SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
The Norwich Sea Unicorns, a member of the Futures Collegiate Baseball League, are currently seeking interns for the 2023 baseball season. The internship will start in mid-May and conclude in mid-August. This unique internship experience will cover all aspects of Baseball and Front Office Operations for a Summer Collegiate Baseball organization. Candidates will gain valuable hands-on experience in a professional baseball setting, while at the same time having a ton of fun! In addition, the Sea Unicorns will provide valuable additional experiences including (but not limited to): guest speakers, trips to observe best practices in other markets, classroom training sessions, and more!
About The Sea Unicorns: The Norwich Sea Unicorns are a Summer Collegiate Baseball Club and are a member of the prestigious Futures Collegiate Baseball League and play a 64 game schedule (32 home games, 32 away games). The Sea Unicorns provide affordable family entertainment for fans throughout southeastern Connecticut. 2023 will mark the third season (12th overall for the organization) for the Norwich Sea Unicorns at Dodd Stadium in Norwich, Connecticut. The Sea Unicorns are seeking intern candidates that will help to continue the growth of the organization both in the stadium and in the community. In addition to Norwich Sea Unicorns games, the Mystic Schooners of the New England Collegiate Baseball League will play 22 home games at Dodd Stadium during this same time span. Prior to both teams seasons, the Northeast Conference Baseball Championships may also be played at Dodd Stadium, providing the interns with plenty of hours to hone their craft.
Mission Statement: Our mission is to create long-lasting partnerships by consistently providing superior personalized service to every fan, client, sponsor, and individual involved with our organization. We strive to be an integral part of the community by offering the most fan friendly and affordable family entertainment in the region.
Hours/Dates: Sea Unicorns 2023 Internship positions will start on or about May 15, 2023 and finish on or about August 15, 2023. Interns will average about 30 hours per week based on the Sea Unicorns game schedule each week. Interns will have the opportunity to work during the Northeast Conference Baseball Tournament as well as Mystic Schooners games in addition to Norwich Sea Unicorns games during this time period.
Program Overview: Interns are treated as an extension of the front office. They will be able to learn all aspects of Summer Collegiate/Professional Baseball, while working closely with the front office staff in the following areas:
- Public/Community Relations
- Marketing & Promotions
- Ticket Operations & Sales
- Food & Beverage Operations
- Media Relations/Internet Stream
- Stadium Operations & Turf Management
- Other areas as desired to fit your needs!
- A desire to explore a career in the sports industry
- The drive to make this internship your TOP priority during the summer.
- Interns MUST be available to work for the duration of the internship program.
- The ability to work as part of a team
- Strong customer service skills
- Have Fun!
Qualified candidates who receive the opportunity to intern with the Norwich Sea Unicorns, are expected to represent the Sea Unicorns in a professional manner at all times and provide superior customer service to our outstanding fans and clients.
How To Apply: Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and three (3) references to:
Lee Walter, Sea Unicorns Internship Program, 14 Stott Avenue, Norwich, CT 06360
email to [email protected]