Athletic Equipment Technician, Physical, Recreational & Health Education

Job description

Modesto Junior College


Athletic Equipment Technician, Physical, Recreational & Health Education

Salary: $3,096 to $3,956 per month – Range 21 (2018-2019 Classified Salary Schedule)


40 hours per week, 12 months per year 

Monday through Friday: 8 hours per day 5 days per week.

(Will include evening and weekend hours)


Appointments are hired at the first step of the range. The second step is paid after the first year of satisfactory service with subsequent steps annually thereafter to a maximum sixth step.

Deadline: 04/16/2019


Complete job description and application available online at:


Under general supervision, performs a wide variety of support duties related to issuing and maintaining uniforms and athletic equipment utilized in physical education classes and athletic activities; serves as an attendant in shower, locker, restrooms and other assigned areas; attends sports events to provide onsite equipment maintenance and repair; and performs related work as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications    

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The knowledge and ability requirements are representative of essential duties. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position.


Knowledge of:

• Methods, procedures, supplies, and equipment utilized in the conduct of physical education and competitive athletic programs.

• Techniques and procedures in the storage, care and maintenance of athletic uniforms, equipment and supplies used in physical education and athletic programs.

• Cleaning materials, supplies and equipment.

• Sewing, altering and embroidery techniques.

• Safe working methods and procedures.


Ability to:

• Perform light to moderately heavy manual activities.

• Operate computerized machinery such as sewing, serger and embroidery machines.

• Alter and tailor athletic uniforms.

• Maintain physical education and athletic uniforms and sports equipment in good repair.

• Effectively review, evaluate and maintain competitive sports uniforms, equipment and supplies.

• Maintain a variety of inventory control records.

• Understand and carry out oral and written directions.

• Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.

• Establish and maintain effective work relationships with those contacted in the performance of required duties.


Education and Experience    

Any combination of education, experience and/or training that would likely provide the above-required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. Typical background patterns that would provide the knowledge, skills and abilities are:


• Education: Possession of a High School diploma or GED.

• Experience: One year performing equipment and related support for athletic activities, preferably involving collegiate sports programs.


Example of Duties    

• Receives and stores athletic uniforms, equipment and supplies.

• Measures, fits and issues athletic uniforms as well as contact sport and other safety equipment.

• Issues, checks in and accounts for uniforms and equipment used in physical education classes and athletic events.

• Attends games and athletic events as required; provides on-site athletic equipment maintenance and repair; as assigned, travels with athletic teams to assist with uniform and equipment needs.

• Labels and marks physical education and athletic equipment and supplies.

• Maintains an adequate inventory of towels, uniforms, equipment and other assigned items; creates and updates inventory control records.

• Sorts and launders clothing, uniforms and towels.

• Makes repairs and alterations to clothing, uniforms and equipment; may send out equipment requiring major repairs.

• Maintains equipment, clothing and supplies in an orderly, secure and sanitary condition.

• Issues lockers and locks and maintains records and files related to locker assignments and lock combinations; monitors the use of locker and shower areas.

• Sets up field and gymnasium equipment as assigned.

• Performs minor first aid tasks if needed; prepares accident and incident reports.

• Assists in the supervision of the shower and locker rooms to monitor safety, prevent accidents and ensure that appropriate standards of conduct are maintained.

• Maintains team statistics and information; help coordinate and arrange game and tournament logistics.

• Performs other related duties as assigned.


Licenses and Certificates    

Depending upon assignment, a valid license to drive in California may be required.


YCCD is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.




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Posted: 3/20/2019
Application Due: 4/16/2019
Work Type:
Salary: $3,096 to $3,956 per month