Men's and Women's Hockey Strength and Conditioning Coach
University of Minnesota Duluth
March 2, 2018
Full-time - Experienced
Coaching, Coaching - Strength & Conditioning
4 Year Degree
Scope of Position: This incumbent will be responsible for all aspects of developing and implementing strength and conditioning programs for our Men’s and Women’s hockey teams. Utilize organizational skills to manage strength and conditioning facilities and budgets.
Duties and Responsibilities: •(45%) Delivers strength and conditioning services to members of the intercollegiate Men’s and Women’s Hockey teams. Including but not limited to; scheduling, designing and administrating programming, serving as a resource for nutritional education and other duties as assigned. •(30%) Design and daily administration of strengthening, stretching, agility/plyometric, speed development and all conditioning exercises to assigned teams in order to obtain desired results. •(15%) Provide instruction in safe and effective spotting procedures for all lifts to insure that maximum effect of the exercise and that the safety of the athlete is maintained. •(2.5%) Administer and evaluate testing procedures to identify both athlete and team strengths and weaknesses. •(2.5%) Manage and maintain inventory and strength & conditioning infrastructure. •(2.5%) Establish good line of communication with coaches of designated teams. •(2.5%) Performs other duties not specifically stated herein but deemed essential to the operation of the strength & conditioning program as assigned by the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach.
How to Apply: Applications must be submitted online. To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions. You will have the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a cover letter and resume. Apply at the following link: https://www.myu.umn.edu/psp/psprd/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_APP_SCHJOB.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_SCHJOB&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1
Additional documents may be attached after application by accessing your "My Activities" page and uploading documents there.
Complete applications must include: 1. Letter of Application 2. Current Resume 3. Contact information for three professional References
Completed online applications will be considered beginning 3/26/18.
This position will remain open until filled.
Please send any inquiries to Kristina D'Allaird, Search Committee Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org or 218-726-6874. To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail email@example.com or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).
If you have started receiving retirement annuity payments from the Minnesota State Retirement System (MSRS) or Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA) your eligibility for this position may be impacted. Please contact MSRS or PERA for any eligibility limitations.
Background Check: Any offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Our presumption is that prospective employees are eligible to work in the United States. Criminal convictions do not automatically disqualify finalists from employment.
BA/BS degree in exercise science, kinesiology, health, or related field from a regionally accredited university
Strength & conditioning coaching experience at the junior, collegiate, international, professional or similar level
Demonstrated strong written and oral communication skills
Knowledge and experience using Microsoft excel and other applications
MA/MS degree in exercise science, kinesiology, health, or related field from regionally accredited university
3 years strength & conditioning coaching experience at the collegiate hockey setting
Demonstrated strong oral and interpersonal skills coach
About University of Minnesota Duluth
Now in its 80th year of existence, the University of Minnesota Duluth athletics continues to reign as one of the most well-balanced and competitive programs in the Upper Midwest. UMD is a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and belongs to the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NCAA Division II), except for men's and women's ice hockey, which are aligned with the National Collegiate Hockey Conference and the Western Collegiate Hockey Association respectively, both NCAA Division I conferences.