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Fall 2021 Athlete Affairs Intern - Harris County - Houston Sports Authority (Houston · TX)

Harris County - Houston Sports Authority jobs
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Internship: Internship
ABOUT HCHSA:
Over the last 25 years, HCHSA has served as the sports marketing agency for our destination. With that, HCHSA is responsible for bidding on and attracting new sporting events to the Houston area, as well as overseeing the marketing and operation of those events once awarded. These events range in size, scope, and sport each year; allowing us to reflect the varying interests of our community.   

ATHLETE AFFAIRS INTERN POSITION OVERVIEW:
The Harris County – Houston Sports Authority is seeking well-rounded students looking to excel in the sports industry. Our Athlete Affairs interns have an opportunity to gain valuable knowledge and hands-on experience working alongside the Events Team.
 
SCOPE OF WORK:
  • Assist with event planning and logistics
  • Assist with travel logistics for athletes and officials for upcoming events (including registration, visa acquisition, hotel reservations)
  • Housing system management and report tracking
  • Participate in meetings and events
  • On-site event support 

EVENTS:
USA BMX Lone Star Nationals | October 22-24, 2021



QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Eligible candidates must be enrolled as full-time college/university students and receive academic credit for the internship.
  • Applicant must be available for a minimum of 35 hours per week; during event dates; work long days including some weekends and evenings.
  • Lift up to 45 pounds repeatedly, work outdoors and stand for long periods of time.
  • Must have reliable transportation - internship will require transportation to various event venues.

DURATION:
August 16, 2021 - December 10, 2021

Job Questions:

  1. Are you enrolled in a college/university course to receive credit for a fall internship? If not, you are not eligible for this internship.

  2. Specify the total contact hours required by your college/university. (Ex: 350)

  3. School Enrolled In

  4. Major

  5. Are you available Monday 9am-4pm, 10am-5pm or not at all?

  6. Are you available Tuesday 9am-4pm, 10am-5pm or not at all?

  7. Are you available Wednesday 9am-4pm, 10am-5pm or not at all?

  8. Are you available Thursday 9am-4pm, 10am-5pm or not at all?

  9. Are you available Friday 9am-4pm, 10am-5pm or not at all?

  10. Do you understand this internship position is unpaid and will not provide any housing?

  11. Do you have reliable transportation?