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3 Feb 2024

Intern - Human Performance Crown Legacy

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ Charlotte, NC, USA
2+ years exp.

Position: Intern - Human Performance

Department: Sports Performance

Reports to: Head Performance Specialist - Crown Legacy

Status: Intern (Non-Exempt)

Duration: 2024 Season (January 28 – November 14)

Position Summary

The sports performance intern will assist in all areas of strength and conditioning and sports science/human performance. Duties include monitoring player readiness and wellness, individual / group coaching, on-field and gym setup and breakdown, and GPS / data management.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assist head performance specialist managing player readiness and wellness via daily reporting and weekly testing.
  • Manage GPS devices before, during, and after training, assisting head performance specialist with daily and weekly data management.
  • Assist pre-training activation with opportunity to earn more responsibility.
  • Assist warm-ups and individual sessions with opportunity to earn more responsibility.
  • Assist post-training lifts and recovery sessions with large responsibility on weight room floor.
  • Matchday roles and responsibilities are the same or similar to daily tasks and responsibilities.


  • Required: post-graduate degree in sports performance or related field OR undergraduate degree in sports performance with 2+ years of experience coaching college or higher athletes.
  • Preferred: strength and conditioning or sports science certification (ex. CSCS / CPSS) and familiarity with load management and data management.

Skills for Success:

  • Strong work ethic, incredible attention to detail and great pride and precision in your work.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Works well within in a collaborative, team-driven, and goal-based environment.
  • Works well under pressure while maintaining a positive attitude.
  • Must be a team player, reliable, and dependable with a can-do attitude.
  • Must maintain complete confidentiality of privileged, and/or sensitive information.
  • Must, at all times, display the character and values of the Crown Legacy FC and Tepper Sports & Entertainment brands.
  • The ability to prioritize workload to manage time and tasks.

Work Environment & Physical Requirements

This job operates primarily in office setting and outside on-field sometimes during inclement weather.

  • This role frequently uses physical labor including lifting, moving, squatting, etc, must be able to lift and carry up to 60+lbs
  • Must be able to work in non-traditional settings, and work non-traditional hours including nights, weekends and holidays.
  • Must be able to work all Crown Legacy FC home matches.
  • Ability to remain standing/walking for up to 8 hours.
  • Ability to climb stairs, bend, lift, carry, reach, and stoop as necessary.
  • Ability to work both indoors and outdoors, and endure weather conditions, including rain, wind, high and low temperatures, etc.
  • Ability to remain sitting for up to 8 hours at a desk and computer.
  • Must be able to write, type and use phone system.

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.

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