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The Holistic Health and Fitness (H2F) System is the Army’s primary investment in Soldier readiness and lethality, optimal physical and non-physical performance, reduced injury rates, improved rehabilitation after injury, and increased overall effectiveness of the Total Army. The system empowers and equips Soldiers to take charge of their health, fitness, and well-being in order to optimize individual performance, while preventing injury and disease.
Performance Team Support: Ensure and engage in the administration of effective strength and conditioning training programs designed to maximize the physical performance and reduce the risk of musculoskeletal injuries of Brigade personnel. Develop and execute strength and conditioning programs in accordance with government H2F protocols and standards. Coordinate scheduling of facilities for Government approved courses, training, and classes. Ensure safe and effective operation of equipment used within their work capacity which contributes to a safe working environment. Track and document Soldier/unit progression and recommend opportunities for H2F Program improvement.
Travel: Travel may be required in order to accomplish mission goals to include evenings and weekends with the ability to use all modes of transportation. This position requires access to US Government facilities and systems. US Citizenship, a valid driver’s license, auto insurance and reliable transportation to travel to assigned locations and nearby facilities is required.
Work Conditions: Flexibility to work non-standard hours as needed in order to properly serve and assist clients. Work is generally performed austere environment and terrain (outdoors, ranges, field training environments) where there is may be exposure to unpleasant and/or hazardous working conditions; Job assignments may require working at client site where working conditions may vary. Must be able to lift and manipulate loads and weight plates up to 55 pounds.
Required Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree, at a minimum, from an accredited university or college in exercise science, health science, or physical education-related discipline.
Certification by the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCA) or National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).
Minimum of three years of experience working with a military or DoD organization(s).
Minimum of two years of relevant strengthening and conditioning coach work experience within the last five years.
Minimum of two years of experience developing and executing functional injury control and health/well-being programs focused on a common sport or mission performance goal.
Current certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers from the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross with Automated External Defibrillators (AED) certification.
Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of military lifestyle through personal and/or professional experience - in depth understanding about the military culture and the command structure.
Military leadership experience is a plus.
Articulates understanding of basic evaluation techniques and use of customer feedback to improve overall program effectiveness/impact.
Demonstrates the ability to manage multiple priorities, illustrates attention to detail, and shows evidence of being conscientious regarding deadlines.
Ability to work in a collaborative environment with remotely located team members.
Work Location: Fort Bliss, Texas; Fort Polk, Louisiana; Joint Base Lewis McChord, Washington; Fort Drum, New York; Fort Bragg, North Carolina