PRIMARY PURPOSE OF POSITION: The Director of Athletic Equipment Operations orders, maintains and records all athletic equipment for our various sports at Idaho State University. The director also maintains the athletic equipment budget, student and staff wage, and distributes equipment within university and NCAA guidelines. The director works hand in hand with head coaches and heads of departments to make sure all student athletes receive the proper equipment for school, practices and athletic competition. In addition to working with coaches and departments for the well-being of student athletes the, director also maintains a clean and secure equipment room for equipment storage and proper distribution to student-athletes.
KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Order necessary equipment for student athletes for the classroom, practice and athletic competition.
Allow in season sports daily opportunity to turn in loops/clothing for proper washing and drying from the equipment staff.
Distribute equipment to student-athletes in an organized and effective manner.
Coordinate with the coaches and staff to develop, execute and supervise effective distribution, ordering and storage of their team’s athletic equipment.
Develop strategies to address mental health and coordinate the utilization of campus resources to enhance the overall wellness of student-athletes.
Work within the guidelines of a given budget for equipment operations and staffing for athletic equipment.
Work within the guidelines provided by Idaho State University, the AEMA and the NCAA for all rules and regulations for athletic equipment fitting, and compliance.
Maintain an organized, clean and secure equipment room throughout the year.
Coordinate all branded equipment and apparel marks with University Marketing to ensure all items distributed or posted are in alignment with University brand standards.
Perform game operations related to equipment distribution, set up, take down and transportation. Other duties as assigned.
3 years equipment experience at a competitive level
Demonstrated understanding of NCAA rules and regulations. Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to build strong internal and external relationships.
2 years equipment experience at the division 1 level Experience ordering from B2B Adidas
Founded in 1901, Idaho State University attracts students from around the world. We offer high-quality education in more than 250 programs, and are the state's designated lead institution in health professions. Idaho State is a Carnegie-classified doctoral research institution.