Under the direction of the Head Equipment Manager this position is responsible for the management and oversight of the equipment operation for 15 men’s and women’s Olympic sports competing as members of NCAA DI-FBS and the Mountain West Conference.
Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in Business, Marketing, Management, HPER, HES, Sports Management, Recreation, Education, Economics, Liberal Arts, Communications, Sociology or any other field related to responsibilities and duties
Minimum of 2 years of experience in a collegiate athletic equipment room, or one year of full-time experience in a professional equipment room
Must possess valid Athletic Equipment Manager’s Association AEMACertification, or must have the ability to become certified within 18 months of employment
Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations required, preferably NCAADivision I
Strong interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate effectively across a broad spectrum of constituents
Must be a highly-motivated self-starter with the ability to work independently
Ability to effectively convey ideas and information in a variety of written, electronic and verbal forms
Outstanding problem-solving skills including the use of key tools such as critical thinking, deductive reasoning, logic and creativity including the ability to apply this knowledge to real-world applications including conflict resolution
Strong computer skills including a complete working understanding of the most commonly used Microsoft Office Suite applications and programs
Must have a valid driver’s license or the ability to obtain a driver’s license or access to a licensed driver by the employment start date.
The successful candidate must be legally authorized to work in the United States by the time of hire. The department will not provide visa sponsorship for this position.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Internal Number: 201900787AP
About Colorado State University
The Colorado State University Department of Athletics sponsors 16 men’s and women’s intercollegiate sports and competes as a member of the NCAA Division I-FBS and the Mountain West Conference. The University is located in Fort Collins, Colorado, 65 miles north of Denver. More information on the University and its intercollegiate athletics program can be found at www.csurams.com and www.colostate.edu.