Graduate Assistant

deadline 01 July 2021
employer Southern Illinois University Carbondale
type Full-time

Southern Illinois University (Carbondale)-Southern Illinois University-Carbondale is seeking applicants for a Graduate Assistant position with an expected start date of August 1.

Duties include: assisting the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach in all aspects of the SIUC strength and conditioning program including but not limited to team warm-ups, strength and speed training, conditioning, flexibility, athlete assessments, support goals and objectives of SIUC athletic program, comply with University, Conference, NCAA Division 1 rules and regulations, work cooperatively with departmental personnel, support the student-athlete concept, and demonstrate concern for health, safety, and welfare of each student athlete.

Minimum requirements include: Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science related field and a strong desire to pursue an Athletic Performance career. Preferred experience as a collegiate athlete, or no less than one academic year of undergraduate/postgraduate internship experience coaching weightlifting at the collegiate level. Must have completed SCCC through the CSCCa or CSCS through the NSCA. Candidate must meet admission requirements of chosen degree. Evidence of strong organizational skills. Ability to interact with student-athletes, colleagues, and public.

Apply by sending resume and cover letter to: Zach Zimmerman at