St. John’s University is a leading Catholic university located in Queens, NY. Founded in 1870, St. John’s is known for its superb academic programs, diverse student life, and New York vitality. Graduates become leaders in their professions, their communities, and the world.
We seek a highly motivated and organized individual to join our team as a Graduate Assistant Athletic Equipment Manager. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in supporting the overall operations of the athletic department by assisting in the management and maintenance of sports equipment.
Equipment Inventory Management:
- Maintain accurate records of all athletic equipment, including uniforms, protective gear, and training supplies.
- Conduct regular inventory checks and coordinate with vendors for equipment orders and restocking.
- Inspect, clean, and repair athletic equipment to ensure safety and compliance with standards.
- Collaborate with coaches and athletic trainers to address specific equipment needs for various sports.
Laundry and Sanitation:
- Manage the laundering of uniforms and equipment to maintain cleanliness and hygiene standards.
- Implement proper sanitation protocols for equipment used by multiple athletes.
Assist in Budget Management:
- Work closely with the Athletic Equipment Manager to monitor and control the equipment budget.
- Provide input on equipment needs and cost-effective solutions.
- Collaborate with coaches, athletic trainers, and other staff to ensure seamless communication and coordination.
- Assist in the development and implementation of equipment policies and procedures.
- Bachelor’s Degree Required
- Previous experience in athletic equipment management or a related field.
- Knowledge of various sports equipment and safety standards.
- Strong organizational and multitasking skills.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
- Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends, during the sports season.