LA Galaxy, Assistant Athletic Trainer - Part Time

  • LA Galaxy
  • Carson, CA, USA
  • 10 May, 2023
Part time Player Care/Liaison Officer

Job Description

For more than 20 years, AEG has played a pivotal role in transforming sports and live entertainment. Annually, we host more than 160 million guests, promote more than 10,000 shows and present more than 22,000 events around the world. We are committed to innovation, artistry, and community, and leverage the power of our 300+ venues, leading sports franchises, marquee music brands, integrated entertainment districts, premier ticketing platform and global sponsorship activations, to create memorable moments that give the world reason to cheer. 

Our business is interwoven with the human mind and heart, and we strive to build a diverse and inclusive company that reflects the artists, athletes, and fans that we host; reach beyond traditional boundaries to support the communities in which we operate; and minimize our impact on the environment by adopting sustainable practices throughout our business operations. 

If you want to be challenged to up your game and make a difference, then join us in giving the world reason to cheer!

Job Summary:

The Assistant Athletic Trainer will take an active role in providing on-site athlete care, sport event coverage, and record-keeping of the athletic training program.  The incumbent will assist the sports medicine staff in the running of their department and the daily operation of their jobs.

Essential Functions:

  • Assist the Athletic Trainer with pre-training and pre-game set up of training room and fields.  This involves preparation of hydration, medical, and rehabilitation equipment and providing player care/treatments to prepare players for their daily activity.
  • Assist with the post-training and post-game cleanup of water coolers and medical equipment.
  • Assist the Athletic Trainer with treatments and rehab of athlete's post-practice.
  • Ensure that the athletes are hydrated during training sessions by preparing water bottles and checking in with athletes during appropriate breaks in training sessions.
  • Maintain a clean, neat, and organized training room, office, and storage area.
  •  Assist medical staff with any additional player support needed on a daily basis. (i.e., taking athletes to doctor appointments, etc.)
  • Ensure documentation is done in ARMS; status reports sent out.
  • Attend games played away from DHSP.

Required Qualifications:

  • BA/BS Degree (4 Year) (Advanced Degree Preferred) In Athletic Training 
  • 0-2 years of related work experience
  • Experience and knowledge of rehab programs 
  • Experience and knowledge of prevention, recognition, evaluation, and care of athletes 
  • Previous experience working in soccer or other team sports preferred. 
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, attention to detail, initiative, and leadership abilities
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, weekends and some holidays
  • Proficient in Spanish is preferred 

Pay Scale: $17.01 - $24.81

AEG reserves the right to change or modify the employee’s job description whether orally or in writing, at any time during the employment relationship.  AEG may require an employee to perform duties outside his/her normal description.