• Intern, Facilities

    Job Locations US-TN-Memphis
    ID
    2019-1061
    Category
    Arena Operations
    Type
    Intern Full-Time
  • Overview

    The Arena Operations Intern will assist the Vice President of Arena Operations, Sr. Director of Operations and the Project Manager in all aspects of the day-to-day operations at FedExForum. This includes assisting the Operations Manager with capital projects as well as executing miscellaneous duties for various event setups. This position will help coordinate, and ultimately manage assigned projects.

    Responsibilities

    • Provide support within the Arena Operations Department for day-to-day assistance on capital projects;
    • Help coordinate facility projects and act as a liaison to architects and contractors to provide information and assistance;
    • Develop and maintain post operational summary and correspondence as required for all special projects;
    • Develop and create capital project status reports and work closely with the Project Manager to keep projects on schedule;
    • Work with various departments within Arena Operations to gain experience on proper setups for events;
    • Work closely with various arena departments to understand their role within the organization;
    • Other duties as assigned

    Qualifications

    Essential:

    • Currently pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree from an accredited college or university or recent college graduate;
    • Effective communicator in a high pressure and dynamic work environment;
    • Possess the ability to organize, plan and prioritize daily workloads;
    • Proven ability to meet stringent deadlines through multi-tasking;
    • Ability to work as a team player and support a team environment;
    • Must be able to work at least 40 hours per week, with additional hours during season;
    • Must be able to work evenings, weekends and holidays as required;
    • Proficient in MS Office Suite

       

    Preferred:

    • Knowledge and passion of NBA Basketball.
    • Proficient in AutoCAD Suite

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