The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics at West Virginia University is seeking applications for an Equipment Manager (Manager Athletic Equipment.11). This position is responsible for assisting with the organization and management of the athletic equipment operations for baseball.
In order to be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will:
Perform and assist with the laundering of athletic uniforms, practice gear, towels, etc.
Repair athletic equipment and gear.
Perform fitting and issuing of athletic uniforms, apparel, protective pads and equipment.
Distribute uniforms, protective pads, shoes, balls and other equipment as requested.
Provide accurate inventory of all uniforms and athletic equipment.
Assist with the procurement of uniforms and equipment annually. Work with head coach regarding the design of uniforms.
Assist with the set-up of the ballpark prior to practices and the restoration to normal secure conditions.
Assist with the preparation of uniforms and equipment which is transported to away events and postseason events.
Provide oversight to maintaining a professional appearance to the game-day environment, working condition of equipment and regular maintenance needs.
Maintain knowledge of and comply with all rules, regulations, policies and guidelines of West Virginia University, the Big 12 Conference and the NCAA; must adhere to NCAA Bylaw 11.1 Conduct of Athletic Personnel. Failure to adhere to these policies will result in appropriate disciplinary action including possible suspension and termination.
Represent the University on the highest professional level with dignity, integrity, and strength of character and will exhibit ethical behavior; must respect the rights and dignity of individuals with sensitivity to problems that may arise from racial, ethnical and sexual orientation differences.
Perform other job-related assignments as assigned by supervisor or the Deputy Athletics Director.
Pay Grade: 14
Associate's Degree required; or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
Athletic Equipment Mangers Association (AEMA) certification preferred.
Two (2) years experience managing athletic equipment, preferably baseball experience.
Must have experience working in a collegiate athletic equipment room.
Must have experience with Nike college game day system.
Maintain high standard of ethics and integrity related to intercollegiate athletics.
Knowledge of NCAA Division I intercollegiate athletics.
Knowledge of NCAA and conference guidelines, policies, rules and regulations.
Demonstrated knowledge of athletic equipment and safety guidelines.
Demonstrated ability to operate a personal computer utilizing various word processing, inventory software and other standard office equipment.
Maintain knowledge of state and University policies and procedures.
Valid driver's license.
At West Virginia University, we pride ourselves on a tireless endeavor for achievement. We are home to some of the most passionate, innovative minds in the country who push their limits for the sake of progress, constantly moving the world forward. Our students, faculty and staff make this institution one of the best out there, and we are proud to stand as one voice, one university, one WVU. Find out more about your opportunities as a Mountaineer at https://talentandculture.wvu.edu/
West Virginia University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer, and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff, and students, and invites applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics, disability, or Veteran status.
Job Posting: Jul 30, 2020
Posting Classification: Classified
Exemption Status: Non-Exempt
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Internal Number: 208183
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