Equipment Manager Internship

Term: March-August, 2021

 

Description: The New Jersey Copa FC Equipment Manager Internships provide college credit or community service hours opportunities to Men and Women seeking to gain valuable experience and mentorship through meaningful responsibilities in the day to day operation of the Club.  The position will provide participants with in-depth equipment and inventory responsibilities supporting the success of NJ Copa FC teams.  FC Copa seeks applicants who bring exceptional communication skills, a positive approach to all tasks, creativity and a strong work ethic. 

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Available for some office hours (mask and COVID precautions required) throughout the work week.

  • Attend all New Jersey Copa FC Home Matches at Saint Joseph High School in Metuchen, NJ scheduled in May, June, July (provided travel with the team to away games if attending).

  • Prepare match day uniform and equipment needs

  • Assist with laundry coordination

  • Liaison with teams (men’s and women’s)

  • Post game breakdown responsibilities

  • Track inventory

  • Agree to FC Copa COVID precautions policies (including but not limited to wearing with a mask at events and regular testing conducted by FC Copa)
     

Commitment and Requirements:

  • Proficiency is google G-suite (gmail, docs, sheets, pages)

  • Understanding of the sport of soccer strongly preferred

  • Strong attention to detail 

  • Understanding of soccer team or athletic team equipment management

  • Effective communicator  

  • College credit available if applicable

  • Community Service Hours tracked and recognized if applicable 

  • New Jersey Copa FC match day apparel provided

  • Candidates receive on-boarding instruction, goal setting and personalized evaluation at the end of the commitment period

  • Candidates are expected to use a personal vehicle to events (other than away games).