General Internship Spring 2023/Summer 2023
Education Supervisor: General Manager
The Joliet Slammers are committed to providing a quality educational experience through our seasonal internship program. Internships will provide you with the necessary tools to help you advance in the field of sports management and become a sought after member of the sports business world. The Slammers’ environment will provide the perfect laboratory for students in all aspects of sports to receive an integrated learning experience. No other learning experience provides the diversity and magnitude of possibilities. Although there is no job with the Slammers guaranteed following completion of the internship, the educational experience will be invaluable moving forward as you enter the sports business field.
Skills that will be enhanced by the Slammers program include:
1. Sales and Marketing
2. Media Relations
3. Ticket Operations
6. Community Relations
An emphasis will be placed on students seeking internships for an excellent educational experience. Therefore, it is preferred if students have achieved excellent academic achievement and would be receiving college credit for the internship experience.
The Joliet Slammers will provide each intern with evaluations in accordance with their respective school’s requirements. Further evaluations will be given by the Slammers full time employees.
Available Internship Emphasis
All Joliet Slammers internships are general education by design as each intern will have education in most departments listed below. However, each intern will be given an emphasis (listed below) to focus their individual education.
Areas of Education
• Work closely with staff to execute promotional ideas
• Create video board content
• Help coordinate the Slammers’ Kids Club
• Assist with mascot duties during Spikes' Super Students school visits and other appearances
• Help inventory and stock team store
• Assist staff with research
• Enter Spikes' Super Students orders into ticketing system
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.