Assistant Athletic Trainer (Athletic Trainer II), Athletics California State University, San Bernardino
Job No: 521125 Work type: Staff Categories: Unit 2 - CSUEU - Health Care Support, Athletics, Probationary, Full TimeJob Summary:
Under general supervision of the Associate Director of Administration in collaboration with the Head Athletics Trainer, the Assistant Athletic Trainer performs basic a full range of athletic training functions which involves the planning, organization, and delivery of daily athletic training services to students involved in athletics
Major duties and responsibilities:
Assist with prevention, recognition, and assessment of athletic injuries.
Consult with the Head Athletic Trainer or ATC II on treatment plans.
Assist with implementing preventive and rehabilitation programs to treat athletic injuries using the appropriate therapeutic modalities and treatments.
Travel with sports teams to away games as needed.
Assist with development and administration of rehabilitation programs for athletic injuries. Assist with designing conditioning programs to prevent injuries.
Assist with the counseling and assisting student-athletes and staff regarding conditioning, athletic training, therapy, and rehabilitation.
Inform coaching staff and other health professionals on the status of injuries and treatment plans.
Assist in program development, including coordinating training room operations. Assist with needed coverage for practices, home events, and team travel.
Attend practices and athletic events and provide medical emergency coverage to student athletes.
May assist in monitoring the work of student interns/trainers.
Maintain equipment and cleanliness of the athletic training and rehabilitation facilities.
Assist with department special projects, drug prevention and testing requirements/programs for student athletes.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: Required Education and Experience:
Equivalent to bachelor's degree in athletic training, physical education, kinesiology or related field of study or combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge and abilities.
Course work must include completion of the Board of Certification (BOC) curriculum requirements.
Possess and maintain Board of Certification (BOC) certification for Athletic Trainer.
Must have current First Aid, CPR-PR, and AED certifications.
Valid California driver's license.
General knowledge of the principles and practices of athletic training including conditioning, injury prevention, injury assessment and rehabilitation.
Full range of therapeutic modalities and their practical use and physiological basis.
Other therapeutic preventions and treatments such as taping, bracing, and massage; effective use of rehabilitation and exercise equipment.
Rules, regulations, and guidelines established by the campuses' governing national collegiate athletic associations (e.g., National Collegiate Athletics Association or National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics) pertaining to student athletes, their training, sports medicine care, and health and safety.
Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) standards for handling blood borne pathogens.
Maintaining medical records, including Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) standards; and following insurance procedures.
Ability to effectively assess and evaluate injuries and their severity.
Develop conditioning and rehabilitation programs and manage and treat injuries.
Use the full range of appropriate therapeutic modalities and treatments and rehabilitation and exercise equipment to treat and prevent injuries.
Determine the appropriate referrals for athletes to other health care professionals.
Recognize life threatening situations and administer the appropriate emergency aid.
Use a computer to perform medical, insurance and other recordkeeping functions.
Work in an environment with competing priorities.
Strong interpersonal and communications skills to develop effective working relationships with athletes and serve as a liaison among athletes, coaching staff, parents, physicians, and other health professionals.
Master's degree preferred
Compensation and Benefits:
Anticipated Hiring Range: $4,158 - $5,083 per month
Classification Salary Range: $4,158 - $8,058 per month
The CSU system provides a comprehensive benefit package that includes medical, dental and vision plans, membership in the California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS), sick and vacation time, and 14 paid holidays a year. Eligible employees are also able to participate in the fee waiver education program. A summary of benefit information can be found here.
Work status: Full-time, Exempt, Probationary
Schedule: TBD by department needs.
The application deadline: February 1, 2023
Conditions of Employment
Satisfactory completion of a background check (including a criminal records check) is required for employment. CSU will make a conditional offer of employment, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was conditionally offered the position.
Drivers License Check
Possession of a valid Driver's License is required. Employees in this position will be enrolled in the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) Government Employer Pull Notice Program which confirms possession of a valid driver's license and reflects driving record.
The person holding this position is considered a `mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
CSUSB hires only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire. See Form I-9 Acceptable Documents at https://www.uscis.gov/i-9-central/form-i-9-acceptable-documents.
CSU requires faculty, staff, and students who physically access campus facilities or programs to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, which includes obtaining a COVID-19 booster dose, or declare a medical or religious exemption from doing so. Any candidates advanced in a currently open search process should be prepared to comply with this requirement. See policy at https://calstate.policystat.com/policy/11030468/latest.
Statement of Commitment to Diversity
In our commitment to the furthering of knowledge and fulfilling our educational mission, California State University, San Bernardino seeks a campus climate that welcomes, celebrates, and promotes respect for the entire variety of human experience. We welcome people from all backgrounds, and we seek to include knowledge and values from many cultures in the curriculum and extra-curricular life of the campus community. We will create, promote, and maintain activities and programs that further our understanding of individual and group diversity. We will also develop and communicate policies and promote values that discourage intolerance and discrimination.
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California State University, San Bernardino offers a challenging and innovative academic environment. The university seeks to provide a supportive and welcoming social and physical setting where students, faculty and staff feel they belong and can excel. The university provides students the opportunity to engage in the life of the campus, interact with others of diverse backgrounds and cultures, as well as participate in activities that encourage growth, curiosity and scholarly fulfillment. Through its branch campus in Palm Desert, the university mission extends to the Coachella Valley.