Warner Pacific College’s Mission: Warner Pacific is a Christ-centered, urban, liberal arts College dedicated to providing students from diverse backgrounds with an education that prepares them to engage actively in a constantly changing world. Our hiring practices reflect our missional commitment to being a Christ-centered institution.
Warner Pacific College’s Commitment to Diversity: Warner Pacific College is committed to hiring staff and faculty with an intentionality that demonstrates the importance of having an employee community that reflects the racial and ethnic diversity of the students we serve. Persons of color are strongly encouraged to apply.
Summary Description: This position requires the full administration of the institutional athletic training program. Duties revolve around the prevention, evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. Management of the athletic training room would include budgeting for and ordering supplies and caring for equipment.
Prevent, evaluate, treat, and rehabilitate athletic injuries
Facilitate safe and quick return of athletes following injuries
Treat all athletes with equality and confidentiality
Uphold medical guidelines of NAIA, Cascade Conference, and National Athletic Trainers’ Association
Coordinate with team physician for additional treatment when needed
Keep updated files with medical and treatment records on each athlete
Adhere to College policies and procedures
Provide a safe environment in training room
Maintain cleanliness and upkeep of training room and equipment
Maintain updated files for athletes
Complete injury report for every injury occurrence
Maintain inventory of necessary supplies and equipment
Maintain open and effective lines of communication between the coaches, athletes, and the trainer
Seek additional professional advice and treatment when needed
Have all medical equipment needed for competition easily accessible on sideline
Provide coverage for all home contests:
Arrange for water, cups, towels, and ice for both home and visiting teams, on the sidelines and in the locker rooms
Provide water, cups, and towels for officials
Clean up and return all supplies to training room after competition
Wash towels as needed
Open athletic training room 90 minutes before competition and greet visiting team members.
Communicate with trainer for visiting athletes to ensure proper care as needed
Communicate with opposing trainer when our teams are on the road as to the care needed for our athletes
Stock medical kits for WPC teams before leaving for away contests
Provide coverage for all home practices:
Tape, heat, ice, and stretch athletes as needed to prepare for practice and after practice
Treat any injuries that may occur during practice
Provide water and ice on sidelines as needed
Communicate with coaches as to the availability of injured athletes
Work to rehab athletes who are not healthy enough to practice
Represent the college at necessary Cascade College Conference, NAIA and NATA functions
Participate in NAIA, CCC, NATA and Warner Pacific College professional development opportunities
Demonstrate a commitment to a Christian liberal arts education by upholding the mission of the College and abiding by the Employment Standards and Lifestyle Agreement
Exhibit commitment to inclusiveness and sensitivity in areas of national origin, ethnicity, culture, gender, and disabilities
Perform other duties as assigned
Bachelor Degree in sports medicine or related field
Current certification by the National Athletic Trainer’s Association (NATA)
Current license through the State of Oregon Licensing Board
Current CPR and First Aid certification
Excellent interpersonal skills for interacting with coaches, students, etc.
Excellent written and verbal skills
Flexibility to work evenings and weekends
Master Degree preferred
Minimum four years of experience as an athletic trainer
Experience working in a higher education environment
Warner Pacific is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and a multicultural learning environment. We, therefore, encourage inquiries from candidates who will enrich and contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our college. Warner Pacific College is an Equal Opportunity Employer that seeks a diverse workforce of committed Christians from all racial, ethnic, and socio-economic backgrounds
To Apply: In order to be considered an applicant for this position, please complete our online employment application at www.warnerpacific.edu/jobs. Click “Apply Now” to complete the online application, and submit the following:
Cover letter with names/contact information for three professional references
Warner Pacific College is a Christ-centered urban liberal arts college dedicated to providing students from diverse backgrounds an education that prepares them to engage actively in a constantly changing world.
The College is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and a multicultural learning environment. We, therefore, encourage inquiries from candidates who will enrich and contrib...ute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our college. Warner Pacific provides equal opportunity for employment and advancement for all employees and applicants regardless of race, color, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship status, disability, age, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status and any other status protected by laws and regulations to which Warner Pacific is subject. All employment decisions, including hiring, promotions, compensation, benefits, transfers, and terminations are made in a manner that does not discriminate against individuals in the categories discussed above. Because Warner Pacific is a Christian liberal arts college, the college exercises its legal right to hire Christian employees to fulfill its mission and purpose.