NFL Careers

Concessions Intern

Seattle Seahawks
Seattle, WA
Internship: Internship
FGH is seeking a self-motivated Concessions Intern to join our department here at CenturyLink Field.  The perfect candidate will have prior food & beverage experience with a strong customer service mentality.  Here at FGH, we look to Exceed Guest Expectation, Every Time!  The Concessions Intern will directly report to the Concessions Manager & Assistant Concessions Manager on a daily basis.  As a member of this team you will be responsible for assisting in all aspects of the Concession operation here at the stadium.  

Essential Duties & Responsibilities: 
  • Assist with staffing of concession locations which include hourly employees, NPO groups and temporary labor to ensure the highest level of customer service.  You will be able to ensure that we have the right number of staff to meet the demands of a variety of events within the Stadium and WaMu Event Center, including Sounders Matches, Concerts, Seahawks Games and Trade Shows
  • Assist in all aspects of the event set-up process, coordinate load schedules with the warehouse staff, complete inventory counts, and supervise load/merchandising crews
  • Understand and Operate our POS system, log and build correct recipes to ensure proper accounting of costings, inventory management, pricing & menu synchronization, etc.
  • Assist in the operation of our Vending department on loading, staffing and event day operations during a Stadium event.
  • Assist in the audit process to ensure proper cash handling procedures are maintained, sales match POS reports, sales, over/short, units sold per game, units sold per POS and report to senior leadership on the event profitability 
  • Work towards planning and fully executing events in the WaMu Event Center which includes concerts, tradeshows and Seahawk/Sounders events.  
Required Skills:
  • Prior Food & Beverage Experience
  • Customer Service Skills/Working with the public
  • Time Management 
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Strong attention to details
  • Passionate about the sports and entertainment industry

Time Frame: 
Most of our intern placements will last the duration of the NFL season (approx. late June or early July – February). 

Applicant must: 
  • Be currently enrolled as a junior, senior, or recent graduate (within 6 months) from a four year college or university. Grad school students are eligible to apply as well. 
  • Have authorization to work in the U.S.
  • Have a current driver’s license
  • Be able to work 30 hours per week as well as game day/nights, weekends and other various events

Selection Process:
Final applicants will be contacted and invited to participate in our interview process starting in early May. All interviews will take place at our team headquarters in Renton or at our stadium in Seattle and must be done in person. Further, we will not pay for any interview related expenses such as travel or lodging; these expenses are the sole responsibility of the applicant.

NOTE: Due to the large volume of applicants that apply, we ask that you do not contact us during this process. 

General Information:
Interns are responsible for their own housing, travel, and relocation expenses. A background check will be conducted prior to starting work with us. 

Applicants Must:
  • Attached a current resume and cover letter
  • Answer all of the questions below

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. YES/NO: I am a junior or senior or recent graduate within the past six months

  3. YES/NO: I have local housing available in or near Seattle

  4. YES/NO: I am able to work full-time during the NFL season

  5. YES/NO:I am looking for a summer only internship

  6. YES/NO: I am willing to relocate and I understand that any costs associated with the relocation are my responsibility.

  7. YES/NO: I am authorized to work in the U.S.

  8. YES: I understand that due to the large volume of applicants that apply, I will not contact the Seahawks staff during this process.


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