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Athletic Trainer


Full-Time | Main Campus

The Athletic Trainer will work in coordination with the Director of Athletics to provide medical care for intercollegiate student-athletes. The position will require weekly afternoon, evening, and weekend hours.           


MS degree; at least 1 year of experience that is directly related to Athletic Training; specialized training required  Certified Athletic Trainer. Must have athletic trainer license through the State of Indiana.

Essential Functions:

    • Direct coverage of intercollegiate athletic contests, intercollegiate athletic team practices, and general athletic training room activities.
    • Keep records for injury evaluations, therapeutic treatments provided, physician referrals, and any incidents occurring during qualifying incidents.
    • Develop, implement and maintain overall sports medicine program for the University, including: injury prevention programs, injury evaluations, injury management, injury treatment and rehabilitation, educational programs and counseling for student-athletes and athletic staff.
    • Perform duties with professionalism, which includes relating to others in a courteous, cooperative, sensitive and congenial manner.
    • Maintain the confidentiality of athletic training room records and university information by following HIPPA and FERPA procedures.
    • Practice OSHA and OCU Guidelines for Blood Borne Pathogens Exposure Control.
    • Perform other duties to assist the department of athletics.
    • Provide emergency care for all student-athletes and athletic staff personnel and coordinate an Emergency Action Plan in the event of an emergency situation occurring during athletic events.
    • Responsible for the formation of the University’s athletic training staff, including training and supervision of assistant/associate athletic trainers. Hiring for the Athletic training staff should be completed in collaboration with the VP for Administration.
    • Assist Athletic Director and Business Manager in the development of the athletic medical program budget.
    • Evaluate and recommend new techniques and equipment that would enhance the benefit of the athletic medical program.
    • This position will require travel and weekly afternoon, evening and weekend hours.

Apply at https://www.oak.edu/jobs/ocu-employment-application/

Additional Info

Job Type : Full-Time

Education Level : Masters

Experience Level : Not Applicable

Job Function : General

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