Creighton University, a Division I member of the NCAA and BIG EAST Conference is seeking Facility/Game Day Operations internship candidates. The internship will be over seen by the Director of Athletic Facilities, the Assistant Director of Athletic Facilities, and will report to the Facilities & Event Management Coordinator. The responsibilities for the internship will include facilities and event management duties at Morrison Stadium, The Ruth Scott Training Center, D.J. Sokol Arena, The Ryan Athletic Center, The Championship Center, the CU Sports Complex, and the Rasmussen Center.
The experience gained in this internship will include facility day to day operations & event management in the following facilities: D.J. Sokol Arena, The Ruth Scott Training Center and The Championship Center, gaining the insight on the proper care for a polished hardwood floor; how to install alternate volleyball flooring (TARAFLEX); how to operate an arena’s AV system; how to operate external events in the arena such as concerts, meetings, dinners and award ceremonies. Morrison Stadium, widely known as one of the top soccer stadiums in the country for college soccer, how to care for a synthetic turf field, seating areas, and suites; The Creighton Sports Complex, how to maintain a clay bullpen and agri-lime softball infield, how to maintain outfield artificial astroturf field; learn the care needed for the indoor hitting facility; experience in running a game day staff of up to 40 people including: ushers, ticket takers, parking lot attendants, and cleaning crews.
Notable Annual Events Hosted: CWS Opening Ceremonies, NE Special Olympics Opening Ceremonies, NSAA State Soccer Championships, Omaha Celebrity Fight Night, USA Wrestling Outdoor Meet, etc.
Submit Resume, Letter of Application and professional references to: Jadenhill@creighton.edu
Bachelor's degree or in process required and prior athletic experience in college athletics is preferred.
About Creighton University
Creighton University, located in Omaha, Neb., offers a top-ranked education in the Jesuit tradition for people who want to contribute something meaningful to the world. At Creighton, you are part of something big. Your skills and passions unite with thousands of faculty, staff and students inspired to change the world. Here, we offer meaningful work driven by a 475-year-old Jesuit tradition committed to social justice and serving others. Through this tradition, we push the boundaries on innovation. We pursue new knowledge for the betterment of society. We seek to improve our world through Catholic and Jesuit values. And it all starts with you.
Creighton University is an equal opportunity employer.