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Head Strength and Conditioning Coach
Date Posted 08/25/2021
Hiring Status Accepting Applications
Location Winona Campus
Position Responsibilities

Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota is seeking a Head Strength and Conditioning Coach to oversee strength and conditioning duties for all 17 athletic programs. This position develops training and conditioning programs for all varsity athletic programs year-round (in-season and out of season).  

The Head Strength and Conditioning Coach is a full time, benefit eligible, year-round position.

  • Monitor fitness equipment, establish inventory, and maintain upkeep in conjunction with university staff. 
  • Collaborate with the medical director and athletic training staff in regards to rehabilitation and injury prevention programming and overall health and safety of all student-athletes.  
  • Oversee the day to day operations including scheduling, unit policies and procedures, and administrative duties.  
  • Keep current with trends and issues within industry and how to integrate them into the role.
  • Provide instruction in safe and effective use of all weight equipment. 
  • Oversee all student workers including hiring and scheduling of the Gostomski fieldhouse.
  • Game support across all athletic program contests. 
Essential Skills and Abilities

The selected candidate will have the following skills and abilities:

  • Be forward-thinking with excellent problem-solving skills.  
  • Ability to interact with a large range of personalities and value sets.  
  • Communicate clearly and effectively with colleagues, students, recruits and other stakeholders.  
  • Conduct oneself according to NCAA Division III and MIAC rules and regulations.  
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends.  
  The successful candidate must support, respect, and advance the mission of Saint Mary's University as a Lasallian Catholic institution.
Education and Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree preferred.
  • Previous collegiate, club or high school experience. Three to five years of experience in collegiate, club or high school preferred.
  • CPR, First Aid and AED certified.  
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist Certification (CSCS).

All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check.

Additional Required Materials Cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references
Application Review Date
Starting Date
Contact Brian Sisson, Director of Athletics
Contact Email bsisson@smumn.edu
Position Full-time
Contract Length 12 Month
Other Details / Information
Benefits Full
Work Sponsorship This position is not eligible for work sponsorship
  We encourage members of the protected classes as defined by the federal, state, and municipal law and those persons attracted to a university with a Lasallian Catholic identity to apply.
EEO M/W/D/V
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