CTS Careers

Want to work in a dynamic and supportive environment that encourages exercise and healthy living? Then Carmichael Training Systems might be the place for you. We work hard, but we make time to play just as hard. And as a company committed to helping people live balanced, healthy, and active lives, we make sure we practice what we preach.

Current Job Openings


Job Title: CTS Expert Coach

Classification: Independent Contractor

Reports To: Regional Center General Manager – Brevard North Carolina

Location: Orlando, Miami, Atlanta, Washington DC, New York City or Southeast New Jersey/Morristown

Overview:

Carmichael Training Systems is hiring for an endurance coach to work as an independent contractor reporting to the Brevard, North Carolina Offices. The right candidate will possess strong organization and communication skills as well as an excellent understanding of Exercise Physiology and training theory. He/she will be responsible for coaching a variety of endurance athletes from the weekend warrior to the elite utilizing phone, internet, downloadable training devices and e-mail communication. CTS coaches are arranged in various coaching PODs where more senior coaches are teamed up with junior coaches to facilitate free knowledge flow and mentorship opportunities. Additionally a keen sense of entrepreneurship, relationship building, and a deep connection to the local market is a must. This coach will be the face of CTS in the local area they live in.

Responsibilities:

  1. Monitoring and developing training programs according to the CTS training methodology.
  2. Providing written and verbal feedback to athletes regarding all aspects of training.
  3. Delivering “hands on” coaching to athletes at one-on-one or group training camps.
  4. Attending events/races as a representative of the company.
  5. Giving informative lectures and presentations to the local community.

Serve as a funnel to direct athletes to the Brevard NC training center or other CTS training centers for coaching, camps and other services.

Requirements:

  1. B.S. or M.S. degree in Exercise Science or equivalent field of study
  2. Extensive first-hand experience as an endurance athlete (preferably in cycling or triathlon).
  3. If already coaching, provide documented history of athletes’ long-term development and success (2 years minimum).
  4. Possess, or be in the process of obtaining, a National Governing body (NGB) coaching license: USA Cycling, USA Triathlon, USA Swimming, USA Track and Field, etc.
  5. Possess, or be in the process of obtaining, additional licenses or certifications: ACE, ACSM, NATA, NSCA, etc.
  6. Bilingual/ Fluency in Spanish is a plus.

Compensation Package:

This is a contract based position and compensation is determined by the number and level of athletes coached.

Application Instructions:

In order to apply for the position, please submit a resume, cover letter and any relative athletic or coaching experience to-

Colin Izzard

General Manager, Carmichael Training Systems Inc.

cizzard@trainright.com

Our interview process for new hires consists of three steps-

  1. Resume and background based screen
  2. Telephone or in-person interview
  3. The CTS Coaching College

The CTS Coaching College will be held in Brevard NC in the spring or early summer of 2018. If you make it to this step, congratulations! The coaching college is a 2 day intensive seminar designed to test your coaching knowledge, skills and communication ability. Only the best out of the Coaching College will eventually be chosen to be CTS coaches.

Travel and related expenses for the coaching college are the responsibility of each applicant. There is no charge for the college itself.




Job Title: CTS Expert Coach

Classification: Full-Time

Reports To: Regional Center General Manager

Location: Santa Ynez, CA

Overview:

Carmichael Training Systems is hiring for an entry level endurance coach to work full time at their Santa Ynez, CA center. The right candidate will possess strong organization and communication skills. He/she will be responsible for coaching a variety of endurance athletes from the weekend warrior to the elite utilizing phone, internet, downloadable training devices and e-mail communication. Our coaches are arranged in various coaching PODs where more senior coaches are teamed up with junior coaches to facilitate free knowledge flow and mentorship opportunities.

Responsibilities:

  1. Monitoring and developing training programs according to the CTS training methodology.
  2. Providing written and verbal feedback to athletes regarding all aspects of training.
  3. Delivering face-to-face coaching to athletes during individual or group training camps.
  4. Performing physiological testing on athletes, including lactate threshold testing and VO2 max testing.
  5. Attending events/races as a representative of the company.
  6. Giving informative lectures and presentations to the local community.

Requirements:

  1. B.S. or M.S. degree in Exercise Science or equivalent field of study.
  2. Extensive first-hand experience as an endurance athlete (preferably in cycling or triathlon).
  3. If already coaching, provide documented history of athletes’ long-term development and success (2 years minimum).
  4. Possess, or be in the process of obtaining, a National Governing body (NGB) coaching license: USA Cycling, USA Triathlon, USA Swimming, USA Track and Field, etc.
  5. Possess, or be in the process of obtaining, additional licenses or certifications: ACE, ACSM, NATA, NSCA, etc.

Compensation Package:

This is a full time position. Compensation is dependent upon experience.  

Application Instructions:

In order to apply for the position, please submit a resume, cover letter and any relative athletic or coaching experience to-

Kirk Nordgren

General Manager, CTS-Santa Ynez

knordgren@trainright.com

Our interview process for new hires consists of three steps-

  1. Resume and background based screen
  2. Telephone or in-person interview
  3. The CTS Coaching College

The CTS Coaching College will be held in Santa Ynez, CA in the spring of 2018. If you make it to this step, congratulations! The coaching college is a 2 day intensive seminar designed to test your coaching knowledge, skills and communication ability. Only the best out of the Coaching College will eventually be chosen to be CTS coaches.

Travel and related expenses for the coaching college are the responsibility of each applicant. There is no charge for the college itself.


Internships

Coaching Intern Program Information

CTS is recruiting qualified applicants with a passion for coaching, endurance sports and helping people achieve their goals. Individuals with the desire to gain real work experience are encouraged to review the requirements for the CTS Intern Program.

The Intern Program is a 3-6 month un-paid internship working in one of the CTS centers including CTS Tucson and the CTS Headquarters in Colorado Springs, CO. Individuals who successfully complete the program gain valuable work related experience in the health and fitness industry and have opportunity to be hired on as a full time expert level coach.

During the Internship, our Interns learn the science-based CTS coaching methodology and apply these methods while working directly with CTS members. Continuing education, mentoring, and supervision is provided throughout the program. CTS strives to maintain a professional, challenging, high-paced, cooperative and fun working environment at all times. The curriculum focuses on topics pertaining to the practical application of the science behind improving fitness, health, and athletic performance. Resident Coaches are required to attend and participate in presentations by the Senior and Premier staff, round table discussions, research projects, Webinars and CTS Training Camps as well as Endurance Sports Club programming.

Responsibilities of an Intern include assisting senior coaching faculty with research projects, fitness program design and implementation, assisting with group camps and helping to maintain equipment in the Endurance Sports Club.

Requirements:
• Possess a desire to pursue coaching as a future career path.
• A minimum of a bachelor’s degree (or current Senior) in Exercise Science or a related field. Relevant coursework should include Basic Anatomy and Physiology, Exercise Physiology, Biomechanics, and Nutrition (sports nutrition).
• A basic knowledge of exercise testing and prescription and periodization training.

Additional Details:
• This is a un-paid position.
• Interns in the  program must work in our corporate headquarters in Colorado Springs, Colorado or our facility in Tucson, Arizona.
• Interns are expected to work 25 hours per week and participate in training camps as scheduled.
• The Internship length is a 3-6 months in duration.

Residency Program Manager
Carmichael Training Systems
6365 Corporate Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80919
(Fax # 719.389.0669)
jkoop@trainright.com