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Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach

Company:
Boston College
Job Location:
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
Category:
Athletics and Coaching
Boston College Introduction

Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,445 full-time undergraduates and 5,125 graduate and professional students. Ranked 35 among national universities, Boston College has 878 full-time and 1,201 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $1.2 billion, and an endowment in excess of $2.8 billion.

Job Description

The Boston College Athletic Department is seeking an Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach. They will be designing and implementing programs for the Olympic sport athletes (Non-Football). This position works with student-athletes daily to enhance his/her personal ability through the development of strength, movement and speed. Additionally, the sports performance area helps to develop mental preparedness and well-being for the student athlete. This position works directly with coaching staff to ensure the
training is effective and beneficial to the athlete's development for their sport. Also, works directly with sports medicine staff to help reduce the risk of injuries and develop an efficient return back to play.

This position is to effectively coordinate all aspects of strength and conditioning support to players adhering to the NSCA guidelines. Implement, conduct, and monitor strength and conditioning sessions; assisting with rehabilitation of injured athletes and assisting in management of strength and conditioning facility.

The strength and conditioning professional's primary function is to assure safety at all times in the weight room during the hours the weight room is open. This position will help facilitate all the aspects of the weight room including, team scheduling, weight room management, and professional development.

Proposed Teams would be 

Men's Cross Country
Women's Cross Country
Men's Swim and Dive
Women's Swim and Dive

Women's Rowing
Men's Golf
Women's Golf

Salary commensurate with relevant experience

Requirements

Bachelor's
degree in exercise science or a related field of study
Must possess
an accredited certification through NSCA (CSCS) or the CSCCA
CPR AED and
First Aid
Master's
degree is recommended
Strong organizational,
communicative and leadership skills
Working
knowledge of modern periodization, conditioning, speed, agility training, and
warm ups.
Working
knowledge of Olympic lifts and variations

This position requires a minimum of at least 1-5 years of
relevant coaching experience. You must have a firm knowledge on the NCAA rules,
and a strong understanding of the Universities policies and procedures. Must
have an accredited certification through the NSCA or the CSCCA.

Closing Statement

Boston College offers a broad and competitive range of benefits depending on your job classification eligibility:

  • Tuition remission for Employees
  • Tuition remission for Spouses and Children who meet eligibility requirements
  • Generous Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Low-Cost Life Insurance
  • Eligibility for both University-Funded 401k and Employer-Sponsored 403b Retirement Plans
  • Paid Holidays Annually
  • Generous Sick and Vacation Pay
  • Additional benefits can be found on https://www.bc.edu/employeehandbook

Boston College conducts pre-employment background checks as part of the hiring process and requires all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Boston College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. In concert with our Jesuit, Catholic mission, Boston College is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications for women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and covered veterans. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at https://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity.

Boston College's Notice of Nondiscrimination can be viewed at https://www.bc.edu/nondiscrimination.

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