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7 May 2024

Director, Medical Performance

🇺🇸 East Meadow, NY, USA
Full Time
2+ years exp.

A storied sports franchise…a world class arena…the best fans…


Original – Authentic – Vibrant – Attainable

Our Game Plan

The New York Islanders Hockey Club is one of the most iconic franchises in professional sports, with a deeply passionate and loyal fan base that is second to none. Built on a Dynasty in the 1980’s with four straight Stanley Cup Championships, our history is what will propel us into the future, confidently assuming a position of strength in the sports, entertainment, and cultural landscape.

Our home at UBS Arena at Belmont Park, which was built for hockey and made for music, cements our brand into the very foundation of New York. We have always carved our own path, and to our fans the Islanders are a way for people to be a part of something greater than themselves. To be a part of living history, with the glory of the past fueling the drive for our fifth Stanley Cup.

How to Make the Team

The New York Islanders are seeking a highly motivated individual who has a tireless work ethic and wants to continuously learn while serving as the Director of Medical Performance. The position is based on Long Island, NY.

Show Us You Can

  • Assisting Strength and Medical staff with the implementation of rehab programs for injured athletes
  • Assisting with data entry and utilization of Sport Science Technology
  • Travel with the team for games

Your Training & Talent

  • Strong manual skills and biomechanical proficiency
  • ART background
  • Experience with SOMA Therapy
  • Anatomy Efficiency and Systems Oriented
  • Bachelor’s Degree in kinesiology or anatomy
  • First Aid/CPR Certified
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Recovered Memory Therapy Knowledge
  • Experience with college or professional athletes
  • Potential to collect data

Where You’ll Go

  • Office and Arena
  • Fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Ability to manage high-pressure situations
  • Evening, weekend, and holiday hours required
  • Ability to relocate to Long Island and work full-time hours
  • Travel with team required

What Skills You’ll Use

  • Flexibility: Switch gears on a moment’s notice and adapt to shifting priorities
  • Motivation: Leverage your personal skills to drive results and influence success
  • Autonomy: Manage your time, work independently, and prioritize tasks
  • Collaboration: Liaise with cross-functional internal teams and establish positive relationships
  • Creativity: Think outside the box, bringing innovative ideas to the table
  • Accountability: Take ownership of your work
  • Conflict Resolution: Show off your problem solving and decision-making skills

What’s in it for You

  • Expanding your experience with an iconic NHL® franchise in our quest for a 5th Stanley Cup
  • Comprehensive health & welfare benefits
  • Joining an entrepreneurial, start-up mindset
  • Employee discount at New York Islanders Pro Shops

The Fine Print

The New York Islanders are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our organization. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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