This individual will assist the Minnesota Twins organization by inspiring players and staff to maximize their potential through interdependent multidisciplinary approaches, innovative program design, creative implementation strategies, and by being an active member of the respective team and the organization’s Performance team at our Dominican Republic Academy.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Develop and implement holistic performance enhancement programs for the Minnesota Twins players at the Minor League Level under the Minnesota Twins Strength & Conditioning system.
- Take an active role in Player Development and participate in continued educational opportunities and promote a progressive culture through a growth-mindset and integrative approach.
- Complete and participate in individualized professional development plans per the Director, Strength & Conditioning and Minor League Strength & Conditioning Coordinator.
- Reinforce the organizations initiatives in terms of strategy, day-to-day operations, organizational culture, employee expectations and performance reviews.
- Integrate with Minor League field staff to improve decision-making processes regarding performance enhancement and physical development, including individualized strength and conditioning development plans.
- Effectively work with Minor League field staff on movement mechanics as it pertains to baseball skill acquisition (i.e., the correlation between assessing and teaching human body movement for hitting and pitching mechanics).
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- CSCS certifications in good standing.
- CPR/AED certifications in good standing.
- Strong work ethic and willingness to think outside the box with an exploration mindset and integrative approach.
- High level of interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively communicate with a wide range of departments, seniority levels and personalities.
- Knowledge of a variety of computer software applications in word processing, spreadsheets, database and presentation software (Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint).