Assistant Equipment Manager

Ball State University

Muncie, IN

ID: 7111462 (Ref.No. BSU33566)
Posted: September 22, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Maintain and control the distribution, use, and repair and laundering of athletic supplies, uniforms, and equipment.

Job Function:

Maintain and control the distribution, use, and repair and laundering of athletic supplies, uniforms, and equipment.

Minimum Education:

Associate's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience; Athletic Equipment Manager Association (AEMA) certified or willing to work towards certification.

Preferred Education:

Bachelor's degree.

Minimum Experience:

At least one year of related experience.

Preferred Experience:

Working knowledge of procedures involved in fitting, inventorying, maintenance and repair of athletic supplies and equipment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in ensuring all equipment is maintained/repaired as necessary; includes constant attention to quality control and safety factors.
  • Provide assistance in issuance, fitting, return of equipment, and related items; issue charge notices for lost or stolen apparel and equipment.
  • Staff home game events as assigned by Athletic Equipment Manager.
  • Maintain positive relations with various publics, e.g., visiting coaches and teams.
  • Maintain knowledge and adhere to basic NCAA and Mid-American Conference rules and regulations.
  • Assist in maintaining accurate computerized inventory of athletic equipment and supplies issued.
  • Supervise student workers that assist in Equipment Room.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
  • Maintain regular and predictable attendance.


At Ball State University, we recognize inclusive excellence as an integral endeavor to fulfill our University’s mission and our strategic plan. We recruit, support, and retain a diverse population of students, faculty, and staff. We encourage and reward diversity of thought. We promote a work environment that encourages and rewards innovation and creativity. We pledge to keep Inclusive Excellence at the highest level of institutional importance and as a foundation in all that we strive to do. Our over-arching goal for Inclusive Excellence is to adopt a university-wide Inclusive Excellence approach to academic, administrative support, and service functions of the university. We believe Inclusive Excellence must be infused in every step we take.