Athletic Trainer I

Location
East Lansing
Posted
May 10, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Summary

The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is looking for an Athletic Trainer I to develop, implement, evaluate and maintain comprehensive health care programs for student-athletes. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to; evaluates injuries in order to design and execute appropriate rehabilitation exercises; educates and counsels coaching staffs, athletes, physicians co-workers, students, parents, media, and consultants; maintains and implements comprehensive preventive physical conditioning programs for the student-athletes for sports including softball; administers emergency care and makes medical referrals; organizes and maintains daily medical records, including daily treatment logs and prescription drug logs using a computerized sports injury management program; ensures that University, NCAA, federal and state policies, procedures, and/or regulations are followed; instructs and evaluates athletic training students; other duties as assigned.

Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills

Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing one or two years of post- bachelor degree work, such as a Masters in Physical Education with relevant coursework in athletic training; three to five years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in all aspects of athletic training or an equivalent combination of education and experience; and certification by the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA).

Desired Qualifications

Division I collegiate experience as an athletic trainer.

Required Application Materials

Cover letter

Resume

Work Hours

VARIABLE ( Will include nights and weekends )

Summary of Health Risks

Exposure to human blood, serum, tissue and other body fluids; and materials covered under Universal Precautions

Bidding Eligibility Ends 05/16/2017 at 11:55PM