This position is responsible for providing support to one intercollegiate sports team. Performing equipment room functions including ordering, receiving, storing, fitting, issuing, repairing and cleaning of equipment, supplies and clothing. Travels with team if necessary.
Duties and Responsibilities: To help organize practice with all aspects related student/volunteer employees for equipment movement per period of practice. To monitor and communicate prior to practice and during practice to make sure all equipment staff is organized. Maintain and issue uniforms and equipment to student-athletes. Work with head coach, manufacturing representatives, and student-athletes to fit and order uniforms. Maintain protective equipment by following the HECC/NOCSAE guidelines. Identify equipment needs. Initiate requests for new equipment and supplies. Make minor repairs to equipment and work collaboratively with medical staff for any specific equipment needs. Maintain cleanliness in equipment room. Pack and unpack equipment for team travel and communicate with other host schools on any special requirements our team may need. Maintain working knowledge on all NCAA rules to ensure compliance. Represent University to students, parents and outside vendors. Perform related work as required.
Applications must be submitted online. To apply visit https://humanresources.umn.edu/content/find-job and click on external candidates and then type in 341647 in the search to find job posting.
To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail email@example.com or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).
One year experience in athletic equipment management. Must be A.E.M.A. (Athletic Equipment Managers Association) certified eligible.
Internal Number: 341647
About University of Minnesota Duluth
Now in its 90th year of operation, the University of Minnesota Duluth Department of Intercollegiate Athletics continues to maintain one of the most competitive and well-balanced sports programs of its size in the country.
Fourteen of the Bulldogs' 16 teams — baseball, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s cross country, football, women’s soccer, softball, women’s tennis, men’s and women’s indoor and outdoor track and field, and volleyball — are members of the 16-school NCAA Division II Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference. The NCAA Division I men’s and women’s hockey programs, meanwhile, are aligned with the eight-team National Collegiate Hockey Conference (which debuted in 2013-14) and the eight-school Western Collegiate Hockey Association, respectively.