Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach

McKendree University is seeking a highly motivated individual to serve as a full-time assistant strength and conditioning coach at its Lebanon, IL campus.

The assistant strength coach will report directly to the Director of Strength and Conditioning and assist in the physical preparation of all athletes of McKendree University. It is preferred that the candidate have significant experience in Olympic Weightlifting.

   Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide assistance for a year-round sport-specific strength and conditioning programs for all intercollegiate sports
  • Work closely with the Director of Strength and Conditioning to develop and implement strength and conditioning for specific sports
  • Assist in the daily operations, scheduling, and maintenance of strength and conditioning facilities
  • Promote McKendree University and its athletics programs through community involvement.

  • Minimally possess a Bachelor’s Degree
  • USAW Level 2 Certification
  • Demonstrated successful strength and conditioning experience at the collegiate level
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and commitment to NCAA Division II regulations
  • Demonstrated ability to work successfully with students, faculty, community and media
  • Ability to work evening and weekend hours
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

    Interviews will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled.  Interested persons should send a letter of application referencing job #STR58 and resume to Shirley Baugh, Director of Human Resources at   EEO/ADA/Vet/Disabled.