Assist the Director of Strength & Conditioning for Olympic Sports in managing all areas of the program and assist with supervising 16000 sq. ft. weight room, interns, graduate assistants and hourly staff. Design, implement and monitor sport specific weight training and conditioning programs for assigned sports. Provide instruction in proper lifting techniques, conditioning modalities, pre-habilitation techniques, and recovery methods. Monitor progress of athletes through computer charting and analysis of daily, monthly, and annual training for assigned sport teams; and counsel student-athletes in the area of performance enhancement.
40 % Provide instruction in proper lifting techniques with an emphasis on Olympic lifting; monitor progress of athletes through computer charting and analysis of daily training.
25% Design, implement and monitor sport specific weight training and conditioning programs for assigned sports.
15% Assist with supervising & maintenance 16000 sq. ft. weight room, interns, graduate assistants and hourly staff.
10% Other duties as assigned by the S&C Director.
5% Communicate with the coaching staff, athletic training and university administrative staff; coordinate scheduling.
5% Counsel athletes in dietary habits and assess body composition with help of available resources.
Ensures compliance with NCAA, SEC and institutional rules and regulations pertaining to the area of Strength & Conditioning
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Ability to program, implement and monitor sport specific weight training and conditioning programs for assigned sports. Provide instruction in proper and safe lifting techniques with an emphasis on free weight training and Olympic lifting. Expertise in demonstrating and coaching a variety of agility, speed, and conditioning exercises, drills and techniques with student athletes across several sports programs. Provide Fusionetics and Sparta oriented pre-habilitation. Monitor progress of all athletes through computer charting and analysis of daily training; counsel student-athletes in the area of performance enhancement.
Ability to communicate proficiently with individuals within and outside the University by telephone and email. Ability to work independently and handle multiple tasks. This position requires knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, excellent communication skills, attention to detail, good organizational skills and ability to interact with individuals at all levels. Coordinate scheduling; and work well with athletic and university administrative staff. The candidate must have knowledge of NCAA and/or SEC rules and agree to adhere to same.
The physical demands and environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job; the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit and talk or hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and assist student-athletes during weight training. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close and distance vision, and peripheral vision. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate, but escalates to high during peak times in the facility. Candidate must be available to work flexible hours -including weekends, evenings and holidays when required.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: S04354P
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