Athletic Equipment Assistant

Job description

Antelope Valley College


Athletic Equipment Assistant

Full time, 12 months

Salary: Range 12, $3,372.60/mo. + benefits

Deadline: August 22, 2019


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Under the direction of the Director of Athletics, maintains, operates and controls athletic and Kinesiology facilities, equipment and supplies; issues, receives, stores and repairs equipment; control uniforms, equipment, lock and towel inventories; assures that equipment and facilities are prepared and repaired in a timely manner according to established schedules; performs other related responsibilities as may be assigned.


REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES:     E = indicates essential duties of the position

Maintains and operates the Kinesiology./athletic room and training room; stores, issues, receives, checks, repairs, and maintains inventories for equipment used in athletic and P.E. department for College sports programs.  (E)

Issues and controls inventory of uniforms, equipment and towels to Kinesiology classes and athletic teams; inspects for proper fit and protection.  (E)

Sets up and breaks down equipment for department, classes, and intercollegiate events. (E)

Coordinates game management including arrange of facilities and officials for intercollegiate events.  (E)

Issues clothing, protective pads, shoes, balls, bats, rackets and other equipment; stencils and marks equipment; assures that equipment issued to athletes is returned; assigns, issues and maintain records of locks and lockers.  (E)

Assists the Athletic Trainer in the performance of duties; travels with athletic teams and drives athletic van to transport athletes and students as assigned; picks up and returns rental vehicles as assigned; assists in setting up and operating equipment as necessary. (E)

Assists in preparation and maintenance of athletic budgets; maintains related records and prepares reports; prepares forms for equipment outstanding and for transcript holds. (E)

Trains and provides work direction to assigned student workers; maintain related time records; participates in the hiring process; maintain related Kinesiology and athletic records and prepare reports for supervisor as required.  (E)

Inspects clothing and equipment for needed repairs; repairs equipment; inventories and determines condition of athletic clothing and equipment. (E)

Prepares gymnasium and athletic equipment for Kinesiology classes and athletic events; inspects and maintains safety of swimming pool and tennis court areas; operates and maintains whirlpools.  (E)

Schedules maintenance of facilities through other District personnel as necessary. (E)

Assures that custodial personnel maintain locker rooms, athletic and Kinesiology facilities in a clean, orderly and sanitary condition.  (E)

Performs and administers minor first aid as needed. (E)

Performs safety checks on protective equipment. (E)

Contacts vendors and recommends new or replacement equipment and supplies.

Operates commercial washer and dryer.

Performs other related duties as may be assigned.


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:  Any combination equivalent to: graduation from high school and two years’ experience in a college athletic and Kinesiology department. 



Valid Class B California driver's license.

Valid first aid certificate issued by an authorized agency.



Equipment, materials and supplies of a college athletic and Kinesiology program.

Methods of cleaning, maintaining and repairing athletic uniforms and equipment.

Storage and inventory principles and practices.

Appropriate safety precautions and procedures.

Rules and regulations of a variety of athletic competitions.

District rules and regulations governing students.

Record-keeping techniques.

Health and safety regulations


Maintain and control athletic equipment and supplies.

Issue, receive, store and repair equipment.

Purchase uniforms and equipment.

Assure that equipment and facilities are prepared in a timely manner according to established schedules.

Maintain inventory records.

Maintain and repair athletic clothing and equipment.

Operate a microbus, school vans, electric cart, bleacher mover, audio-visual equipment and copier.

Understand and follow oral and written directions.

Establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.

Work independently with little direction.

Meet schedules and time lines.

Train and provide work direction to others.

Maintain records and prepare reports.

Communicate effectively both orally and in writing.


WORK DIRECTION, LEAD AND SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:  Not applicable – no permanent full-time staff to supervise.



Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate hand tools to repair equipment.

Reaching overhead, above the shoulders and horizontally.

Standing and walking for extended periods of time.

Bending at the waist, kneeling or crouching.

Lifting moderately heavy objects.



Indoor and outdoor work environment. 

Driving a vehicle to conduct work. 

Adverse weather conditions. 

Chemical fumes.


For a complete listing and details of all open positions and how to apply, select the HR & Employment link on the AVC Web site at or contact the Human Resources Office at (661) 722-6311; Voice/Relay, (661) 722-6300 x. 6360, 3041 West Avenue K, Lancaster, CA 93536.




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Job No:
Posted: 8/7/2019
Application Due: 8/22/2019
Work Type:
Salary: $3,372.60/mo. + benefits