Assistant Coach, Strength & Conditioning #605319

Northern Arizona University
Arizona, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Apr 26, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Northern Arizona University, a member of the Big Sky Conference, NCAA Division 1, is presently seeking a full-time Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach. Details include; supervise and administer the strength and conditioning program for student athletes of all sports.  Supervise the graduate assistants as assigned.  Work closely with the Athletic Training Program and the department medical staff in planning and implementing rehab programs for student athletes.  Schedule and provide supervision of the weight room and conditioning areas to provide the highest possible success for the student athletes. Maintain a safe and effective weight room with a focus on the health and welfare of the student athlete. Administer the program in compliance with all University and NCAA rules and fulfill all duties assigned by the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach.

Minimum Qualifications 

  •  At least two years of experience training a broad and diverse population of collegiate athletes.
  •  Bachelor's degree in exercise science or related field.
  •  A CSCS or SCCC Certification
  •  CPR and first aid Certified
  •  Demonstrate proficiency with all Olympic lifts and variations

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree.
  • Greater than 2 years’ experience as a collegiate Strength and Conditioning coach.
  • Masters in Exercise Science or related field preferred.
  • Experience with women’s soccer, dive, and football.
  • USAW Certification.
  • Nutritional Education.


Commensurate with experience.

**The starting salary will be determined by the qualifications of the selected applicant balanced with departmental budget availability, internal salary equity considerations, and available market information.

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please click on the "Apply" button on this page. You must submit your application by clicking on the "Submit" button by midnight of the application deadline. If you need assistance completing your application there are instructions available on the Human Resources website or in person in the Human Resources Department located in Building 91 on the NAU Campus - on the corner of Beaver and DuPont Streets.

If you are an individual with a disability and need reasonable accommodation to participate in the hiring process please contact the Office of Equity and Access at: 928-523-3312/TDD - 928-523-1006 or PO Box 4083, Flagstaff AZ 86011.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Northern Arizona University is a committed Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. NAU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.

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