We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.Position Summary:Hartford Athletic have created a unique opportunity for young coaches to gain sports science experience in a professional environment. We are looking for a hard-working, passionate, well diversified individual to join our internship program. The candidate will assist the fitness staff with day-to-day duties that include, but not limited to: data collection, strength and conditioning, athletic testing, and player monitoring. Concluding completion of this internship, this candidate will be proficient in multiple sport science aspects in relation to professional soccer.
Essential Duties Responsibilities:
Provide performance support for the Hartford Athletic as requested by the First Team Fitness Coach and coaching staff. Including developing and supporting performance monitoring systems data, STATSports GPS.
Demonstrate a high level of effective communication skills required to interact with professional athletes and experienced coaching staff.
Candidate should be focused, well-organized and enthusiastic about working with professional athletes.
Demonstrate a passion for learning and continued education.
Flexible approach to working hours.
Applicants should be working towards an undergraduate or graduate degree with an emphasis in data collection, data analysis, sports science, or related field. Candidates eligible to receive credit for participating in our internship program are preferred, but graduates will also be considered.
A minimum of 1 year of data analysis/collection within an academy, college or professional setting preferred.
Experience working within soccer (preferred).
CSCS or NASM certified.
Strong knowledge of Excel.
Available during weekends with a flexible schedule.
Position is an unpaid internship.
Preference will be given to internship applicants who have flexible schedule.