Job Description

Job Title: Athletic Trainers
Job ID: 200000FB
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: Various shift depending on contracts
Shift: Variable
Facility: UPMC Presbyterian
Department: OP Sports Medicine
Location: 3200 South Water St, Pittsburgh PA 15203

Description

 

Purpose:

    

UPMC Sports Medicine is one of the nation’s largest employers of certified athletic trainers with over 120 full time staff members.  We have several exciting opportunities working in the outreach setting.  As a staff member in our program, you will be part of a team led by world-renowned sports medicine experts that work in state-of-the-art facilities.  We have comprehensive physician, imaging, physical therapy, concussion, nutrition, and sports performance services that serve as resources to you.  More than 60 area pro, college, and high school sports teams turn to us for injury treatment and conditioning. 

 

Responsibilities:

 

 

Provide athletic training services for UPMC contractual organizations. Involved in various programs coordinated and/or sponsored by UPMC Sports Medicine 

 

Provides athletic training services following the rules and regulations of the National Athletic Trainers Association Code of Ethics, BOC Standards of Professional Practice, Pennsylvania State Practice Act and Pennsylvania Rules & Regulations for Licensed Athletic Trainers, and UPMC system-wide and Athletic Training & Development department-specific Policies and Procedures.  Follows established departmental communication standards for athletic training staff

 

 

 

Provides athletic training services within contractual guidelines utilizing UPMC and site-specific Written Protocol and adhering to Written Physician Agreements.  Maintains an adequately stocked kit for coverage using the provided supplies.

 

 

 

Maintains, completes and submits appropriate electronic and written incident documentation for the contracted organization per departmental policies and procedures

 

 

 

Maintains, completes and submits department-specific electronic and written documentation to supervisory staff at UPMC as per departmental policies and procedures.


 

 

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor  or Master's Degree in Athletic Training 
  • Ability to quickly establish rapport with students, physician's, staff, and co-workers. Highly organized and to prioritize assignment

Reliable transportation and willingness to travel to worksites within local area required.

 

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
Emergency Cardiac Care that covers the following areas: adult & pediatric CPR, AED, airway obstruction, 2nd rescuer CPR and barrier devices (e.g., pocket mask, bag valve mask). CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire.

  

  • Act 168
  • Act 114
  • Act 33 Child Abuse Clearances with renewal
  • Act 34 Clearance with renewal
  • Athletic Trainer licensed in Pennsylvania
  • BOC
  • Basic Life Support 

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Salary Range: $17.97 to $29.87 / hour

Union Position: No

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