Basketball Operations Internship – Springfield Armor (Springfield, MA)

January 25, 2012

Job Title: Basketball Operations Internship
Division/Department: Basketball Operations
Reports To: Head Coach & Head Athletic Trainer
Start Date: Thursday, October 20, 2011
End Date: Friday, April 27, 2012

JOB SUMMARY

Assist the Basketball Operations department with day to day responsibilities that involve the various branches of the department. This is an un-paid internship.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  1. Attend all team practices (typically 9am – 1pm) as well as all 24 home games from 11/25/11 – 3/30/12 plus potential playoff games.
  2. Assist with the pre-game setup and post-game breakdown at Arena for all home games
  3. Participate as needed in drills during practice as well as pre-practice setup and post-practice breakdown.
  4. Assist coaches with scouting, video capturing, administrative tasks, etc.
  5. Wash all practice gear, game uniforms, towels etc. after every practice and home game
  6. Provide transportation for players on occasion to airport, doctor’s appointments, physicals, etc.
  7. Other duties as assigned by Head Coach, Head Athletic Trainer or General Manager

QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Current student or recent college graduate.
  2. Available during days as well as some nights and weekends
  3. Ability to communicate effectively, while in a timely manner, with both internal and external staff
  4. Excellent verbal and written skills, as well as ability to multi-task and prioritize
  5. Ability to work on projects independently and maintain confidential information
  6. Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications
  7. Maintain a professional image at all times
  8. Valid Driver’s License and reliable transportation

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Be able to work long hours and most weekends during the NBA D-League season

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

  1. Are you available to work all practices during the day and all home games on ights and weekends?

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