Lakeshore Job Posting-Coordinator ExerciseScienceLab Print


Lakeshore Foundation is a non-profit 501c3 organization that promotes independence for persons with physically disabling conditions and opportunities to pursue active, healthy lifestyles.

New Job Posting :
Exercise and Sport Science Lab Coordinator

Lakeshore Foundation is currently seeking an energetic, creative, resourceful, self starter with exposure or experience in conducting research related to exercise science.


  • Conduct all Human Performance Testing (e.g., strength, balance, oxygen consumption, body comp.)
  • Maintain laboratory area (equipment calibration, maintenance & repair, ordering supplies); oversee equipment checkout; order supplies.
  • Responsible for keeping equipment in good working order and for contacting equipment rep for servicing equipment.
  • Oversee all aspects of exercise testing for research projects (determine protocols; schedule participants; collect, enter, manage data).
  • Assist with participant recruitment and scheduling of lab testing.
  • Assist with research data collection.
  • Create data collection forms, spreadsheets, flyers and PowerPoint presentations.
  • Conduct literature searches.
  • Maintain Endnote (journal article) library.


  • 4 year college degree in Exercise Science or related field (Master's degree preferable)
  • Strong technical skills operating and maintaining equipment
  • Intermediate computer skills
  • Experience with Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Office managerial skills
  • Minimum 2 years' experience in fitness or exercise field
  • Minimum 1 year experience conducting research related to exercise science
  • Exercise/fitness testing experience required

CPR, Standard First Aid and AED desired (or willingness to obtain within 90 days).

Application Deadline: September 30, 2013