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University of Alabama Assistant Strength Coach

deadline 14 November 2018
employer University of South Alabama
type Full-time

The University of South Alabama is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach. This is a full time, twelve-month position that will assist the Director of General Athletics Strength & Conditioning in all facets of a NCAA FBS Division I program. This position's duties will include the development and implementation of a Sun Belt Conference Baseball Program, The position will oversee and coordinate the strength and conditioning program for other sports as assigned.

Responsibilities include program design, advanced training of student-athletes in sport specific performance enhancing workouts; educational resources on nutrition; and work with sports medicine staff regarding injuries and workout modifications for injured/rehab student-athletes; and other duties as assigned. This position will work directly with their assigned sports head coaches to communicate all aspects of the strength and conditioning program.


Minimum Qualifications:
-Bachelor's Degree in a related field from an accredited institution as approved and accepted by the University of South Alabama.
-Minimum of two years' experience in strength and conditioning at the intercollegiate level or equivalent
-Certification by either of the two NCAA recognized strength and conditioning certification organizations: CSCCa-SCCC and/or NSCA-CSCS. (current & valid)
-CPR Certification
-Knowledge of NCAA/Sun Belt Conference rules and guidelines
-Experience with programming and developing annual training plans for men's and women's sport teams

Preferred Qualifications:
-Master's degree
-Experience in Strength and Conditioning for Baseball
-USAW Certification
-Intercollegiate baseball experience
-Proficient in Microsoft Office/Apple Computers


Applicants must have the ability to work collaboratively and effectively with coaches, athletic trainers, student-athletes, and administrators.

This position is subject to a pre-employment background and criminal check. The background and criminal check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.

Applicants should submit letter of application, resume, copy of all current S & C certification certificates, and at least three references to sandcassistant@southalabama.edu

No phone calls please. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.
All resumes received by September 21, 2018 will be assured full consideration. Late applications will be reviewed as necessary to fill the position.

The University of South Alabama is an EO/AA employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression), religion, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

EO/AA Employer - minorities/females/veterans/disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.