The University of Utah Olympic Sports Performance department is accepting applications for our Summer internship program. Program start date based on availability. This is an unpaid position.
Intern responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and implementation of training programs; assisting with and implementation of athlete assessment; assisting with daily operations and facility/equipment maintenance; completion of various educational assignments during the internship. Intern qualifications include foundational understanding of strength and conditioning principles, knowledge of proper exercise techniques, experience with proper spotting technique, punctuality, enthusiasm, strong work ethic, and the ability to volunteer a minimum of 20 hours per week.
Preferred qualifications include: Senior status or completion of a bachelor's degree in exercise science or related field; SCCC, CSCS, or USAW certification; CPR certification and a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach. Interns will receive experience working in a Division I environment and have the potential to earn recommendations for future career employment.
To apply: Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to: Tom Bjugstad, Assistant Director of Sports Performance, Olympic Sports, via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.