POSITION SUMMARY: The University Athletic Association at the University of Florida is searching for a Softball Equipment Intern to fill a time limited position. The internship will assist all full-time equipment staff in the day-to-day operations of equipment related activities including but not limited to; issuing and distributing student athlete equipment/apparel and retrieval, inventory control, laundry services, letter award responsibilities and on-field set-up duties at the Katie Seashole Pressly Softball Stadium. The Intern will be responsible for ensuring equipment is in good working condition and available for all players and coaches during home and away games. This is a non-coaching position.
BENEFITS: Comprehensive benefits package including but not limited to health, dental, life, LTD, AD&D, tuition reimbursement for the University of Florida or Santa Fe College only and is based on in-state or online program rates, pension (upon eligibility), recognition programs and paid time off. This position is compensated at the current minimum wage for the duration of the internship. You can view our benefits on the official job posting by clicking here.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Interviews may be conducted prior to the closing date, but no offer of employment will be extended until after the position closes. Once an official offer is extended and accepted, the candidate will be required to complete the federal Employment Eligibility Verification Form I-9 and will be contingent on satisfactory background screening results. The candidate will also be required to present acceptable and original documents to prove identity and authorization to work in the United States. The University Athletic Association, Inc. is an at-will employer, a separate company from the University of Florida and not a state employer.
HOW TO APPLY: Qualified applicants please go to www.FloridaGators.com/employment to apply. For individuals without computer access, stop by the University Athletic Association, Inc. Human Resources offices located on the 4th floor of the west side of Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.
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General computer skills including experience working with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word & Excel)
Effective communication skills both written and verbal
Capacity to multi-task efficiently and respond to varying requests simultaneously
Valid Florida driver’s license
The ability to engage effectively with others of diverse cultures or backgrounds is essential
Working a non-standard work week which will include nights, weekends, holidays and overnight team travel.
Previous experience with athletic equipment and experience in an intercollegiate or professional athletics environment
Previous experience purchasing from major brand name sporting goods manufacturers at the collegiate or professional level.
About The University Athletic Association at the University of Florida
The University Athletic Association, Inc. is the athletic department for the University of Florida. We are searching for talented candidates to assist us in the pursuit of our goal of being one of the finest intercollegiate athletic programs in the nation. Join UF's 150-year plus tradition of academic excellence, leading-edge research, medical care, flourishing arts, and world-class athletics. As part of The Gator Nation, you will enjoy outstanding benefits and play an integral role in contributing to the atmosphere, diverse culture, and traditions that make the University Athletic Association a great place to work.