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Angels Baseball - Minor League Pitching Coach with Los Angeles Angels in Anaheim · CA

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Player Operations: Baseball - Pitching Coach
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The Los Angeles Angels Player Development Department is seeking driven individuals to join our team. Applicants can come from any discipline or background as long as you have the curiosity, open-mindedness, and perseverance to take on difficult problems, and the passion to educate through building meaningful relationships with our players.

As a Minor League Pitching Coach, you will be fully immersed in our department, collaborating with pitching coordinators, front office executives, members of other departments, and performing meaningful work from day one. Your work will be dynamic, challenging, and you will be given the opportunity and resources to learn, grow, and develop over the course of your coaching career.

Examples of essential responsibilities: 
  • Implement organizational pitching philosophy
  • Collaborate across departments, including (but not limited to): Sports Science, Strength and Conditioning, Performance Integration, Athletic Training, Quantitative Analysis, Mental Conditioning, and Video
  • Create, organize, and execute daily pitching plans based on organizational philosophies, while coordinating schedules and other day-to-day operational duties with members of field staff
  • Diagnose player performance deficiencies and suggest prescriptions using a variety of tools and technologies
  • Monitor and communicate developmental progress and adjustments made to players through various check points

You should have:
  • Interest in the latest trends and research in player development
  • Creativity, strong attention to detail, and a growth mindset
  • An evidence-based approach to coaching
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong ability to work with individuals from a variety of linguistic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds
  • Willingness and humility to both teach others and learn new techniques

Experience and skills that are not required but considered plus:
  • Coaching experience in sports (at any level)
  • Education and experience in biomechanics, motor learning, strength and conditioning, or other relevant disciplines
  • Strong computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Examples of past research or analysis (in any field)

Physical Demands
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 25 pounds
  • Ability walk on uneven surfaces
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time as well as bending, reaching, throwing, and swinging a bat

In addition to handling the essential functions of being a pitching coach, we desire counter-intuitive thinkers who will take initiative and explore new research opportunities. Previous coaches have introduced ideas that have changed the way the organization approaches pitching development and we hope you will bring the same mindset with you.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required of personnel so classified.

The Angels believe that diversity contributes to a more enriched collective perspective and a better decision-making process. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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