Limited Appointment Athletic Performance Coach

deadline 23 December 2022
employer UC Berkeley
type Full-time

Limited Appointment Athletic Performance Coach

UC Berkeley is currently accepting applications for a Paid Limited Appointment (900 hour) Athletic Performance Coach currently located in the greater San Francisco Bay Area.

Position Function:
This position will assist the Assistant Athletic Director for Athletic Performance with all aspects of performance training and data collection for field sports for Intercollegiate Athletes at UC Berkeley


Based on experience and background

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
-Assist in all aspects of training for Field Sports (football, baseball, softball...)
-Develop and implement a comprehensive strength and conditioning program for assigned teams;
-Maintain an open line of communication with the other members of the athletic performance staff, athletic training, nutrition and sport coaches;

-Implementation and data collection using: Force Plates, GPS, Nordbord, Heart Rate Monitors, Velocity Based Training Systems & Athlete Management Software
- Assist with the upkeep and maintenance of the weight room;
- Perform special assignments, projects and other duties as assigned by the Head Football Athletic Performance coach and Assistant Athletic Director for Athletic Performance

Minimum Qualifications:
- Bachelor's degree in related field with one (1) year of experience as a strength coach in a Collegiate or Professional setting. Certification or Licensure Requirements:
First Aid/CPR/AED Certification; CSCCa-SCCC or NSCA-CSCS Certification.Employment contingent upon a satisfactory governmental background check

- Demonstrate knowledge of program design for a variety of sports;
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
- Professionalism in dealing with coaches and student-athletes;
- Working knowledge of computers and technology is required;
- Excellent written and oral communication skills;
- Ability to foster a cooperative environment;
- Ability to critically assess, utilize, and troubleshoot various forms of weight room technology.

Instructions for Applying:
Please send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Mike Blasquez at