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Assistant Athletic Trainer with Red Bull New York, Inc. in Harrison · NJ

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Sports Jobs in Harrison · NJ
Player Operations: Athletic Trainer/Physical Therapy/Doctor
ABOUT THE NEW YORK RED BULLS
The New York Red Bulls are one of 26 teams in Major League Soccer (MLS). RBNY, one of the ten charter clubs of MLS, have competed in the league since its founding in 1996. The Red Bulls play home matches at Red Bull Arena (RBA) in Harrison, New Jersey. The three-time MLS Supporters' Shield Winners are owned by the Austrian beverage company Red Bull for which the team is named. The New York Red Bulls offer one of the nation's premier youth soccer development programs, from local soccer partnerships across New York and New Jersey to Regional Development Schools and the Red Bulls Academy teams.

POSITION SUMMARY
The Assistant Athletic Trainer supports and assists the Head Athletic Trainer in the prevention, care, and rehabilitation of the members of the first team. 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (Required to perform the job)
  • Assist the Head Athletic Trainer in the prevention, care, and rehabilitation of injuries that occur to the first and reserve teams.
  • Assists Head Athletic Trainer in the implementation of all programs associated with the first team.
  • Assists the Head Athletic Trainer in all record keeping associated with the first team.
  • Reports to Head Athletic Trainer and Head Team Physician on all medical matters related to the first team.
  • Assists Head Athletic Trainer in the supervision of ancillary personnel of the Sports Medicine staff.
  • May be called on to provide occasional athletic training services for USL or Academy functions.
  • Serves as the liaison between the Head Athletic Trainer and other Sports Medicine staff for other visiting teams.

SPECIFIC JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY
The individual must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities and be able to explain and demonstrate that he or she can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities.

EDUCATION
  • NATA certification required
  • Master’s degree in Athletic Training or similar Sport Science related field
  • New Jersey State licensure or qualification to receive licensure

EXPERIENCE
  • This individual must demonstrate competency in the evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries.  
  • The individual must have knowledge and experience of the development of strengthening and rehabilitation programs for soccer related injuries.  
  • This individual must have knowledge of how diet and supplementation can affect healing and tissue recovery.  
  • This individual must have knowledge and experience in utilizing manual therapy techniques as well as other more traditional modalities in the treatment of athletic injuries. 
  • This individual must have the ability to be open-minded, enthusiastic, and the ability to learn new sports medicine applications and demonstrate the ability to work within a team.

Due to the cyclical nature of the entertainment industry, the employee may be required to work varying schedules to reflect the business needs of the company.

Red Bull New York provides comprehensive benefits offerings to all full-time employees. Our benefits include medical and dental insurance, 401(k) plan, flexible spending accounts, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, health and wellness benefits, and a paid time-off program.

Red Bull New York is an equal opportunity employer and we will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality or any other classification protected by law.

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