The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is accepting applications for the position of Strength Coach – Baseball. The position will report to the Associate Director of Strength and Conditioning and will oversee the strength and conditioning program for baseball in addition to any varsity sport(s) assigned. This position will assist with the administration, management and supervision of strength training and conditioning functions for student-athletes participating in the intercollegiate athletic program, within the guidelines, rules and regulations of West Virginia University, the Big 12 Conference and the NCAA, assist with warm-up, support, recovery and travel for baseball. The position is expected to design, implement and conduct sport-specific strength and conditioning programs that facilitate maximum benefits for student-athletes including individualized, comprehensive and year-round programs, supervise and instruct student-athletes and coaches in all aspects of weight training, conditioning and nutrition, collaborate with coaches and athletic training staff on the overall conditioning, rehabilitation and welfare of student-athletes, design and maintain student-athlete records and monitor progress of training programs, and oversee general activities in weight room and assist other staff members as needed. Supervise weight room facilities to insure a safe and functional environment. In order to be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities: • Maintain high standard of ethics and integrity related to intercollegiate athletics • Knowledge of NCAA Division I intercollegiate athletics • Knowledge of NCAA and conference guidelines, policies, rules and regulations • Exhibit strong creative, organizational and interpersonal skills • Demonstrated knowledge of correct English, grammar, spelling, punctuation and sentence structure • Ability to manage multiple tasks for extended period of time • Ability to independently plan and organize work • Proactive attitude towards work and assignments • Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community • Demonstrated knowledge of record keeping and adherence to schedule • Ability to maintain proper unit attendance and punctuality standards, work extended hours including nights and weekends Work Hours: Varies – Must work extended hours including nights and weekends. Requirements • Background check • Resume • Cover letter • Three professional references First consideration will be given to those who apply by August 31, 2020. Qualifications • Bachelor’s Degree Required – Master’s Degree Preferred • Minimum 2 years strength and conditioning experience, preferably at the Division I or professional level. • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) or Strength and Conditioning Coach Certified (SCCC) • First aid, AED and CPR certification About WVU About WVU West Virginia University is a place to grow, explore, interact and learn. It’s a place where innovation meets passion, where potential meets talent. It’s a place that makes a difference in the world. And do you know why? Because it’s a place with you. This University is only capable of such big things because of our employees. Thank you for your hard work, dedication and tireless efforts toward progress. We love having you here. Let’s go! West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff and students, and invites applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans. Job Posting Aug 26, 2020 Posting Classification Non-Classified Exemption Status Exempt Benefits Eligible Yes Schedule Full-time


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