Athletic Trainer

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Athletic Trainer

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Department: Physical Education (7600)

Position Status: Administrative Exempt Positions

Basic Function:
Assist head athletic trainer in all phases of treatment for varsity athletics and serve in the department of physical education, recreation and athletics.

  • Assist the Head Athletic Trainer in diagnosis and treatment of athletics injuries, prevention, recognition, evaluation, care and rehabilitation of athletic injuries/illnesses.
  • Provide coverage for athletic contests, practice sessions and Athletic Training room as assigned.
  • Assumes responsibilities of the Head Athletic Trainer when he/she is unavailable.
  • Maintenance of accurate reports and records
  • Teach Physical Education courses as assigned.
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Athletic Training; Masters preferred
  • 1 year experience minimum; 3-5 years experience preferred
  • Massachusetts State licensure and BOC Certification
  • AED/First aid and CPR certified
  • College experience preferred
  • The ability to work weekends, holidays and evenings. Potential for overnight travel.
  • Ability to lift 50 - 75 pounds
  • Valid driver’s license

    Posting Date: 05/16/2018

    Close Date:

    Open Until Filled: Yes

    Special Instructions to Applicants:

    EEO Information:
    WPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. We are seeking individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who will contribute to a culture of creativity and collaboration, inclusion, problem solving and change making.

    Criminal Background Check Statement:
    A pre-employment criminal records check is required.

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    Posted: 5/17/2018
    Application Due: 6/18/2018
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