Position Title: Athletic Trainer 50%

Classification: Professional Staff V

Status: Part-Time

Department: Athletics & Recreation

Reports to: Head Athletic Trainer

Mount St. Joseph University is accepting applications for the part -time, professional staff appointment of Athletic Trainer - 50%. The successful candidate will work under the supervision of the head athletic trainer and supervises the care of student athletes competing in the University’s athletic program. The athletic trainer is responsible for the prevention, evaluation, management and rehabilitation of injuries within the University’s comprehensive sports medicine program.  The 2015-2016 position has primary responsibility for the wrestling, men’s tennis, and women’s tennis teams at the University and assisting other teams when necessary. Travel is required with wrestling to away competitions. This is a 12 month position with employment hours in the afternoons, evenings, and weekends beginning July 1st and ending June 30th.



Provides/direct medical services to teams as assigned, and assists in the supervision of medical services for all student-athletes to include:

  • Prevention of athletic injuries and illnesses
  • Evaluation of athletic injuries
  • Treatment of athletic injuries
  • Providing counseling and education to student athletes
  • Athletic training administrative duties
  • Assist with coordination and scheduling of medical coverage for home and away competitions
  • Supervision and clinical education of athletic training students as a preceptor
  • Recordkeeping and documentation
  • Work with physicians and other allied health professionals to deliver care to student athletes

Duties not program specific:

  • Supports the total athletic program
  • Demonstrates integrity and upholds the values and mission of the University.
  • Committee assignments and other duties appropriate to skills and training as assigned by supervisors
  • Contributes to team effort by welcoming new and different work requirements; exploring new opportunities to enhance the services of the division; helping others accomplish related job results as and where needed.


Primary Contacts: Department Director, Associate Director, coaching staff, Athletic Training staff, Athletic Training staff, Athletic Training and other Health Science faculty, team physicians

Supervision Exercised: Athletes, Athletic Training Students

Supervision Received: Works under general direction toward broadly defined objectives; refers specific problems to the Head Athletic Trainer only when clarification or interpretation of organizational policies is involved. May also receive direction from the Athletic Training Education Program Director and Athletic Training Education Program Clinical Coordinator, Team Medical Director, and Team Physician(s).

Education: Bachelor’s degree required & Board of Certification (BOC) certified in Athletic Training and Ohio Licensed in Athletic Training

Experience: Some college athletic training preferred.

Specialized Training: Excellent verbal and written communications. Proficient in use of Microsoft Office software. Proficient in use of: Athletic Training supplies and equipment, therapeutic modalities, computer and software. Valid driver’s license required. American Red Cross (ARC) Instructor Certifications in Responding to Emergencies and CPR for the Professional Rescuer is preferred, but not required. Familiarity with NCAA governing rules and CAATE standards for clinical supervision.

Work Environment/ Physical Work Demands: Multiple service hours; computer data input; multiple concurrent tasks with service interruptions; extensive customer contact; extensive standing or sitting in one position for long periods; computer data input; strict confidentiality; detailed work

To apply, please send cover letter, resume, and contact information with three professional references via e-mail to Human.Resources@msj.edu. Please include Attn: Athletic Trainer – 50% in your subject line. A review of resumes will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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To send requests for a complete job description to Human.Resources@msj.edu


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