As an intern with the Waterloo Bucks, you will actively be a part of the front office activities and be involved in learning all facets of a minor league baseball organization. The Waterloo Bucks are owned by the Cedar Rapids Ball Club Inc. which also owns the Cedar Rapids Kernels. The Bucks offer a variety of internship positions.
As of September, 2022, former Waterloo Bucks interns were employed with the following organizations in the sports industry:
Bemidji State University Beavers ♦ Boise State University Broncos ♦ Chicago Bears ♦ Cleveland Guardians ♦ Davenport University Panthers ♦ FloSports ♦ Indianapolis Colts ♦ Iowa Cubs ♦ Iowa Wild ♦ Miami Dolphins & Hard Rock Stadium ♦ Minnesota Lynx ♦ Minnesota Twins ♦ Minnesota United FC ♦ Missouri Valley Conference ♦ New Orleans Pelicans ♦ North Dakota State University Bison ♦ Paragon Marketing Group ♦ PGA Tour ♦ Quad City River Bandits ♦ San Antonio Spurs ♦ University of Minnesota Gophers ♦ Utah Jazz ♦ Victory Views ♦ Waterloo Bucks
Game Day internship positions will work long hours on Bucks game days along with other events at Riverfront Stadium. Should expect to work ALL Bucks home games, various ticket office shifts, and during a few extra events at Riverfront Stadium. Game day positions will also assist in guerilla marketing efforts throughout the Cedar Valley during the season.
o Start Date: May 15, 2023
o End Date: August 18, 2023
o This position works closely with the Bucks head groundskeeper
o Assist with oversight and maintenance of the Riverfront Stadium playing field
§ Including dragging field, painting and chalking lines, plate and mound repair, mowing, etc.
o Maintain all grassy areas in and around the ballpark, including mowing, weed eating, leaf blowing, etc.
o Set up and maintain Bucky’s Backyard Ballpark
o Assist with setup and tear down of batting practice for Bucks home games
o Serve as the groundskeeper for all extra events held at Riverfront Stadium (high school tournaments, little league games, etc.)
o Assist with other stadium operations duties leading up to Bucks home games
o Assist with game operations, box office, on-field games, souvenir stand, and guest services
o Provide outstanding customer service to advertisers and fans
o Be trained on the ticket system and fulfill ticket office duties
o Other duties as assigned
o The ideal candidate would be hard working, detail oriented, and organized.
o Should be able to work well in both a team, and individual environment.
o Willingness to learn new skills, and work outside your comfort zone.
o Should be a college student, or recent grad looking to work in the sports, or a related industry.
o Previous experience will be taken into consideration, but not required.
Game Day Interns receive a $100 per week stipend. Housing is not provided.
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.