University of Pittsburgh Olympic Sports Internship

deadline 14 March 2021
employer University of Pittsburgh
type Internship
approved No

The University of Pittsburgh Olympic Strength and Conditioning Staff is looking to fill 3-4 VOLUNTEER (unpaid) internship positions for the Summer 2021 semester. Start and end dates will be May 4th-August 21st. We are looking for eager and enthusiastic individuals with a strong desire to pursue a career as a strength and conditioning professional.

You will gain invaluable experience at an ACC, Power-5 program, working with elite level athletes in a variety of sports. Qualified applicants will have obtained or be working towards a degree in Exercise Science or a related field, as well as possess or be working towards their CSCCa or CSCS certification. CPR/AED certification is mandatory and all qualified candidates must be able to pass a background check.

Upon completion of the Pitt Strength and Conditioning Intern Education Program you will be qualified to confidently sit for the CSCCa and/or CSCs certification exam.

Daily duties and responsibilities will include but not be limited to assisting with the implementation and supervision of strength and conditioning programs for Olympic sports; active participation in the intern education program which will include completion of required readings, assignments, projects, demonstrations, meetings with the strength staff, and more; maintenance of the strength and conditioning facility and equipment; set-up and break- down of equipment for strength and conditioning sessions; other daily tasks as assigned by the Strength and Conditioning staff.

To be considered you must send your resume, cover letter and a list of 3 references to Frank Barone at