Hartford, Conn- The Hartford Yard Goats Baseball Club, the Double-A Eastern League affiliate of the Colorado Rockies, announced it will be holding a job fair at the Wilson-Gray YMCA Youth & Family Center (444 Albany Ave, Hartford) on Saturday, February 11th from 9:00 AM until 1:00 PM. Free parking will be available in nearby lots. The Yard Goats are seeking applicants to fill a wide range of game day positions and looking for upbeat, fan-friendly individuals to help make the first season in Hartford a huge success.
Personnel from both the Yard Goats and their food and beverage provider, Professional Sports Catering, will be on hand to speak with, and receive applications from, all job-seekers. Combined, the two organizations will staff an average of 300 positions each year that include: ushers, ticket takers, box office personnel, merchandising, housekeeping, grounds crew, concessions, kitchen personnel, and catering. Representatives from LAZ Parking, Dunkin' Donuts, and the Hartford Police Department will be on site as well to talk with job seekers for roles in their respective organizations.
"We are looking for individuals that would like to join us in helping enhance the fan experience with outstanding customer service at Dunkin' Donuts Park," Yard Goats General Manager Tim Restall said. "There is so much excitement with baseball moving downtown and we can't wait to get our new employees ready for our home opener on April 13th."
The Hartford Yard Goats will play their home opener on Thursday, April 13th (7:05 PM) at Dunkin' Donuts Park against the New Hampshire Fisher Cats (Toronto Blue Jays affiliate). Season tickets, ticket packages, and luxury suites are now on sale by calling the box office at 860-246-4628.