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Athletics Equipment Manager

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Complete application online https://jobs.savannahstate.edu; submit resume, official transcript(s) and three letters of professional reference online or by mail to: Athletics Equipment Manager Search; Savannah State University, Athletics Department; Box 20271; Savannah, GA 31404 Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Posting Details 

Classification Information

Classification Title
Position Category

 Position Information

Working Title Athletics Equipment Manager
Job Summary

Savannah State University seeks qualified applicants to provide support for 16 Division I Men’s and Women’s athletic teams in relation to the acquisition of equipment, inventory, laundry and safekeeping of equipment for all varsity athletic teams. Provides game management and operations for selected intercollegiate events and all areas of the intercollegiate athletic equipment room operation. Keeps accurate records and maintains an ongoing inventory of issue, purchase, distribution, repair, reconditioning and use of athletic equipment. Maintains adequate timelines for inventory needs; forecasts equipment needs. Ensures appropriate size and fit for student athletes; coordinates with coaches about equipment needs. Maintains adequate and appropriate office hours, laundry schedule, copies of orders and receiving log book. May be directed to perform job related tasks other than those specifically delineated in this description. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Minimum Qualifications

An undergraduate degree and driver’s license required. Experience working as an intercollegiate Athletic Equipment Manager preferred. Ability to demonstrate dependability as weekend, night and holiday work is required. Physical ability to lift heavy objects; includes routine lifting, pushing, lifting, bending, and ladder climbing. Must be extremely well organized and highly motivated with strong interpersonal and communication skills. Must have very strong computer skills and be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel. Background and credit check is required.

Preferred Qualifications
Special Information to Applicants

Savannah State University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative-Action Institution committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, genetics, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records State.
Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation.
Your application is not considered complete until all required documents have been uploaded to the appropriate section.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S3052014
Number of Vacancies
Desired Start Date
Position End Date
Open Date 07/31/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary

Complete application online https://jobs.savannahstate.edu; submit resume, official transcript(s) and three letters of professional reference online or by mail to: Athletics Equipment Manager Search; Savannah State University, Athletics Department; Box 20271; Savannah, GA 31404

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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Applicant Document

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Letter of Reference 1
  3. Letter of Reference 2
  4. Letter of Reference 3
  5. Unofficial Transcript 1
  6. Unofficial Transcript 2
  7. Other Document