Frederick Flying Cows

Frederick Flying Cows

Professional Basketball Team Gameday Staff

Frederick Flying Cows - Part Time
Frederick · MD
Event Management: Event Operations/Management
Professional Basketball Team Gameday Staff  - Frederick, Maryland
Are you looking for an introduction to the sports business or basketball? We are looking for applicants for our Internship/Associate program.
The Role:
Assist with gameday execution, preparation and other duties as assigned at all 2024 Frederick Flying Cows home games! 
The ideal candidate will have a can do attitude and will be open to performing a wide-variety of tasks in order to learn about what is required to create and run a professional basketball team and organization.

Candidates MUST be available on gamedays (nights & weekends)!
See full season schedule here:
Candidates MUST live in or be able to commute to Frederick, MD! 
Who are we?
The Frederick Flying Cows is a TBL professional basketball team based in Frederick, Maryland. The Flying Cows will open their inaugural season on March 2, 2024 at Hood College’s BB&T arena against the Reading Rebels. The regular season will run twenty-four (24) games long from March – May, with 12 home games, all at Hood. League playoffs will take place in June, and the Flying Cows expect to be in the mix!
When do we need Interns/Associates?
We are seeking staff and volunteers for all 2024 Home Games! See full season schedule here:
What you can expect
Our staff will have an opportunity to gain experience in each of the following areas:
  • Tickets (Box Office and Sales)
  • Sponsorships (creating, selling and supporting)
  • Brand Management (creation and stewardship)
  • Marketing (Social Media, Email Marketing and Promotions)
  • Entertainment (Game Day Entertainment and Script Writing)
  • Fan Experience (Guest Services and Hospitality)
  • Merchandise (Team Store and Inventory)
  • Broadcasting (Camera Operators)
  • Media Relations (Website Management and Press Releases)
  • Arena Operations (Field Maintenance, Stadium Upkeep and Clubhouse Management)
Additionally, Frederick TBL can offer opportunities in other areas, such as play-by-play broadcasting, content creation, financial services, sponsor activation and mascot.

Who are we looking for?
We are seeking motivated, energetic, candidates with a goal of building a career in Sports management, or learning how to build a business from the ground up. Staff should be willing to travel and to work odd hours. This is a fun and rewarding opportunity for candidates who don’t require lots of structure and are willing to take risks and try new things.
More about Frederick TBL
The BasketballLeague (TBL),,  is a six (6) year old league playing throughout North America. In the Spring of 2023 there are 49 teams in the league, with 46 teams in the USA in small to medium sized markets, and another three (3) teams in Canada. The league is continuing to grow, with a goal of having sixty-four (64) teams in the USA and twenty-four (24) teams in Canada. Federick TBL is one of about a half-dozen new teams that have already committed to a market but plan to wait to start playing in the Spring of 2024. The league regular season runs twenty-four (24) games long from March – May, with 12 home and 12 away games. Playoffs are in June. The league is positioning itself as an alternative option for players who might be playing in professional leagues oversees and are hoping to build their careers towards playing against the highest possible competition. The TBL play is high quality – just a notch below the level of the NBA G-league. The league has already had a few players make it to the NBA.
We are a well-prepared group with the goal of building a championship quality organization! We believe there are three (3) key legs of the stool required to build a quality franchise. 
  • We need to create and manage a High-Quality entertainment product that is appealing to a broad age range. We want TBL basketball home games to be a high-quality fun and entertaining event that people will enjoy, both basketball fans and non-basketball fans. 
  • We need put together an excellent Basketball team and basketball organization. To this end, we are interviewing head coaches now and hope to hire someone by June of this year so that they will have a full year to build and plan a team. 
  • We need to build a Community organization that is invested in Frederick County. Our goal is for TBL basketball, over time, to be part of the fabric of the community, and a team that the people of Frederick are proud of.
As we think about putting together our team, we have broken the operation down into four (4) areas of focus: Basketball Operations, Business Operations, Sales & Marketing, Legal & Finance. We are looking for Intern/Associates to assist in all areas of the business. Building a team and organization from scratch will be both demanding and rewarding. 
Please email General Manager, Chris Jenkins, at [email protected] with interest and gameday availability. 
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job Questions:

  1. Do you have reliable transportation to the Frederick, MD area?