Employment Opportunities

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The Somerset Patriots are looking for some great people for the following positions:
 
 
 
SPONSORSHIP SALES MANAGER
 The Somerset Patriots of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball are seeking a sales executive to generate revenue through corporate sponsorship sales.
 
Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:
  • On going solicitation of corporations and organizations to secure sponsorship partnerships
  • Manage assigned business accounts to maximize potential revenue
  • Service, maintain, and renew accounts from year to year
  • Develop new and creative ways to market the Patriots
  • Provide inside support for the sponsorship sales department
  • Work and perform assigned event night duties
  • Be available to work non-Patriots events at the ballpark as assigned
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum of 2 years of outside sales experience (business to business sales, preferably in professional or collegiate sports)
  • One full season of experience working in professional sports is highly preferred
  • Ability to solicit new business on an on going basis through cold calling and face to face appointments
  • Ability to create professional sales proposals
  • Ability to execute presentations on a sales call
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong leadership, organizational and computer skills
  • A flexible work schedule including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Knowledge of and experience with promotional sales, corporate sponsorship, advertising & special events
Salary is commensurate with experience and includes a base salary plus commissions.  401 K Plan and Health Benefits are also available. 
 
Please be sure to attach Resumes and Cover Letters when Applying.  
 
No Phone Calls Please
 
 

ASSISTANT CLUBHOUSE MANAGER

 
The Somerset Patriots of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball are looking for a highly motivated, upbeat, and hard working individual to fill the position of VISITING Clubhouse Manager for the 2019 season.  This is your chance to be part of one of the most successful Teams in the Atlantic League, both on the field and off the field. 
 
The VISITING Clubhouse Manager for the Somerset Patriots will work directly with the Vice President of Operations and the Head Clubhouse Manager.  The VISITING Clubhouse Manager will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operation of the Visitor’s Clubhouse and the Umpires Locker Room. This is a seasonal position, running from April 20th through the end of the Somerset Patriots season.
 
Duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Laundering Uniforms
  • Laying out food spreads for players, including snacks, post batting practice food and post game meals
  • Preparing food for coaches and umpires
  • Assisting with managing the batboy program
  • Cleaning, organizing, and maintaining an orderly clubhouse
  • Assisting the Trainer, Coaches, and Players in daily activities
Requirements:
  • Must be willing and able to work long hours, including early mornings, late nights, weekends, and holidays
  • Must be available for all Somerset Patriots Home Games 
  • Must be able to finish tasks in a timely and efficient manner
  • Must be able to operate successfully in a fast paced professional sports environment
  • Candidates must be able to interact professionally with Front Office Members, Players, Coaches, and Umpires
  • Candidates must have housing and transportation available to them at their own expense
  • Previous Club House experience in an Assistant Manager or College Equipment Manager role is a plus
  • If you are applying and are currently in College, you must have a flexible class schedules and must be able to balance working games and class schedules in April and September
Compensation: $90 Per Game or Event Day Worked.  Additional compensation can also be earned through tips from Players, Coaches, and the Clubhouse Manager for exceptional service.
Please be sure to attach Resumes and Cover Letters when Applying.  
 
No Phone Calls Please

 


 

SEASONAL POSITIONS
If you would like to work for the Somerset Patriots this season as an usher, ticket taker, customer service representative, Fun Zone staffer, or other game day roles, Click Here For An Application!
 

COMMUNITY MASCOT

The Somerset Patriots are looking for a creative, energetic and talented performer to fill the role of a community mascot. The performer’s responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
 
  • Representing the Patriots in the community at various off site functions.
  • Picking up and returning mascot suit for each appearance
  • Taking care of mascot suit while in possession
  • Must have own method of transportation to and from community appearances
  • Flexible schedule that includes nights and weekends
  • Other duties as assigned by Patriots management
 
Applicants should possess:
  • Strong interpersonal skills, especially with children
  • Be self-motivated, creative and able to perform in front of large crowds
  • Previous experience as a mascot or performer preferred but not required
  • Very reliable
  • Physically fit
 
 
 

SEASONAL GROUNDS CREW

 
Position:  The Somerset Patriots have seasonal positions available on the grounds crew for 2019.  Applicants should be available full time from 3/18-11/1.  The position offers a competitive salary and applicants must be available for all Patriot games and events scheduled including nights, weekends, and some holidays.  This position is designed for individuals looking to gain full season grounds experience with schedule and responsibilities similar to a head groundskeeper.  Crew members should be willing to work long hours in various weather conditions with typical game day hrs being approximately 9AM-11PM.  Applicants must be available for an in-person interview at TD Bank Ballpark.  
 
Job Description:  Assist head groundskeeper with maintaining a professional baseball field including infield dirt and mound care, edging, painting, mowing, tarp pulls, landscaping, turf maintenance, set up for batting practice / games and non-baseball events, and other duties as assigned.  Crew members will also assist with diagnosing turf issues and planning cultural practices. Preference will be given to applicants who have experience operating grounds equipment including mowers, trimmers, blowers, and utility vehicles.
 
Qualifications:
  • Positive attitude with willingness to learn and work hard in a professional environment
  • Must be 18 yrs or older and physically fit for job
  • Previous work experience in turf maintenance or related field
  • Enrollment in or completion of a turf management or related program a plus but not required
  • Must reside within reasonable commuting distance of ballpark
To Apply:  Send resume AND cover letter to Dan Purner, Head Groundskeeper at dpurner@somersetpatriots.com
 

 

 
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