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SUNY Oneonta Assistant Athletic Trainer in Oneonta, New York

Assistant Athletic Trainer




Locations:Oneonta, NY

Posted:Jan 9, 2023


Position ID:157628


Job Description:

The Department of Athletics at the State University of New York College at Oneonta invites applications for the position ofAssistant Athletic Trainer. This is a full-time, 10-month, non-tenure position. The College is a member of the State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) and sponsors 21 Division III varsity sports.

The mission of the Department of Athletics is to develop exemplary scholar-athletes who strive for competitive excellence, academic achievement, and a commitment to service. To learn more about the College and the Department, please visit and

The Assistant Athletic Trainer duties include but not limited to:

  • Assisting in all day-to-day operations of the athletic training area which will include providing expert athletic injury evaluation and documentation.

  • Developing, implementing, and documenting athletic injury rehabilitation programs, strength and conditioning programs.

  • Daily athletic team practice preparation and coverage managing a team budget and scheduling practices and contests.

  • Knowledge, compliance and enforcement of intercollegiate Athletics Department rules and regulations.

  • Participation in student development initiatives of the intercollegiate Athletics Department.

  • Hiring and supervision of student interns.

  • Coverage of home and away contests for 21 varsity intercollegiate athletic teams.

They will possess the ability to effectively communicate with a range of constituents and contribute to a positive work environment.

Salary: $42,064;commensurate with experience. Information on SUNY's comprehensive benefits offerings can be found at


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in athletic training or bachelor's degree with an entry level master's in athletic training.

  • Current BOC certification or BOC eligible.

  • Current NYS licensure or eligible for licensing under New York's Education law.

  • Current CPR and AED certifications.

  • Valid NYS driver's license.

  • Effective written, communication, and presentation skills.


  • Post professional master's degree in athletic training or an allied health field.

  • Minimum of 3 years of collegiate work experience.

  • Teaching experience at the collegiate level.

  • Clinical coordinator experience.

  • Use of athletic training software.

  • CPR/AED instructor certified.

  • Experience working with and serving diverse populations.

Additional Information:

SUNY Oneonta enrolls about 5,500 students who pursue bachelor's or master's degrees or certificates in one of 60-plus academic programs. Known as an exemplary residential campus that values inclusion, service and sustainability, SUNY Oneonta is a nurturing community where students grow intellectually, thrive socially, and live purposefully.

The College is located in the City of Oneonta, nestled in the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains about a four-hour drive from New York City, Boston, and Philadelphia. With a population just shy of 14,000, Oneonta is one of the top 20 picturesque small towns in America, according to Microsoft News. The natural beauty of the region is breathtaking year-round. Each season offers outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, boating, swimming, and skiing. Employees give SUNY Oneonta high marks for work/life balance, management, and culture. The College's rating is 4.5 with one recent review noting that it is the people that make SUNY Oneonta so special.

Application Instructions:

To apply online go to: Please upload letter of application, resume, and contact information for three professional references (required).

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SUNY Oneonta values a diverse college community. Please visit our website on diversity at: Moreover, the College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.