Minor League Dietitian

New York Yankees
Tampa, FL

Position Summary:

The New York Yankees MiLB Dietitian will assist the MiLB Nutrition Coordinator in optimizing nutrition support for all athletes in the New York Yankees organization. This role will serve to help with affiliate catering, nutrition education, and ensuring department and organizational standards are met.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist with all aspects of the nutritional program
  • Assist in the development of personalized nutrition programs when needed
  • Assist in the education of players’ nutritional standards
  • Develop educational materials for distribution to players
  • Develop meal plan templates for spring training and other instructional programs
  • Arrange catering of pre- and post-game meals for affiliate teams, in conjunction with clubhouse personnel
  • Ensure proper food safety and sanitation procedures are met at all minor league affiliate facilities
  • Build and maintain relationships with players and staff to better execute objectives of the organization and of nutrition department
  • Collaborate with different departments to achieve group objectives and give best quality service to players
  • Maintain regular communication with Nutrition Coordinator

Requisite Education; Attitudes; Skills:

  • Registered Dietitian-required
  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Physiology, Nutrition Science, or related field
  • Board Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics (CSSD), preferred
  • Spanish-speaking preferred
  • Ability to travel within the United States
  • Willing to relocate. Position is based in Tampa, FL
  • Passion and interest for baseball and communicating the importance of nutrition to peak performance
  • Willingness to work long, flexible hours including nights, weekends, and holidays