Job Details
Assistant Sports Performance Coach
Staff: Full-time Staff
501345 Strength/Conditioner
Cover Letter, Resume/CV

This position assists the Assistant AD for Sports Performance in all phases of an NCAA Division I Sports Performance Program.

  • Design, implement, and schedule a sports performance program that is specific to this position’s assigned sports: including strength, power, speed, agility, conditioning work, and more. 
  • Oversee all aspects of nutrition for this position’s assigned sports. 
  • Work with sports medicine to help reduce the risk of injury and to help develop return-to-play plans if injuries occur. 
  • Utilize technologies to help train and evaluate athletes including, but not limited to, Velocity Based Training, GPS, Timing Systems, and more. 
  • Maintain weight room equipment to ensure a clean and safe workspace for student-athletes.
  • Work with other areas of campus such as the College of Health Sciences and the Business and Sports Analytics Programs to provide internship opportunities for our students and to assist with data collection and breakdown. 
  • Assist with all aspects of Project Samson, as directed.
  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in an exercise science-related field.
  • Must have either Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) or the Strength and Conditioning Coach Certified (SCCC) through the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaching Association (CSCCA).
  • Must be certified or be able to obtain certification in first aid, CPR, and AED. 
  • Computer literacy.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to withstand long periods of standing, sitting, and walking. 
  • Must be available to work early mornings, late nights, and weekends, as needed. 
  • Ability to routinely lift up to 100 pounds, if necessary.
  • Data analytics and sports science experience.
  • Experience working at the college level. 
  • Experience working with specific sports at the collegiate level.
40 (FT)