Summer 2019 Volunteer Internships

deadline 01 April 2019
employer University of Wyoming
type Internship
approved Yes

The University of Wyoming Sports Performance Department is now accepting applications for SUMMER 2019 VOLUNTEER INTERN positions (2). Application review will begin immediately.

Job Description: Assist the sports performance staff in all day-to-day operations of the University of Wyoming weight rooms. Duties will include but are not limited to; assisting staff in the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for Olympic Sports, setup and breakdown of training equipment and assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of weight rooms. This is an ACTIVE coaching position which will require interns to work directly with student-athletes in large and small group settings. Interns must also complete all requirements assigned through the intern education program.

Qualifications: Pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in exercise science or a related field. Experience in a collegiate setting, and a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning coach at the collegiate level. Prospective interns must pass a background check to be eligible for the position. Certification or working towards certifications with the CSCCa-SCCC, NSCA-CSCS, and/or USAW is preferred.

Compensation: This is an UNPAID POSITION. Class credit toward graduation requirements from your current institution, weekly structured education sessions, the opportunity to learn from four experienced strength and conditioning coaches. Interns will also have the opportunity to complete a mentorship through CSCCa Master Strength Coach and approved mentor Mike Cotterman.

Dates: May 2019 - August 2019. How to Apply: Email ONE PDF document with a cover letter, resume, and three references to Coach Mike Cotterman, Director of Olympic Sports Performance at Applications Due by April 1st.