Houston Dynamo FC

Houston Dynamo FC

Academy Athletic Trainer - Houston Dynamo FC

Houston Dynamo FC Jobs
Player Operations: Athletic Trainer/Physical Therapy/Doctor
POSITION SUMMARY:
Houston Dynamo FC is seeking candidates for care and prevention of athletic injuries. They will primarily attend all evening team training sessions and treatment sessions. The plan is keep them with these same team matches, but this can also be balanced with our 2 Academy Athletic Trainers.

 
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Manage Houston Dynamo Academy player injury status
  • Manage organization of training room daily supplies and communicate needs to the Director of Sports Medicine
  • Travel with the Academy Teams for away travel and matches 
  • Monitor a daily cleaning list for the athletic training room
  • Maintain proper documentation for all treatments rendered
  • Promote Houston Dynamo FC culture and core values to players and staff
  • Assist the other Academy Athletic Trainer in all aspects of care and prevention of injuries for all players with daily communication between the morning and evening training sessions
  • Work in conjunction and communication with the Performance Staff daily
  • Assist with transportation of players to physician appointments if necessary
  • Any other athletic training staff duties as requested by the Director of Sports Medicine
  • Maintain a positive attitude to help the players succeed in their goals
  • Maintain certifications with Texas Licensure, NATABOC, and BLS and update the Director of Sports Medicine on any changes
  • Maintain personal liability insurance
 
 
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in the field of Athletic Training
  • Experience in caring for soccer teams preferred
  • Master’s degree
  • Must be NATABOC certified and licensed in the State of Texas to practice Athletic Training
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office including PowerPoint, Word and Excel
  • English and Spanish language fluency is strongly preferred
 
 
SKILLS, ABILITIES & OTHER ATTRIBUTES: 
  • Excellent team member, who always places the Club first
  • Dedicated to the pursuit of excellence
  • High standards of accountability
  • Respectful in their communication, empathy, and inclusiveness
  • Must have ability to travel internationally
  • Ability to work in a high stress and competitive environment
  • High level of confidence
  • Available to work evenings, weekends, and Holidays
 
*We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
 
**Houston Dynamo FC has implemented a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy.  Please note that reasonable accommodations will be considered if you have a qualifying medical condition that is a contraindication to vaccination or you object to vaccination on the basis of sincerely held religious beliefs and practices.

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