USTA/ATP/WTA Tennis Jobs

2016 Ticketing Internship - Tournament Week

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 tennis events.  Each intern is given enormous responsibility which offers great preparation and experience for future endeavors..

 Location: 

Tournament site: 5460 Courseview Dr., Mason, OH 45040

 Dates:

 Interns will be asked to work the week of the tournament.  

Tournament dates – August 13 -21, 2016

 Qualifications and Responsibilities:           

  • Willingness, with a smile, to do whatever it takes to run the very best tournaments possible. 
  • Interns will be trained on Ticketmaster/Archtics software (utilized in many sports venues across the country) and will be responsible for all aspects of tournament patron relations, including accepting and processing patron ticket orders via phone, in person at the ticket sales windows during the event, working with patrons who are picking up tickets at our Will Call windows, assisting in directing patrons outside the ticket office to the proper area for prompt assistance, and the like. 
  • The ability to communicate via phone and in person in a professional manner  
  • Basic computer skills
  • Basic accounting skills, as interns are responsible for balancing ticket sales/income each day

 Normal Hours:

During the tournament, the ticket office is open from 8am-9pm each day; with a future sales window inside the gates being open from noon-evening match conclusion (approximately 11pm).  Daily 8-10 hour shifts are expected.

Dress:

The tournament will provide a tournament logo shirt and cap.  Interns must provide their own khaki shorts, skirt or slacks to compliment the uniform.  Parking in a private lot also included. 

These internships are unpaid.

 

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

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

  3. If you do not have housing available, would you be able to secure housing for the duration of the internship?

  4. Do you have your own transportation?

  5. Does your fall 2016 school semester/quarter begin after August 21, 2016?

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