Game Day Internship

Location: Rochester, NY

EVENT OPERATIONS

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Assist the operations department on game day operations.
  2. Ensure proper back of house and field level set-up is in accordance with League standards which includes, but limited to:
  • Install and removal of match equipment (goals, team benches, corner flags, VAR, etc.).
  • Set-up and tear down of service level operational space: team & referee locker rooms, match operations room, youth programs space, video operations room, etc.
  1. Work with ball managers, stats runners and communicate with the press box.
  2. Provide referees with any assistance as needed before, during, or after the game.
  3. Ensure compliance with the game timing sheet and game day information.
  4. Give notice to the home team and visiting team to ensure they take their positions on time for pre-game ceremonies/introductions and for the second half.
  5. Assist with match credential distribution.
  6. Support grounds staff with pre-game, halftime, and post-game field conditions management.
  7. Help with the movement and storage of the department’s equipment.
  8. Aid in servicing the needs of the visiting teams on game day.
  9. Other duties as assigned.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Knowledge and interest in sports.
  2. Computer proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  3. Strong communication skills and telephone etiquette.
  4. Strong worth ethic with a positive, team-oriented approach.

REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program and eligible for college credit.
  2. Available 20-25 hours per week, including nights, weekends and game day and often under extreme weather conditions.
  3. Ability to lift and carry at least 25 pounds.

 

Apply here: jobs@rnyfc.com