Minor League Performance Rehabilitation Intern

New York Mets

Minor League Performance Rehabilitation Intern

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Position

  • Minor League Performance Rehabilitation Intern

Organization

  • New York Mets

Location

  • Minor League Rehabilitation Center, Port St. Lucie, FL

Job Status

  • Full Time (seasonal) with hourly wage – February to September 2020

Contact Persons

  • Minor League Performance PT – Alanna Salituro
  • Minor League Rehabiltation Coordinator – Jeff Taylor

Duties & Responsibilities:

This position will give new graduates the opportunity to gain experience in professional baseball while being part of a multi-disciplinary performance and sports medicine department. The seasonal rehabilitation intern will assist the minor league performance physical therapists with daily responsibilities such as:

  • Injury prevention, evaluation, management, and rehabilitation.
  • Daily communication with the minor league physical therapist, minor league rehabilitation coordinator, organization athletic trainers, strength and conditioning coaches, sport scientist and mental skills coaches, regarding player status.
  • Working as part of a coordinated performance department to implement organizational programs.
  • Implementation and creation of rehabilitation and injury prevention programs
  • Daily work out coverage including pre/post treatments
  • Administrative duties as assigned by the minor league physical therapist or medical coordinator.
  • Facilitating physician appointments, imaging, and insurance paperwork as directed.
  • Assess risk of injury, perform appropriate evaluation and coaching, self-care implementation under the direction and supervision of the minor league physical therapists.
  • Gain experience with the use of Force Frame, Nordbord, Force plate, etc.

Qualifications

  • Current BOC Certification preferred
  • CPR/AED certification required
  • New graduates welcome to apply.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish strongly preferred

Additional Comments

Please submit resume/CV and 2 references together in one document to Alanna Salituro and Jeff Taylor: asalituro@nymets.com; jtaylor@nymets.com

Positions open until filled

No phone calls please