USTA/ATP/WTA Tennis Jobs

2016 Court Support/Player Security/Dispatch Internships

Western & Southern Open
Mason, OH
Internship: Internship

Note: this job is closed to new applications.

Description:

Rare internship opportunity to assist in running one of the world’s premier professional men’s and women’s tennis events.  Each intern is given enormous responsibility which offers great preparation and experience for future endeavors.

Location:

All facility/ operation positions will work entirely from the tournament site located at 5460 Courseview Dr., Mason, Ohio, 45040.  

Dates:

Internships begin and end based on the individual needs of each area.  Minimum requirement is a start date of July 18 and ending date of August 21.  Length of internship can be extended to meet additional academic requirements of a student.

Qualifications:

Willingness, with a smile, to do whatever it takes to run the very best tournament possible.  Strong desire to learn and work hard.  You must be able to work at least through August 21 to be considered for any of these internships.  Phone interview will be required of all candidates.

Internship Areas of Interest:

Facilities & Operations Location tournament site:

  • Player Security ----------------------------------------------------- 8/1 - 8/21
  • Court Support ------------------------------------------------------ 7/18 - 8/21
  • Dispatch ------------------------------------------------------------- 7/18 - 8/21 

For detailed job descriptions for each position CLICK HERE or visit the tournament website www.wsopen.com and select the VOL/INTERN tab.

General Hours:

Prior to August 13th  

  • 9am – 5pm. Monday – Friday

August 13  - August 21st   (during the tournament):

  •  Varies depending upon day and responsibilities of the area of your internship.  Expect to work extended (long) hours during the tournament.

Compensation:

These are unpaid internships designed for course credit and/or to build experience for candidates as they assist in assembling one of the finest tennis events in the world. 

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. Do you have local housing available in or near Cincinnati?

  3. If no, would you be able to secure housing for the duration of the internship?

  4. Do you have a clear and valid driver’s license?

  5. Do you have your own transportation?

  6. Are you available to work through August 21, 2016?

  7. From the internship list above please indicate those positions that you are interested in.

  8. List your first choice of internships.

  9. List your second choice of internships.

  10. Will this internship be used to fulfill any school requirement?