Penn State Health Athletic Trainer - Physical Therapy Outp in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: PRN

FTE: .19

Shift: Varied

Hours: Day / Evening, varied

JOB SUMMARY:

Provide athletic training services to athletes under the direction of the supervising (team) physician or by written referral from a physician. This includes rendering care and development of injury prevention programs. The employee will also provide athletic training services in both the clinical setting and off site athletic setting.

Responsible for providing occupational health services for external partners, which requires a complete understanding of orthopedic injuries, confident evaluation skills and a complete understanding of orthopedic protocols, chronic and post-surgical rehabilitation.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelors Degree in health related field required

NATA BOC certified and possess or be in the process of acquiring licensure, certification or registration from the state

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:

Ability to adjust and adapt to changing conditions

Ability to professionally research a given topic, create a presentation and present material to pertinent parties

Knowledge of established safety guidelines in additional to familiarization of OSHA guidelines, OSHA reporting and any corporate injury reporting procedures

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Previous medical experience preferred

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email hrsolutions@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Non Bargained