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Intern, Baseball Operations - 12U National Team - USA Baseball (Durham · NC)

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Internship: Internship
April 4th, 2022 – August 31, 2022
Part time hours April 4th - May 2nd; full-time hours May 2nd  – August 30 (flexible end date)
 
All USA Baseball employees will "work-from-home" for the 2022 season. All employees will be expected to work remotely during business hours, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET, unless otherwise directed by your supervisor or during USA Baseball sanctioned events. If assigned to work an event, employees will operate on-site at an assigned facility. USA Baseball will implement strict COVID-19 guidelines for all events in 2022 in order to protect the long-term health and safety for its employees and participants.

Position Reports To:  Director, 12U National Team Program
 
12U Background: The USA Baseball 12U National Team utilizes different events to create the National Team roster: The 11U Futures Invitational, 10U Futures Invitational and the National Team Identification Series (NTIS).
 
Position Responsibilities: 
  • Serve as a key liaison to the Futures Invitational team contacts.
  • Provide administrative support for the Futures Invitational including but not limited to gathering roster and insurance information, communicating with programs via phone, email, and fielding questions about the event.  
  • Assist in communication for all 12U identification events 
  • Conduct online and on-site registration for all 12U events
  • Assist in all administrative needs for 12U National Team Trials and Training.
  • Perform a wide range of administrative and operational duties associated with other USA Baseball events and assist other departments within the organization as necessary. 
 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Highly organized with great attention to detail.
  • Available to travel during June & July.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Word and Excel.
  • Able to work both independently and in a team setting.
  • Professional communication skills 
  • Flexible and willing to perform other tasks as assigned. 
  • Lift/Carry up to 50 lbs.
  • Weekend availability for all USA Baseball events taking place at the National Training Complex in Cary, NC from May – August.
 
Required Education:
  • All candidates should be in possession of, or working toward, a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree.
 
About USA Baseball
USA Baseball is the National Governing Body for the sport of baseball in the United States and is a member of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and the World Baseball Softball Confederation.  The organization selects and trains the Olympic, Pan Am, Premier 12 and World Baseball Classic teams (and all other USA Baseball Professional Teams); the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team; the USA Baseball 18U, 15U and 12U National Teams; and the USA Baseball Women’s National Team, all of which participate in various international competitions each year.  
 
The organization is responsible for the proliferation and health of the sport, and leads a number of amateur initiatives including PLAYBALL and Pitch Smart.  USA Baseball also presents the Golden Spikes Award annually to the top amateur baseball player in the country. 
 
USA Baseball is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of USA Baseball to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or creed, sex, age, disability, citizenship status, marital status, genetic predisposition or carrier status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Questions:

  1. Are you a local candidate or would you be willing to relocate?

  2. What do you hope to learn and experience through this internship?

  3. Who is your favorite athlete and why?

  4. If you could be any base on a baseball field, which base would you be and why?