Spring 2016 Internship
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology is currently accepting applications for 2 UNPAID Strength and Conditioning Internship positions. The dates which are somewhat flexible, are Jan 13th – April 29th. Selected interns will be working with all 11 sports at SD Mines, including football.
Interns will assist strength staff with the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for all SD Mines athletic teams. In addition, they will help with facility maintenance and aide in the enforcement of weight room policies and procedures.
This will be a hands on experience with responsibilities assigned based on previous experience.
To be eligible, applicants must be pursuing a career as a collegiate strength and conditioning coach. Additionally, the applicant must be completing a Bachelors or Master’s degree in Exercise Science or any related field. Preference will be given to applicants who have obtained their SCCC, CSCS, USAW, and CPR certifications. They must have a strong work ethic, great energy and enthusiasm, excellent communication skills, and great desire to learn about the strength and conditioning profession.
This position will not receive any monetary compensation, but will receive valuable experience and future recommendation based on performance. College credit hours will be accepted if applicable with your current institution.
How to apply:
To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and list of three professional reference to Bret Miguez, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, at Bret. Miguez@sdsmt.edu. Please enter “spring 2016 Internship” for the subject heading.
The deadline to apply is December 13th, 2015. Phone interviews will be conducted Dec 17th-18th, 2015. The anticipated start date is January 13th, 2016.
*All strength and conditioning interns are required to demonstrate exemplary ethical conduct and conformance to NCAA Division 2 rules and regulations.