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The Intern, Athletic Operations for Jackie Robinson Training Complex (JRTC) assists with day-to-day athletic department duties, including such events as the JRTC President's Day Challenge Youth Baseball Tournament, 2022 College Baseball and Softball Spring Invitational, and 2022 High School Baseball & Softball Spring Training program.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with day-to-day operation of the athletic department.

  • Act as a liaison between onsite clients and JRTC staff.

  • Research and compile mailing/email blast lists of coaches, managers, athletic department personnel, etc., for distributing sales collateral materials; coordinate and execute direct mail marketing efforts.

  • Assist sales staff with outreach and sales calls to amateur, high school, collegiate and professional athletic organizations.

  • Assist communications staff with content and review of promotional/sales collateral materials as well as print and digital advertisements promoting events and facilities.

  • Other duties as assigned by the Coordinator, Athletic Operations.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • The preferred candidate will have a two or four year degree or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience. Candidates currently enrolled in an accredited 4-year program, with at least three years completed, will also be considered if they are available for the duration of the internship.

  • The preferred candidate will have previous experience working in an athletics environment and understanding of the game of baseball.

  • Ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

  • Candidate must be a professional, self-starter who will work as a team player and also be able to work independently with minimal supervision.

  • Ability to work irregular hours including nights, weekends, and holidays.

  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite required.

  • Possession of a valid Driver's License and excellent driving record.

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.

  • Pull tarp when necessary.

All in-office and ballpark-based positions are subject to MLB's mandatory Covid-19 vaccine policy

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