Intern Requirements

  • Interns should be currently enrolled in an accredited university program pursuing a bachelors degree in an exercise science related field.
  • Interns receiving credit hours for the internship, will be given priority.
  • Interns should have basic core knowledge of exercise science content such as exercise physiology, anatomy and exercise prescription.
  • Internships last an entire semester in duration, commonly 14-17 weeks. Interns are expected to stay the duration of the scheduled internship.
  • Interns need to send a completed intern application with a cover letter, resume and one letter of recommendation.
  • Interns are accepted on a rolling basis.

Intern Responsibilities

  • Provide supervision to exercise clientele.
  • Develop exercise prescriptions for various populations.
  • Carryout the opening, closing and everyday running procedures of daily clinic operations.
  • Operate the lumbar and cervical extension therapy machines.
  • Assist physical therapists.
  • Lead senior exercise classes.
  • Maintain a professional appearance, behavior and attitude.
  • Maintain high-quality customer service.
  • Maintain and exhibit a healthy lifestyle and serve as a role model to clients.
  • To complete intern assignments.

Medx has three semesters of internships:

Spring: January – April
Summer: May - August
Fall: September- December

Internships are occasionally available on short notice due to possible unfilled positions or other extenuating circumstances. Please call about availability if wishing to apply past the dates listed above.

Interns should have current CPR and First Aid certifications that last through the scheduled internship dates. Attach a copy of current certifications with the intern application.

Interns need to provide all pertinent college internship information to the MedX of Estes internship supervisor.

Interns need to carry liability insurance. Often, interns are covered under university programs as a registered student. Contact the university internship supervisor about details of liability coverage.

Interns need to be friendly, self-motivated and enthusiastic about working with people. Interns must possess good human relation and communication skills and be capable of maintaining a mature professional relationship with clients and staff of various ages.

Apply For Internship

If you would like to apply to MedX of Estes Park for an Internship, download the application by CLICKING HERE. The application is a PDF file. Please Print it, fill it out, and mail it to MedX of Estes Park, 158 First Street, Estes Park, CO 80517. We look forward to reviewing your application.

If you have any questions, you may contact our Internship Supervisor during our normal business hours. You may also email your application to our Internship Supervisor in lieu of mailing it.

Jennifer Newhouse
Fitness Manager/ Internship Supervisor
Phone: 970-577-0174
Fax: 970-577-0143
Email: medxofestesinternship@hotmail.com