We’re Hiring- Athletic Therapist and Equipment Manager

The Drayton Valley Thunder are currently seeking an Athletic Therapist/Equipment Manager for the upcoming 2023/24 AJHL season.

Please send References and Resume to:

For the complete job posting please see below:

The Drayton Valley Thunder Jr. A Hockey Club is accepting applications for the position of Athletic Therapist / Equipment Manager.
The successful applicant must have excellent communication and organizational skills and be able to work both independently and in a team environment.
Responsibilities / Duties for this position include, but are not limited to, the following:
 *Assist in the prevention, assessment and treatment of injuries
 *Responsible for giving players medical treatment they may need prior to, during or after practices/games
 *Provide medical coverage at all practice sessions and games, both home and away
 *Develop an Emergency Action Plan for any major injuries
 *Provide injury evaluation, management, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries.
 *Develop a return to play plan for injured players
 *Coordinate treatment with physicians/medical personnel
 *Provide an injury report/update to the coaching staff daily
 *Maintain all medical records pertaining to treatment required
 *Coordinate medical insurance claims
 *Maintain team equipment: Sharpen skates, perform minor fixes, cleaning and laundry throughout the season
 *Keep an up-to-date inventory of all equipment
 *Order equipment as required
 *Participate in equipment budget development
 *Respect in Sport
 *Hockey Canada Safety Program http://www.hockeycanada.ca/en-ca/Hockey-Programs/Safety/Safety-Program.aspx
 *First Aid and CPR
 *Certified Athletic Therapist (CATA) or
 *Provisional Certification- All new grads welcome to apply
 *Criminal Record Check
 *Proficiency with MS Office applications, including Excel, Word and Outlook

To apply please forward a Cover Letter and Resume to: Head Coach/GM Corey Bricknell at corey.bricknell@draytonvalleythunder.ca.

The Thunder thanks all candidates for their expressions of interest in the position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

• Job type: Full time
• Schedule: Monday to Friday with weekend availability
• Ability to relocate/commute to Drayton Valley before starting to work (required)
• Work Location: In-person