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Athletic Trainer Job Posting Number: C00194P Salary: $4,318.50 per month Closing Date: 04/18/2017
Complete job description and application available online at: https://jobs.losrios.edu/postings/3849
Position Summary Under general direction, provides for an effective and efficient program of first aid, emergency care, injury prevention, athletic training and preconditioning for athletes in intercollegiate sports activities. [
This position reports directly to the Dean of Kinesiology and Athletics, and is located in the Kinesiology department.
Assignment Responsibilities ? Functions as liaison between physician, coaches, parents, student-athletes, and administration. ? Arranges for and assists with pre-season physical examinations for all sports; and coordinates physical screenings to detect pre-existing conditions that would limit or prevent participation in intercollegiate athletics. ? Administers emergency care, treats acute, sub-acute, and minor chronic disabilities, and/or refers injured student-athlete to physician; evaluates physical condition of injured athletes. ? Advises, develops, and implements programs for routine and corrective exercises. ? Provides rehabilitation services for injured student-athletes. ? Uses treatment modalities such as ultrasound, electrical stimulation, hydrotherapy, and therapeutic exercise; and recognizes and manipulates conditions which require special taping, bracing or padding, either preventative or rehabilitative. ? Designs, develops, and supervises conditioning and reconditioning/rehab programs. ? May assist in the selection and fitting of protective equipment. ? Arranges transportation as needed for injured athletes. ? Accompanies football team to all contests; serves as host athletic trainer for visiting teams; and attends home athletic events when scheduled. ? Maintains and operates the athletic training room. ? Maintains all student-athlete health records and maintains records for all the individual injuries and treatments of injured athletes. ? Prepares and oversees budget for medical and athletic training supplies and equipment. ? May oversee student interns in the Athletic Trainer program. ? Educates student athletes about generally accepted health and safety knowledge. ? Performs related duties as required.
The Los Rios Community College District is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate regardless of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, medical condition, political affiliation or belief, or marital status.