Sam Houston State University Coach Assistant - Strength in Huntsville, Texas
Occupational Category (Staff Positions Only): Professional
Hiring Salary: Monthly-Staff
Master’s Degree in Kinesiology or related field. Minimum of four years of experience in a strength program, preferably at the collegiate level. Must hold and maintain a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) certification or a Strength & Conditioning Coach Certified (SCCC) certification. Must have a current CPR and AED certification. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Serves as an Assistant Strength Coach responsible for overseeing all aspects of athletic development for assigned sport to include daily operation of the weight facility and designing and implementing a program that promotes athletic development and durability.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Assists with designing and implementing a program that would promote athletic development and durability. Supervises the scheduling of a team and oversees workouts. Assists with the nutrition education program within the department. Hires and oversees interns. Maintains good working relationships with the athletic training staff. Performs other related duties as assigned.