Minimum Position Qualifications
- Bachelor’s degree and four years strength & conditioning coaching experience at the collegiate level.
- Current CPR/AED certification required.
- Must currently hold and maintain CSCS or SCCC certification.
- Special Conditions Work Schedule
- Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- Will require early mornings, nights, weekends some holidays and travel.
Posting Date 12/23/2020 Closing Date 01/03/2021 Open Until Screening Begins
Hiring Range $40,000 – $50,000 per year, Full-Time: Benefits Eligible Working Conditions
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to handle, or feel; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk. The employee is occasionally required to stand; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, or crouch. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
Additional Working Conditions Special Instructions to Applicants
All applications must be submitted online at workforum.memphis.edu
Applicants must complete all applicable sections of the online application to be considered for a position. Please upload a cover letter, resume, and reference list after completing your application, if required by the system. Required work experience is based on full time hours. Part time work experience will be prorated as listed.
Candidates who are called for an interview must notify the Department of Human Resources in writing of any reasonable accommodation needed prior to the date of the interview.
Positions Supervised: interns, graduate assistants, student workers
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
- Knowledge of principles and methods for curriculum and training design, teaching and instruction for individuals and groups, and the measurement of training effects.
- Knowledge of nutrition guidelines to obtain maximum benefits for student-athletes
- Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Additional Position Information
Must be able to comply with department, University, NCAA, Conference and policies and procedures.
Develops and coordinates screening of white shirt/un-recruited walk-ons for Football program.
Prepares weekly evaluation reports to be shared with respective position coaches.
Teaches and supervises proper lifting techniques and assists in spotting when necessary.
Supports the Head Coach of Strength & Conditioning with all Exercise Techniques tasks, knowledge and skills.
Works collaboratively with Football recruitment to coordinate the presentation of the Athletic Development program to potential student athletes on official and un-official campus visits; Develops and maintains recruiting presentation materials; oversee Football social media accounts to ensure proper Athletics and University procedures are followed.
Assists in fitness testing, computation of results, and evaluation of individual athletes.
Assists in developing programming of the signee training package.
Maintains weekly communication with all signees to provide coaching and consultation for successful transition to the on-campus program; oversee individualization of each signee’s training plan.
Oversees the general operation of the strength facility in the absence of the Head Coach of Strength & Conditioning. Including scheduling of maintenance and repairs and assisting with ordering of equipment and supplies. Assists with general maintenance and cleaning of the Strength & Conditioning facility and equipment.
Assist in management and scheduling of football students training times.