Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach

Company: Regional Health ( Learn More )

General Information
US-SD-Rapid City
4 Year Degree
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Job Description Regional Health is seeking an Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach to support our partner, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology (SDSMT). If you have a passion for helping student athletes to optimize their performance this may the position for you!

Position Highlights:

  • Career Growth: Opportunity to work in a progressive and growing athletic medicine department at the NCAA Division II level at a well esteemed academic university with a dedicated scholar-athlete population.
  • Expertise: Work within a collaborative athletic medicine team including the Team Physician, Athletic Trainers, and Strength & Conditioning Coach, in conjunction with an involved and supportive team of Coaches, Assistant Athletic Director and Athletic Director.
  • Stability: Appreciate the benefits and support as a Regional Health caregiver, while being a fully invested member of the SDSMT athletic medicine team.
  • Lifestyle: Enjoy a multitude of outdoor activities in the beautiful Black Hills, vibrant downtown Rapid City and centralized location to Montana/Wyoming/Colorado.
  • Responsibilities:

  • Under the direction of the Head Strength and Conditioning Coordinator, assists with development and over sees training programs including fitness and nutrition.
  • Acknowledge and follow all policies, procedures and regulations set forth by the NCAA, affiliated athletic conference(s), University and Regional Health as they apply to athletic training, strength and conditioning, and the student-athlete’s well being.
  • Collaborates with assigned head coaches to design, plan, organize, and facilitate strength and conditioning needs for each of the university sports.
  • Under the direction of the Head Strength and Conditioning Coordinator, assesses athletes physical attributes to accelerate athletic performance; teach safe and effective lifting techniques and spotting procedures; select exercises in the areas of strength, flexibility and speed development; provides nutritional counseling; and implements long-term training programs and conditioning for athletes year round.
  • Will assist the Head Strength and Conditioning Coordinator in maintaining appropriate records as required by the NCAA, affiliated athletic conference(s), University and Regional Health.

  • Must hold a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) certification through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Health Related field required.
  • Must adapt to flexible schedule as working hours are dependent on athletic schedules. Some travel required.
  • Regional Health offers competitive compensation, benefits and professional growth in a caring work environment committed to helping patients and communities live well.

    Physical Demands: Medium: Lifting no more than 50 pounds at a time, with frequent lifting or carrying of objects weighing up to 25 pounds. Work Hours: 40 hours per week. Schedule depends on the athletic programs' schedules. Some travel, along with evening and weekend work will be required.

    Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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