Equipment Manager | Duke University Athletics

The Athletics Equipment Staff is responsible for the issuance, maintenance and upkeep of the equipment and apparel for 27 varsity sport programs, club sports, intramurals, and various other athletic departments. This position will work closely with student athletes, coaches, staff and vendors. The Equipment Manager will provide athletes with the necessary equipment and apparel required for competition and practice.


Qualifications include an undergraduate degree; experience with Men’s Basketball specifically, knowledge of industrial laundry washers and dryers; experience with laundry chemical set ups and operations; an understanding of an inventory system and the Nike Gameday Site. This position must be able to lift 75 pounds, have a valid driver’s license, and be able to work nights and weekends.

Essential Functions:

•Provide laundry services for the student athletes, staff, and coaches.

•Distribute clean laundry to student athletes, staff and coaches.

•Provide after hour assistant for competition, practice, and events.

•Assist other staff members with daily assignments and projects.

•Order athletic equipment and apparel for student athletes, staff, and coaches.

•Inventory athletic apparel and equipment and distribute to proper departments.

•Input inventory into the inventory system.

•Place orders on Nike Gameday Site.

•Assist with set up for athletic competitions and practice.

•Perform other duties as assigned by the Executive Director of Athletic Equipment.

How to Apply: Interested Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and list of three references online at for Requisition Number 197514. For more information on Duke University Athletics please go to:

Duke University is an EEO/AA employer.

Bachelor’s Degree and 2-3 years of athletic equipment experience