POSITION: Two Full Time, 10-month annual renewal assistant athletic trainer positions at the Crookston campus of the University of Minnesota starting in August, 2021. Excellent benefits package can be viewed at https://humanresources.umn.edu/benefits.
JOB SUMMARY: The Assistant Athletic Trainer provides athletic training services for the athletic department. Promotes health, conditioning and physical well-being of student athletes; provides first aid; promotes injury prevention, and facilitates rehabilitation programs.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Prevention of athletic injuries and illness, evaluation of athletic injuries, treatment of athletic injuries; provide counseling and education to student athletes, assist with coordination and scheduling of medical coverage for home and away competitions, recordkeeping and documentation, work with doctors and other allied health professionals to deliver care to student athletes; perform a variety of duties specifically related to training aspects of the program; travel with assigned team(s) to competitions; assist in supervision of work study student and interns. The person must keep informed of current eligibility rules and regulations, and adhere to all appropriate rules and regulations/policies, which include University of Minnesota, NCAA and NSIC. Other duties as assigned by the Athletic Director.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Master's degree in Athletics Training, Exercise Science or related field awarded by start date; certification by the National Athletic Trainers Association; personal commitment to integrity of the athletic program and the concept of the student-athlete; knowledge of NCAA Division II rules and regulations; demonstrated cultural competency; basic computer skills; and ability to read, write, and understand English. Travel with assigned team(s) to competitions required. Final job offer is contingent upon a completed background check, receipt of official college transcripts and authorization to work in the United States at the University of Minnesota.
Internal Number: 341340
About University of Minnesota, Crookston
The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMN Crookston) is one of five campuses comprising the University of Minnesota system. UMN Crookston is a four-year public university with an enrollment of 1,800 students, approximately half on campus and half in online degrees. The student body is diverse and comes from over 40 states and over 30 countries. Thirty-four baccalaureate degrees are offered, 15 of which are also offered online. UMN Crookston proudly carries on a tradition of over a century of educational service to northwestern Minnesota, beginning in 1906 as a regional residential high school, changing to a two-year college in 1966 and to a four-year college in 1993. UMN Crookston is a small student-centered community of learning and scholars known for providing personal attention to every student. UMN Crookston makes a commitment to each individual student’s achievements and offers a hands-on approach and experiential learning that put students ahead of the competition. Integral to the university's statewide land-grant mission, UMN Crookston provides applied, career-oriented learning programs including internships and connects its teaching, research, and outreach to local, co...unty, and regional economic development agencies in support of the global economy. UMN Crookston delivers world?class University of Minnesota degrees in an affordable, close?knit campus setting where faculty and staff personally invest in the success of each student. UMN Crookston has been recognized for its quality programs by such organizations as U.S. News & World Report, which ranked the campus as #1 in the category Top Public Regional Colleges–Midwest for 2020. U.S. News has ranked UMN Crookston among the top four in this category for the past 23 consecutive years.