Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) is seeking to hire a regular, part-time (24 hours/week) Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist, whose primary role is to provide general and sport specific exercise training and fitness testing services for clients across the spectrum of age, fitness level, and medical and orthopedic conditions. Familiarity and experience with metabolic testing and metabolic data analysis as well as gait and movement mechanics analysis is a plus. The successful candidate should be flexible to work at both the Tisch Sports Performance Center on the main campus of HSS in the Upper East Side of Manhattan and the HSS Paramus Outpatient Centers located at 140 East Ridgewood Avenue, Paramus, NJ.
The successful candidate should be comfortable working in a collaborative, outpatient clinical setting, which includes other allied health practitioners such as physical/occupational/massage therapists. The candidate will be expected to participate in community outreach initiatives, as well as having the opportunity to present at professional education conferences.
This is a unique opportunity for an individual with solid testing and training skills as well as superior customer service to join a growing program in a world-renowned academic medical center.
To qualify you must have a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Physiology or related field coupled with a minimum of 2 years training experience with wide variety of clientele. Certifications from the ACSM (CPT or EP-C) or from the NSCA (CSCS) are required for employment. This position is benefit eligible with a competitive salary structure.