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Technical Expert - Athletic Trainer (Multiple Positions) (On Call)

Position Details

Position Information

Title Technical Expert - Athletic Trainer (Multiple Positions) (On Call)
Department Administration and Athletics (1402)
Location Main Campus
Position Summary

This is an hourly, on-call position as an Athletic Trainer in the University of Arizona Athletics training room. The position will be 14.8 – 19.6 hours, or less, per week and offers no benefits. Prospective candidates must be licensed with the State of Arizona as a health care professional who provides athletic training services for intercollegiate student-athletes. This on-call position will assist the Sports Medicine staff in providing care for student-athletes on as as-needed basis. The Technical Expert, Athletic Trainer position reports to the Associate Athletic Director for Medical Services and the Head Team Physician.

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Duties & Responsibilities
  • Evaluate, manage, and treat injuries incurred by all UA student-athletes as indicated.
  • Provide athletic training coverage to athletes as assessed by the Associate Athletic Director for Medical Services.
  • Communicate the medical status of team members with appropriate personnel.
  • Assist with daily operations of the Kasser Medical Treatment Center as assigned by the Associate Athletic Director for Medical Services.
  • Provide appropriate supervision of student technicians.
  • Maintain knowledge of and observe pertinent OSHA regulations to minimize the risk of transmission of blood-borne pathogens.
  • Complete and maintain comprehensive legal records associate with injury evaluation, treatment, and referral of all athletes under direct care.
  • Instruction and supervision of any persons who may use the facilities including but not limited to University of Arizona student-athletes and staff, visiting student-athletes and non-student athletes.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications
  • National Athletic Trainer’s Association Certification.
  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Current CPR Certification.
  • Eligibility for Arizona Athletic Training License.
Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications

Not Applicable.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Master’s Degree.
  • Full-time Division I Athletic Training experience.
Full Time/Part Time On Call
Number of Hours Worked per Week Varies
Job Category Seasonal
Benefits Eligible No
FLSA Non-Exempt
Posted Rate of Pay $30.00 Per Hour
Type of criminal background check required: Fingerprint criminal background check (security sensitive due to job duties)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S23494
Number of Vacancies Multiple
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Randall Cohen

Open Date 06/15/2017
Review Start Date 06/20/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Quick Link for Internal Postings
Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. We translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we encourage diverse candidates to apply, including people of color, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Can you perform the essential functions (job duties) of this position with or without accommodation?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  3. * Do you have a Bachelor's Degree?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents