Responsible for assisting in the supervision of the strength and conditioning facility operations to include the development and implementation of assigned Olympic sport’s strength and conditioning programming.
Designs and supervises total conditioning program for each assigned sport during pre-season, in-season and off-season periods.
Develops testing programs to determine the effectiveness of the strength and conditioning programs for assigned sports.
Assists in supervision of student-athletes in the strength and conditioning facility to include providing instructions in the safe use of all athletic lifting techniques.
Works with designated athletic trainer in the rehabilitation of injured student-athletes to get them back to competitive health.
Assists sport coaches with on-campus recruiting of prospective student-athletes.
Supervises the activities and scheduling of team workouts, interns, and student assistants.
Assists designated sport coaches with in-season stretching and warm-up exercises as requested.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
Knowledge of ACC and NCAA rules and regulations.
Knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and the biomechanics of the body, also various training techniques/skills.
Knowledge of the principles of athletic strength and conditioning programming.
Ability to demonstrate/teach a wide variety of physical activities related to strength and conditioning.
Knowledge of athletic injury prevention and treatment protocols.
Ability to demonstrate effective communication skills both orally and in writing.
Experience with Catapult (GPS) and EliteForm (VBT) Training Systems
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community.
Ability to foster a cooperative environment with athletes, sports coaches and administrators.
Ability to motivate student-athletes and sport coaches.
Proficiency in computer use including Microsoft Word and other relevant software applications.
Ability to work evenings and weekends.
Valid driver license with good driving record; must be insurable.