KBRwyle Certified Athletic Trainer (Cherry Point, North Carolina) in Havelock, North Carolina

Certified Athletic Trainer (Cherry Point, North Carolina)

Description

THIS POSITION IS CONTINGENT UPON CONTRACT AWARD

The Certified Athletic Trainer will provide and facilitate injury prevention, basic acute care, effective rehabilitative care, performance enhancement and provide services in support of Navy Medical Logistics Command (NAVMEDLOGCOM) in support of United States Marine Corps (USMC) Operating Forces and Entry Level Training.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Provide Human Performance (HP) services within the Athletic Training-Certified (ATC’s) scope of practice as defined by the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA).

  • Design and fabricate protective pads, equipment and braces to help prevent and treat injuries, including the use of taping techniques within the ATC’s scope of practice.

  • Provide instruction and guidance within the ATC’s scope of practice.

  • Participate in periodic meetings to review the care provided to patients and identifies opportunities for improvement. Should a meeting occur outside of regular working hours, the ATC is responsible for reviewing the information disseminated at the meeting.

  • Serve as an advisor to the HP program Manager and/or Coordinator in matters related to injury prevention, sports medicine, rehabilitation, and bridging.

  • Serve as an advisor to the HP program Manager and/or Coordinator for administrative matters, purchasing of supplies and equipment, and supplemental fiscal requests.

  • Collaborate throughout the HP program to enhance the quality of patient care delivered.

  • Conduct equipment, product, and literature reviews to ensure HP stays current with the provision of care.

  • Participate in quarterly peer (record) reviews for non-privileged healthcare providers.

  • Attend and participate in meetings with other staff members and medical personnel as requested and/or required.

  • Assist the HP program Manager and/or Coordinator in developing and updating criteria-based job descriptions and performance standards.

  • Assist the HP program Manager and/or Coordinator in developing and maintaining clinical practice guidelines to ensure consistency of care across all Human Performance Training Centers (HPTCs).

  • Assist with the preparation of short and long-term fiscal plans.

  • Submit input to the HP program Manager and/or Coordinator.

  • Develop and promulgate training materials as requested and required by the HP program Manager and/or Coordinator.

  • Document care provided, work performed, utilization, referrals, and all other information in the Military’s Electronic Health Record (i.e., AHLTA, GENESIS, etc.) and/or the HP Enterprise-wide database (i.e., SPEAR), as directed by HP program Manager and/or Coordinator.

Qualifications

Education Requirements:

Possess a Bachelor’s degree (Master’s preferred) in Athletic Training or similar degree.

Possess at least 5 years of demonstrated experience and must possess experience of at least 12 months within the preceding 36 months as a Certified Athletic Trainer with collegiate athletes, professional/Olympic athletes, or military personnel.

Possess demonstrated strength and conditioning experience.

Possess and maintain National Athletic Trainer Association Board of Certification.

Possess and maintain the ability to assist with Strength and Conditioning testing and training protocols,

Possess and maintain the ability to lift and manipulate loads or weights up to 20 kilograms/45 Lbs.

Possess and maintain a level of fitness sufficient to participate in various Marine Corps physical training activities (obstacle courses, calisthenics, etc.) and the ability to hike over rough terrain and function in austere environments to observe Marine training evolutions. The level of participation in these activities will be sufficient enough to gain a clear appreciation in order to identify possible causal injury factors in Marine training.

Possess knowledge of the application of the following equipment: Biodex Isokinetic elevation and stimulation, ski machines, stair machines, treadmill exercisers, gravitron, free weights and universal machines, Biomechanical Ankle Platform System (BAPS) board, aquatic therapeutic devices and instruction in therapeutic, corrective and rehabilitative exercises using specific equipment and strength training devices.

Ability to successfully obtain and maintain a valid government Secret security clearance, as required by the performance location.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: Quality, Health, Safety and Environment

Primary Location: US-US-NC-Havelock

Req ID: 1067818