The University of Pittsburgh Olympic Strength and Conditioning Staff is looking to fill 3-4 VOLUNTEER (unpaid) internship positions for the Fall 2020 semester.
Start and end dates will be Aug 10th- Nov 20th.
We are looking for eager and enthusiastic individuals with a strong desire to pursue a career as a strength and conditioning professional. You will gain invaluable experience at an ACC, Power-5 program, working with elite level athletes in a variety of sports.
Qualified applicants will have:
-Obtained or be working towards a degree in Exercise Science or a related field
-Possess or be working towards their CSCS or CSCCa certification
-CPR/AED certification is mandatory
-All qualified candidates must be able to pass a background check.
Upon completion of the Pitt Strength and Conditioning Intern Education Program you will be qualified to confidently sit for the CSCS and/or CSCCa certification exam.
Daily duties and responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
-Assisting with the implementation and supervision of strength and conditioning programs for Olympic sports
-Active participation in the intern education program which will include completion of required readings, assignments, projects, demonstrations, meetings with the strength staff, and more
Maintenance of the strength and conditioning facility and equipment
-Set-up and break-down of equipment for strength and conditioning sessions
-Other daily tasks as assigned by the Strength and Conditioning staff.
To be considered you must send your resume, cover letter and a list of 3 references to Frank Barone at Fbarone@athletics.pitt.edu