Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
4 Year Degree
Job Summary: Work in conjunction with the Head Athletic Trainer and Team Physician to coordinate and administer a comprehensive sports medicine program for the college’s 15 NCAA Division III intercollegiate sports. Assist with injury prevention programs, injury evaluations, injury management, injury treatment and rehabilitation, educational programs and counseling for students. Provide athletic training services including attendance at scheduled team practices, as well as home and away competitions as necessary. Coordinate and schedule medical referrals for student-athletes to determine their ability to practice and compete. Work in conjunction with the Head Athletic Trainer and coaching staff to ensure safety in the design and implementation of fitness, nutrition and conditioning programs customized to meet individual student-athlete needs.
Requirements/Qualifications: Ability to work early mornings, nights, weekends and some holidays as needed. Ability to understand and enforce safety procedures and perform moderate physical activity; required handling of average-weight objects up to 25 pounds and standing and/or walking for more than 4 hours per day. Basic computer skills; strong communication and interpersonal skills. Bachelor’s degree from a CAATE accredited institution required; certified by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Board of Certification (NATABOC); NYS Athletic Training Licensure or eligible; certified in CPR/AED and First Aid for the professional rescuer or equivalent; must have valid driver’s license.
Hilbert College is a private, four year institution located in Hamburg, New York, just south of Buffalo. With close to 1,000 students, Hilbert offers highly regarded professional and liberal arts programs along with supportive faculty, staff and coaches. Hilbert's campus has updated residence facilities and modern academic, administrative and athletic facilities, including a 2000 sq. ft. fitness... center to accommodate the needs of our 290 residence students and 700 commuter students. Hilbert College is a NCAA Division III institution and a member of the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference.