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Assistant Athletic Trainer (Youngstown State University)

  • January 09, 2020 9:19 PM
    Message # 8530625

    Title: Assistant Athletic Trainer

    Website: https://jobs.ysu.edu/postings/5891

    Institution: Youngstown State University

    Governing Body: NCAA I

    Start Date: TBD

    City: Youngstown

    State:  OH


    Delivers routine and complex preventative and remedial treatment to YSU student-athletes in order to promote the health, safety, and welfare of athletes; applies specific and appropriate taping, bracing and other protective/supportive devices to student-athletes to prevent injury or re-injury.

    Monitors environmental conditions and makes recommendations with regards to the safety of student-athlete participants; monitors and recommends proper safety conditions of all athletic team practices, conditioning programs, facilities and equipment to coaches and administrators.

    Adheres to established policy to document and maintain records of injury, treatment, rehabilitation, and return to participation for medical and legal purposes; maintains the security of medical records in regard to HIPPA guidelines.

    Assists with the administration of the university drug and alcohol education and testing program; collects urine samples for testing purposes; counsels and refers athletes regarding alcohol/drug use and nutritional considerations to appropriate professionals.

    Acts as a liaison between team physician, athletes, coaches, administrators and parents regarding medical issues; makes referrals to team physicians/medical specialists or facilities.

    Interacts with athletes and insurance companies to ensure the delivery of covered services under established YSU policy.

    Maintains required licensure and certification. Demonstrates regular and predictable attendance.

    Meets all job safety requirements and all applicable OSHA safety standards that pertain to essential functions.


    Performs any and all other related duties as assigned or directed in order to promote, further, and ensure the effective and efficient operation of Youngstown State University, which may include providing CPR and First Aid coverage for athletic youth camps/clinics as directed.

    Assists with various aspects of team operations and function as requested (e.g. drives university vehicles on team travel trips, assists with the development of strength and conditioning program, etc.)

    Travels with varsity teams as directed.

    SUPERVISION EXERCISED: Supervision is exercised over graduate assistants and Masters of Athletic Training student employees.

    REPORTS TO: Head Athletic Trainer


    National Athletic Trainers Association Certification; Red Cross CPR; Red Cross AED; First Aid Certification; Automatic External Defibrillator Certification. If not at time of application, must successfully pass the Ohio State License OT.PT.AT Board of Ohio and be able to practice in Ohio.


    Ethan Solger M.E.d, AT, ATC, IASTM, CIDN, BFR, FMT

    Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Medicine

    Head Football Athletic Trainer

    Youngstown State University

    Office: 330-941-3190

    Fax: 330-941-1918


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