Velocity Hockey Center, located in Edina, MN, is seeking qualified strength and conditioning interns for Summer 2017. The internship will begin no later than May 30th, 2017 and will continue through August 2017. Interns will gain hands-on coaching experience working with elite hockey athletes of all levels from youth to professional.
Responsibilities: Interns will assist the strength and conditioning staff with dynamic warm-ups, speed and agility training, strength training, exercise technique progressions, and collecting and interpreting testing data for summer training groups. Interns will also be responsible for the set-up and breakdown of equipment and the daily maintenance of equipment and facilities.
Preferred qualifications: Working towards a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in exercise physiology or related field, First Aid and CPR certified, CSCS certified or working towards CSCS or other certification. Previous experience in a strength and conditioning program, coaching experience, or current/previous collegiate athlete.
Compensation: This is an unpaid position but those accepted for the internship will receive practical strength and conditioning experience, coaching education, hours towards undergraduate/graduate internship requirement.
Candidates please submit Cover letter, Resume, and Three Professional References. to Dan Meinz, Director of Strength and Conditioning, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Subject title: Summer 2017 Internship.