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Assistant Athletic Trainer
Staff
Melbourne

Florida Institute of Technology is searching for an Assistant Athletic Trainer for the Athletic department.  This is a full-time position.  

The Assistant Athletic Trainer is responsible for assisting student-athletes with the evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries; this includes both musculoskeletal injuries, as well as mild general medical illnesses/injuries. Additionally, the Assistant Athletic Trainer is responsible for tasks assigned by the Associate and/or Head Athletic Trainers, such as the scheduling of pre-participation physicals, baseline neurocognitive exams, and Federal Work Study Students.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assists student-athletes with the evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. This includes both musculoskeletal injuries, as well as mild general medical illnesses/injuries.
  • Assists student-athletes with referrals to other medical providers for injuries and illnesses, if necessary.
  • Assists with filing essential paperwork for proper medical documentation, and oversees medical insurance claims.
  • Determines the medical clearance of student-athletes in regards to participating in his or her sport.
  • Oversees the student-athlete participation during athletic practices and games, which includes pre-game set-up and break-down.
  • Maintains the upkeep of the medical facility, as well as the inventory of the medical equipment.
  • Works closely with coaches and athletic administration on the medical status of student-athletes, while regularly participating in department and staff meetings.
  • Assists with special projects as assigned by the Associate and/or Head Athletic Trainers, such as the scheduling of pre-participation physicals, baseline neurocognitive exams, and Federal Work Study Students.
  • And other duties assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer and/or Associate Athletic Trainer

 

 

Education/Skills required:

  • Master’s degree
  • Certified Athletic Trainer
  • Licensed Athletic Trainer
  • CPR/AED/First Aid for the Professional Rescuer certified
  • Minimum 2–5 years of experience required in area of expertise

* Official transcripts of all collegiate work must be sent directly from the attended institution to the Human Resources Office prior to the first day of employment. All international degrees must have a course-by-course official evaluation and translation sent to the Human Resources Office directly from an evaluation company affiliated with the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES). *Required certification or license must be uploaded when submitting application for employment.

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