Season Associate Start Date: October 2, 2023
Season Associate End Date: following the conclusion of the 2023-24 Indiana Pacers season
Anticipated Time Commitment: approximately 40 hours per week
Under the mentorship of the Sports Performance staff, the Athletic Performance Season Associate will support the administration of strength & conditioning programs for players. The focus of this role is to develop as a strength & conditioning coach, as well as gain an understanding of the multiple roles involved in a sports medicine and performance program. As part of the Indiana Pacers Sports Performance team, the Associate will bring a dynamic approach to the job with knowledge of athletic performance and the game of basketball.
In collaboration with other members of the team, they will play a role in assessing, profiling, and programming for players. They are able to perform in an outstanding high-performance environment and are current in their knowledge of anatomy, biomechanics, exercise science/physiology, and /or kinesiology. Experience with research, technologies, standard methodologies, and application strategies is desired.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
PHYSICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This position must be able to work evenings and weekends as required.
We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability status, gender identity, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other protected class.