Intermountain Healthcare Athletic Trainer-Intern at SUU, Cedar City Utah in Cedar City, Utah

Job ID:215792
Greater St. George & Cedar City area

About Us

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Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity for a certified Athletic Trainer hoping to grow their skills in a collegiate setting. This Athletic Trainer-Intern position will with the athletes at Southern Utah University on a temporary full time basis. This position is expected to last two years in length, however we currently only request that you be available July 2018 through April 2019.

The primary assignment of the Athletic Trainer-Intern is to support the medical needs of athletes at Southern Utah University, while promoting the Intermountain Sports Medicine programs. Under the supervision of the Head Athletic Trainer, this position will provide medical coverage both "on-the-field" and in the training room for injured athletes during practices and events. Such duties may also extend to assist area high schools, community sporting events, and regional sporting camps/activities.

Essential Job Duties

  • Administers treatment and rehabilitation programs under the direction and/or supervision of the Head Athletic Trainer and/or the Team Physician
  • Attends practices and competitions for intercollegiate sports as assigned
  • Attends sports camps, clinics, leagues, tournaments, and other events and activities as assigned
  • Travels with university athletics teams as assigned
  • Maintains all injury records, progress reports, insurance information, etc., in conjunction with student-athletes? injuries and treatments
  • Applies protective devices and equipment as needed
  • Coordinates all preventative and rehabilitative treatments under the direction and/or supervision of the Head Athletic Trainer and the Team Physician
  • Performs special and/or additional duties as required and assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer or Team Physician.

Posting Specifics

  • Entry Rate: $11.38
  • Benefits Eligible: No
  • Shift Details: Temporary/ Full Time/Exempt
  • Department: Athletic Training-Outreach (Internship with SUU)

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution (degree will be verified).
  • Athletic trainer license in state of practice.
  • National athletic trainer certification.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for healthcare providers.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office, MS Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Demonstrated effectiveness with interpersonal relationships (i.e., athletes, school administrators, coaches, physicians, etc.).

Physical Requirements

  • Hearing/listening, lifting, manual dexterity, pulling/pushing, seeing, sitting, speaking, squatting/kneeling, standing, and walking.

Preferred Requirements

Please Note

All positions subject to close without notice. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Additional Details:

Working Hours 40

Primary Work Location Cedar City Hospital

Expertise Rehabilitation

Job Type Temporary

Location US-UT-Cedar City