Job no: 502619 Position type: Full-Time 12-Month Department: 890118 - Athletics - Equipment Room Location: Main Campus - Starkville, MS Categories: Professional Position Open Date: Jun 3 2021
Responsible for the overall purchasing, receiving, inventory, distribution, use, and maintenance of athletic equipment for all football student-athletes, coaches, and staff according to established policies and procedures.
1. Oversee day-to-day operation of the Football equipment room, including supervision of full-time staff, fellow, and student managers as necessary. 2. Assist the Assistant AD for Internal Operations on budgeting for all equipment matters. 3. Ensure athletic equipment is properly set-up, cleaned, packed, transported and stored for practice and games, both home and away games. 4. Assist designated football staff with ordering of football equipment with collaboration from Sport Administrator and Assistant AD for Internal Operations. 5. Responsible for ordering, receiving, issuing/tracking on all Adidas apparel for football. 6. Maintain detailed inventory records for all football specific equipment and Adidas apparel. 7. Assist with Athletic Department shipping and receiving. 8. Responsible for managing football locker and equipment room areas, including monitoring and advising on the security of these areas. 9. Complies with all applicable National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and Southeastern Conference (SEC) regulations in the performance of job duties. 10. Performs related duties as assigned.
This position has supervisory responsibility of all football equipment full-time, part-time, and student staff.
Bachelor's degree in related field, with three plus years of experience in overseeing and managing a Collegiate Equipment Room.
Experience beyond the minimum. Knowledge of inventory tracking system, preferably Helmet Tracker. Commercial Driver's License eligible. Must be certified by AEMA or working towards certification.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
1. Ability to work long and irregular hours. 2. Ability to travel. 3. Ability to work in extreme temperatures.
Working Conditions and Physical Effort
Regularly involves lifting, bending or other physical exertion. Often exposed to one or more elements such as heat, cold, noise, dirt, chemicals, etc.
Job frequently requires walking, standing, lifting, sitting, reaching, talking, hearing, and handling objects with hands.
Requires handling of heavy weight objects up to 100 lbs. on a regular basis and on occasion up to 150 lbs.
Please attach your Resume and cover letter to the Application.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, sex, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, gender identity, status as a U.S. veteran, and/or any other status protected by applicable law. We always welcome nominations and applications from women, members of any minority group, and others who share our passion for building a diverse community that reflects the diversity in our student population.
Internal Number: 502619
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