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Employment Opportunities

The Toledo Mud Hens and Toledo Walleye are here to provide world-class family sports entertainment in premier settings. Our teams are committed to present an ever-evolving series of experiences to keep fans engaged and deliver an exceptional entertainment value. Full time, part time, gameday, and internship opportunities are available.

Current Opportunities

Join the Toledo Mud Hens, Toledo Walleye, and Hensville! Become immersed in our culture and business operations - all while gaining hands-on experience in the sports and entertainment industry. Our internship program is designed for college students from an accredited institution pursuing a degree in Sports and Business Management, Marketing and Communications, Multimedia, Accounting, Hospitality and Tourism Management, or Entertainment and Recreation Industries.

AVAILABLE POSITIONS

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist with the supervision of the cleaning crew
  • Assist with maintenance issues and work orders
  • Assist with gameday setup
  • Daily cleaning of office and maintenance shop
  • Assist with special events
  • Assist with supervising security
  • Supervise outside contractors within the building
  • Attend meetings as scheduled
  • Assist with departmental reports
  • Conduct homestand walk throughs and take care of problems
  • Assist with nightly duties on gamedays (lock stadium, turn off all lights, turn off AD panels)
  • Assist with closing roads on gamedays and special events
  • Assist with Kids Run the Bases
  • Assist with keeping things neat and orderly
  • Assist with all other departments when necessary (School Celebration Days, Scout Sleepovers, Giveaways, etc.)
  • Create or setup anything that would better the stadium to operate more efficiently or run smoothly
  • Assisting with any other duties specified by the Toledo Mud Hens

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Interns can be expected to work up to 15-20 hours/week during a homestand, 10-15 hours/week during road trips, some holidays and weekends when there are home games
  • Business casual dress as interns are expected to work in both the office and in the ballpark
  • Office environment, hands-on

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

  • College degree or student working towards college degree (Most of our interns are college juniors or seniors who use our program for college credits in order to graduate)
  • If attending high school, student should be working towards completion of required credit hours in order to graduate
  • If working to gain more experience, applicant should have prior sales knowledge and experience. Work experience within the sporting industry is preferred, but not essential
  • Each applicants' hire is contingent upon providing a background check to the organization
  • Basic knowledge of general maintenance

APPLY HERE

POSITION SUMMARY

This is an entry-level position providing hands-on experience in retail sales and box office operations for both minor league hockey and baseball.

RESPONSIBILITIES

· Service customers, vendors, promoters, and staff in a professional manner

· Obtain general knowledge of Tickets.com and Point of Sale systems

· Service and interact with customers on a regular basis to help resolve ticketing questions and concerns through all our various communication avenues including phone and email

· Process ticket exchanges in accordance with the organization’s Exchange Policy

· Ensure guest’s needs are met by providing accurate information regarding directions, ballpark and arena information, event details, etc.

· Fulfill online sales orders

· Create displays in Team Store to showcase Walleye and Mud Hens merchandise

· Achieve sales, productivity, and incentive goals

· Assist the Managers with day-to-day operations and game day operations

· Maintain above average mystery shop scores

· Reconcile and appropriately closeout assigned workstation at end of each shift

· Assist in maintaining the organization and cleanliness of assigned area(s)

QUALIFICATIONS

· Demonstrate a strong work ethic with an innate sense of urgency and tenacity

· Ability to communicate in a polite and friendly manner with a wide variety of customers

· Comfortable with extensive guest contact in a fast-paced environment

· Possess the ability to multi-task and adjust to rapidly changing business conditions

· Able to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends and some holidays

· Strong money handling abilities

· Computer skills required: experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook)

· Ability to work well on a team and independently

· Strong creative, organizational, written, and verbal communication skills

· Maintain professional appearance and demeanor

Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.

APPLY HERE

POSITION SUMMARY

The internship provides the opportunity for hands-on experience in media relations, digital marketing and social media, as well internal, player and community relations. This position will have the opportunity to get hands-on experience in a working pressroom, assisting both broadcast teams, the working media and promotions team.

RESPONSIBILITIES

· Manage content for team websites

· Write, assemble and distribute daily game notes, stat packs, lineups, and box scores

· Write games stories for home and road games and post to team’s official website and distribute to media

· Contribute to the team’s social media efforts before, during and after games

· Support social media coordinator with team and in-game experiences during home games

· Prepare press area on game day

· Assist with coordinating pre and postgame interviews with team

· Operate DakStats baseball computer program for the in-game scoreboard and live stats (training provided)

· Edit and upload game highlights to FTP site

QUALIFICATIONS

· Strong writer

· Must understand and know how to use Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram with an enthusiasm for social media and emerging platforms

· Basic knowledge of Photoshop, InDesign and Microsoft Office

· Exceptionally organized and capable of prioritizing and handling multiple projects in a fast-paced environment

· Understanding of sports and ability to score a game

· Excellent written and verbal communication

· Ability to work the entire season (both home and away games), and nights, weekends, holidays and other nontraditional hours

Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.

APPLY HERE

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Fill water coolers and take them to the dugouts
  • Take seeds, gum, cups, and towels to the dugouts
  • Take helmets out to the dugouts
  • Collect home run and foul balls during batting practice
  • Refill water as needed
  • Collect all broken bats from batting practice
  • Must be dressed before walking on field or dugout
  • Take any additional training equipment to the dugout
  • Rub 8-9 dozen balls for the game
  • Fill bullpen bag with 10 unrubbed balls
  • Collect all broken bats and equipment from the game
  • Never give away balls to the fans, absolutely no exceptions
  • Run balls to the umpire as needed
  • Collect bats and refill them in the dugouts
  • Refill water in the dugouts as needed
  • Bring in all of the equipment from the dugout and field
  • Bring in all training equipment from dugout

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POSITION SUMMARY

The Grounds Crew position is responsible for performing field maintenance work at Fifth Third Field. Under the direction of the Grounds Department, this position will be responsible for the execution of all field and landscape maintenance tasks in order to ensure safe and pristine playing.

RESPONSIBILITIES

· Perform turf maintenance including mowing, divot repair and edging

· Maintain clay areas on plate, mound and infield

· Prepare Fifth Third Field for batting practice, games or other events

· Assist in maintaining landscape areas

· Prepare tools needed for batting practice and setting up field for the game

· Assist in dragging infield and warning track

· Repair plate and mounds

· Must be able to contribute to all infield tarp placement and removal

QUALIFICATIONS

· Excellent work ethic

· Strong sports turf interest

· Work with a positive attitude in any and all weather conditions

· Must be able to work extended hours and/or weekends

· Prior experience working on baseball fields preferred but not required

Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.

APPLY HERE

AVI Foodsystems is looking for energetic and optimistic team members to fill various roles.

Founded in 1960, AVI Foodsystems has evolved into one of the most respected and trusted food service companies in the nation. Providing comprehensive food services with a focus on the highest quality and freshest ingredients, impeccable service, and total value is the reputation we have earned and live up to every day.

OPEN POSITIONS

SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

The Toledo Mud Hens, Toledo Walleye, and Hensville have established an internship program to increase opportunities for college students to help defray the costs of school. These costs include school tuition, housing and other academic costs. One scholarship of $2,000 will be awarded each summer. Click to learn more about the scholarship program.

Join the fundraising team at Fifth Third Field to meet your organization's financial goals. Our program is an exciting way to raise funds for your organization's cause. If your non-profit group consists of energetic and enthusiastic people who enjoy working with the public and meeting new people, you should be part of our concessions team.

Click to apply, or visit the Group Fundraising Opportunities page for more info.

NOW HIRING SERVERS AND BARTENDERS

Join the team at Holy Toledo! Tavern or Fleetwood's Tap Room. Located in the Hensville entertainment district, these restaurants provide excellent opportunities for qualified individuals looking to gain experience in a fast paced and exciting work environment.

Under the general supervision of the General Manager, servers provide positively outrageous guest service to patrons at the restaurants at all times. They will assist with opening, inventory management, responsible for taking and fulfilling guest orders and cleanup at closing. As one of the front-line guest service employees, servers and bartenders must be professional, helpful, and enthusiastic to excel at this job.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Accurate and quick service for all guests
  • Ensure that the guest's menu is properly served at the designated time
  • Follow policies and procedures set forth by PCS, as well as, guidelines set by the Health Department

HIRING PROCESS

Please email your resume to Jim Pearce at [email protected] No phone calls, please. Qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Equal Opportunity

The Mud Hens organization is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.