The Omaha Storm Chasers offer a variety of part-time jobs throughout the baseball season and we are always looking for friendly, energetic, and hard working employees. As part of the Omaha Storm Chasers gameday staff, you provide an unparalleled experience for our fans every time we open up the gates. A description of each gameday position can be found below.
Once again the Storm Chasers will host Walk-In Wednesday each Wednesday from noon until 5:00pm CT beginning on January 8 and lasting through March 4. After filling out an application online, candidates may come to Werner Park during Walk-In Wednesdays for on-the-spot interviews.
A description of each gameday position can be found below.
Amusements | Bat Boy | Event Cash Manager | Fan Services | Grounds Crew | Mascots | Parking Lot Attendant | Promotions Team | SCTV Video Production | Storm Front Team Store | Ticket Seller | Ticket Taker| Ushers
Interested Spectra Food Services and Hospitality applicants must fill out a Job Application and Background Check Authorization form. Links to both can be found by clicking here.
Werner Park has many amusements areas, which include the following: Centris Family Fun Zone, Borsheims Diamond Wiffleball field, Basketball court, MoJo Speed Pitch, and Gary's Greens Miniature Golf Course. The Amusements employees are responsible for overseeing these amusements areas during Omaha Storm Chasers games. Amusements employees assist with the setup and teardown of the inflatables, operate the front desk to the Centris Family Fun Zone, handle cash and supply wristbands to customers, and work in all amusements areas to ensure the safety of the participants. Amusements employees are extremely energetic, interactive, work well with children, and are comfortable handling cash and making change. Amusements employees convey a sense of fun with enthusiasm, while at the same time, using good judgment in the areas of safety and security of participants. Amusements employees must be able to stand for long periods of time and work outside in any type of weather.
Bat Boys are responsible for retrieving bats and balls and supplying home plate umpires with baseballs throughout the course of the game. Bat Boys will also be required to help in the set-up and clean-up of dugouts, rubbing mud on game baseballs, retrieving balls during batting practice, and assisting the clubhouse managers in whatever else needs to be done before and after the game. Bat Boys are attentive, able to follow directions, have a knowledge of the rules of baseball, and have a willingness to work long hours. Bat Boys must be able to work outside in any type of weather.
The Event Cash Manager manages day to day accounting for cash and credit transactions resulting from events at Werner Park. Responsibilities include preparing cash bags/credit terminals for all events, counting and balancing cash bags after events, recording and balancing credit transactions and preparing deposits and related reports for the accounting department. At least one year of prior cash handling experience is preferred, in addition to good analytical and problem-solving skills, as well as a strong math aptitude and ability to attend to detail and process work with accuracy. The Event Cash Manager must be able and willing to work varied hours including nights, weekends and holidays, and may be exposed to extreme weather conditions during games and events.
Fan Services attendants are responsible for working the Fan Services booth during Omaha Storm Chasers games. Fan Services attendants answer questions, give directions, handle Lost & Found items, and assist fans with any issues or concerns. Fan Services attendants are highly personable, friendly, punctual, and able to solve problems quickly and effectively. Fan Services attendants are responsible for learning and retaining stadium, ticket, and promotional information during the season, and they work closely with the Promo Team. Fan Services attendants must be able to work outside in any type of weather.
The Grounds Crew is responsible for maintaining the field of play. The Grounds Crew prepares the field before the game, drags the infield during the game, and does repair work after the game. The Grounds Crew must stay alert in inclement weather, and if needed, the Grounds Crew will help pull the tarp. The Grounds Crew may be expected to assist with special events such as concerts on the field, as well as concert preparation. Grounds Crew members must be able to stand for long periods of time, work outside in any type of weather, and should be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
Omaha Storm Chasers Mascots are enthusiastic, organized, outgoing, and motivated individuals that provide top quality fun and entertainment. The responsibilities of a Mascot include: performing as one of the Omaha Storm Chasers mascots at home games, special events, or community appearances; distributing Omaha Storm Chasers promotional items (mascot cards, pocket schedules, etc.) to help increase team and brand awareness; and interacting with all fans at games and during off-site appearances. Mascots must be energetic, athletic, have a positive attitude, and have the ability to improvise and interact with fans. Mascots must also feel comfortable in front of large crowds. Mascots must be able to stand for long periods of time and work outside in any type of weather.
Parking Lot Attendants are the first employees that patrons interact with when they come to Werner Park. Parking Lot Attendants greet and assist all fans as they arrive. Parking Lot Attendants also must understand the rules and regulations of the parking lot operations. Parking Lot Attendants deliver excellent customer service to each fan and assist in keeping the parking lot area clean. Parking Attendants must be able to work outside in any type of weather, stand for long periods of time, and must be able to count and handle cash. Parking Lot Attendants are highly personable, friendly, punctual, and able to solve problems quickly and effectively.
The Promotions (Promo) Team assists with all promotions. The Promo Team is responsible for welcoming fans as they enter Werner Park and helping select and prepare contestants for participation in promotions. The Promo Team assists with the setup, execution, and breakdown of daily events and/or promotions while making sure all equipment is organized, in good condition, and stored properly after each game. Promo Team members must feel comfortable in front of large crowds, be highly personable, energetic, enthusiastic, and have a positive attitude. Promo Team members must be able to stand for long periods of time, must be able to lift or push at least 25 pounds, and must be able to work outside in any type of weather.
The Storm Chasers TV (SCTV) Video Production Team will produce video content at all home games for the videoboard and in-house closed-circuit televisions. The gameday operation will consist of up to seven cameras, a replay operator, a director, and a videoboard operator. SCTV members are punctual, enthusiastic, and familiar with cameras and production equipment. SCTV camera operators must be able to stand for long periods of time, must be able to lift up to 30 pounds, and must be able to work outside in any type of weather.
The Scoreboard employee will operate the scoreboard during the game and will record each pitch/play into DakStats Software. The Scoreboard employee must have a strong familiarity with baseball scoring and computers/technology. A familiarity with Daktronics DakStats is preferred for the Scoreboard position. Scoreboard employees are punctual, dependable, and detail oriented.
The Audio Technician is responsible for sound that is played before, during, and after Storm Chasers home games. The Audio Technician must be familiar with a standard audio mixing board, have experience in a live control room environment, and have a strong knowledge of the game of baseball. Audio Technician employees are punctual, dependable, and detail oriented.
The primary responsibility of the Storm Front Team Store Associates is greeting and assisting customers in the Storm Front Team Store. The Store Associates also assist with stocking and restocking of merchandise and are responsible for completing checkout transactions on a computerized Point of Sale system. At times, Store Associates may be asked to work independently at a remote location away from the store using a mobile Point of Sale system. Store Associates have excellent customer service skills, are detail oriented, able to identify problems and ask for assistance when necessary, and are comfortable engaging with customers as part of the sales process. They also must be knowledgeable of computers and handling money, able to stand for long periods of time, and able to lift up to 50 pounds.
Ticket Sellers are primarily responsible for the processing of single game ticket sales and distribution of Will Call tickets to patrons of Werner Park. Ticket Sellers must possess superior customer service skills to provide a positive first impression to patrons visiting Werner Park. Ticket Sellers are trained in the use of TicketReturn's computerized ticketing system. In order to provide accurate information to guests in regards to ballpark events and ticketing policies, Ticket Sellers must have strong communication skills. Ticket Sellers must possess quality money handling skills, as they process both cash and credit transactions each game day.
Ticket Takers are the first employees patrons see when they enter the gates of Werner Park. A Ticket Taker's primary responsibility is scanning tickets. While scanning tickets, Ticket Takers greet and interact with patrons entering the ballpark. Ticket Takers must be able to make quick decisions regarding customer service and any issues related to tickets. Ticket Takers are highly personable, energetic, and have strong communication skills. Ticket Takers must be able to work outside in any type of weather and stand for long periods of time.
Ushers work throughout the seating area of Werner Park and are responsible for checking tickets and directing fans to their seats. Ushers engage and interact with fans and must be able to deliver exceptional customer service. Ushers must be able to walk up and down stairs, stand for long periods of time, work outside in any type of weather, and be attentive to the safety of fans at Werner Park. Ushers are also responsible for learning and retaining stadium, ticket, and promotional information during the season. Ushers are highly personable, friendly, punctual, and able to solve problems quickly and effectively.
Spectra Food Services & Hospitality is the official concession and catering provider for the Storm Chasers and Werner Park. A variety of positions are available. Please fill out a Job Application, and Background Check Authorization form and send to Spectra Food Services & Hospitality, 12356 Ballpark Way, Papillion, NE 68046. Questions may be directed by phone at (402) 738-5121.