Equipment Operations Director

Posted: 07/05/2024

Equipment Operations Director
Athletics Operations
Primary Function: Manages all equipment room functions; supervises staff and manages all personnel functions; ensures equipment and apparel contract compliance; facilitates vendor relations and aids in university brand management; researches and advises coaches regarding equipment options and selections; orders and inventories all sports equipment to maximize department funds and in accordance with applicable guidelines; measures and properly fits each student-athlete’s equipment needs to ensure safety and NCAA compliance; and supervises repair and maintenance of equipment per NCAA regulations.
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree; at least one year of experience in athletic equipment management at the college level; and Athletic Equipment Managers Association (AEMA) certification or ability to obtain certification within one year of hire required. Must abide by the rules of the NCAA, the Missouri Valley Conference, the Missouri Valley Football Conference, the Big 12 Conference (Wrestling), and the University of Northern Iowa.
UNI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.
The University offers an excellent benefits package including a vacation plan, employer sponsored retirement plans, health and dental insurance, and life and disability insurance. Benefits package details can be viewed at Application materials received by 7/18/2024 will be given first consideration. For more information or to apply, visit

Criminal and other relevant background checks required. UNI is a tobacco free campus.

Type of Employment: Full-Time

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