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Assistant Athletic Trainer - Lamar University (2 openings)

  • June 07, 2019 4:13 PM
    Message # 7564162

    Job Summary:
    The Assistant Athletic Trainer assists the Assistant Athletics Director – Sports Medicine in providing medical services to Lamar University’s student-athletes. 

    Essential Job Functions/Duties:
    1. Accurately maintain all records and reports (physical examinations, injury records, physician notes, treatment & rehabilitation notes, drug testing, etc.).

    2. Assists team Physician and Assistant Athletics Director – Sports Medicine in injury recognition, treatment, rehabilitation and conditioning of the student-athlete.

    3. Primary daily sport coverage and travel – assigned by the Assistant Athletics Director – Sports Medicine. Assist with coverage of additional sports as needed.

    4. Responsible for administrative duties to be determined by the Assistant Athletics Director – Sports Medicine.

    5. Supervise graduate assistant athletic trainers and supervise and clinically instruct undergraduate athletic training apprenticeship students. 

    6. Act at the Apprenticeship Program Coordinator for the undergraduate Athletic Training Apprenticeship Program for Texas Licensure. 

    7. Carry half-time (6 credit hours) per semester teaching load in Health & Kinesiology Department, as assigned.

    8. Perform related duties as assigned.

    - Master’s degree in Athletic Training or related field required.
    - Licensed Athletic Trainer in the State of Texas (Texas Department of Licensing & Regulation – Advisory Board of Athletic Trainers), required upon starting date.
    - Certified as an Athletic Trainer (Board of Certification, Inc.) required.
    - Emergency Cardiac Care (ECC) Certified required.
    - Minimum of three (3) years athletic training experience beyond the undergraduate level required (work performed as a graduate assistant athletic trainer is sufficient).

    Strict adherence to established NCAA, Southland Conference, Texas State University System and Lamar University rules and regulations. A violation of these rules and regulations can lead to disciplinary action including termination.

    Official transcripts are required at time of employment.

    Reports Directly to the: Assistant Athletics Director – Sports Medicine


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