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CUNY Student Athletics Trainer (HEOa) - Athletics and Recreation --REVISION-- in New York, New York

Student Athletics Trainer (HEOa) - Athletics and Recreation --REVISION--

Job ID



Hunter College

Full/Part Time





The Student Athletics Trainer will report to the Deputy Director of Athletics. In addition to the CUNY Title Overview, the Student Athletics Trainer will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Assists in the management and administration of quality Athletic Training Program for all varsity athletics programs

  • Provides oversight of the Athletics Training and Strength & Conditioning Services

  • Oversees medical services during practice and competitions throughout the academic year

  • Assists in the preparation and maintenance appropriate athletic injury care records and reports as required following all NCAA, HIPPA, and NATA guidelines

  • Follows and enforces all Hunter Collège, National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), City University of New York Athletic Conference (CUNYAC medical policies and procedures

  • Assists and oversees First Aid/Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) training and certification session for staff

  • Assists in overall department operations, where assigned and needed

  • Represents Hunter College with other medical professionals, insurance companies, hospitals, and etc.; where appropriate and necessary

  • Manages multiple teams and responsibilities

  • Work schedule will include early mornings, evenings, weekends and some holidays


Bachelor's Degree and four years' related experience required as well as National Athletic Trainers Association certification.


Has worked as a certified athletic trainer on a college campus with multiple and various team coverages

Has NCAA experience with the Sport Science Institute 'best practices' for the collegiate industry


Candidates will be required to provide proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon commencing employment. Exemption (medical or religious) requests to this requirement will be considered in accordance with applicable law. Being fully vaccinated is defined for this purpose as being at least two weeks past their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. Final candidates must be fully vaccinated as of their first day of employment.


Develops, coordinates and administers a comprehensive training and sports medicine program for intercollegiate sports and provides related professional and administrative services.

  • Develops and maintains a program of preventive physical care for student-athletes; and coordinates physical examination screenings

  • Supervises treatment and referral of injuries and interfaces directly with medical personnel in the treatment of such athletes; coordinates rehabilitation programs; may administer related insurance program(s)

  • Determines and ensures the acquisition of safety equipment and supplies applicable to each intercollegiate sport

  • Supervises maintenance of statistical records of team injuries and medical data

  • Assists coaches in planning and instructing physical training programs for athletes.

  • Plans and schedules the purchasing of all sports medical program supplies and equipment within allocated budget parameters

  • Recruits, instructs, supervises and reviews the performance of training staff

  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Job Title Name: Student Athletics Trainer


Higher Education Assistant





Salary commensurate with education and experience.($51,242 - $81,301)

CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.


Applications must be submitted online by accessing the CUNY Portal on City University of New York job website To search for this vacancy, click on SEARCH ALL POSTINGS and in SEARCH JOBS field, enter the Job Opening ID number 25223

Click on the "APPLY NOW" button and follow the application instructions. Current users of the site should access their established accounts; new users should follow the instructions to set up an account.

Please have your documents available to attach into the application before you begin. Note, the required material must be uploaded as ONE document under CV/ Resume (do not upload individual files for a cover letter, references, etc.). The document must be in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format- and name of file should not exceed ten (10) characters – also DO NOT USE SYMBOLS (such as accents (é, è, (â, î or ô), ñ, ü, ï , –, _ or ç)).

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Please include:

  • Cover Letter and/ or Statement of scholarly interests

  • Curriculum Vitae/ Resume

  • Names and contact information of 3 references

Upload all documents as ONE single file-- PDF format preferred.


The search will remain open until the position is filled. The committee will begin reviewing complete applications on October 21, 2022. Applications submitted after the deadline will only be considered if the position/s remain open after initial round.


CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional


CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.