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Equipment Manager - Athletic Field House

Date Opened: 4-19-2013
Closing Date: when filled

Southwestern University seeks candidates for the position of Athletic Field House Equipment Manager.  This is an hourly position that will include overtime.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, maintaining the equipment and laundry needs for varsity athletic teams, maintenance of specialized equipment such as football/lacrosse helmets, game-day set-up and assistance for home varsity contests, and oversight of outdoor athletic venues.  This is a 12-month, full-time, non-exempt position with benefits. 

A high school diploma or GED is required. Professional Certification for Athletic Equipment Managers (through the Athletic Equipment Managers Association – AEMA) is preferred.  Experience in facility operations is preferred. 

Southwestern University offers competitive salary and benefits including health, dental, life, long term disability, retirement, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, tuition assistance, access to athletic facilities, free parking and discounted meal rates.  Southwestern University is a selective, undergraduate institution committed to a broad-based liberal arts, sciences, and fine arts education.  The University’s endowment ranks among the highest per student of undergraduate institutions in the country.  Located in Georgetown, Texas, 28 miles north of Austin, Southwestern is affiliated with The United Methodist Church.  Southwestern University is deeply committed to fostering a diverse educational environment and especially encourages applications from members of groups traditionally under-represented in academia.  Southwestern is a member of NCAA Division III and the Southern Collegiate Athletic Association (SCAC).  More information on the University is available at or More information on the SCAC is available at

Applicants should submit a letter of interest; resume; and the names, addresses, and phone numbers of three references to:  Southwestern University, Athletic Field House Equipment Manager, Southwestern University, Job #526, Office of Human Resources, P.O. Box 770, Georgetown, TX, 78627-0770, or email to, or fax to: (512)863-1880.  Resume materials will be accepted until the position is filled.  Please no third-party submissions. Southwestern University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  EOE/M/F

Posted April 19, 2013.