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INTERNSHIPS & SEASONAL POSITIONS
The Kansas City T-Bones have a variety of seasonal part-time and internship positions open!

Administrative Assistant- Internship (unpaid) - Spring/Summer
The Administrative Assistant will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following primary duties:

  • Organize and schedule appointments
  • Write and distribute emails, correspondence memos, letters, faxes, and forms
  • Assist in the preparation of regularly scheduled reports
  • Develop and maintain a filing system
  • Update and maintain office policies and procedures
  • Order Office Supplies
  • Maintain contacts list
  • Book travel arrangements
  • Provide general support to visitors
  • Act as the point of contact for internal and external clients

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of office management systems and procedures
  • Workinng knowledge of office equipment, like printers and fax machines
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Excellent time mangement skills and the ability to prioritize work
  • Attention to detail and problem solving skills
  • Excellent writted and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organization skills with the ability to multi-task

To apply for this internship, please send a Cover Letter and Resume to Scott Hull at shull@tbonesbaseball.com   

Stadium Operations- Internship (unpaid)- Spring
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assist day to day in the Stadium Operations Department.
  • Facilitate set up for baseball and non-baseball related events at the stadium.
  • Work closely with the Director of Stadium Operations in stadium upkeep and maintenance
  • Accommodate outside clients and vendors in a professional manner
  • Provide exceptional customer service to our fans
  • Monitor and maintain an inventory of supplies
  • Support in community relations events involving the organization including: community/promotional events, mascot appearances, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned by management

Qualifications

  • Enrolled in college or have a college degree.
  • Excellent work ethic, available to work flexible hours including holidays, weekends and evenings based on needs of business.
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced environment, handle multiple projects and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication with the ability to communicate effectively through a variety of channels.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Ability to work in a team setting while maintaining a positive attitude.
  • Ability to follow a work schedule developed by the Kansas City T-Bones.

To apply for this internship, please send a Cover Letter and Resume to Kyle Disney at kdisney@tbonesbaseball.com  

Corporate Sales Internship (unpaid)- Summer
The Corporate Sales intern will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following primary duties:

  • All aspects of corporate sales, including
  • Prospecting new business and potential partners
  • Developing and discussing sponsorship packages designed to meet clients’ needs
  • Fulfilling advertising/sponsorship packages
  • Managing certain inventory aspects of the operation, including:
  • Coordinating with sales executives on inventory availability
  • Coordinating with vendors and appropriate internal personnel to ensure all contract fulfillments is executed within scope of project and on time.
  • All aspects of customer service and client relationship building, including:
  • Cultivating relationships with current and prospective sponsors
  • Entertaining existing and new sponsors during hospitality and events/games
  • Excellent work ethic, along with the ability to work in a group setting.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Assist in community relations events including but not limited to, trade shows, mascot appearances, promotional events, etc.
  • In-Game responsibilities to include:
  • Scheduling of marketing tables
  • Setting up and breaking down of marketing tables
  • Assistance in various jersey auctions throughout the season
  • Assistance in various on-field presentations highlighting our corporate partners

To apply for this internship, please send a Cover Letter and Resume to Scott Steckly at ssteckly@tbonesbaseball.com 

Group Tickets Coordinator- Internship (unpaid)- Summer
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
 

  • Assist in client database management; e-mail marketing campaigns, various ticket sales drives
  • Assist with renewal of groups – suites, decks, group tickets, and more
  • Work T-Bones home games
  • Coordinate preparation and execution for specific game day programs, including: baseball buddies, first pitch ceremonies, performances on the field, color guard, scout nights, and more
  • Assist in set-up and preparation of group areas for game days
  • Assist in creating/designing various promotional materials 
  • Conduct marketing research on various other teams/leagues 
  • Assistance with Event Management – T-Bones Games/High School Games/Tournaments, College Games, and ballpark rentals - night and evening work may be required
  • Answer incoming telephone calls, emails, and assists fans visiting the Ticket Office
  • Answer incoming telephone call from the groups’ line; assist in booking group outings such as suites, party decks, etc.
  • Use TicketReturn to sell single game tickets, season ticket plans, group tickets, and receive payments for all transactions
  • Use Score CRM to make sales contracts for any and all group ticket sales transactions.
  • Assist department with all projects that arise, varying in nature from mailings to game day and special events to data entry
  • Communicate team schedules, routine questions such as game day questions, upcoming promotions, and other season ticket holder benefit information as needed through email, mail and phone
  • Requirements: Proficient in Microsoft Office. Photoshop skills are a plus.

To apply for this internship, please send a Cover Letter and Resume to Nick Restivo at nrestivo@tbonesbaseball.com 

Grounds Crew/Turf Management- Internship (paid)- Summer
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assist in daily aspects of the grounds operation including Pre/Post Game Work
  • Specific duties shall include, but not be limited to:
  • Clay work including infield skin, mounds, home plates, and warning track
  • Turf work including fertilizer and pesticide application, mowing and edging
  • All cultural practices- mowing, aerification, irrigation, topdressing, slicing
  • Basic Equipment Maintenance
  • Irrigation scheduling and repair
  • Tarp handling and weather situations
  • Use of a push mower, weed eater, and blower to maintain the berms
  • Facilitate set up for baseball and non-baseball related events on the field
  • Monitor and maintain an inventory of supplies
  • Upkeep of dugouts, tunnel, and trash

Qualifications

  • Enrolled in college or have a college degree
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Excellent work ethic, available to work long flexible hours including holidays, weekends, and evenings based on needs of business
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced environment, handle multiple projects and meet deadlines

To apply for this internship, please send a Cover Letter and Resume to Nate Miller at nmiller@tbonesbaseball.com 

Media Relations Coordinator – Internship  (unpaid) - Summer
Media Relations Coordinator responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assist with designing and preparing daily game notes
  • Assist with designing and updating media guide
  • Assist with updating Website and social media sites
  • Write daily game stories and other features for Website
  • Assist with media requests, including gathering photos and stats, preparing credentials, etc.
  • Assist with maintaining Media Relations files
  • Contact news outlets nightly with game scores
  • Conduct interviews with players, coaches and front-office personnel for written and video stories
  • Requirements: Proficient in Microsoft Office. Experience with CMS web systems. Video editing skills are a plus. Access to a laptop computer is a must.

To apply for this internship, please send a cover Letter, resume and writing samples to Dan Vaughan: dvaughan@tbonesbaseball.com. (PLEASE NOTE: Due to the nature of this internship and the large volume of resumes received, students who include writing clips will be given first consideration.)

 

Merchandise Coordinator- Internship (unpaid)- Summer
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Manage daily Meat Locker Team Store operations; receiving and processing inventory, emails, fans visiting the Meat Locker Team Store
  • Assist in the merchandise ordering process; including design 
  • Support in floor plan layout and merchandising products
  • Coordinate special offers and promotions; including: Second Inning Sizzle, theme night merchandise, and more
  • Aid department in various projects as they arise, including: phone an email orders, game day and special events, and inventory
  • Communicate effectively with full-time staff and seasonal staff as required
  • Requirements: Proficient in Microsoft Office

To apply for this internship, please send a Cover Letter and Resume to Nick Restivo at nrestivo@tbonesbaseball.com 

Promotions/Marketing – Internship (unpaid) - Summer
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Implement overall promotional schedule, giveaways, etc.
  • Assist in organizing special game day events (ex: 1st pitches, theme nights, special celebrity guest appearances, National Anthem performers, pre-game/post-game concerts, events, etc.)
  • Promote the team at numerous events throughout the Metro area
  • Assist in player appearances and Sizzle (mascot) appearances
  • Select and instruct contestants for in-between inning promotions occurring on the field
  • Help create and implement new promotional ideas for the baseball club
  • Assist the Director of Promotions with all other general office duties

Please email a PDF version of your resume and cover letter to Morgan Kolenda at mkolenda@tbonesbaseball.com

Social Media/Public Relations—Internship (unpaid) - Summer
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting in updating the T-Bones four social media outlets (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Snapchat) in a timely, consistent manner, during the entire season
  • Updating the Twitter with play by plays during ALL games, whether home or away.
  • Create promotional graphics and end of game score graphics to place on social media outlets
  • Assist with gathering stats and other baseball related information for the Director of Media Relations
  • Must have a familiarity with baseball terminology
  • Must be skilled in the following programs: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, and Adobe Illustrator
  • Must own a personal laptop

Please email a PDF version of your resume and cover letter to Morgan Kolenda at mkolenda@tbonesbaseball.com

Stadium Operations- Internship (unpaid)- Summer
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assist day to day in the Stadium Operations Department.
  • Facilitate set up for baseball and non-baseball related events at the stadium.
  • Work closely with the Director of Stadium Operations in stadium upkeep and maintenance
  • Accommodate outside clients and vendors in a professional manner
  • Provide exceptional customer service to our fans
  • Monitor and maintain an inventory of supplies
  • Support in community relations events involving the organization including: community/promotional events, mascot appearances, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned by management

Qualifications

  • Enrolled in college or have a college degree.
  • Excellent work ethic, available to work flexible hours including holidays, weekends and evenings based on needs of business.
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced environment, handle multiple projects and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication with the ability to communicate effectively through a variety of channels.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Ability to work in a team setting while maintaining a positive attitude.
  • Ability to follow a work schedule developed by the Kansas City T-Bones.

To apply for this internship, please send a Cover Letter and Resume to Kyle Disney at kdisney@tbonesbaseball.com  

Ticket Operations Coordinator – Internship (unpaid) - Summer
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Support daily Box Office operations; answer incoming telephone calls, mail, emails, and fans visiting the Box Office 
  • Manage execution of special programs, including: Donation Requests, Host Families, Reading Program, Kid’s Club, and more
  • Service fulfillment of Season Ticket and Flex Plan benefits
  • Oversee follow up of ticket initiatives, including: Groupon, Flash Sales, and more
  • Coordinate special events per agreements within special programs
  • Aid department in various projects as they arise, including: mailings, game day and special events, and data entry
  • Communicate effectively with full-time staff and seasonal staff as required
  • Assist in creation of promotional materials as needed
  • Requirements: Proficient in Microsoft Office

To apply for this internship, please send a Cover Letter and Resume to Nick Restivo at nrestivo@tbonesbaseball.com