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Job listing closed on 9 Feb 2024
7 Feb 2024

Bat Person - Lakeland, FL

🇺🇸 Lakeland, FL, USA
0+ years exp.


The Detroit Tigers are looking for a motivated, energetic, and dedicated individual to serve as a Lakeland Flying Tigers Bat Person in Lakeland, FL.

Bat PersonL

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Set-up and organize dugout prior to game including bats, helmets, coolers, etc.
  • Retrieve bats, balls and other equipment from playing field during games
  • Provide umpire with game balls/water when requested
  • Break down dugout, along with putting away all equipment used during game
  • Cleaning shoes/cleats
  • Equipment load-in/load-out
  • Other duties as assigned

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • One to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Familiar with the rules of baseball
  • Availability to work nights, weekends, and holidays as team schedules require
  • Willingness to learn with a positive, can-do attitude
  • Ability to work well with others
  • Ability to take direction and give direction
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
  • Vaccinated against COVID-19- Please note, as a condition of employment, COVID-19 vaccination (at least the initiation of the process) is required prior to start date. Accommodations for medical or religious reasons will be considered

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to work outdoors in various weather conditions including heat and rain
  • Ability to walk/run
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift to 50 pounds

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a colleague encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

We are an equal opportunity employer and 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.

All items listed above are illustrative and not comprehensive. They are not contractual in nature and are subject to change at the discretion of Detroit Tigers.

Detroit Tigers is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to that individual’s race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

The Company will strive to provide reasonable accommodations to permit qualified applicants who have a need for an accommodation to participate in the hiring process (e.g., accommodations for a job interview) if so requested.