Atlanta Braves
  • Trainee Program - Ticket Operations
  • 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 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 the rapid and accurate completion of processing, printing and mailing/shipping in-house, season, group, online package, Student Achiever, Kids Club, and Smart Circle ticket orders.
  • Serve as liaison between Client Services department and Ticket Office with ticketing issues that may arise throughout the day, as well as in the lobby during events.
  • Assist with all aspects of financial reporting within the department.
  • Respond to telephone and e-mail requests regarding tickets from all staff in a professional and timely manner.
  • Serve as window seller and will call attendant during games when needed.
  • Assist with off-site ticket selling events (i.e.: Turner Broadcasting employee sale, etc.)
  • Process and ship ticket orders using UPS machine.
  • Contribute as a team member to the overall success of the Atlanta Braves Ticket Operations Department.

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

  • Experience with Archtics and Ticketmaster ticketing systems, Access Manager (FanTM) barcoding system.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs.
  • Ability to work extended or irregular hours, including nights, weekends and holidays.
  • Must be comfortable interacting with the general public and co-workers in a fast-paced atmosphere.

The Atlanta Braves are an Equal Opportunity Employer

This position has been closed and is no longer available.
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