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Athletic Trainer

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Athletic Trainer
Requisition Number RE23323
Working Title Assistant Athletic Trainer - Track & Field, Cross Country
Department Name 12F00:UKAA - Support Services
Work Location Lexington, Ky
Grade Level 44
Salary Range $41,475-66,373/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

No experience required.

Required License/Registration/Certification

Athletic Certification.

Physical Requirements

Sifting, pushing, or pulling of objects 50-75 lbs. Standing for long periods of time


Monday – Friday; 8:00 am-5:00 pm plus weekends when sport is in-season for competitions and recruiting.

Job Summary

The Assistant Athletic Trainer position will be directly responsible for the daily student-athlete healthcare of the Men’s and Women’s Track & Field, and Cross Country teams. Daily coverage of practices and competitions is required, including team travel. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting with other sport teams coverage occasionally, institutional and NCAA drug testing, and other duties as assigned by the Executive Associate AD for Sports Medicine and Performance. Injury record keeping is also required on Sportsware, along with ensuring proper licensure is maintained in the state of Kentucky and certification with the NATABOC. Additionally, compliance with all NCAA, SEC, and University of Kentucky rules and regulations is required.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Eligible for state of Kentucky Athletic Training license.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Master’s Degree; experience with ‘direct’ coverage of a NCAA Division 1 track team; and Power 5 Conference experience.

Deadline to Apply 07/07/2020
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2020-06-24 Expires: 2020-07-24

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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Athletic Trainer

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