Equipment Manager Assistant Athletic Administration, Rose Hill Fordham University
Fordham University has an excellent reputation as a dynamic institution located in New York City. Founded in 1841, Fordham enrolls more than 16,000 undergraduate and graduate students in its 9 Colleges and Schools.
Position Summary Assists the Assistant Athletic Director for Equipment and Purchasing in the equipment support operations for 22 intercollegiate programs.
Essential Functions •Assists in the set-up of equipment and uniforms for both home and away football games. •Assists in the set-up of equipment for football practices. Attends all football practices and oversees the breakdown of equipment after practices and games. •Assists in the fitting and necessary adjustments needed for uniforms and athletic equipment for practices and games. •Assists in purchasing, fitting, storage, cleaning, and inventory management of all uniforms, practice gear, and equipment for all sports. •Assists in all laundry operations for practice apparel and uniforms. •Assists in leading, directing and supervising student managers. •Fully complies with all University policies and procedures, NCAA, Atlantic 10, and Patriot League rules and regulations.
Additional Functions •Performs other duties as assigned.
Required Qualifications •Bachelor’s degree or minimum 2-4 years’ experience of relevant experience. •Must be able to travel, work weekends, nights and holidays. •Routine lifting of heavy weight. Applicant must be able to routinely lift heavy equipment on frequent occasions. Pushing, pulling, lifting, bending and ladder climbing are all considered routine and essential. •Must be extremely well organized and highly motivated with strong interpersonal and communication skills. •Must have strong computer skills and be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel. •Driver’s license. •Successful candidates should have a knowledge of and commitment to the goals of Jesuit Education.
Preferred Qualifications •Intercollegiate athletic department equipment room experience.
ABOUT FORDHAM Founded in 1841, Fordham is the Jesuit University of New York, offering an exceptional education distinguished by the Jesuit tradition to more than 16,000 students in its 9 colleges and schools. It has residential campuses in the Bronx and Manhattan, a campus in West Harrison, N.Y., the Louis Calder Center Biological Field Station in Armonk, N.Y., and the London Centre in the United Kingdom.
Fordham University is committed to excellence through diversity and welcomes candidates of all backgrounds.
Fordham is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories