Licensed Certified Athletic Trainer

Job description

Posting Number:


Internal Recruitment :


Working Title:

Licensed Certified Athletic Trainer

Anticipated Hiring Range:

Commenseurate with experience

Work Schedule:

M-F 8am-5pm with nights, weekend and holidays as needed.

Job Location:

Raleigh, NC

Department :

Athletics - Sports Medicine

About the Department:

The mission of the NC State University Department of Athletics is to prepare student-athletes to compete at the highest level and to inspire them to be leaders now and for the future by providing the best environment to achieve their athletic, academic, and personal aspirations as well as providing support for the professional development of our coaches and staff, all within the role of the greater institutional relationships to the University. The Sports Medicine Department is responsible for providing medical care for student athletes.

Essential Job Duties:

Serve as Athletic Trainer in the Department of Athletics for assigned sports (most likely Swimming & Diving). Position is responsible for the care of student-athletes, to include prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of the injured student-athletes under the supervision of the team physician.

Duties and Responsibilities include:
Assists in operating the athletic training room; ensures proper use of equipment and facilities by student-athletes; works with Associate Athletics Director for Sports Medicine and the Team Physician in providing comprehensive healthcare to our student-athletes; maintains medical records on student-athletes to include physical examinations and screenings, insurance information, injury evaluation and treatment records; attend scheduled meetings, team practices and events, including traveling with assigned team(s) and assist with conflict coverage; provides emergency care when indicated; assists with maintenance of the athletic training room equipment; assists with annual physical examinations and drug testing program.

Other Responsibilities:

Assists with preparation of budget requests and managing inventory of supplies for athletic training room operations; interfaces with coaches regarding injured student-athletes; follows the NATA Code of Ethics; remains current on all state and national requirements for certification and licensure; agrees to comply with all regulatory agency statues, University, ACC, and NCAA bylaws, legislation, and mandates; and perform other duties as requested by the Associate Athletics Director for Sports Medicine. Sport assignment may be changed at the discretion of the Associate Athletics Director for Sports Medicine.

Minimum Experience and Education:

Master’s degree required.

Other Required Qualifications:

Minimum of 2 years experience working within a college or professional athletics program.

NATABOC certification is required.

Must be eligible for NC Board of Athletic Training license.

Computer competency.

Excellent interpersonal communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience working with swimming & diving at the college or professional level preferred.

Required License(s) or Certification(s):

NATABOC Certification

Eligible for NC Board of Athletic Training licensure

Valid driver’s license

Valid NC Driver's License required:


Commercial Driver's License required:


Job Open Date:


Anticipated Close Date:

Open Until Filled.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Contact information for 3 references

Position Number:


Position Type:

EHRA Non-Faculty

Full Time Equivalent (FTE) (1.0 = 40 hours/week):



12 Month Recurring

Mandatory Designation - Adverse Weather:

Mandatory - Adverse Weather

Mandatory Designation - Emergency Events:

Mandatory - Medical Emergencies

Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies?:


Department ID:

106001 - Athletics-Student Welfare & Development


NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or [email protected] Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree equivalency verified at or equivalent service. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.




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Job No:
Posted: 11/12/2020
Application Due: 1/11/2021
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