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Food & Beverage Internship (2018 Season)

Traverse City Beach Bums
Traverse City, MI
Internship: Internship
The Traverse City Beach Bums offer an outstanding internship program where college students or recent college graduates can gain valuable insight and knowledge in the professional sports industry.
The intention of the Traverse City Beach Bums internship program is to provide an extensive hands-on approach to career development that assists young adults with the selection of appropriate careers. The Beach Bums offer work positions that are meaningful and compatible with interns’ education along with their desired career. 
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Food and Beverage Internship
Start Date: May 1, 2018 (Earlier if able) $700/month stipend
Duties: Include but are not limited to:
  • Taking orders from various food suppliers
  • Stock the various areas of the Concession Department (Concession Stands, Beer Rooms, Ice Cream Rooms, Grills and Suites)
  • Take inventory of food/beverage items prior to each game (final inventory after game)
  • Oversee and train a staff of 45-65 concession employees
  • After a home-stand clean up the areas and get prepared for the next set of games
  • Involved with the hiring and scheduling of employees
  • Learn the POS system that is used 
  • Help out in any other areas where needed
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:
  • Undergraduate or Graduate student in good academic standing
  • Excellent cxommunication skills; ability to act quickly under pressure
  • Must be enthusiastic and able to keep up in a fast paced environment
  • Must be customer service oriented
  • Superior organizational habits and ability to manage multiple projects
  • Positive, outgoing attitude and willingness to learn required
  • Must be able to lift 10-40 lbs and stand for long periods of time
  • Must be available to work all 2018 Beach Bums home games, including nights and weekends
ALL INTERNS MUST
  • Strive to make the Traverse City Beach Bums a first-class professional sports organization
  • Work diligently to build and strengthen relationships with corporate partners, media, fans and the community
  • Work at all times to provide the ultimate entertainment experience to all patrons of the Traverse City Beach Bums
  • Perform additional duties as assigned by the General Manager
Essential Requirements for all Interns:
  • Undergraduate or Graduate student in good academic standing
  • Excellent communication skills; ability to act quickly under pressure
  • Must be enthusiastic and able to keep up in a fast paced environment
  • Must be customer service oriented
  • Superior organizational habits and ability to manage multiple projects
  • Positive, outgoing attitude and willingness to learn required
  • Must be able to lift 10-40 lbs and stand for long periods of time
  • Must be available to work all 2018 Beach Bums home games, including nights and weekends
HOURS:  Interns must be available to participate full-time, including evenings, weekends and holidays.  On non-game days the day generally is 9:30 am to 6 pm Monday through Friday, Saturday 9:30 am to 2 pm (plus possible evenings, weekends and holiday for player/driver/mascot appearances and other special circumstances.) On game days, the day generally begins at 9:30 am and ends after the game (sometimes as late as or later than 11 pm).  The Beach Bums 2018 home game schedule is for 48 home games, with home opener May 23rd and final regular season game Sunday, September 2nd, 2018, plus special event planning & setup.

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. Do you have housing in the Grand Traverse Area?

  3. Will you be earning college credit with this internship?