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Internship Program

The Sioux City Explorers Professional Baseball Team, LLC, a member of the American Association of Professional Baseball, is seeking highly motivated individuals looking to kick start their career in sports. For the 2017 season, the Explorers will be hiring for the following internship positions:


Promotions Internship (6)

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Coordinate the scheduling of pre-game events and in-between inning activities
  • Assist with special promotions, theme nights, player-fan interactive events
  • Prepare props for game execution
  • Provide exceptional customer service
  • Assist with the daily insert and PA script production
  • Occasionally represent the Explorers at community events as Slider, the Explorers mascot
  • Update the Explorers social media pages
  • Assist with all events during each game
  • Assist with non-baseball events throughout the season
  • Other duties as assigned by the Assistant General Manager & General Manager

Box Office/Group Sales Internship (2)

Responsibilities will includes, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Assist in the day to day operations of the ticket office
  • Provide exceptional customer service to all fans
  • Assist with general office duties including phone and mail responsibilities
  • Proactively sell ticket packages and group packages
  • Maintain group sales and ticket package databases
  • Process ticket orders via walk up, telephone and online sales
  • Operate ticket window for game night
  • Assist in supervising Game Day Staff on game nights
  • Develop a complete working knowledge of the entire Explorers ticketing system

 

Stadium Operations/Groundscrew Internship (1)

Assist with all aspects of facility operations and management with Sioux City Explorers baseball games and outside events such as high school games. Provide daily maintenance in the stadium, offices, skyboxes, dugouts. Assist the groundskeeper on game days and non game days.

Qualifications:

  • Must be enrolled as a full time student at a college or university
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced environment, handle multiple projects, meet deadlines, demonstrate excellent follow-through, and have an understanding of appropriate business etiquette
  • Ability to work in a team setting while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Must be able to work nights and weekends, and be able to commit to the entire 2017 Explorers home game schedule (May 18 -Sept 4)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, well-organized, and strong computer knowledge


To apply for a 2017 internship, please send your cover letter and resume to Shane Tritz at  promotions@xsbaseball.com