Asst Athletic Trainer

Cheney, WA
Apr 28, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title Asst Athletic Trainer

Job Summary

Inspire Awesome with Eastern Washington University. We are currently seeking an Athletics Trainer/Physical Therapist. This position is housed in the athletic department and will report to the Assistant Athletic Director for Training Services. The assistant athletic trainer supervises the care of student athletes competing in the University's Athletic programs. A successful candidate will be responsible for the prevention, evaluation, management and rehabilitation of injuries within the University's comprehensive sports medicine program. This particular position will also be the lead trainer for the Men's Basketball, Women's Golf & Cheer.
On top of salary, the University offers a comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, life and disability insurance and retirement. In addition, EWU offers generous vacation and sick leave accruals, 10 paid holidays per year and fringe benefits, such as tuition waiver for employees, discounted EWU sports tickets and free transportation through STA buses.
EWU expands opportunities for personal transformation through excellence in learning.

About Eastern Washington University

Eastern is a regional, comprehensive university located in Cheney, 20 minutes from downtown Spokane. In addition to Eastern's Cheney campus, we also offer our Riverpoint campus in Spokane, plus additional teaching/learning centers located in other cities throughout Washington State. Enrollment has reached over 12,000 students. The Cheney-Spokane area is the heart of the Inland Northwest, with excellent restaurants, theater, shopping, skiing, hiking, lakes, a choice of living in a medium-sized city or a small town, and high quality schools and housing.

Diversity Statement

Eastern Washington University is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, staff, students, and academic program offerings and to strengthening sensitivity to diversity throughout the institution. Eastern Washington University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.

Conditions of Employment

Travel may be required a minimum of twenty-five (25) nights per year for team competition.

Rules compliance is an important responsibility of this position. Employee shall support and comply with all applicable rules and regulations of the NCAA, the Big Sky Conference, and other established bodies that govern intercollegiate athletics and the University.

Physical Demands


Required Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in a related field with a minimum of two (2) years of collegiate athletic experience.

Certified by the National Athletic Trainer's Association Board of Certification (NATABOC) and license issued by the Department of Health.

First Aid/CPR/AED certification.

Candidate must demonstrate interest, ability and/or experience promoting cultural competency and/or diversity.

Preferred Qualifications:

Master's Degree in a related field.

Two (2) years of collegiate athletic training experience at the NCAA Division I level.

Other Skills and Abilities: