Atlanta Braves
  • Trainee Program - Production
  • Atlanta, GA, USA
  • 9.50
  • Hourly
  • Trainee
  • Benefit-eligible after 60 days (medical, dental, vision).

The Atlanta Braves Trainee Program is designed for applicants who are interested in beginning a career in professional sports. Each year the program hires individuals from around the nation with diverse backgrounds, who are ambitious, intelligent and creative, to work in a department from January to November. This opportunity provides valuable experience in the day-to-day operations of a professional sports franchise. It not only gives the opportunity to work in a Front Office environment but also to build a network with those in the sports industry who can provide expert advice and possible connections for job opportunities upon completion of the program.

The Trainee Program is open to any qualified applicant who has a Bachelors or Master's degree. Trainees are expected to work at least 37.5 hours per week and may have additional game day responsibilities (depending on department assignments). The individuals who participate in this program are paid $9.50/hour, plus overtime if applicable, as well as are benefit-eligible after 60 days (medical, dental, vision).

Interested, qualified candidates may apply at www.braves.com/trainee from October 1st to October 15th each year. 

General requirements for all Trainee positions

  • College graduate, Bachelors or Masters
  • Excellent written, verbal and communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)
  • Customer service-oriented
  • Excellent executive presence
  • Ability to work long hours, weekends and holidays
  • Must complete a successful background check

 Position description includes but is not limited to:

  • Assist full-time production staff in daily technical operations of the Audio/Video Department
  • Perform production assistant duties for all production
  • Hands on training in broadcast and sports entertainment production, including live and pre-produced environments

In addition to the general requirements, the ideal candidate will possess:

  • Must be interested in sports television production, emphasis in baseball entertainment
  • College courses taken related to broadcast and television production
  • Ability to multi-task and work independently
  • Basic knowledge of video camera operation, lighting, and audio
  • Must be computer savvy, Premiere, Photoshop and After Effects preferred
  • Non-linear editing experience preferred
  • Strong work ethic and a willingness to learn
  • Strong knowledge of Baseball is required
  • Knowledge of the Atlanta Braves and team history is preferred
  • Ability to work extended or irregular hours, including nights, weekends and holidays; including all Braves home games
  • Must complete a Background check

The Atlanta Braves are an Equal Opportunity Employer




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