SpeedLab is a new innovative Speed & Performance space situated inside COPA Soccer Training Center in Walnut Creek, California. SpeedLab features elite-level technology, proven methods and spaces designed to teach and re-teach people how to move and run. It is set up to serve the modern athlete through engaging technology but also through carefully thought out methods that promote long term athlete development.
SpeedLab programs offer services to athletic and general populations:
Expert running instruction, proven at the highest levels of professional sports, utilizing high-speed treadmills and dynamic movement devices.
Detailed movement and running analysis to base programs on objective results
SpeedCourt: floor sensor technology from our German partners GlobalSpeed- used by professional organizations globally. Interaction of the brain, nervous system and the muscles.
SpeedTrack: an indoor, “smart” sprint track for training and competition.
Movement Skills: an engaging routine that involves nervous system development for all ages.
Strength & Power: development of qualities to support speed and agility development.
Small Group classes with a healthy coach to athlete ratio. COVID compliant
Locker Rooms: lockers, showers, and towel service for all members.
About the Position:
Our SpeedLab Coaches will be our Speed & Movement Experts, heading up the technique and movement training sessions offerings we provide for our athletes. Our coaches are committed to long term athlete development, by leveraging technology to creating positive learning environments and effectively teaching appropriate methods. This will be an opportunity to coach small groups of athletes from many sports, from young athletes, to collegiate athletes and veterans.
Design, lead and deliver classes to youth athletes within thE SpeedLab methodology and framework
Create a safe, welcoming and positive learning environment for athletes to enjoy
Participate in staff development and outreach events
Customer Service! We will pride ourselves on the high quality of the Customer Experience we provide.
Proven growth mindset – further education, certificates, advanced learning
Our coaches are professional, enthusiastic and friendly.
Have a strong interest in the development of youth athletes.
Maintain the high standard of experience and appearance of our facility.
Ability to learn and become comfortable with our new technology- operating software and hardware which will be integral to our programs.
Must be comfortable and skillful in dealing with all ages. We provide a fun and rewarding experience!
College Degree in Exercise Science/Kinesiology or related field preferred.
Experience as an Exercise Coach with various populations.
Proven growth mindset – further education, certificates and advanced learning
Current CPR/AED certification or an ability to gain within 2 month of hiring
What we Offer at SpeedLab:
Competitive compensation, eligible for annual performance rewards and base increases.
On site education and certification .
Strong potential for advancement in this exciting, groundbreaking organization.
Regular staff training sessions, exercise options, and fun activities.
Weekly staff COVID testing.
Physical effort and exertion required for this role. May include: all exercise and sports-related movements, maintenance of equipment, lifting weights up to 45 pounds, and prolonged walking and standing. We are a health and wellness company, so we hope all employees will be inspired to lead by example! Ability to dependably arrive on time at our Walnut Creek facility is a must. All new hires must successfully complete a background check as a condition of employment.
Please email your resume and a cover letter explaining why you’re interested to Barry McCabe at firstname.lastname@example.org