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Assistant MiLB S&C Coordinator / Rehab S&C Coach

deadline 19 October 2019
employer San Francisco Giants
type Full-time

The San Francisco Giants have a full-time Assistant MiLB Strength & Conditioning Coordinator / Rehab S&C Coach position available to be filled immediately.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

1. Assist Rehab Pitching Coordinator / PT’s / ATC’s in the Rehabilitation of injured athletes:
a. Program design on an individual athlete basis - prescribe and teach individualized physical development program based on athletes ongoing physical assessments throughout the rehabilitation process.
b. Competency analyzing skill specific biomechanics related to baseball and ability to program to address individual needs to optimize rehabilitation process.
c. Run rehab daily dynamic warm-up, mobility, and movement preparation programs to prepare the athletes for training sessions.
d. Teach athletic movement skills and according mechanics as well as prescription and documentation of individual conditioning protocols to enhance overall athleticism.
e. Administer 1v1 sessions with each athlete to set organizational expectations and specific goals.
f. Conduct weekly and monthly performance tests with injured athletes and make sure each of them is on track with their pre-determined goals.
g. Transfer reports for players leaving the Rehab process to an affiliate.
h. Lead and manage rehabilitating players on and off the field or gym.
i. Communicate with team-managers, grounds crew and field coordinator to ensure seamless workflow and accurate training schedules.
j. Communicate with Director of nutrition regarding optimal nutritional support for all injured athlete

2. Assist MiLB Coordinator with:
a. S&C Coach’s development throughout the year.
b. Compiling affiliate monthly reports.
c. S&C Program Development tasks throughout season as needed.
d. Assist coordinator with updating in / off-season programs to meet our updated philosophies as we evolve our program.
e. Assist with June Draft Physicals.
f. Design and lead implementation of off-season training camps.
g. The implementation and teaching of organization’s strength and conditioning program.
h. Organizing and planning daily S&C activities while coordinating with other members of the staff.
i. Collaborate with affiliate coaching staff to identify and act on solutions related to physical limitations for specific skills.
j. Communicate plans, goals and progress with players and relevant staff members at specific times of the year.

3. Facilitation of Sports Science program:
a. Knowledge, experience and willingness to learn and utilize various technologies (wearable and non-wearable).
b. Ability to interpret data, educate players & staff and collaborate to make adjustments as needed to individualize daily plans.
c. Generation of various reports and daily collection of data.
d. Ability to translate performance metrics into coach friendly language and create meaningful daily, weekly and monthly reports shared with affiliate coaching staff.

4. Collaboration with all members of player development as part of a holistic developmental approach:
a. In-depth understanding and knowledge of sprinting, pitching/throwing, and hitting biomechanics.
b. Basic knowledge and understanding of key nutrition and supplement concepts to help educate players.
c. Ability to analyze player’s performance deficiencies through the utilization of various tools, reports, and technology.
5. Other duties and projects as needed.

Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or related field required
Master’s degree preferred
Minimum of 3-5 years Professional Level Experience Required
CSCCa - SCCC
NSCA - CSCS required
NSCA - RSCC required
CPR/AED required
Bilingual - (Spanish) preferred
Strong interest in player and athletic development
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Strong computer skills; proficient in Microsoft Office and willingness to learn how to utilize analytics platforms
Professional or college playing experience is a plus
Previous coaching experience is a plus
Desire to continue to learn and develop both professionally and as a team member

Additional Comments:
Please email cover letter, resume, and three references in ONE document to Adam Vish (avish@sfgiants.com).
The SF Giants are looking to fill this position ASAP.