Assistant Athletic Trainer – Trinity University 7/13

July 13th, 2021

Trinity University

Assistant Athletic Trainer – Trinity University

Summary
Responsible for the coordination and administration of all aspects of the athletic training room and sports medicine offerings for the intercollegiate athletic programs as deemed by the Head Athletic Trainer.

Duties and Responsibilities
Onsite care and management of injuries and illnesses including: prevention, evaluation, management and rehabilitation.
Provides accommodation recommendations, related to sport, for student athletes with restrictions or limitations.
Assists with accident insurance claims processing.
Minimizes risk of injury through awareness, education, and prevention strategies.
Maintains student athlete insurance information.
Assists with training, scheduling, and payroll for student staff.
Assists with physical examinations and screenings.
Makes appropriate physician’s referrals and appointments.
Communicates with physicians and coaching staff regarding the injury status of athletes.
Assists the Athletic Director and coaching staff in determining whether the athletic facility is in optimal and safe condition.
Helps monitor weather conditions and dangerous environments (humidity/lightning).
Assists with drug testing per department policy.
Coordinates the purchasing and use of all equipment and supplies needed for the operation of the athletic training facility, in accordance with University policies.
Adheres to conference guidelines, including visiting team accommodations and services.

Requirements
Experience
Required:
1 year to 3 years.
Current and/or past experience with an intercollegiate athletic program. Administrative experience with operating an athletic training room.
Preferred:
3 years to 5 years.

Knowledge
Required:
Knowledge of a large range of medical problems.
Assessment, evaluation skills and working with other healthcare professionals.
Ability to think critically and make independent decisions regarding the assessment, treatment, rehabilitation and return to play decisions per state licensure guidelines.
Thorough and detailed with injury tracking and documentation.
Ability to communicate effectively in high stress/pressure situation when talking to patients, medical professionals, staff and families.

Preferred:
Ability to organize, prioritize and perform multiple tasks with little or no supervision.
Therapeutic rehabilitation.
Injury evaluation.
Therapeutic modality usage.
Manual therapy techniques.
Documentation.

Date Posted
July 12, 2021
Job Category Staff
Job Type Full-Time
Department/Office Athletics
Exempt Status
Exempt7/12/2021 Assistant Athletic Trainer | Trinity University

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Education Requirements
Required:
Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university.
Preferred:
Master’s degree or equivalent from four-year college or university.
Licenses and Certifications
Required:
Must possess a valid Texas Driver’s License and have a good driving history. May not have more than two moving violations in a three-year period.
NATA BOC certification
CPR/AED/First Aid
Physical Demands and Working Conditions
Requires the hours of work necessary to fulfill responsibilities which may include evenings, weekends and traveling with teams.

Contact Information
Human Resources
humanresources@trinity.edu
Trinity University
One Trinity Place
San Antonio, TX 78212
210-999-7507

To apply for this job email your details to humanresources@trinity.edu