Stadium Operations Intern / Pro Sports
Reading Fightin Phils
Closing Date: 2017-11-03
The Reading Fightin Phils, Class AA affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies are seeking hard working, goal oriented and attention to detail individuals for the 2018 season. The internship requires a great amount of dedication throughout the baseball season. The Reading Fightin Phils Internship program will provide a great opportunity for interns looking to immerse themselves in a full service sports and entertainment venue. The Fightins are looking for dedicated individuals who are enthusiastic and possess good skills to handle day-to-day operational tasks and create a positive, fun-filled environment for our fans, staff and sponsors.
The Reading Fightin Phils Internship is a great learning experience. Upperclassman and recent college graduates have the opportunity to get directly involved and gain hands on experience in various aspects of Minor League Baseball including marketing, sales, ticket operations, customer service, concessions, public relations, graphic design and many other aspects of the sports industry. The associates work directly with the front office staff to get an overview of all of the different positions. The Fightin Phils internship is a paid position. Full time associates salary range from $900 - $1,200 per month or $7.25 per hour, based on 40 hours per week during the off-season and up to 90 hours per week, in season. We have internships starting in January and May. We do not offer a housing option so all candidates should live within the surrounding area of Reading, PA. All of our associates work through the end of the season (late August or until the student returns to college). This internship is a great start for people interested in pursuing a career in sports or the entertainment industry. We are looking for seasonal associates in group sales, ticket office sales, concessions, operations, video board, public relations, graphic design and marketing/entertainment. Below are the requirements and responsibilities of each position.
The Stadium Operations Intern will be required to work normal office hours (8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.) before the season as well as any other events at FirstEnergy Stadium. During the season, they are required to work normal hours as well as extended hours on all game days and extra events. Stadium Operations Intern is expected to work to achieve the highest level of customer service and stadium cleanliness at our 67 year old facility. Duties include willingness to paint, pressure wash and work outside. The Stadium Operations Intern will assist with all maintenance. This positions start in January and March, till the end of the season.
Experience Required: All college majors are welcomed. Some of our associates work for college credit while others participate for the experience alone. We prefer that our interns have at least completed their Freshman year of college while many of our past interns, participated in our internship program after graduating from college.
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