Rider University, a member of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) and NCAA Division I, invites applications for a Coordinator of Events and Equipment Manager to manage games/events for all athletic programs and serve as the point of contact for visiting teams, officials and security in the absence of the Associate Athletic Director. Individual will: assist in the management, administration and supervision of all athletic facilities which may require evenings and weekends; supervise and train student event staff; work closely with departmental and other University constituents to prepare all home venues for competition; coordinate maintenance and distribution of uniforms and equipment for 20 Division I athletics teams including the laundering of uniforms and practice gear, sizing of equipment, and billing athletes for outstanding equipment; inspect all incoming supplies and goods while maintaining an efficient inventory system; and hire, train and supervise equipment room staff (student workers).
The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds. Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.
Rider University has once again been included as one of the nation’s best universities by US News & World Report 2018 and remained in the top tier in the Regional Universities – North category at number 34. Additionally, The Princeton Review named Rider among its “Best 382 Colleges” in the nation. Both publications have ranked the University favorably in their respective surveys for more than a decade.
To apply for position no.100030, please visit RiderHires at http://rider.peopleadmin.com/postings/5350
Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicap/disability, Vietnam-era/disabled veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other non-job related criteria.
Qualified candidate must possess a Bachelor's degree with a strong interest and knowledge of college athletics along with an interest in pursuing a career in college athletic administration. Individual must also: be organized and have the ability to juggle multiple events through strong planning; communicate, manage, and motivate student workers; and communicate with coaches, student-athletes, student workers, and fans in order to provide quality service and quality experiences.
About Rider University
With roots dating back to 1865, Rider is a private, coeducational university located on 280 beautiful acres on two campuses in New Jersey – one in Lawrenceville and one in Princeton, both within easy driving distance to New York City and Philadelphia.