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Spring 2022 Event Operations Intern - Harris County - Houston Sports Authority (Houston · TX)

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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.   

EVENT OPERATIONS INTERN POSITION OVERVIEW:
The Harris County – Houston Sports Authority is seeking well-rounded students looking to excel in the sports industry. Our Event Operations interns have an opportunity to gain valuable knowledge and hands-on experience working alongside the Events Team. Areas of concentration include:  
  • Assist with event planning and operations
  • Participate in meetings and events
  • Vendor research, outreach and database maintenance
  • Equipment inventory and storage maintenance
  • On-site event support to include set-up and teardown
EVENTS:
  • Houston Sports Awards: Date TBD
  • Brothers in Arms Golf Tournament: Date TBD
  • NCAA Division III Women's Golf Championships: May 10-13, 2022 
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Eligible candidates must be enrolled as a full-time college/university student 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.
COMPENSATION:
Unpaid volunteer position, not eligible for HCHSA employee benefits; academic credit only

DURATION:
January 10 – May 20, 2022

Job Questions:

  1. Date of Birth (XX/XX/XXXX)

  2. Are you enrolled in a college/university course to receive credit for a spring internship? Academic credit for the internship is required to apply.

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

  4. School Enrolled In (must be enrolled in school and receive academic credit for internship)

  5. Major

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

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

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

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

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

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