The Athletics Equipment Staff is responsible for the issuance, maintenance and upkeep of the equipment and apparel for 27 varsity sport programs, club sports, intramurals, and various other athletic departments. This position will work closely with student athletes, coaches, staff and vendors. The Assistant Equipment Manager will provide athletes with the necessary equipment and apparel required for competition and practice. The Director of Athletic Equipment will determine the sport focus.
· Provide laundry services for the athletics department. · Distribute clean laundry to student athletes, staff and coaches. · Provide after hour assistance for competition, practice, and events. · Assist other staff members with daily assignments and projects. · Order athletic equipment and apparel for designated sports and departments. · Inventory athletic apparel and equipment and distribute to proper departments. · Place orders on Nike Gameday Site. · Assist with set up for athletic competitions and practice. · Perform other duties as assigned by the Executive Director of Athletic Equipment.
Qualifications include an undergraduate degree; knowledge of industrial laundry washers and dryers; experience with laundry chemical set ups and operations; an understanding of an inventory system and the Nike Gameday Site. This position must be able to lift 75 pounds, have a valid driver’s license, and be able to work nights and weekends.
Duke University is a private research university located in Durham, North Carolina. Duke is a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference and sponsors 27 varsity sports, Recreation and Physical Education and the Duke University Golf Club.