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Job listing closed on 12 Oct 2023
15 Sept 2023

Physical Therapist

🇺🇸 Blaine, MN, USA
Full Time
5+ years exp.


The Physical Therapist is part of the Sporting Operations Department for Minnesota United FC (MNUFC), a sports business located in the Twins Cities area of Minnesota and a member of Major League Soccer (MLS), the top tier soccer league in North America.

Job Description:

The Physical Therapist will be primarily responsible for the rehabilitation of MNUFC Players. Under the supervision of the Chief Medical Officer and Sr. Director of Player Health & Performance / Head Athletic Trainer, the Physical Therapist will coordinate rehabilitation, evaluations, plan of care, progress notes, and discharge notes on all Players. These notes need to be kept on file in the MLS electronic medical record (EMR). This position is located in Blaine, MN.

The Physical Therapist will report directly to the Chief Medical Officer and Sr. Director of Player Health & Performance / Head Athletic Trainer.

Position Responsibilities:

Working in collaboration with the Medical Staff and under the supervision of the CMO:

  • Performs physical therapy services for the Club's Players under the guide of the Sr. Director of Player Health & Performance / Head Athletic Trainer and as ordered by the Club's Chief Medical Officer
  • Provide up-to-date physical therapy evaluation, plan of care, progress notes, and discharge notes maintained in the League electronic medical record (EMR)
  • Maintain a complete and up-to-date physical therapy record in the League EMR
  • Maintain Physical Therapy supplies and clinical equipment
  • Comply with all MLS medical policies and protocol
  • Comply with OSHA standards with regard to blood borne pathogens
  • Participate as part of the Club's Medical Staff as required by the Club Chief Medical Officer
  • Perform other duties as assigned or required

Educational Experience:

  • Four (4) year Bachelor’s Degree
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree (DPT)

Work Experiences:

  • Minimum of five (5) to seven (7) years of experience in a sports environment at an elite level, soccer experience required

Licenses or Certifications:

  • Passed National Physical Therapy Exam
  • Possess personal professional liability insurance
  • Active, credentialed and licensed in the state(s)/province(s) where the Club has home matches or trains
  • CPR certification for Health Care Provider
  • Preferred APTA OCS, SCS or NATABOC Certified Athletic Trainers/Therapists, CSCS, and/or PES

Company Profile:

MNUFC is a professional soccer club playing in Major League Soccer (MLS), the top tier of soccer in North America, and which operates under the oversight of the U.S. Soccer Federation, a member of FIFA. The Club is headquartered in Golden Valley, MN. Soccer operations are located at the MNUFC Training Center in Blaine, Minnesota, and the team plays its home matches at Allianz Field in St. Paul, MN.

MNUFC is a progressive employer that values group and personal excellence, individual commitment, shared responsibility, diversity and respect for all people. Its mission includes community engagement and betterment through the expression of the values of soccer, the premier sport of the world. The Club promotes an open work environment with collegial and supporting work dynamics that foster positive individual and group performance, and the opportunity for career advancement.

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, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.