Asst. Director of Strength & Conditioning

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Raleigh, NORTH CAROLINA
Deadline: 25 Jul 2017
Vacancy Type EHRA Non-Faculty
Is Internal Transfer Only No
Working Title Asst. Director of Strength & Conditioning
Salary Range
Anticipated Hiring Range Commenseurate with experience
Position Number 00007994
Work Schedule M-F, 8am-5pm; with nights, weekends, and holidays as needed
Full Time Equivalent (FTE) 1.0
Department 100129 - Athletics - Weight Room
Department Athletics
Job City & State Raleigh, NC
Primary Function of Organizational Unit

The mission of the NC State Department of Athletics is to prepare student-athletes to compete at the highest level and to inspire them to be leaders now and for the future by providing the best environment to achieve their athletic, academic and personal aspirations as well as providing support for the professional development of our coaches and staff, all within the role of the greater institutional relationships to the University. North Carolina State University competes as an NCAA Division I team in the Atlantic Coast Conference.

Essential Job Duties

• Design, develop, implement and evaluate evidence and scientific-based strength and conditioning programs that may include warm-up/cool-downs, plyometric/speed/change of direction training, strength training, energy system development, recovery and injury rehabilitation coordination with athletic training staff for assigned teams
• Conduct detailed movement assessments with all athletes prior to training in conjunction with athletic training staff
• Travel as assigned, with responsibilities including warm-up/cool-downs, and monitoring of the training process in practice/competition
• Create detailed needs analyses for assigned sports in conjunction with sport coaches and support staff
• Documenting of reliable/valid performance changes to determine efficacy of training programs
• Review training process results and determine evolution of training process based on testing, monitoring, and performance results
• Develop a seamless line of communication with the Director of Strength and Conditioning/Olympic Sports and your respective sport coaches regarding the performance and readiness of the student-athlete, which includes timely reporting and response to the Director’s inquiries or assignments
• Provide input on training theories and methodology adding to an expected level of excellence
• Cultivate a trans-disciplinary mindset within the department through open collaboration with support staff, sport coaches and administration

Other Work/Responsibilities

Other duties as assigned. Adherence to ACC, NCAA and University policies and regulations.

Minimum Education/Experience

Requires possession of post baccalaureate credentials or equivalent independent experience in comparable instructional or educational activities.

Departmental Required Skills

Bachelor’s degree required.

CSCS certification required.

Must be able to lift 90 pounds or more on a frequent basis, with or without reasonable accommodations.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

Master’s Degree preferred in Physical Education, Exercise Science or Related Field.

2 years experience working in a Collegiate Strength & Conditioning program.

Experience with athlete management software.

Required License or Certification

CSCS certification required.

Special Instructions

Please include as attachments a resume/CV and contact information for at least 3 professional references.

Job Open Date 07/12/2017
Must Be Open Until
Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time.
07/25/2017
Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No
Proposed Hire Date
AA/EOE

AA/EOE. In addition, NC State welcomes all persons without regard to sexual orientation or genetic information. Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application and interview process please call (919) 515-3148. Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at www.wes.org. Degree must be obtained prior to start date.
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