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The Baltimore Orioles are seeking a full time Minor League Strength & Conditioning Coach for the 2023 Major League Baseball Championship season. This coach will be responsible for the implementation and supervision of the Baltimore Orioles strength & conditioning program at the Orioles complex in the Sarasota.

REPORTS TO: Complex Strength & Conditioning Coordinator, MiLB Strength & Conditioning Coordinator

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Primary duties to include, but not limited to the following:

  • Oversee the daily administration and implementation of the strength and conditioning program.

  • Supervise and instruct all weight training, speed, recovery and conditioning program.

  • Ability to aid, promote, and implement foundational program in areas including but not limited to sleep, nutrition, establishing base strength, establishing quality movements, and understanding of training.

  • Hold players accountable and advance them in strength and movement to build base for their careers within the Orioles strength and conditioning principles.

  • Conduct activity outside of the weight room such as activation, prep, and post-game routines.

  • Manage organizational data within athlete management systems and apps. Complete reports using the data as directed by MiLB Strength & Conditioning Coordinator.

  • Carry out the organization’s performance programs including VBT, GPS tech, speed gates, strength, and mobility assessment tools.

  • Conduct movement and power testing on a consistent basis and adhere to the strength and conditioning department’s testing guidelines to gauge the program efficacy

  • Collaborate and work well with team medical, performance and coaching staff.

  • Communicate and monitor players’ off-season strength and conditioning programs.

  • Work with the FCL players at the complex throughout the championship season, along other players during any pre-season, spring training, and post-season camps occurring at the complex as assigned

  • May be required to travel to organizational meetings or seminars

  • Desire to further one’s abilities and knowledge within strength and conditioning, sport science, and baseball

  • Normal upkeep and sanitizing of equipment and facility

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or related field

  • Strength and conditioning specialist certification (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) required

  • Maintain CPR/First Aid certification

  • Bilingual (English & Spanish)

  • Base level computer software skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)

  • Growth Mindset

Desired:

  • Previous baseball experience.

  • FMS and OnBaseU/TPI Certification

  • Experience with technologies such as Catapult, Nordbord, GymAware

  • Experience with Athlete Management Systems

  • Ability to collaborate with all departments within a baseball organization

DISCLAIMER:

The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the employee in this position. The duties listed do not represent an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of a person in this position.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY STATEMENT:

The Baltimore Orioles are an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of the Baltimore Orioles to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race (including hair textures, afro hairstyles, or protective hairstyles), color, national origin or ancestry, religion or creed, gender or sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, citizenship status, marital status, veteran’s status, genetic predisposition or carrier status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law.

COVID VACCINATION:

Vaccination against COVID-19 is a requirement of the position, subject to consideration of reasonable accommodations for documented medical or religious needs that do not pose an undue hardship.

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