Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach

deadline 24 July 2019
employer Illinois State University
type Full-time

Illinois State University invites applications for the position of Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach. This position will work under broad policy guidance and exercise sound judgment when making critical decisions in an ever-changing and dynamic environment. Independent and collaborative analysis will be conducted to solve problems, develop policies and procedures, and complete complex tasks associated with the position. the Assistant Coach will work directly with the student-athletes to develop all physical qualities such as speed, strength, power, agility, flexibility and cardiovascular/muscular endurance, including nutritional and drug-free restorative considerations to improve athletic performance and prevent injury in a given sport. In addition, he/she will assist the Strength and Conditioning Director with organizing and administering the resources of the training facility to obtain the aforementioned goals and objectives. This includes scheduling of the facility and graduate assistants. Further, this position will assist the Director of Strength and Conditioning with purchases of equipment and facility upkeep needs.

Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree, certification through the CSCCa or NSCA or obtained within 60 days of hire.

Desired Qualifications: Master's degree, two(2) years collegiate experience, ability to motivate intercollegiate student-athletes, ability to identify strength and deficiencies in student-athletes' technical and physical execution and the ability to design individual workouts to address those issues to maximize performance, knowledge and ability to teach speed, agility, and flexibility training.

This position is a 12-month position with the opportunity for annual renewal. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. To assure full consideration, interested individuals MUST apply online at by July 24th, 2019. Illinois State University is and Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, females, and veterans.

Illinois State University
Campus Box 2660- Redbird Arena
Normal, IL 61790

Contact: Clay Gruenwald, Human Resources:

Application Procedure:
Applicants must apply online at
Posting ID: 0712257 Apply by Date: July 24, 2019 Starting Date: Mid-August 2019