JOHNSTOWN MILL RATS – INTERNSHIPS – SUMMER 2022
FOCUS: GAME PRESENTATION
The Johnstown (PA) Mill Rats are a summer collegiate baseball team in the Prospect League which provides collegiate players the opportunity to play competitively in a wood-bat league during the summer months in front of professional scouts, while also providing the local community with an affordable summer entertainment destination everyone can enjoy.
The Mill Rats play at The Point Stadium which is in the process of $1 million + in stadium upgrades including new turf, stadium lights, team offices, concessions and video scoreboard.
The Mill Rats organization has developed an intensive internship program that prepares its participants for a career in sports. Students who intern with the Johnstown Mill Rats immediately become part of the game day staff, learning the different aspects of stadium operations, fan assistance, ticket sales and marketing in a fast-paced environment. We help our interns succeed in their educational and career objectives by preparing for and learning from actual situations our staff encounters at the ballpark which are discussed and experienced daily.
While student interns will be involved all aspect of team and stadium operations, we are seeking two individuals for a game entertainment focused experience that will provide you the opportunity to learn and develop your communication, marketing, game presentation, customer service and organizational skills.
This internship is only available for college-level students, both undergrad and graduate, who are looking for an UNPAID COLLEGE CREDIT INTERNSHIP. Here's what we're looking for in an ideal candidate:
- Ability to work a maximum of 30 hours per week starting approximately May 1 through approximately August 15
- Ability to assist the Manager of Game Presentation in the delivery of an entertainment experience for the audience through the delivery of content as outlined in the game scripting.
- Ability to assist with the execution of all in-game events / contests, between inning promotions, pre-game ceremonies, etc.
- Ability to operate a stationary or wireless camera.
The Game Presentation Interns will –
- Become thoroughly knowledgeable with all game elements and be able to improvise as necessary.
- Rehearse as necessary any game contests and presentations so that these activities are properly delivered to the audience.
- Participates in production call immediately prior to doors open.
- Assist in other areas as needed
The Johnstown Mill Rats 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.