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WorkCare Certified Athletic Trainer, Colstrip, MT Relocation Assistance Offered in Colstrip, Montana

Overview

About WorkCare:

Our mission is Protecting and Promoting Employee Health – from Hire to Retire.

WorkCare, Inc., is a physician-owned national occupational health service company founded in 1984. We currently serve more than 1 million client employees across the U.S and abroad with integrated employee health management solutions that include Incident Intervention™ 24/7 telephonic injury triage and return-to-work follow-up; On-site Services; Medical Exams & Travel program management; Consulting Occupational Physicians; Leave & Disability Clinical Support; and preventive interventions including wellness education, industrial athlete/athletic trainer programs, industrial massage and bio-ergonomic assessments.

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We are currently looking for a Full Time Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) to support a client site in Colstrip, MT.

Responsibilities

  • Provide triage, first-aid, education and/or escalation of care if needed

  • Facilitate on-going communication with all parties involved in managing an injury case

  • Support the injured employee, monitor medical care, promote efficient reporting and participate in accident investigation

  • Assist in finding temporarily modified work in compliance with physical restrictions

  • Help employees prevent repetitive, cumulative and overuse type musculoskeletal injuries and illnesses

  • Conduct ergonomic analysis in order to provide recommendations on workstation modifications

  • Provide on-the-job education and coaching to help workers achieve and maintain physical resilience through optimizing body mechanics and postural habits

  • Assist employees in achieving sustained lifestyle improvements in areas such as nutritional health, physical fitness and stress management

  • Address and mitigate risks related to workers’ total health, therefore reducing the risk of job-related injuries and illnesses

  • Develop job-specific agility routines and programs to be implemented in a preventative method

  • Minimize risk of injury through awareness, education, ergonomic recommendations and first-aid

  • Proactively engage with employees at their work location

  • Maintain records of triage, ergonomic assessment, first-aid care, and education provided

  • Gain full understanding of the site operations, work-flow, processes and employees in order to make recommendations for preventing musculoskeletal injuries from occurring

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training, Exercise Science, Physical Education, or related field required

  • NATABOC Certified, in good standing

  • Must hold CPR certification

  • At least 3 years’ athletic training experience

  • Experience in orthopedics, wellness, industrial/occupational health or ergonomic experience a plus

  • Must be able to demonstrate the ability of maintaining privacy and confidentiality

  • Critical thinking skills a must

  • Ability to work independently and make decisions in accordance to company policy and procedures

  • Take initiative on issues that arise daily

  • Able to manage multiple priorities

  • Must have the ability to maintain a professional approach with others in job-demanding, multitasking and/or project support situations

  • Ability to create and edit written materials

  • Ability to communicate effectively to a variety of audiences

  • Have the skill in organizing resources and establishing priorities

  • Ability to gather data, compile information and prepare reports

  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook and have the ability to learn new software as needed

EOE/M/F/Disability/Veteran

Job Locations US-MT-Colstrip | US-ID-Boise

Job ID 2020-1389

# of Openings 1

Category Other

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