Internship: Performance Specialist (Fall 2012) EXOS
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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, and Florida, and Texas 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.
This in an unpaid academic internship. The estimated hours for this position are:
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 8:00am - Noon (rotating)
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. We want you to learn how to evaluate the body in a more 3 dimensional format, understanding the entire kinetic chain and prescribing and implementing the best exercises and progressions to meet the individual needs of each athlete. Open your mind about all of the possibilities when training athletes--think outside the box and forget the cookie cutter approach. Daily duties and responsibilities include: facility and weight room maintenance, laundry, equipment set-up and break down, stretching, Juniors Program coaching, assisting the Performance Specialists as needed with various aspects of training and testing, and much more.
You will have the added benefit of working with an organization that is solely dedicated to its athletes.
Proficient with Anatomy
Computer Literate-Word and Excel
Excellent communications skills
Attention to Detail
Fulfilling a curriculum/graduation requirement in Exercise Science or related field
Must be certified in First Aid/CPR for the duration of the internship term
Work out in world-class facilities
Special discounts on food and merchandise
During the electronic application process, please provide details of your training-related experience. Also include a CV/resume and list of references in the sports field. 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 provided at all locations except Texas for up to 6 interns. More may be selected if applicants arrange alternate housing on their own. Food is available for purchase on-site at the Arizona facility only.
Term Dates Application Deadline
Term: September 2012 - December 2012
Deadline: July 2012
SELECTIONS WILL BE MADE 2-4 WEEKS AFTER APPLICATION DEADLINE DATE.
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Investors: Polaris Partners All Jobs: at EXOS
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Phoenix, AZ 85050
|Company Profile:||Company Background:
We design and deliver health and performance game plans that ignite people to realize their potential. We equip people to identify and overcome mental and physical obstacles, creating personal breakthroughs leading to a healthier, higher performing, and transformed workforce
Our integrated approach to mindset, movement, nutrition, and recovery allow employees of all walks of life to realize their previously impossible wellness goals.
EXOS is in a rapid growth stage with revenue doubling over the last two years and the company exceeding 300 employees. EXOS Business programming is rolled out at leading corporations including Intel, Walgreens, Sheraton and State Street and is scaling quickly and successfully. In 2011, EXOS was named one of Fast Company's 10 Most Innovative Companies in Sport.
EXOS is backed by Polaris Ventures, Walgreens Corporation, and ABS Capital. In the past two years alone, AP received 22.5M in funding from ABS and established a groundbreaking investment and partnership with Walgreens Take Care Health Systems.
Along with our world-class investors, EXOS is proud to have a team of leading partners committed to supporting human performance, including adidas, SKLZ, EAS, Sheraton, Keiser, Intel, Tignum, Axon Potential, and Zeo.
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