Certified Athletic Trainer

Website Orthopedic Institute

Orthopedic Institute

Sioux Falls, SD

Job Description

Orthopedic Institute is currently recruiting  a full-time Athletic Trainer providing coverage for our outreach areas.  Strong interpersonal and communication skills are a must for this position for interacting with athletes and their families, medical professionals, coaches, and administrators.  This position requires the Athletic Trainer to have knowledge regarding a large range of medical problems, as well as, strong assessment and evaluation skills.

Job Summary

  • Deliver full time Athletic Training coverage, which would include nights and weekends.
  • Apply and teach athletes the use of protective or injury prevention devices such as tape, bandages, and braces.
  • Recognize and evaluate injuries; refer for appropriate care as needed.
  • Administer first aid or emergency care.
  • Manage and execute rehabilitation programs for injured athletes in conjunction with Orthopedic Institute’s Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation department.
  • Perform administrative tasks such as education, injury and treatment logs.
  • Communicate with medical staff and coaching staff regarding the injury status of athletes
  • Opportunity to work in Sport Medicine and Rehab Department at Orthopedic Institute as schedule allows.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree (Master’s preferred)
  • NATABOC Certification
  • Licensed (or eligible) for Athletic Training Licensure in South Dakota
  • CPR certification
  • CSCS preferred
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to interact with clinicians, administrators, coaches, parents, and patients

To apply for this job please visit oi.hireclick.com.