Reporting to the Head Equipment Manager, the Equipment Manager will be responsible for coordinating all equipment needs for the following sports: Men's Soccer, Women's Soccer, and Baseball, as well as general equipment needs for Parsons Field; additionally, will provide secondary support for winter sports equipment needs in Cabot Center. These responsibilities include; maintaining updated inventory of all athletic equipment; forecasting equipment needs for future seasons; ordering equipment; distributing and collecting all athletic equipment to student athletes and coaches; basic maintenance of equipment throughout season; knowledge of equipment safety protocol; daily laundry; hiring and training student managers; game day set up and break down of any equipment and/or operational needs for the given event as well as being present during events for equipment repair or emergency issues. This position has extensive contact and interaction with coaches, administrators, and student-athletes and requires work on nights and weekends. The ideal candidate will be professional, ambitious, organized, internally driven and team oriented.
Bachelor degree required; up to 2 years of equipment management or related experience required. Strong organizational ability and excellent time management and communication skills; Knowledge of NCAA and CAA rules as well as NOCSAE standards are required.
AEMA certification or certification eligibility within 1 year required. Experience hiring, training, and managing student workers preferred.
Northeastern University considers factors such as candidate work experience, education and skills when extending an offer.
Northeastern has a comprehensive benefits package for benefit eligible employees. This includes medical, vision, dental, paid time off, tuition assistance, wellness & life, retirement- as well as commuting & transportation. Visit https://hr.northeastern.edu/benefits/ for more information.
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
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