Grand Canyon University is seeking a Graduate Assistant for the Equipment Department for Athletics to serve in an administrative support role for the department. Responsibilities: Manage the daily operation of athletic equipment rooms Oversee preparation, distribution, and return of uniforms and athletic equipment Respond to equipment requests from coaches Size athletes for uniforms and fit uniforms/equipment Repair and recondition athletic equipment as needed; Monitor and maintain inventory Oversee daily laundering of player loops, coach’s loops, uniforms and towels Assist in preparation of equipment, playing areas, and locker rooms for practices and games Travel with teams to assist in equipment set-up and game duties if requested Equipment ordering Build and maintain vendor relations Perform related duties as assigned.
Must be enrolled in GCU master’s program. Must be able to maintain academic GPA of 3.0 May only work 20 hours per week but may require evenings and weekend hours. Computer proficiency including email, internet, MS Office Suite, social media platforms and other software applications. Knowledge of planning and organizational practices to ensure smooth operations and to meet deadlines. Capable of working independently without direction or oversight. Meticulous with a keen attention to detail and a high degree of accuracy. Outstanding communications skills, including verbal and written with a good command of the English language. Good relationship management skills and ability to work cohesively in a team environment requiring good social and interpersonal skills. Must be able to work simultaneously on multiple projects of varying sizes and detail requirement. Ability to cope with changing priorities, rolling deadlines and a fast-paced environment effectively. Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.
Grand Canyon University (GCU), Arizona's premier private Christian university, has a rich history with a central goal that has remained constant since 1949: Help students meet their educational goals. As a comprehensive liberal-arts institution with over 100 degree programs and concentrations, NCAA Division I athletics and a dynamic, growing campus in the heart of Phoenix, GCU is committed to prov...iding private, faith-based education that is accessible and affordable to all. Our focus is to help students find their purpose and achieve their potential through both traditional and online degree programs.