Detailed Job Description Please note-This is for anticipated openings throughout the academic year. Responsible for prevention, evaluation, treatment, management, and rehabilitation of injuries and illnesses associated with athletes involved in intercollegiate athletics.
Implement rehabilitation and treatment programs for intercollegiate athletes utilizing exercise rehabilitation and modalities (ice, electrical stimulation, ultrasound, massage). Including appropriate documentation.
Evaluate, assess, and treat injuries sustained to intercollegiate athletes. Including appropriate documentation.
Facilitate athlete referrals for care through physicians, surgeons, therapists, and specialists (including proper insurance notification and directional assistance).
Prep athletes for competition or practice through taping, bandaging, stretching, bracing, or other forms of injury risk management.
Implementation and facilitation of athletics drug and alcohol testing program. Including athlete notification, urine sample collection, documentation, and sample shipment for analysis.
Collect, compile, and facilitate athlete physical participation status forms. Including orthopedic assessment to evaluate for risk management.
Provide coverage at competitions and practices for intercollegiate athletes (sometimes for other competing institutions) to manage injury recognition, evaluation, assessment, and care. Including travel for away competitions and/or practices.
OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED
Required Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's Degree - Athletic Training degree (may also be obtained through a master's degree program) BOC certification in Athletic Training NYS Licensure CPR/AED/First Aid 2-3 years working in athletic training NATA certified
Excellent communication skills, interpersonal, written, electronic/digital, ability to convey complex information to diverse groups
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships based on respect with diverse groups and individuals
Strong leadership and motivational skills
Ability to manage confidential and private information appropriately
Ability to successfully multi-task.
Problem solving skills, ability to analyze and act under pressure
Competence using computer software and enterprise systems appropriate for the complexities of the role and its functions
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Required Application Documents
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As a member of the RIT community employees receive a well-balanced benefits package that offers a variety of choices and access to additional employment advantages. These benefits, combined with an employees pay, provide a total compensation package that can be tailored to meet your needs. More on RITs Benefits, Health & Wellness program can be found at: https://www.rit.edu/fa/humanresources/content/benefits-health-and-wellness
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