Graduate Assistant: Equipment Management

McKendree University, a member of NCAA DII and the Great Lakes Valley Conference, is seeking a highly motivated individual to serve as a graduate assistant for the University Athletics Equipment Management on its Lebanon, Illinois campus for the 2021-2022 academic year.  Tuition and stipend is a benefit of this position.  

This position is responsible for assisting the equipment manager in all areas of equipment management such as daily management operations of equipment rooms, overseeing preparation, distribution, and return of uniforms, apparel, and athletic equipment, laundry, assisting in protective equipment fittings setting up facilities for home athletic events, building and processing orders, keeping track of inventory, and other duties as assigned.  

A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and acceptance into a master’s program at McKendree University is required.  AEMA certification (near completion will be considered), must have a valid driver’s license and be insurable, ability to work nights and weekends, computer proficiency in Excel, Word, and social media platforms, strong communication skills, and ability to prioritize

Interviews will begin immediately. Interested candidates should send a letter of interest referencing job #GAEM21 with a resume/CV and contact information for three professional references to the Director of Human Resources at     

McKendree is an ADA/EEO/Vet/Disabled employer committed to enhancing the cultural and gender diversity of the campus. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.