This is a full-time, professional position within the Department of Athletics. *Travel obligations and evening and weekend hours apply.
ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLES OF WORK:
1. Prevents, evaluates, treats, rehabilitates, refers, and documents injuries/illnesses to Duquesne University student-athletes. 2. Assists in the administration of student-athlete medical files, insurance information and referrals, and personal health information. 3. Provides general coverage and management of assigned sports team(s). 4. Provides general coverage and management of the athletic training room. 5. Communicates with coaching staff and strength and conditioning staff as to participation status of injured or ill student-athletes 6. Works with team physician and athletic trainers to assist injured student-athletes on rehabilitation and recovery methods. 7. Performs related duties as assigned.
REQUIREMENTS OF WORK:
The successful candidate will have earned a Bachelor’s degree in athletic training (Master’s degree preferred) and have a minimum of two years related experience. NATABOC and PA Certifications also required, or any equivalent combination of experience and training, which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities required to perform the essential job functions. This includes, but is not limited to, the following: good organizational skills, excellent interpersonal communication skills; ability to be flexible with work schedule; proficiency in the use of MS Office Suite (Word, Excel and PowerPoint); ability to understand and willingness to support the University Mission Statement; and the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the University Community.
Applicants are asked to submit a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Catholic in its mission and ecumenical in spirit, Duquesne University values equality of opportunity as an educational institution and as an employer. We aspire to attract and sustain a diverse faculty that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic goals and enriches our campus community. We particularly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples through our charter membership in this region's HERC (http://www.hercjobs.org/oh-western-pa-wv/).
We invite applicants for this position to learn more about our university and its Spiritan heritage by visiting http://www.duq.edu/about/mission-and-identity/mission-statement. Those invited to campus for an interview may be asked about ways in which they see their talents contributing to the continued growth of our community and furthering its mission.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience
Duquesne University, a private, Catholic institution, prides itself on being mission-centered and mission-driven. Our employees contribute to our culture of academic excellence and our mission of serving God by serving students. In turn, they enjoy a supportive working environment that values individual talents, encourages teamwork and rewards accomplishments.
A nationally ranked top-tier university, Duquesne has established a legacy of excellence in liberal and professional education. Our 14:1 student-faculty ratio allows our students to work closely with expert faculty. Duquesne has also won accolades and recognition among the nation’s top 20 small research schools for our research initiatives and faculty productivity.
Situated on a 50-acre campus within the city, Duquesne provides a small-town feel in an urban setting. The Pittsburgh region offers a variety of cultural, education and professional opportunities, as well as a safe and affordable lifestyle.
We strive to attract, recruit and retain a dynamic, diverse workforce. Our employees benefit from an array of campus resources that provide convenience and cost savings, including a variety of dining options, a full-ser...vice Starbucks, a retail bank and credit union, a fitness center and year-round wellness programs and onsite parking. Employees also may take advantage of the many educational, cultural and sporting events sponsored by the university.