Under supervision of the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, assist with the development and implementation of strength and conditioning programs for 25 intercollegiate athletic teams.
Works with various teams as assigned by the head strength and conditioning coach and design sport specific strength and conditioning programs. Work directly with head coaches of assigned teams to ensure that the specific strength and conditioning needs of each team are met.
Assist team doctors, trainers, and therapists to design and implement injury prevention and rehabilitation programs. Oversee weight room operations in the absence of the head strength and conditioning coach.
- Salary Range : $30,000 – $45,000/Annually
- No. of Positions : 2
- Appointment Type : Contract; 1 year contract
- Percentage of Time : Full Time, 100%
- Shift Hours : Monday – Friday; 8am – 5pm
- Location : Davis Campus
- Union Representation : No
- Benefits Eligible : Yes
- Apply by Date : 12/1/2021
- Possess First Aid & CPR certificate or must obtain within 60 days from date of hire.
Work flexible schedule, occasional evenings/nights, varied lunch hours, weekends and holidays.
- The Smoke and Tobacco Free Environment policy is intended to provide a healthier, safer, and more productive work and learning environment for the entire UC community.
- The University of California prohibits smoking and tobacco use at all University owned or leased properties, or facilities operated by UC staff or faculty. Smoking and tobacco use are strictly prohibited in indoor and outdoor spaces, parking lots, residential space, and University vehicles.
- Certification by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) or certification by the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCA).
- Must maintain certification.
- Experience in the field of Sports Performance with student-athletes in a collegiate setting.
- Knowledge of the rules and safety requirements of strength and conditioning training. This includes, but is not limited to, teaching techniques and safety measures for student-athletes to compete at the collegiate level.
- Knowledge of athletic injury prevention and treatment/modification protocols.
- Knowledge of and commitment to NCAA rules and regulations.
- Knowledge of the sport of basketball.
- United States of America Weightlifting-Club Coach (USAW) Certification.
- Bachelor’s and/or Master’s Degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology,
movement sciences, or related field.
- Skills to schedule, supervise and evaluate staff and student employees.
- Skill to operate a Macintosh or PC computer.
This position is a critical position and subject to a background check. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of background investigation including criminal history and identity checks.
COVID – 19
The University of California has implemented a SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program SARS-CoV-2 Vaccination Policy (ucop.edu) covering all employees. To be compliant with the policy, employees must submit proof of vaccination or a University-approved exception or deferral.