• Providing high quality athletic health care to the NMSU Men’s Basketball program, including: prevention, evaluation, treatment, student-athlete education, and short and long term rehabilitation of athletic injuries. • Maintaining proper and accurate, up-to-date medical records and injury documentation • Working closely with allied medical health professionals to ensure proper and swift medical care. • Communicating with team physicians, administrators, coaches, and student-athletes regarding student-athlete health and well-being. • Other administrative duties assigned by the Director of Sports Medicine.
NMSU is an equal opportunity employer.
Posting closing date is 06/02/2019.
Bachelor’s degree in a related field.
Three (3) years of experience directly related to the standard duties as outlined.
• Master’s degree in athletic training, health science, or a related field • Current National Athletic Trainer’s Association, Board of Certification (NATABOC) and CPR/AED certification • State of New Mexico Athletic Trainers’ Practice Board License or eligible to receive (required) • A minimum of two (3) years post graduate experience in the college/university/professional level • Strong written and oral communication skills • Strong organizational skills • Experience with successful rehabilitation • Experience supervising certified athletic trainers
TA certified or working towards certification
Internal Number: 1901453S
About New Mexico State University
New Mexico State University is a comprehensive land-grant institution of higher learning accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities. An active research university, NMSU anchors the southern end of New Mexico's Rio Grande Research Corridor, exceeding $ 140 million in research and public service expenditures. NMSU is classified as a Hispanic-serving institution by the federal government with a total minority enrollment over 48%. Home to the state's NASA Space Grant Program, NMSU is located in Las Cruces, which features desert mesas, the farmlands of the Rio Grande Valley, and the Organ Mountains, an extension of the Rocky Mountain chain. The University is committed to building a cultural diverse educational environment.