Athletic Trainer I

Location
East Lansing MI
Posted
Apr 04, 2018
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.

In this position, you will:

  • Evaluate injuries in order to design and execute appropriate rehabilitation exercises 
  • Educate and counsel coaching staffs, athletes, physicians co-workers, students, parents, media, and consultants 
  • Maintain and implement comprehensive preventive physical conditioning programs for the student-athletes
  • Administer emergency care and makes medical referrals
  • Organize and maintain daily medical records, including daily treatment logs and prescription drug logs using a computerized sports injury management program
  • Ensure that University, NCAA, federal and state policies, procedures, and/or regulations are followed
  • Instruct and evaluate athletic training students
  • Complete 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

Will include nights and weekends

Summary of Health Risks

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

(Bidding Eligibility ends 04/10/2018 at 11:55 PM)