This position assists with a variety of duties related to managing an intercollegiate equipment room, including all safety functions related to the cleaning and maintenance of athletic equipment & apparel for student-athletes, team travel preparations and game day duties, equipment inventory, allocation of equipment and apparel, and business office interaction. Additional responsibilities include the, maintenance, repair, and proper handling and safe keeping of equipment room assets.
1. Assist with day-to-day equipment room operations and team services including, but not limited to industrial laundry and sanitation systems, equipment inventory control, forecasting of equipment needs, the procurement, processing and allocation of equipment and apparel, branding and decoration of all apparel per athletic department specifications and MAC and NCAA by-laws, and the proper fitting & safety instructions of protective equipment.
2. Assist with implementation of department inventory control system.
3. Maintain equipment through regular testing, address equipment repair and defects with the appropriate manufacturer.
4. Maintain an organized, clean, and safe environment at all times. Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree required. Athletic equipment experience. An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience is acceptable.
Ohio University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Ohio University is an equal access/equal opportunity and affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to building and maintaining a diverse workforce. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Ohio University is a member of the OH/Western PA/WV Higher Education Recruitment Consortium. www.ohwpawvherc.org