Assistant Athletic Trainer, SUNY Albany

Posted: 06/14/18 | SHARE:


Established in 1844 and designated a University Center of the State University of New York in 1962, the University at Albany's broad mission of excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, research and public service engages a diverse student body of more than 17,300 students in nine schools and colleges across three campuses.
Located in Albany, New York, New York State's capital, the University is convenient to Boston, New York City and the Adirondacks.

Job Description:

The University at Albany, a NCAA Division I institution and member of the America East Conference and Colonial Athletic Association (Football), is searching for an enthusiastic and qualified individual to fill the role of Assistant Athletic Trainer.  Reporting to the Head Athletic Trainer, the responsibilities include:

  • Assisting the athletic training staff in the acute care, treatment, evaluation and rehabilitation of athletic injuries (including coverage of practice and/or competitions)
  • Adhering to the communication protocol between staff, coaches and student-athletes
  • Training and supervising student-athletic trainers
  • Traveling with assigned sport teams
  • Assist in maintaining computerization of medical records, treatments, educational programs and supply inventory
  • Assist in the development of in-service educational programs for student-athletic trainers, athletes, coaches and departmental staff



Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree from a college or university accredited by a U.S. Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization
  • Applicants must be NATABOC certified as well as NY State Licensed (or eligible) to practice athletic training.
  • Two years of intercollegiate athletic training experience from a college or university
  • Effective oral and written communication skills (as demonstrated through sample forms and/or written policies)
  • Strong organizational skills, interpersonal skills, and a commitment to customer service
  • Ability to work nights and weekends
  • Demonstrated ability to work with culturally diverse groups of people
  • Knowledge of and commitment to NCAA and Conference rules are essential

Additional Information:

Job Reference No. P18-50483

Professional Rank and Salary Range: Assistant Athletic Trainer, SL-2

Start Date: July 2018

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Application Instructions:

Applicants MUST submit the following documents:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter stating all the required minimum qualifications and any of the applicable preferred qualifications
  • List of references

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Closing date for receipt of applications: July 13, 2018.

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