Job Requisition Number: 27307. The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics consists of more than 275 staff members and coaches and sponsors 30 varsity sports programs. These 30 programs include more than 850 student-athletes who participate in the various sports programs annually within the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA). We are currently seeking a Sports Nutrition Intern who will work within the department’s Sports Nutrition unit.
The University of California Berkeley Athletic Department is currently accepting applications for 1 Sports Nutrition Intern for the Fall 2019 semester. This is a part-time paid position. This opportunity will allow the intern to gain experience working in collegiate sports nutrition by assisting the Sports Nutrition staff with overseeing grab and go and managing volunteers. Hours may include early mornings, nights, and weekends.
•Under direct supervision, learns to apply professional concepts to develop, plan, organize and administer athletics programs, operating procedures and guidelines. •Assists department Sports Nutritionist with developing and running a Division 1, Power 5 sports nutrition program. •Maintains grab and go by assisting with inventory, storage, budget, and additional operational activities •Employee will proactively monitor consumption of products and make recommendations to staff on future products and ordering. •Learns to maintain and analyze departmental database and prepare reports and analyses. •Assists with developing sports nutrition plans for teams and athletes. •Includes developing training table menus, cooking demos, recipe development, preparing grocery lists, and developing educational materials.•Qualified candidates should have an understanding of food safety, inventory standards, organizational skills, follow directions and meet deadlines, strong work ethic and dependable, and leadership skills.
Education/Training: •Bachelor’s degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training. This is a 10-month, 16-hours per week, temporary (Contract) appointment.
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