Internship: Performance Nutritionist (Winter 2013) Athletes' Performance
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Athletes' Performance has firmly established itself as the world leader in providing integrated performance training services to elite athletes. From its elite facilities in Arizona, Southern California, Texas and Florida, the company has trained many of the Top Champions in Sport: top NFL Draft picks, Super Bowl Champions,
NFL All-Pros and veterans, NBA, NHL and MLB All-Stars and veterans, World Cup and Olympic Medalists, as well as thousands of other athletes from many different sports and from all over the globe.
Founded by performance training innovator Mark Verstegen, Athletes' Performance is a world-class team of seamlessly integrated specialists dedicated to helping athletes of all sports achieve optimal performance efficiently and ethically.
We are seeking dynamic individuals that bring exceptional skills and abilities to our team, and have a passion for providing outstanding service to our elite clientele.
2 weeks - 16 weeks
This in an unpaid acadmeic internship. The estimated hours for this position are:
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00 pm
Hours are subject to change based on time of year and population of athletes in-house.
Our goal is to expose you to different philosophies and ideas and how they are integrated into our methodology and systems of training and nutrition. We want you to learn how to evaluate the athlete, understand fundamental needs of the athlete based on their goals and activity level and how to relay those needs to the team as well as to the athlete to really understand the integrated approach to athlete care. You will also spend time work with the culinary team putting the nutrition recommendations created into practice. Open your mind about all of the possibilities when working with athletes--think outside the box and forget the cookie cutter approach. As an intern you will learn shake bar and nutrition evaluation office maintenance, assisting the Performance Nutritionists as needed with various aspects of meal planning, education, research and much more.
You will have the added benefit of working with an organization that is solely dedicated to its athletes.
At least 3rd year nutrition student
Computer Literate-Word and Excel
Excellent communications skills
Attention to Detail
Fulfilling a curriculum/graduation requirement in Nutrition or related field
Must be ServSafe certified or have a Maricopa county food handlers card (can be obtained here: http://www.azfoodhandlers.com/)
Work out in world-class facilities
Special discounts on food and merchandise
During the electronic application process, please provide the following:
1. Details of your nutrition-related experience.
2. CV/resume and list of professional references.
3. Desired start and end date(s) (if your internship will not run for the full term)
4. List in order of preferred facility i.e.
Application does not guarantee an internship. Each application is processed and sent to our selection committee for review. Accepted applicants will be notified upon approval.
Housing is not provided
Term Dates Application Deadline
Term: January ? April
Deadline: November 1
SELECTIONS WILL BE MADE 2-4 WEEKS AFTER APPLICATION DEADLINE DATE.
||650 South Athletes' Place |
Tempe, AZ 85281
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED