Strength & Conditioning Intern

Canadian Sport Institute Pacific - Whistler, BC (30+ days ago)

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CANADIAN SPORT INSTITUTE PACIFIC

POWERING PERFORMANCE. INSPIRING EXCELLENCE.

VISION: Canadian Sport Institutes/Centres are key contributors to Canada's world leading Olympic and Paralympic performances.

MISSION: To provide a world-class, multi-sport daily training environment for athletes and coaches through expert leadership, services, and programs.

Strength & Conditioning Intern

The Canadian Sport Institute Pacific (CSI Pacific) is seeking an enthusiastic and committed individual for the position of Strength & Conditioning Intern. Reporting to the Whistler Facility Lead, the Strength & Conditioning Intern will join our world class Strength and Conditioning Program and gain exposure to a variety of winter sports, supporting the application of high performance training programs.

CORE COMPETENCIES: CSI PACIFIC

Communicating
Leading
Reflecting
Planning
SECONDARY COMPETENCIES / REQUIRED SKILLS: STRENGTH & CONDITIONING

Achievement Orientation
Relationship Management
Analytical Thinking
Interpersonal Skills
STRENGTH & CONDITIONING

Achievement Orientation
Relationship Management
Analytical Thinking
Interpersonal Skills
Strategic Driver: Improve podium performances through evidence-based interventions, world leading service and consultations to targeted athletes, coaches and programs

CORE OPERATIONAL OBJECTIVES

Enhance Daily Training environment through integration of Strength and Conditioning Services
Monitor for CSI Pacific programs
SUPPORTING OPERATIONAL OBJECTIVES

Conduct applied projects with the potential to impact the Daily Training Environment & enhance interns knowledgebase
Complete assessments of learning when required
JOB DUTIES

Interns will assist with strength and conditioning operations, including helping to run testing, monitoring, setting up and leading training sessions, and working on special projects to further their knowledge.

QUALIFICATIONS:
B.Sc in Kinesiology, Human Kinetics or other sport science related degree; working towards a Master’s degree preferred.
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) from the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) or an international equivalent.
Olympic Weightlifting coaching certification is preferred.
Experience with MS Excel.
Understanding of statistical procedures will be considered an asset.
Familiarity with sport performance laboratory will be considered an asset.
Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills. Bilingualism is an asset.
Background as a coach and/or elite athlete will be considered an asset.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a high degree of independence and initiative.
Good team building skills and the ability to be flexible and adjust to changing priorities.

WORKING CONDITIONS:
Full-time (35-40 hours/week) position from May to September 2019 (dates are negotiable). This position is based out of our Whistler campus and some travel to other training locations will be expected. Some evening and weekend work will be required.
CLOSING DATE: Wednesday April 17, 2019 at 4:00 pm Pacific

TO APPLY: Please submit your resume and cover letter as ONE document via our GetHired page: https://canadiansportinstitutepacific.gethired.com.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Canadian Sport Institute Pacific is an equal opportunity employer

Canadian Sport Institute Pacific – Powering Performance. Inspiring Excellence.

www.csipacific.ca