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SPORTS FACILITY MANAGEMENT INTERNSHIP – USSSA with USSSA in Viera · FL

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If you are seeking an intern position in the sports industry with a fast-paced style and hands-on learning, then USSSA is the place! 
 
The United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA), headquartered in Brevard County, Florida is the world’s largest multi-sport athletic organization.  Our mission is to empower our team and its partners with an unsurpassed platform to create and support world-class athletic events and sports programming to enrich and educate the lives of participants at all levels.  Founded in 1968, it has grown to over 4 million participants competing in 13 nationally sanctioned sports.  We are a growing organization that in necessity must expand our National Event locations and workforce to accommodate the growing number of teams and athletes qualifying to participate.
 
Time Period
Unpaid Internship will span over (3 months – 5/12 – 8/12 or 6 months 5/12 – 12 / 12)

Professional Requirements
  • Must be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university and pursuing a relevant major, such as Turf Management, Sports Management, Sports Marketing, Recreation & Parks Management, etc..  
  • A candidate that has recently graduated in these related fields and seeking experience may also be selected.
 
Qualifications
  • Responsible
  • Ethical
  • Team Oriented
  • Strong Communication Skills
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Ability to read and fill out brackets
  • Flexibility in work schedule (weekends, evenings, mornings)
  • Reliable Transportation
  • Valid Drivers License
 
Attire 
  • Comfortable, appropriate office/field attire is acceptable. No sweat pants or gym attire.  
 
Job Responsibilities:
  • As a Sports Facility Management Intern, you will work directly with the Facilities Team at the Space Coast Complex, an 85 acre baseball and softball specific complex consisting of 15 all synthetic turf fields, 2 stadiums and accompanying office and support structures.  
  • Interns will participate in all levels of the operation, from working directly on the turf to assisting with facility project coordination and event day support.
  • Interns will use turf equipment, hand equipment and utility vehicles.  Interns must be able to lift 50 pounds.
  • Work is largely outdoors in hot conditions.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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