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Assistant Athletic Trainer

Employer
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Location
Prescott, Arizona, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
May 24, 2024
Job Description

The Opportunity:

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's Prescott, Arizona campus is looking to hire an Assistant Athletic Trainer to support the Athletics Team. Embry-Riddle's Prescott Campus is respected worldwide for cutting-edge instruction and training for tomorrow's aviation, aerospace, security and intelligence leaders. Prescott is a mile-high city and its climate reflects seasonable weather excellent for flying. Daytime averages are 80°F in the summer and 45°F in the winter. At 5,000 ft. above sea level, it boasts a mild climate, clean air, pristine wilderness areas, and nearby national forests. The university is a small, private, residential university in the mountains of Arizona with approximately 3,500 students. Staff/faculty/student interaction is highly valued and is a central theme of our campus. It is located 100 miles north of Phoenix and 120 miles south of the Grand Canyon.

Embry-Riddle sponsors 14 sports and is a member of the California Pacific Conference and the NAIA This is a full-time, 10-month position.

This position reports directly to the Director of Athletic Training.

Job Duties:
  • Work under the supervision of the Director of Athletic Training and be responsible for the following: prevention of athletic injuries and illnesses, evaluation of athletic injuries, treatment of athletic injuries, providing education and counseling to student-athletes about their injury/illness.
  • Oversee the CPR/AED and First Aid education for all Athletic Staff.
  • Oversee the day-to-day operations of the athletic training room.
  • Travels with both male and female teams.
  • Participates in inventory management of supplies
  • Documents and maintains student-athlete PHI (i.e. physicals, injury reports, rehabilitation, etc.) into the SportsWare Online system.
  • Maintains appropriate communication with the Director of Athletic Training, student-athletes, coaches, and physicians.
  • Maintains appropriate communication and attends meetings within the Department of Athletics.
  • Obtains, creates and maintains an athletic calendar of events.
  • Will coordinate and maintain records for all athletic physical examinations for all student-athletes.
  • C ompletes required CEU’s for NATA and Arizona Licensure
  • Remain in good standing with the NATA and Arizona Athletic Trainer’s Licensure.
  • Develops, communicates and enforces Embry Riddle Athletic Training Policy & Procedures for athletes.
  • Works more than the traditional 40 hours per week, which may include many weekends (including Sundays), nights and holidays.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license for transportation of team in vans and the ability to travel for team practices and competition.
  • Other duties as assigned.
About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University:

At Embry-Riddle, we take pride in our position as the world's largest and most comprehensive university dedicated to aviation and aerospace. Located in Daytona Beach, Florida, and Prescott, Arizona, our esteemed residential campuses offer a prestigious educational experience. However, our commitment to education knows no borders as our Worldwide campus expands our reach globally, providing a world-class education online and at approximately 110 locations across the United States, Asia, Europe, and Central and South America. This breadth of reach ensures that students can access our exceptional programs without geographical limitations.

With a history spanning nearly a century, we have continually adapted to the dynamic needs of the industries we support. In the Academic Year 2022-23, we welcomed over 11,100 students to our residential campuses and over 19,000 students at our worldwide campus.

Join our global community and embark on a journey of academic excellence and limitless possibilities. Employees working more than 30 hours a week can enjoy medical, dental and vision benefits, an amazing retirement plan with immediate vesting that includes a 6% gift and up to 4% match, free tuition for employees and their immediate family members, and a generous personal leave program. To find out more about our benefits and why ERAU has been named a “Great College to Work For” for 13 consecutive years, visit our careers page .

Embry-Riddle is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity. Embry-Riddle is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. We continually strive to recognize, respect, and celebrate differences and cultural identities among individuals as we recruit, support, and embrace our diverse community. We work to provide a safe and inclusive environment and to create a climate free of discrimination where cultural competency is fostered through leadership, integrity, care, and respect.



Qualifications
  • Bachelor degree (Master’s preferred) in exercise physiology/health education, sports medicine or a related field preferred.
  • NATABOC certification.
  • Arizona Athletic Training Association License or eligible.
  • Current CPR/AED certification.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and stand for extended periods of time.
  • 1–3 years of experience.
Submit a letter of interest, a detailed resume listing qualifications and experience, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references who may be contacted. Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience, with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualification because this is the information on which the initial review of materials will be based.

Although this position will remain open until filled, review of candidate’s materials will begin immediately.

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