The Athletic Trainer position at Colorado State University is responsible for the day-to-day oversight of athletic training/sports medicine services in the sport of Softball with secondary sport coverage as determined by the Senior Associate Athletic Director for Sports Performance.
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CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.
Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in health and exercise science, sports medicine, kinesiology, anatomy or related field
Current NATA certification required
Minimum of two years of previous experience as a certified athletic trainer required, preferably in an intercollegiate sports medicine or athletic training program at the NCAA Division I level
Current registration as an athletic trainer with the State of Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA) required prior to the start date of employment (see www.dora.state.co.us/athletic-trainer/ATOriginal.pdf for additional information)
High level of clinic athletic training skills
Effective communication skills, verbal and written
Ability to work effectively and productively within a team-based approach
Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines in a high demand/high stress profession
Ability to respond professionally and competently in emergency situations
Computer and social media technology competency
Must have a valid driver’s license or the ability to obtain a driver’s license or access to a licensed driver by the employment start date
The Colorado State University Department of Athletics sponsors 16 men’s and women’s intercollegiate sports and competes as a member of the NCAA Division I-FBS and the Mountain West Conference. The University is located in Fort Collins, Colorado, 65 miles north of Denver. More information on the University and its intercollegiate athletics program can be found at www.csurams.com and www.colostate.edu.
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