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Job listing closed on 8 Jun 2024
16 Feb 2024

Associate, Performance Nutrition – DR Academy

🇩🇴 Dominican Republic
Full Time
1+ year exp.

Job Description:


The New York Mets are seeking applicants for a Minor League Performance Nutrition Associate that would assist the Minor League Performance Nutrition Coordinator and other full-time sports dietitian with nutrition services provided to NY Mets MiLB athletes. This person will oversee the nutrition operations at the NY Mets Dominican Republic Academy in Boca Chica, DR.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Development and dissemination of performance nutrition education materials

  • Collaboration with in-house catering staffs to ensure congruity with menu development and the NY Mets Performance Nutrition standards.

  • Perform individual nutrition consults with athletes (under direction from MiLB Performance Nutirtion Coordinator). This will include counseling athletes on dietary supplement use and providing medical nutrition therapy to aid in health and performance of athletes.

  • Serving as an effective member of the Performance Department that includes the following disciples: Athletics Training, Reconditioning, Strength and Conditioning, Sports Science, and Mental Performance.

  • Other duties as assigned by the MiLB Performance Nutrition Coordinator.


  • Registered Dietitian or on a path to becoming a Registered Dietitian

  • At least 6 months experience in sports nutrition at the collegiate or professional level

  • Ability to work independently and maintain a high level of professionalism

  • A positive, friendly, and collaborative personality with a passion for assisting others in achieving their goals

  • Must be able to work unconventional hours (Ex. weekends, evenings, holidays, etc.).

  • Willing and able to reside in the Dominican Republic from January to Late November 2024

  • Strong desire to be a part of a collaborative and integrative environment that supports professional development and professional excellence

  • Fluent in Spanish

The above information is intended to describe the general nature, type, and level of work to be performed. The information is not intended to be an exhaustive or complete list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required for this position. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. The individual selected may perform other related duties as assigned or requested.

The New York Mets recognize the importance of a diverse workforce and value the unique qualities individuals of various backgrounds and experiences can offer to the Organization. Our continued success depends heavily on the quality of our workforce. The Organization is committed to providing employees with the opportunity to develop to their fullest potential.