Careers

Volunteer Strength and Conditioning Intern

deadline 01 May 2021
employer Lamar University
type Internship
approved Yes

Lamar University Strength and Conditioning is currently accepting applications for Volunteer Internship positions for the Summer of 2021. The internship will begin on May 28 and end August 5.

Qualified candidates will work directly with Football along with various Olympic sport teams as assigned. Our main goal is education through experience.

This includes daily coaching opportunities, opportunities to lead small team sessions, continuing education, an internship curriculum, expansion of network connections, and daily weight room maintenance.

While working with all Division-I athletic programs, interns will gain practical coaching experience in accordance with the philosophy of the department and can begin to lay the groundwork for future opportunities, with a consideration for future employment recommendations.

Qualifications:
- Strong work ethic, attention to detail, enthusiasm, effective communication skills, positive energy, willingness to learn
- Bachelors' degree or a degree in progress (Internship can be completed for class credit), hold or pursuing a SCCC, CSCS, or USAW certification.

To Apply:
Please send your resume, cover letter, and 3 references with “Internship Application” in the subject line to Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coordinator Travis Nichols at tnichols6@lamar.edu. The deadline to apply is May 1, 2021.