Kinesiology/Athletics Technician I

Job Details

Position Title:

Kinesiology/Athletics Technician I

Posting Number:




Position Classification:

Classified Unit A

Time (Percent Time)::


Term (months/year)::

11 Months/Year

Current Work Schedule (days, hours)::

Monday - Friday 7am - 4pm (May have alt schedule)

Salary Range::



Steps 1-6: $ 3,781 - $4,826

Shift Differential::

Shift differential eligibility based on the current collective bargaining agreement.

Open Date::


Initial Screening Date::


Open Until Filled::


Application Procedure::

Complete application packets will be accepted until the position is filled; however, applications submitted by 11:59 p.m. (PT) on the listed Initial Screening Date are assured consideration.

Applicants must submit all of the following materials online, unless otherwise noted, at Mt.SAC Employment Website to be considered for this position:

1. A Mt. San Antonio College online application.
2. A cover letter describing how the applicant meets the required education and experience.
3. A detailed résumé that summarizes educational preparation and professional experience for the position.
4. If applicable, College and/or university transcripts showing the awarded/conferred degree are required and must be submitted with the online application by all applicants, including current or former employees of the college, to demonstrate that the required educational qualifications are met. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable at the time of application; however, copies of diplomas are not accepted in lieu of transcripts.
5. Optional – Three letters of recommendation that reflect relevant experience (do not use social media or professional networks as a means to provide letters of recommendation). Confidential letters of recommendation are not allowed for this position.

Health & Welfare::

Mt. San Antonio College offers a competitive and excellent benefits package providing medical, dental, and vision benefits for eligible employees and their dependents. Lifetime medical benefits are also available for eligible retirees.

The College contributes an annual premium up to the family coverage amount for Kaiser Permanente $15 office visit medical, DeltaCare HMO dental, VSP vision and life insurance plans for eligible employees.

The District participates in the Public Employees’ Retirement System (PERS), State Teachers’ Retirement System (STRS) retirement programs, and National Benefit Services.

*Note: Salary and Health & Welfare Benefits are subject to change. Please visit the Mt. San Antonio College Benefits Website for further information.

Basic Function/Overview::

Under general supervision, maintains, issues, inventories, and stores athletic and kinesiology equipment; maintains kinesiology and athletics facilities in a clean and sanitary condition.
Receives general supervision from the Dean, Kinesiology. Exercises no direct supervision of staff.
This is the journey-level in the Kinesiology/Athletic Technician class series responsible for the inventory and maintenance of athletic equipment, uniforms, supplies, and facilities. Typical duties include maintaining athletic equipment inventory, athletic event set-up, requesting maintenance services for athletic facilities, and preparing uniforms, equipment, and supplies for competitive games. Incumbents at this level receive only occasional instruction or assistance as new or unusual situations arise and are fully aware of the operating procedures and policies of the work unit. This class is distinguished from the Kinesiology/Athletic Technician II in that the latter has primary responsibility for the centralized laundry center.

Essential Duties/Major Responsibilities::

1. Prepares and maintains playing fields, pools, courts, and related facilities in a clean, safe, and orderly condition for kinesiology classes, practices and special events, tournaments, playoffs, and competitions; makes minor repairs to and performs minor maintenance on assigned facilities.
2. Sets up and tears down designated areas of assignment; prepares down markers, clocks, flags, nets, goals, and other materials needed for kinesiology classes, practices and special events, tournaments, playoffs, and competitions; waters and marks the fields as needed; performs game clock duties as needed.
3. Transports and delivers water and ice for athletic events.
4. Maintains athletic and kinesiology equipment, supplies, and uniforms in good repair and in a sanitary condition; arranges for equipment to be cleaned, reconditioned, and repaired; completes work orders for needed maintenance and repairs.
5. Issues and collects uniforms, equipment, and supplies for kinesiology classes, practice, and competitive use; maintains records of equipment issued to individuals; sets out uniforms prior to games; properly fits uniforms and equipment; makes minor repairs to equipment as needed.
6. Receives and stores clothing for subsequent use; sorts and processes clothing for cleaning; inspects clothing and equipment for damage and notes lost or missing items.
7. Assists in packing and loading equipment for trips and controls equipment use at athletic events; travels with teams to athletic events as required; launders uniforms for tournaments or when traveling with the team.
8. Orders and stores supplies and equipment as needed; maintains proper inventory and related records.
9. Learns and applies emerging technologies and, as necessary, to perform duties in an efficient, organized, and timely manner.

Other Duties::

Performs other related duties as assigned.

Knowledge Of::

1. Principles and practices of preparing and maintaining athletic facilities and equipment in a clean, sanitary, and orderly condition.
2. Materials, supplies, uniforms, and equipment used in team and individual sports.
3. Methods and techniques to properly launder, repair, and recondition equipment and uniforms.
4. Methods of appropriately fitting various athletic uniforms and equipment to provide comfortable fit and adequate protection.
5. Basic methods and techniques for setting up athletic equipment.
6. Modern office practices, methods, and computer equipment and applications related to the work.
7. Record keeping principles and procedures.
8. English usage, spelling, vocabulary, grammar, and punctuation.
9. Techniques for providing a high level of customer service by effectively dealing with the public, students, and District staff, including individuals of various ages, disabilities, various socio-economic and ethnic groups.

Skills and Abilities::

1. Maintain inventory and other routine records.
2. Perform basic mending and repair of athletic clothing and equipment used in sports activities.
3. Evaluate each athlete’s uniform and protective equipment needs.
4. Properly fit uniforms and/or equipment to ensure adequate protection and comfort.
5. Operate a variety of tools and equipment related to an athletic and locker room environment.
6. Estimate and order required supplies and equipment.
7. Learn, apply, and explain applicable District policies, rules, and regulations related to areas of responsibility.
8. Make accurate mathematical computations.
9. Establish and maintain a filing, record keeping, and tracking systems.
10. Organize own work, set priorities, and meet critical time deadlines.
11. Operate modern office equipment including computer equipment and software applications programs.
12. Use English effectively to communicate in person, over the telephone, and in writing.
13. Understand scope of authority in making independent decisions.
14. Review situations accurately and determine appropriate course of action using judgment according to established policies and procedures.
15. Understand scope of authority in making independent decisions.
16. Review situations accurately and determine appropriate course of action using judgment according to established policies and procedures.
17. Establish, maintain, and foster positive and effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.

Minimum Qualifications:

Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth (12th) grade and one (1) year of experience in a kinesiology or athletic environment with emphasis on maintaining athletic facilities and equipment.

An Athletic Equipment Managers Association (AEMA) Certification will qualify incumbents for an increased pay grade.


Any combination of training and experience which would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications is listed in the Minimum Qualifications section.

License(s) & Other Requirements::

The incumbent may periodically be required to travel to a variety of locations. If operating a vehicle, employees must have the ability to secure and maintain a valid California driver’s license

Working Environment::

Employees primarily in outdoor environments and are occasionally exposed to loud noise levels, cold and/or hot temperatures, dust, fumes, allergens, and hazardous/moving equipment and machinery. Employees may interact with staff, students, and/or the public in interpreting and enforcing departmental policies and procedures.

Physical Demands::

Must possess mobility to work in an athletic facility and in a standard office setting and use standard office and athletic equipment, including a computer; to operate a motor vehicle and to visit various District and event sites; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. Must possess the physical stamina, strength, and mobility to perform medium to heavy physical work to arrange facilities and fields for events and/or practices. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter, and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to operate the equipment mentioned above. Incumbents in this classification frequently bend, stoop, kneel, reach, climb, and walk on uneven surfaces to prepare athletic fields and equipment and to participate in athletic activities; and push and pull drawers open and closed to retrieve and file information. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects, typically weighing up to 50 pounds, and occasionally heavier weights with the use of proper equipment.

Conditions of Employment::

Official offers of employment are made by Mt. San Antonio College Human Resources and are made contingent upon Board approval. It is also required that a final offer of employment will only be made after the candidate has successfully been live-scanned and clearance for employment is authorized by Human Resources. Costs for live-scan services shall be borne by the candidate.

Notice to all prospective employees – The person holding this position is considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in Administrative Procedure 3518, titled Child Abuse Reporting, as a condition of employment.

As required by the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, the Mt. San Antonio Community College Annual Security Report is available here: Mt. SAC Annual Security Report.

The person holding this position is considered a ‘Responsible Employee’ under Title IX of the Educational Amendments Act of 1972 and is required to report to the College’s Title IX Coordinator all relevant details reported to him or her about an incident of alleged sexual misconduct including sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating and domestic violence and stalking.

Special Notes::

A confirmation number will be assigned when your application packet indicates the supplemental questions have been answered and a document has been attached to each required link. Assistance with the online application process is available through Human Resources at 1100 N. Grand Avenue, Walnut, CA 91789-1399. Human Resources: (909) 274-4225. E-mail: [email protected].

DO NOT include photographs or any personal information (e.g. D.O.B, place of birth, etc.) on your application or supporting documents.

TRAVEL POLICY : Costs associated with travel in excess of 150 miles one way from residence for the purpose of an interview will be reimbursed up to a $500 maximum (per position recruitment). Relocation costs will be borne by the successful candidate. Travel reimbursement claims must be submitted no later than 30 days following the interview date.


Foreign Transcripts::

Transcripts issued outside the United States require a course-by-course analysis with an equivalency statement from a certified transcript evaluation service verifying the degree equivalency to that of an accredited institution within the USA. This report must be attached with the application and submitted by the filing deadline. Accredited evaluation agencies can be found on the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services Website.


Human Resources
1100 N. Grand Avenue, Walnut, CA 91789-1399.
Phone: (909) 274-4225
E-mail: [email protected]

Selection Procedure::

A committee will evaluate applications, taking into account breadth and depth of relevant education, training, experience, skills, knowledge, and abilities. The screening committee reserves the right to limit the number of interviews granted. Meeting the minimum qualifications for a position does not assure the applicant of an interview.

Interviews may include a writing sample, committee presentation, and/or performance test. The start date will be following Board approval and receipt of live scan clearance.

Special Instructions to Applicants::

To be guaranteed consideration, it is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure that all required materials are received before the initial screening date and time indicated on the job posting. Incomplete application packets will not be considered. All application materials will become College property, will not be returned, and will not be copied. Please visit our employment website at Mt. SAC Employment Website to complete and submit your application for this position.

EEO Policy::

The College is an equal opportunity employer. The policy of the College is to encourage applications from ethnic and racial minorities, women, persons with disabilities, and Vietnam-era veterans. No person shall be denied employment because of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex (gender), age, sexual orientation, or the perception that a person has one or more of these characteristics.

Conflict of Interest:

Mt. San Antonio College employees and the Board of Trustees members shall not engage in any employment or activity that is inconsistent with, incompatible with, or in conflict with Mt. San Antonio College’s Administrative Procedures (AP 2710 Conflict of Interest, AP 2712 Conflict of Interest Codes).

Cancel RTF Policy::

We reserve the right to re-open, re-advertise, delay, or cancel filling this position. This recruitment may be used to fill future vacancies.

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