Nichols College is a four-year private, not-for-profit, coeducational institution offering bachelors, and master’s degrees as well as certificate programs. Within a supportive community, the College’s mission is to transform today’s students into tomorrow’s leaders through a dynamic, career-focused business and professional education. Nichols is an NCAA DIII institution.
JOB SUMMARY: The Strength and Conditioning Coordinator will report to the Associate Director of Athletics. Responsibilities include developing and monitoring performance training of all 21 varsity athletic teams in collaboration with each head coach, instructing proper resistance training exercises technique and speed development, dynamic warm-ups, flexibility routines, testing and evaluating physical performance, collaboration with athletic trainers with rehabilitation of student-athletes, and overseeing operation of the weight room in the Nichols College Athletics Center.
DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS: Candidates shall have a genuine understanding and commitment to the NCAA DIII philosophy as well as strong leadership and interpersonal skills with an ability to work with all constituencies of the campus. The coordinator should be familiar with Conference, Region and National NCAA Division III rules and regulations.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EDUCATION REQUIRED: A Bachelor's degree is required plus SCCC or CSCS certification. Two years’ experience is required involving assisting in the development and management of sport-specific individual and team performance training programs. Must possess effective communication skills and the ability to work with various schedules throughout the school year. This is an 11 month exempt position with benefits. CPR/ AED & First Aid Certification required subsequent to date of hire.
PHYSICAL JOB COMPONENTS:
Able to use office and telecommunication equipment
Ability to communicate in writing and orally
The position will remain open until filled, however, for full consideration, please submit a resume and cover letter no later than June 15, 2018. The anticipated start date for the position will be on or around August 1, 2018.