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Assistant Athletic Trainer

Posting Details

Position Information

Requisition Number 1725
Position Title Assistant Athletic Trainer
Type of Staff Position Exempt
If, Temporary begin date:
If Temporary, end date:
Department Athletics
Full-time/ Part-time Full-time
Work Hours per Week Full-time
Work Hours

Flexible schedule depending upon the needs of the department and will include evenings and weekends as required.

Number of Weeks Per Year 41
Date Positon to be Filled 10/16/2017
Title of Supervisor Head Athletic Trainer

Job Description Details

Job Description Summary

The Assistant Athletic Trainer is responsible for assisting in the planning, development and implementation of prevention, care, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries for 24, soon to be 25, intercollegiate varsity teams and 1 junior varsity team. This would include assisting the Head Athletic Trainer with providing student-athletes with pre-participation screenings, initial injury and illness evaluations, referrals, follow-up evaluations, wound care, injury treatment, emergency cardiac care with AED and other emergency care, injury and surgery rehabilitation, taping and bracing, practice and game coverage which includes travel and supervision of student staff. Maintain accurate, complete and timely documentation of medical records and injury documentation for each student-athlete treated. Perform additional administrative duties as assigned. This position will serve as the primary athletics trainer for a selected number of sports as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer.

Essential Functions

• Day to day coverage of practices and games, home and away, for specified intercollegiate teams – varsity and junior varsity, which would include pre-practice/game preparation, coverage during practices/games and post-practice/game treatments and follow-up.

• Day to day coverage of the athletic training room for rehabilitation and evaluation of injuries.

•Office work to include maintenance and updating of medical records, documentation of injuries, treatments and rehabilitation flow sheets for each student athlete on a daily basis.

•Other duties as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer.

Required Education, Experience, Technology Applications and Skills

Required qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree
NYS Licensure or eligible
CPR/First Aid/AED for Professional Rescuer certified
At least 1-3 years of intercollegiate, collision and related experience.

Preferred Education, Experience, Technology Applications and Skills

Master’s degree and American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Instructor.

Supervisory Responsibilities

Student worker staff members

Physical Requirements

Ability to: Stand, walk and move around for extended periods of time; assist with lifting and carrying injured athletes as needed; demonstrate a variety of rehabilitation exercises; work in a typical office environment using a computer, phone and other office equipment.

Able to perform CPR if required to do so.

Equipment to be used

Basic office equipment including, but not limited to; telephone, computer, copier, scanner.

AED and specific modalities as required.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Date 07/31/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
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Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How many years of job related experience do you have?
    • 0
    • 1-3
    • 4-6
    • 7-9
    • 10+
  2. * How many years of job related experience do you have?
    • 0
    • 1-3
    • 4-6
    • 7-9
    • 10+
  3. * Are you certified by the NATA?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you NYS certified or certification eligible?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have CPR for the Professional Rescuer certification?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents