Position Summary :
Under the direction of the head athletic trainer, the assistant athletic trainer assists with the prevention, care, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries and illnesses; serves as an athletic trainer for NCAA Division II Intercollegiate Athletics.
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Coordinates medical coverage for home events
• Maintenance of medical records, medical referrals, and communication with coaches and physicians
• Responsible for the day to day operation and coordination of the athletic training program in the event the head athletic trainer is unavailable
• May teach 1-3 courses in Health and Physical Education
• Perform other duties as assigned by Head Athletic Trainer
Minimum Job Requirements:
• A Bachelor’s degree required with a Master's degree preferred and National Athletic Trainer Association Board of Certification as a certified athletic trainer are required.
• Must have a New Mexico Athletic Trainer License or be eligible to obtain license in a reasonable period of time.
• Intercollegiate athletic training experience and athletic teaching experience is preferred.
• Must be of good moral character with conduct consistent with the university and state code of conduct.
Physical Demand and Working Conditions:
•Work is performed during normal business hours but will include evening and weekend hours and requires frequent travel with collegiate teams
• Work is performed both inside a non-smoking facility and outdoors; involves extremes of cold and hot plus temperature changes, wet and humid conditions
• May include exposure to blood-borne pathogens
• Work is medium in nature that at times requires exerting up to 50pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects.
Essential Functions: [As defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, these include the following responsibilities, minimum job knowledge, skills, and abilities. This is not necessarily an all-inclusive listing.]
Application Review Date: April 5, 2013
Condition of Employment: Must pass a pre-employment background check.
Electronic Application Instructions: Electronic applications may be submitted through the "Apply" link on the top of this page. Please attach the following required documents to your electronic application:
Letter of interest
Contact information for three references
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