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Summer 2020 Event Operations Intern with Harris County - Houston Sports Authority in Houston · TX

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ABOUT HCHSA:
Over the last 22 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 4 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:  
  • Participate in meetings and events
  • Assist with event planning and operations
  • Vendor research, outreach and database maintenance
  • Equipment inventory and storage maintenance
  • On-site event support to include set-up and teardown

EVENTS SCHEDULE:
May 26-31, 2020:  UCI BMX World Championships 
June 7, 2020:  U.S. Women’s Open 
July 25-26, 2020: USOPC Road to Tokyo

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.

DURATION:
May 18 – July 31, 2020 

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

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

  3. Are you enrolled in a college/university course to receive credit for a summer internship?

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

  5. School Enrolled In

  6. Major

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

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

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

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

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

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