Whittier College is an independent, four-year Liberal Arts College distinguished by its small size (1600 undergraduates) and a nationally-recognized liberal arts program. Whittier College has a history of strong and innovative interdisciplinary programs and a diverse student body. The College is ideally situated in the scenic hills eighteen miles east of downtown Los Angeles.
Head Strength and Conditioning Coordinator Whittier College (CA), a NCAA Division III member of the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference is accepting applications for a Full-Time Strength & Conditioning Coordinator. Whittier offers 22 varsity programs in which over 30 percent of the student body participates. This is a 12-month position.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 40 hours per week Exempt Status: Exempt Full Time/Part Time status: Full time Salary Range: $46,955-$48,500; Salary will commensurate with experience, skills, and knowledge.
Reports to: Director of Athletics Location/Department: Whittier College (Main Campus)/Athletics
Responsibilities: Responsibilities will include all aspects of strength and conditioning including but not limited to:
Supervises weight room, provides expertise, guidance and training in the area of year-round strength and conditioning programs for all student-athletes and sport teams at Whittier College.
Coordinates with the Head Athletic Trainer and assists with the rehabilitation program for student-athletes.
Coordinates with all head coaches on the design, implementation and supervision of the strength and conditioning programs for all intercollegiate athletic varsity teams; including the management of web based programs.
Provides athletes with guidance and proper training techniques for free weights and other strength training equipment; provides expertise in the area of strength (weight) training and physical conditioning as requested by the head coaches of all intercollegiate sports.
Maintains up-to-date records on the strength program of each team and specific individual workouts of student-athletes; and abides by all NCAA compliance regulations concerning the strength and conditioning coach.
Maintains the athletic weight room for facility cleanliness, keeps maintenance records of all weight room equipment and updates the Assistant Athletic Director on needed equipment upgrades and purchase schedules.
Must be able to competently interact with culturally and ethnically diverse population of students, faculty and staff.
Non-essential Functions of the Job: 1. None identified at this time.
Position Specifications and Requirements:
Previous Experience: Minimum of two years' strength training experience required with a preference in experience at the collegiate level. CSCS, First Aid and CPR certification required; a strong commitment to the student athlete concept and a working knowledge of NCAA and SCIAC rules and regulations. The ideal candidate will possess experience working with diverse constituencies and sensitivity to multi-cultural issues. Knowledge and Education: Bachelor's degree in physical education, kinesiology, exercise physiology or a related field required, Master's degree preferred.
Application Deadline: Until Filled
The position is based in Whittier, California. To be considered for this position, please submit your cover letter and resume to: email@example.com or mail to Whittier College, Attn: Human Resources Manager, 13406 E Philadelphia Street Whittier, CA 90608. AA/AOE.
Whittier College is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against employees or applicants because of race, religion creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, or sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by State or Federal Law