Minor League Athletic Trainer — Dominican Summer League

New York Mets

Minor League Athletic Trainer — Dominican Summer League

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Position

Minor League Athletic Trainer

Level of Position

Dominican Summer League

Organization

New York Mets

Job Status

Full Time with benefits

Contact Person

Minor League Medical Coordinator – Matt Hunter

Job Description:

One (1) Minor League Athletic Trainer position is now available with the New York Mets. This is a full- time position with benefits assigned to our Dominican Republic Player Development Academy. The minor league athletic trainer will:

  • Provide evidence-based assessments, management, and rehabilitation plans for injuries with appropriate referral to other health care providers as necessary.
  • Provide daily game and training coverage including pre/post-treatments and implementation of individual plans.
  • Oversee Dominican trainers and local PT in all aspects of field coverage, injury management, rehabilitation, and plan of care.
  • Daily communication with the Minor League Medical Coordinator, Performance Coordinator, fellow athletic trainers, strength and conditioning coach, mental skills coach, coaching staff, and front office regarding player status.
  • Work alongside coaching, strength & conditioning and other support staff to contribute to the design and implementation of objective, evidence-based individualized player plans to maximize performance and reduce injury risk.
  • Perform objective monitoring of players.
  • Provide thorough documentation of all injuries/illnesses including daily notes, physician notes, and other required documentation in the MLB EMR system.
  • Coordinate & facilitate local physician appointments, imaging, and insurance paperwork.
  • Responsible for administrative and other duties as needed or as assigned by the supervisor.

Required Qualifications

  • Current BOC Certification and CPR/AED certification
  • Eligible for Florida state licensure
  • 2 years of work experience post-certification, prior professional baseball experience preferred

Preferred Qualifications

  • Evidence of continued professional development/education
  • Advanced Spanish ability
  • MLB Electronic Medical Record experience preferred

Additional Comments

  • Please submit resume/CV and references together in a PDF or Word document to Matt Hunter: mhunter@nymets.com
  • Position open until filled
  • No phone calls, please