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Assistant Manager, Equipment with Los Angeles Football Club in Los Angeles · CA

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Player Operations: Equipment Manager
The Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) is an MLS soccer club serving the greater Los Angeles area. LAFC is dedicated to building a world-class soccer club that represents the diversity of Los Angeles and is committed to delivering an unrivaled experience for fans. LAFC’s ownership group is comprised of local leaders and innovators of industry with intellectual capital, financial prowess, operations expertise and success in the fields of entertainment, sports, technology and media. LAFC is invested in the world’s game and Los Angeles, constructing and developing the 22,000 seat Banc of California Stadium and a top-flight training center on the campus of Cal-State Los Angeles.
 
POSITION SUMMARY: 
The Assistant Manager, Equipment assists the department Manager in managing the day-to-day equipment operations for the Club. 
 
ESSENTIAL FUNCTION: 
  • Assist coaching staff with field set up for training and pre-game warm up. 
  • Ensure practice and game day balls are properly inflated.
  • Launder all training and game day gear.
  • Pack for home and away matches. 
  • Heat press all names, numbers, sponsor logos, ad team badges on apparel as required by team and league guidelines. 
  • Partner with department Manager on all repairs and needs including inventory, storage, and distribution.
  • Other duties as assigned by management. 
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Degree from an accredited four-year College or University preferred.
  • Minimum of 2 years in similar role required, soccer or MLS experience preferred but not required.
  • Must have high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations and information. 
  • Must be able to work successfully in a fast-paced environment while managing multiple tasks at once.
  • Exceptional communication skills (both verbal and written).
  • Maintain a professional appearance and attitude at all times.
  • Flexible schedule with the ability to work weekends and evenings as required.
  • Travel with the first team for away games required.

LAFC participates in the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) program. Your answers will be kept confidential and will not impact your employment opportunity. The questionnaire takes less than three minutes to complete. You will receive a code at the end and will be asked to enter your questionnaire code during the application process.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY:
LAFC strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.
 
HIRING PRACTICES:
The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

LAFC recruitment policies are designed to place the most highly qualified persons available in a timely and efficient manner. LAFC may pursue all avenues available, including promotion from within, employee referrals, outside advertising, employment agencies, Internet recruiting, job fairs, college recruiting and search firms.
 
Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization, which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

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