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UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-EAU CLAIRE Assistant Strength and Sport Performance in EAU CLAIRE, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: POSITION: A 50% part-time, UW- Eau Claire limited staff position is available in the Recreation and Sport Operations department beginning as soon as possible. The working title for this assignment is Assistant Strength and Sport Performance Coach Part Time with an official title in the Coach title series. This is a Limited appointment as defined in the UWS 15.01 WI Administrative Code. The starting salary will be $32,000 annually (pro-rated to 50% or $16,000). DUTIES: The Assistant Strength and Performance Coach assists in the programming and implementation of training for students on campus as well as in the administration of the McPhee Strength and Performance Center. The individual must work closely with individuals from throughout the campus to ensure quality implementation of strength and performance programming. Flexibility of schedule is a must, especially in terms of hours worked since early morning, late evening, weekend, and holiday work may be a necessity. PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES In conjunction with the MSPC Head and Assistant Strength coaches, assist in the operational and programming activities of the MSPC to ensure a high-performance environment. Meet with the Head Strength Coach/MSPC Coordinator at minimum on a weekly basis to discuss needs and updates. Program and implement comprehensive training programs for multiple teams within the athletic department. oImplement training programs including in-season and offseason sessions oLead warmup, speed, agility, lifting and conditioning sessions dependent on program oUtilize multiple forms of technology to implement, assess, and track performance oAdjust training plans based off of individual athlete needs. oSet-up communication groups with each team of athletes to increase efficiency and individualization of training. oCommunicate scheduling, equipment needs, concerns with the Head Strength Coach/MSPC Coordinator. oCommunicate regularly with Athletic Training staff and sport coaches to create a collaborative environment. Assist in programming and implementing training for the football and swim and dive teams. Attend all Recreation staff meetings, retreats, and trainings. This position is a campus security authority (CSA) position. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology, or similar field Current CSCS or SCCC certification Current CPR/AED and First Aid certification Experience in program design, organization, and implementation for intercollegiate athletic programs Experience with record keeping of training and testing data Demonstrated ability to maintain professional working relationships with athletic training, academic, and sport coaching staff Communication experience with head coaches PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Master's degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology, or similar field One year of collegiate strength and performance experience in an internship or professional internship capacity Demonstrated ability to communicate with student-athletes, administration, academics, and other University staff efficiently and effectively Experience with performance training technology such as TeamBuildr, Freelap Timing Systems, Ballistic Ball, Microsoft office products Demonstrated commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusiveness Desire to pursue additional professional development ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: https://www.uwec.edu/job-postings/

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