Rookie League Athletic Trainer

Seattle Mariners

Rookie League Athletic Trainer

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POSITION: Certified Athletic Trainer – Part time

LEVEL OF POSITION: Entry Level (Rookie) Peoria Arizona

 ORGANIZATION: Seattle Mariners

JOB STATUS: Part-time  (6-months) Mid-February to Early September

CONTACT PERSON(S): Jimmy Southard

METHOD OF CONTACT: Email – jsouthard@mariners.com 

JOB DESCRIPTION:         

Location:  Peoria, AZ   Assist AZL Athletic Trainer with:

  • Prevention, evaluation, treatment and referral of athletic injuries.
  • Accurate and timely communication with team physicians regarding players whom require medical referral during the season.
  • Scheduling of appointments for injured players with appropriate physicians and obtain the documentation following these visits to include in permanent records.
  • Facilitate maintenance exercise programs. Ensure compliance of shoulder / elbow strengthening and rest & recovery programs..
  • Rehabilitation and reconditioning of athletic injuries.
  • Monitor pitchers throwing programs; working with the affiliate Pitching Coach.
  • Assist coordinating entrance and exit physicals for players joining roster during season from other clubs (not involved in our pre-participation physicals).
  • Become familiar with and monitor the implementation of the conditioning and performance programs of each player.
  • Daily communication with Field Manager updating health status of the affiliate.
  • Organize exit physicals for manager, coaching staff and players at end of season.
  • Organize the end of season follow-up testing ordered by local team physician during completion of exit physicals and develop off-season maintenance programs for players that finished the season with assigned affiliate. Report treatment plans to the Athletic Training Coordinator for off season follow-up. 

QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Applicants must be NATABOC certified and in good standing with the NATA at the time of application.
  • Applicants must be either licensed or eligible for licensure in the state of Arizona.
  • Applicants with Professional Baseball experience preferred.
  • Experience with DNS, PRI, and SFMA/FMS concepts preferred.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until filled.