Western Carolina Athletic Performance is accepting applications for a part-time position. This is an 11-month position at $9 per hour for 40 hours a week. We are looking for candidates with a strong desire for a long-term career in strength and conditioning who also have strong communication skills, and are eager to work in a competitive atmosphere.
This position is responsible for all strength and conditioning duties for assigned sport teams and will assist other sport teams as needed. Other responsibilities include but are not limited to general equipment upkeep, weight room sanitation, computer work, game day responsibilities, and assisting in the nutrition supplementation program.
This position will more than likely oversee Track & Field, Women’s Soccer, Women’s Tennis, Golf and will also assist with Football and Basketball. Experience working with these teams is preferred.
The applicant must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and must have a current strength and conditioning certification from one of the following: CSCCa, NSCA, may also accept NASM-PES if the applicant is pursuing the CSCCa or CSCS. Must have a minimum of six months job experience in a college athletic strength and conditioning setting. CPR and AED certification is required. The applicant needs to have a strong background in programming strength, speed, agility, power, core, flexibility training and may be required to submit a program of the Director or Assistant Director’s choosing to give us an idea of your level of expertise.
The applicant must follow all rules and regulations presented by the NCAA, the SoCon and Western Carolina University. Interested candidates can apply online.