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Equipment Intern - Minnesota United FC (Blaine · MN)

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Position: 
The Equipment Intern is part of the Sporting Operations department for Minnesota United Football Club (MNUFC), a sports business located in the Twins Cities area of Minnesota and a member of Major League Soccer (MLS), the top tier soccer league in North America.
 
Job Description:
The Equipment Intern will support the Director of Equipment and MNUFC support staff with day to day logistics and operations for training sessions and game days. This is a paid, part-time, seasonal position primarily located in Blaine, MN.

Responsibilities: 
  • Organization and inventory of vendor products received 
  • Assist in the distribution of training and travel wear for players, coaches, and support staff
  • Assist in the set-up of locker rooms for MNUFC 2 home matches
  • Assist in the daily laundry operations for MNUFC and MNUFC 2
  • Manage the facilitation and availability of on-field equipment
  • Assist coaching staff to set up on-field equipment for training sessions
  • Responsible for the upkeep of on-field equipment in compliance with Club and MLS NXT standards
  • Enhance the upkeep and cleanliness of MNUFC training facility for all players and staff
  • All other duties as assigned by Director of Equipment

Experience:
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks at once, and prioritize tasks that are time sensitive
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Ability to lift minimum of 50 lbs. and stay active throughout training sessions 
  • Ability and experience working with a heat-press machine for printing purposes
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including nights, holidays and weekdays 
  • Experience in the field of sports equipment management preferred

Company Profile: 
MNUFC is a professional soccer club playing in Major League Soccer (MLS), the top tier of soccer in North America, and which operates under the oversight of the U.S. Soccer Federation, a member of FIFA. The Club is headquartered in Golden Valley, MN. Soccer operations are located at the MNUFC Training Center in Blaine, Minnesota, and the team plays its home matches at Allianz Field in St. Paul, MN.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Questions:

  1. Are you authorized to work in the United States?

  2. Are you able to work flexible part-time hours and MNUFC2 home games (evenings, weekends, potential holidays, etc.)?

  3. Do you have any previous equipment operations or related experience?