Centennials Seeking Head Athletic Therapist/Equipment Manager for Next Season

Merritt Centennials Hockey Club – Head Athletic Therapist and/or Equipment Manager 

The Merritt Centennials Junior Hockey Club is seeking a Head Athletic Therapist and/or Equipment Manager for the upcoming season. 

Reports to: General Manager and Head Coach 

Primary Responsibilities 

  • Game and practice preparation, including dressing room maintenance. 
  • Skate sharpening and equipment maintenance (experience is considered an asset but training is available). 
  • Responsible for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries and illnesses of players. 
  • Working in conjunction with the team doctor and other medical staff as needed, including coordinating and arranging player appointments.  
  • Communicating with and updating hockey operations staff regarding player injuries, conditions and recovery. 
  • Maintaining records regarding players’ conditions, training and treatment plans. 
  • Documentation of all injuries, training and treatment plans. 
  • Responsible for ordering and inventory of supplies. 
  • Assist with filing and processing insurance documents. 
  • Comply with all BCHL and organizational regulations and requirements.  

Position Requirements 

  • Strong communication skills 
  • Experience in the hockey industry 
  • Understanding of the hockey environment and ability to work in a fast-paced environment 
  • Preference will be given to those who are certified Athletic Therapists 
  • Sports First Responder Certificate
  • Concussion Awareness Training Tool 
  • Criminal Record Check 

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to [email protected]