Bering Straits Native Corporation Soft Tissue Therapist in Luke AFB, Arizona
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Bering Global Solutions, LLC, a subsidiary of Bering Straits Native Corporation is currently seeking a qualified Cognitive Performance Specialist for the 56th Fighter Pilot Performance Program at Luke AFB, AZ. This position will support the initial standup of a human performance team in a military setting. This work will take place in a first-of-its-kind human performance (HP) facility that incorporates job-specific conditioning, cutting-edge HP technology, and easy-access to prehab & rehab physical therapy.
The Soft Tissue Therapist is responsible for providing massage therapy and soft-tissue work for the student pilots, instructor pilots, and other warfighters at Luke AFB, AZ. This position will work in coordination with the Human Performance Team to ensure that there is a seamless integration of all warfighter care through the organization. The Soft Tissue Therapist will report directly to the Human Performance Team Project Manager.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
The Essential Duties and Responsibilities are intended to present a descriptive list of the range of duties performed for this position, and are not intended to reflect all duties performed within the job. Other duties may be assigned.
Perform massage treatments in a professional manner consistent with the warfighters’ needs.
Create a relaxing environment for athlete recovery.
Ensuring that the room is cleaned after each treatment and at the end of each shift.
Effectively report and communicate information specific to warfighter status, workload, and readiness to the entire Performance Team staff.
Be an effective leader and collaborative staff member.
Act as an educational resource to all members of the Performance Staff.
Maintain knowledge of latest trends and leading practices for soft tissue treatments
Maintain all professional credentials and licensure.
Assist in all warfighter testing and assessments and conduct screens as directed by the Human Performance Team
QUALIFICATIONS - EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform each essential duty. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Required (Minimum) Qualifications
A valid AZ Massage Therapy license.
5+ years of full-time experience in a similar role
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics
Ability to work independently or in a team and meet deadlines
Ability to effectively communicate with Performance Team in ensuring coordination of care for all warfighters.
A calming demeanor and positive/friendly personality with a passion for assisting others in achieving their goals
Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, Physiology, Kinesiology or other related degree. Master’s Degree is desired.
Cross-trained in multiple services including release techniques such as ART, Graston/fascial release techniques, Neuromuscular Therapy, cupping, Muscle Energy Techniques, Lymphatic Drainage, Stecco Technique, Fascial Stretch Therapy, and PNF stretching.
Evidence of continued professional development and education (workshops, accreditations, etc)
CPR/First Aid Certifications
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Must maintain a constant state of mental alertness at all times. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Essential and marginal functions may require maintaining physical condition necessary for bending, stooping, sitting, walking or standing for prolonged periods of time; most of time is spent sitting in a comfortable position with frequent opportunity to move about.
Work Environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be borne by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Job is performed in an office setting with exposure to computer screens and requires extensive use of a computer, keyboard, mouse and multi-line telephone system. The work described herein is primarily a modern office setting. Occasional travel may be required.
- No supervisory responsibilities.
ADDITIONAL QUALIFYING FACTORS
As a condition of employment, may be required to pass a pre-employment drug screening, as well as have acceptable reference and background check results to obtain access to military base. Must have reliable transportation to/from work a necessity and must be able to obtain access to military installations.
Shareholder Preference. BSNC gives hiring, promotion, training and retention preference to BSNC shareholders, shareholder descendants and shareholder spouses who meet the minimum qualifications for the job.
Bering Straits Native Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/ AA/ Male/ Female/ Disability/ Vets employer.
We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program. We are a drug free workplace.
Requisition ID: 2985