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Job listing closed on 21 Nov 2023
27 Oct 2023

Arena Operations Internship - Spring 2024

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ Nashville, TN, USA
0+ years exp.

Bridgestone Arena Operations Internship – Spring 2024

The Nashville Predators and Bridgestone Arena are seeking an intern for the 2024 Spring Semester. This intern will assist with various aspects of the live events industry including, but not limited to, inventory control, maintaining work order system, and provide support to event operations staff. We are looking for a very energetic and outgoing individual who has a positive, can-do attitude and has a strong desire to learn and be part of the Smashville culture. In addition to the duties and objectives listed below, students will receive the opportunity to gain exposure to different departments and entities within the Nashville Predators organization. The Nashville Predators intern program provides an educational, skill-building, hands-on experience for all participants, and a cornerstone of the program is the interns ability to earn college credit for participation in the program.

Candidates MUST be able to receive college credit for the completion of this internship. The Nashville Predators do not provide housing or transportation accommodations.

Arena Operations Internship Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to common goals of the operations & engineering department and demonstrate a willingness to learn new skills
  • Assist in maintaining Info Central (refreshing event related information on a regular basis)
  • Assist in inventory control - uniforms, safety equipment, radios, & other operations/engineering equipment
  • Assist in strategic planning & scheduling for both operations & engineering departments
  • Assist in maintaining arena work order system for operations & engineering departments
  • Provide support to both day & event shifts in event setup & tear down on both event/hockey days and dark days (days with no major event)
  • Observe & participate in at least (1) overnight conversion, under the supervision & guidance of the Overnight Conversion Manager
  • Attend meetings related to event planning & strategy
  • Work & interact with operations staff, electricians, HVAC techs, plumbers, & maintenance staff
  • Administrative duties (Data entry, copying, filing, & using PC & Microsoft Office programs)
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Facility Operations Manage & Sr. Director of Operations

Nashville Predators Internship Requirements:

  • Spring semester internship duration will be approximately January – May 2024
  • All internships are in person; no remote opportunities are available at this time
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends within the students designated credit hour requirement when necessary
  • All interns must be students at accredited colleges and universities, with the ability to earn academic credit for time spent in an internship position
  • Internships are open to Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors receiving college credit
  • Internships do not provide compensation, housing, or transportation
  • Internships do not guarantee full-time positions with the Predators upon completion
  • As a condition of internship, qualified applicant will be subject to a background check, which will at a minimum include a criminal background check and character references and if applicable, may include a driving history check.
  • Be able to maintain confidential information.

Candidates MUST be able to receive college credit for the completion of this internship. The Nashville Predators do not provide housing or transportation accommodations.

The Nashville Predators and our entities is an equal opportunity employer. The organization does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, or disability status, genetic information, or any other applicable federal or state protected classification. The organization celebrates diversity and is committed to an inclusive environment for all.

To ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by the Americans with Disabilities Act, as amended, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may email [email protected].