OL Reign was established in 2012 as a founding member of the National Women’s Soccer League. The NWSL is made up of twelve teams and is widely considered to be one of the most competitive professional soccer leagues in the world. Our players have captured the NWSL Shield three times and have made five appearances in the NWSL postseason. OL Reign plays its home matches at Lumen Field in Seattle, Washington.
OL Reign is seeking an Assistant Equipment Manager to help facilitate all day-to-day equipment operations of the OL Reign players and staff. This position involves regular domestic travel, and the ability to maintain a schedule in line with a sports team, including weekends and nights. The position also demands a high level of familiarity with the sport of soccer and the products and equipment necessary to compete in the game.
Alongside the Equipment Manager, the Equipment Coordinator will:
Inventory, prep, and organize team apparel.
Inventory and maintain training equipment, including setup and collection.
Maintain a clean and orderly equipment room, laundry area, locker rooms, and external team storage areas.
Heat pressing of patches, numbers, and letters on all team gear.
Assist with the maintenance and laundering of training & gameday kits, and boots.
Manage and prep day-to-day equipment needs of technical staff for training sessions.
Support game flow for technical staff, and fulfill key operational NWSL standards.
Occasionally travel with First Team to all away matches, assisting all regular responsibilities, including packing and transport all equipment.
EXPERIENCE & SKILLS
1-3 years’ experience in sports preferred.
Experience and comfort working in a fast-paced environment.
Exceptional time management skills and ability to prioritize workflow and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
Detail, solutions, and results oriented.
Ability to deliver high quality work and meet deadlines.
Excellent and professional communication skills, including written and verbal communication.
Proficient experience with Microsoft Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook)
This position requires regularly lifting/pushing up to 50 pounds and occasionally lifting/pushing more than 75 pounds or exerting heavy force, in a wide disparity or environmental conditions. The job involves standing, stooping, bending, lifting, pushing, etc.
This is a non-exempt position, paid at a rate of $17.27 per hour.
OL Reign is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.