Certified Athletic Trainer, Women's Basketball

Fairfax, VA
Commensurate with education and experience.
Sep 17, 2021
Oct 05, 2021
Full Time
Certified Athletic Trainer

George Mason University, a NCAA Division I institution and member of the Atlantic-10 Athletic Conference, is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time, 12 month administrative professional position as a Certified Athletic Trainer. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.

About the Position:

The Certified Athletic Trainer is primarily responsible for the daily medical coverage of revenue-producing, high-profile sports. The primary medical responsibility for this position will be women's Basketball with secondary coverage for Women's Tennis.


  • Overseeing the medical care of athletes remaining on campus for the summer sessions;
  • Student-Athletes intake/physicals/medical testing;
  • Providing medical coverage for summer team practices;
  • Providing supervision of resident athletic trainers working with other athletic teams and clinical instruction and supervision of athletic training students in educational programs;
  • Additional summer and out of season sport medical coverage, including coordinating incoming summer session.

Required Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree or training/certification and work experience that equates to an advanced degree;
  • NATABOC Certification and eligibility for Virginia licensure;
  • Professional rescuer CPR/AED Certification;
  • Extensive domestic and possible international travel duties;
  • Must currently possess an appropriate, active, valid motor vehicle operator's license that meets all of GMU's requirements for operating state vehicles and equipment under Mason's Vehicle Use Policy 1411 https://universitypolicy.gmu.edu/policies/vehicle-use/ The Office of Risk Management reserves the right to review the driver's licenses and Motor Vehicle Reports (MVRs) of all candidates selected with employment contingent upon a favorable review.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience in intercollegiate athletics, particularly in injury prevention and rehabilitation;
  • Growth mindset and high adaptability.

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number FA819z at http://jobs.gmu.edu; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information (please include a current supervisor).

Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.

New hires starting after August 15, 2021, must have received at least one COVID-19 vaccination by their start date, be fully vaccinated within 45 days of their start date, and submit documentary proof unless they have an approved medical or religious exemption by their start date. For updated George Mason University COVID-19 vaccination requirements, please visit George Mason University Vaccination Requirements .

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