IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Internships run from May to August. Interns are provided with a travel and housing stipend. Interns MUST receive college credit for internship. DETAILS TOWARDS BOTTOM OF PAGE.
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• Baseball and Stadium Operations Internship – APPLY NOW
Big Top Sports and Entertainment is the largest and most successful summer collegiate baseball ownership group in the nation attracting more than 400,000 fans in 2019. We play 72 total games, 36 at home, from late May through August. Internships run from mid-May through the completion of the season, near the end of August. Every summer the interns work directly with the management staff. Interviews have begun and will continue until all positions are filled.
Currently 80% of Big Top Sports and Entertainment’s full-time staff completed an internship or seasonal position with one of its four teams prior to their full-time employment. Former interns have gone on to work for the Carolina Panthers, Milwaukee Brewers, Arizona Diamondbacks, TREK Bicycles, and various minor league and summer collegiate league baseball teams.
All Interns must receive college credit for this internship OR this internship must qualify for a graduation requirement. All Interns will receive a $1,000 housing & travel stipend for this internship or $500 if staying with a host family. There are educational and work components to this position. Some of the work components may include tasks such as hanging signs, preparing the ballpark prior to the season, deliveries and other miscellaneous outdoor work.
Besides game day duties, each intern will be responsible for helping prepare and maintain the ballpark prior to the start of the season as well as participating in offsite catering events. All interns will participate in a weekly sports management class that will be instructed by front office personnel or outside speakers that have gained success in the industry.
In addition to your specific area of focus, all interns will have the opportunity to work with the staff to gain experience in the marketing and ticket sales department. Sales tasks will include calling renewals and single game ticket buyers, creating surveys to gauge the fan experience, answering incoming phone calls, placing ticket orders, and delivering tickets to clients. Marketing tasks will include creating on field promotions and nightly promotions as well as brainstorming ideas for new sponsorship prospects.
PART TIME EMPLOYMENT
The Mallards are looking for an individual to be Maynard G. Mallard. This position begins immediately and would be focused on off-season appearances throughout the community. This person must be available during varying daytime hours.
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Other great opportunities:
Volunteer Camera Operator – We are looking for volunteer Camera Operators to join the Webcast production team! If you want experience in live production, video operations, or just love the game of baseball, join our team! Interested parties can email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.