2020 Fond du Lac Dock Spiders Internships

The Dock Spiders, located in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin (between Green Bay and Milwaukee), are a member of the Northwoods League, one of the most prestigious summer collegiate baseball leagues in the country.  The Dock Spiders recently won the 2018 Northwoods League championship in just their second year, and the city of Fond du Lac and surrounding areas are proud to call the Dock Spiders their own.  The Dock Spiders are owned by the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, a highly respected team in Minor League Baseball and the Single ‘A’ affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers.

It is our goal to provide you with hands-on experience and knowledge useful in competing for jobs in the baseball industry.  We will also work with you to fulfill requirements for college credit if necessary.  Qualifications are based on ability, desire, work ethic and a commitment to make the most of the experience.  Our season begins in Mid-May and continues through Mid-August.  Fond du Lac Dock Spiders interns receive a salary of $1,500 for the summer and are expected to maintain a very challenging schedule throughout the internship. Interns are expected to be at all home games along with working normal business hours.  Our 2020 internship positions are listed below.

Retail/Accounting Intern 
-Organize and manage the team store during all Dock Spiders home games.
-Assist customers in team store throughout the day including sales and customer service.
-Fulfill on-line merchandise orders by packaging and delivering to Post Office.
-Oversee post-game team store close-out (cash handling, drawer balancing, etc.).
-Make change and deliver currency to various departments as needed during games.
-Train and assist concession staff on the proper close out procedures.
-Become familiar with our current point of sale software to assist with any problems that may arise during a game and provide any POS reports as needed.
-Count, reconcile and assist with the depositing of all cash from each department.
-Assist with the ticket office and handle incoming phone calls
-Assist with download and input of Game Day Staff hours for biweekly payroll.
-Assist Controller with accounts payable and accounts receivable, as needed.
-May be required to attend player/mascot/organization appearances in the community.
-Responsibilities will also include assisting other departments when requested or needed.
Video Production 
-Responsible for training camera operators and directing video webcast for 36 home games.
-Create post game highlight package for every home game to be posted on Dock Spiders website and YouTube channel.
-Knowledgeable with editing software such as Adobe Suite and other software such as YouTube and Wirecast.
-Responsible for setup and takedown of video equipment each night
-Create commercials to be used for marketing and in-game use
-Ability to troubleshoot technical issues and maintain all video production equipment.
-Create video content to be used on the team’s website and social media accounts
-May be required to attend player/mascot/organization appearances in the community.
-Responsibilities will also include assisting other departments when requested or needed.
Marketing/Promotions Intern
-Coordinate all on-field promotions and pre-game activities (National Anthem, first pitches etc.)
-Perform as on-field MC during all home games
-Implement sponsor contracts while writing and executing game day scripts.
-Work with media partners to create advertisements and radio spots for upcoming games
-Spearhead all special entertainment initiatives including, but not limited to: theme nights, professional acts, special character appearances, and jersey auctions.
-Help manage all team social media accounts.
-Organize and attend mascot/player appearances in the community.
-Manage and supervise promo crew game-day staff
-Develop positive relationships with fans, clients and community members to help promote the Dock Spiders
-Responsibilities will also include assisting other departments when requested or needed.
Stadium Operations Intern
-In charge of the general appearance and cleanliness of Herr-Baker Field.
-Basic knowledge of small engines and ability to operate small equipment.
-Manage and train Kid’s Zone game day employees and assist in set up and operation of Kid’s Zone
-Responsible for opening and preparing the stadium for each Dock Spiders game.
-Prepare game day promotions and giveaways
-Perform other facility and maintenance duties throughout the ballpark as needed.
-May be required to attend player/mascot/organization appearances in the community.
-Responsibilities will also include assisting other departments when requested or needed.

 

 

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