Requisition Number: S01119P: Position Category: Staff Campus Location: Weber State University - Ogden, UT Hours Per Week: 40 Months Per Year: 12 Alternate Work Schedule: Pay Grade: E31 Salary: Hourly Pay Rate: FLSA: Exempt
Job Summary/Basic Function: The Director of Equipment Operations manages the Athletics Equipment Room and Laundry Facility and is responsible for the overall equipment operation for 16 NCAA Division I varsity sports. In addition, this position is responsible, but not limited to, the oversight of all operations in the equipment room, issuance and maintenance of all athletic equipment and apparel for student-athletes, maintaining and storing equipment, budget management and oversight of student workers. The Director of Equipment Operations will oversee equipment and uniform purchases, negotiate and maintain contact with vendors; dispense, receive and inventory equipment as received, laundry as required, schedule equipment room hours, and supervise work-study and student workers. This position works under the general supervision of the Associate Athletic Director of Sports Medicine.
Required Qualifications: Bachelors degree or equivalent combination of education and experience AEMA certification eligible 3 years of experience working with an NCAA Institution
Preferred Qualifications: Seeking applicants with the following skills and abilities:
Ability to communicate well with direct reports, program staff members, sport coaches and student-athletes;
Demonstrate budgetary experience, including fiscal integrity with respect to budgets;
Demonstrates commitment to a diverse work environment, including working with multi-cultural populations and an understanding of, and sensitivity to, issues affecting women and minorities;
Demonstrated knowledge of and maintain competency of NCAA rules and regulations as it applies to their duties;
Ability to work evening and weekend hours;
Demonstrate supervisory experience and have the ability to work in a dynamic environment and be a positive member of a team;
Extremely well organized and highly motivated with strong interpersonal, communication skills;
Must have a thorough knowledge of the principles of inventory control/accountability, purchasing/receiving and maintenance of equipment;
Experience at a Division 1 institution in the equipment room preferred.
Background Check? Yes
Benefits Summary: WSU offers a generous benefits package that includes medical, dental, long-term disability, life insurance, retirement, a wellness program with release time and paid incentives, tuition benefits, free tickets to athletic and performing arts events, and paid holidays, vacation, and sick leave.
Job Open Date: 05/09/2022 Review Date: 05/23/2022 Job Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes
Notes to Applicant: The annual salary for this position starts at $38,000 and may go up from there depending on candidate qualifications. The position comes with a generous benefits package.
To apply, please complete the online application and attach a cover letter, current resume, and the names and contact information for three professional references.
For qualification determination, your application and/or resume must contain average number of hours worked per week and the dates of employment (i.e., month/year to month/year or month/year to present). If your resume does not contain this information, your application may be considered incomplete.
Screening of applications will begin May 23, 2022. Position will remain open until filled.
Criminal background check required as a condition of employment. Physical Activity of this position: Ascending or descending ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps, poles etc., using feet and legs and/or hands and arms. Agility is emphasized. Important if the amount and kind of climbing required exceeds that required for ordinary locomotion., Maintaining equilibrium to prevent falling. Walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. Amount of balancing exceeds that needed for ordinary locomotion and maintenance of body equilibrium. , Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires full motion of the lower extremities and back muscles. , Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees., Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine. , Moving about on hands and knees or hands and feet. , Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction., Standing. Particularly for sustained periods of time. , Moving about to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another., Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. , Using upper extremities to exert force in order to draw, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. , Lifting. Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. , Operate, activate, use, prepare, inspect, place, detect, or position. , Expressing or exchanging ideas. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important instructions to other workers accurately or quickly. , Ability to receive detailed information with or without assistance., Repetitive motion. Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
Physical Requirements of this position: Medium work. Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
Visual Acuity Requirements including color, depth perception and field of vision: Required to perform activities such as preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; using a computer terminal; extensive reading., Required to have close visual acuity to inspect small defects, small parts at distances close to the eye., Required to have visual acuity to operate motor vehicles and/or heavy equipment. , Required to have visual acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of the work assigned (i.e., custodial, food services,) or to make general observations of facilities or structures (i.e., security guard, inspection).
The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: The worker is subject to environmental conditions. Protection from weather conditions but not necessarily from temperature changes. , The worker is subject to outside environmental changes. No effective protection from the weather. , The worker is subject to both environmental conditions. Activities occur inside and outside. , The worker is subject to extreme cold. Temperatures typically below 32 for periods of more than one hour. Consideration should be given to the effect of other environmental conditions such as wind and humidity., The worker is subject to extreme heat. Temperatures above 100 for periods of more than one hour. Consideration should be given to the effect of other environmental conditions, such as wind and humidity. , The worker is subject to noise. There is sufficient noise to cause the worker to shout in order to be heard above ambient noise level., The worker is subject to vibration. Exposure to oscillating movements of the extremities or whole body.