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Team Strength Co-ordinator - REDBLACKS

Location: Ottawa, ON, Canada

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

The Ottawa REDBLACKs is looking for a Team Strength Co-ordinator for the 2017 Season.

 The role of Team Strength Co-ordinator requires a strong, organized leader who is responsible for delivery of team conditioning and the development of athlete performance working with a professional football team in the Canadian Football League (CFL). Candidates must be professionally ethical, dedicated, innovative and strong communicators providing inspiring standards as team contributors to support athlete performance.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Plan, develop, deliver, prioritize, physically demonstrate and monitor annual, periodized, individual performance plans and recovery programs for football athletes as required based upon proven, scientific and evidence based methodology
  • Work in collaboration with the Medical Department to ensure effective delivery of safe and progressive return to play techniques for injured athletes and injury prevention programs
  • Develop and deliver team warm-up programs as required
  • Administer specific testing, analytics and evaluation protocols to identify athlete biometrics, muscle imbalances and movement patterns to design corrective conditioning programming
  • Daily documenting, tracking, reporting and communication to Head Athletic Therapist, coaches and players using industry software platforms, systems and technology
  • Assist with team hydration and nutritional program needs as required
  • Support team member league anti-doping programs and related company policies
  • Maintain a safe training and conditioning environment
  • Adhere to the Policies and Procedures as governed and outlined by both the Canadian Football League and your respective CFL team
  • Other duties as required

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • Completed undergraduate or graduate degree in related sports science field
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist certification (CSCS) preferred
  • Valid CPR, AED and First Aid certification
  • Football background with university or professional team experience preferred
  • Ability to work within a team environment
  • Excellent administrative, written, communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to remain flexible with employment workload, demand and hours

Seasonal Contract: May 15th - December 15th 2017

Application closing date: April 21st 2017


We thank you in advance for your interest but will only be responding to those applicants that meet our requirements.


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