Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
South Dakota State University is accepting applications for a full-time, 12 month position as Assistant Athletic Trainer who will primarily assist the Associate Head Athletic Trainer with coordinating the athletic training services for football, through the Stanley J. Marshall Center athletic training room. The scope of practice is including prevention, evaluation, management rehabilitation, referral and administration so as to facilitate safe and expeditious return to activity for South Dakota State University student-athletes.
Earned Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training, Athletic Administration or Sports Science);
Minimum one (1) year experience in athletic training (football preferred);
At least 1 year of experience supervising athletic training students;
BOC certified/SD License or eligible;
CPR and First Aid certified;
Effective communication (oral, written and interpersonal) skills;
Demonstrated organizational and time management skills;
Demonstrated computer application skills.
Earned Master’s degree (degree preference in Athletic Training, Athletic Administration, Kinesiology, Sports Medicine, or Sport Science);
Division I intercollegiate experience (especially football);
Experience with team travel responsibilities;
Knowledge and/or understanding of medical records following HIPAA and FERPA and SIMS;
Knowledge and/or understanding of medical insurance.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until filled. Review of applications will begin as they are received with full consideration date of July 2, 2019.
APPLICATION PROCESS: SDSU accepts applications through an on-line employment site. To apply, visit: https://yourfuture.sdbor.edu and click on “apply for this job.” The system will guide you through the electronic application form. The employment site will also require the attachment of a cover letter, which should specifically address how the candidate meets the qualifications as outlined in the advertisement, resume, and reference page with the contact information for three professional references. Please contact SDSU Human Resources at (605) 688-4128 if you require assistance with this process.
SDSU is especially interested in candidates that can contribute to and/or coordinate course offerings that address the experiences of underrepresented minorities in organizations. Women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply.
Any offer of employment is contingent on the university’s verification of credentials and other information required by law and/or university policies, including but not limited to, a criminal background check.
South Dakota State University is a tobacco free environment.
Additional Salary Information: South Dakota State University offers a wide range of benefits including medical, dental, and flexible benefits, retirement plans, compensation packages, paid holidays, and vacation leave. Employees also have access to internal and state-sponsored training as well as reduced tuition for state-supported courses at all State of South Dakota academic institutions.
About South Dakota State University
South Dakota State University is an NCAA Division I institution which competes in The Summit League for all sports except football who competes in the Missouri Valley Football Conference, wrestling which competes in the Big XII Conference and women's equestrian, which competes in the National Collegiate Equestrian Association.
SDSU is a comprehensive land grant institution that offers more than 200 majors, minors and specializations. SDSU is the state's largest institution of higher education with an enrollment of approximately 12,725 students.
SDSU is located in Brookings, South Dakota; a community of approximately 17,500 near the east central border of South Dakota on Interstate 29. The city has an excellent K-12 education system, is accessible to major medical facilities, has an active cultural and social environment, and has numerous lakes and parks within driving distance. It is 50 miles north of Sioux Falls, a city of 200,000.