Athletic Trainer


Oregon Tech is seeking applicants for an Athletic Training position. This is a 10-month, full-time position located in the Klamath Falls, Oregon campus. Oregon Tech offers competitive salaries with excellent benefits including comprehensive healthcare, a generous retirement package, and significant tuition discounts at the seven public universities in Oregon. The starting salary will depend upon experience and qualifications.

The purpose of the Athletic Trainer position is to enhance all athletic program success by working with athletes and collaborate with physicians to provide preventative services, emergency care, clinical diagnosis, therapeutic intervention and rehabilitation of injuries and medical conditions. In addition, the Athletic Training processes insurance claims for athletes that participate in intercollegiate sports at Oregon Tech.

Primary Responsibilities:

The Athletic Trainer is responsible for providing bracing, splinting and taping as necessary for athletes prior to and following practice or competition to minimize athlete injury, providing rehabilitation services for preventative care (Ultrasound, ESTEM, etc.) to athletes and students as needed or requested by physician, or a certified athletic trainer of another institution, and assisting with facility set up and management as needed for the safe operation of athletic events.  Additional, the Athletic trainer will assist with obtaining documentation required for athlete participation, insurance processing, or physician clearance as needed, and assist the Associate Director and other athletic trainers in any other function necessary for the operation of the sports medicine facility and program.

Minimum Qualifications


  • Bachelor degree in Athletic Training, Sports Medicine or related field
  • Certified by the National Athletic Trainer’s Association Board of Certification (NATABOC)
  • Registration with Oregon State Health Licensing Office
  • Current Red Cross First Aid and CPR certification

Preferred Qualifications


  • Master’s Degree
  • Collegiate level experience preferred 
  • Three (3) years’ experience as a certified athletic trainer preferred

To Apply

Initial review of applications will begin on August 21, 2017. Therefore, at the discretion of Oregon Tech, materials received after August 21, 2017 may not receive full consideration. To apply, submit (1) a cover letter, (2) resume, and (3) the contact information for at least three professional references to Be sure to reference the position number (#18-33002) in the subject line of the email. 

Application materials also may be mailed to Oregon Tech Office of Human Resources, 3201 Campus Drive, Klamath Falls, OR 97601 or faxed to (541) 851-5200.

For further information, contact Paul Poetsch, Search Chair, at visit Oregon Tech’s website at

  • Offer of employment will be contingent upon ability to successfully complete a criminal history/background check.

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, Oregon Tech’s commitment to a diverse and inclusive university requires that no person experience discrimination on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identification and expression or any other protected personal characteristic. We particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who actively demonstrate a commitment to diversity and inclusion.

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