Little League International offers a semester-long internship program in a variety of different areas for college students to gain invaluable experience each year. Positions are available in both the spring and summer semester and are available in a variety of different areas of expertise.
All of Little League International’s internship positions are 35-hour/week, full-time/paid positions ($8/hour), and based in Williamsport and typically run for 12 to 15 weeks. Positions vary based on time of year and availability, and interested students are encouraged to contact internships@LittleLeague.org to inquire about open positions. In addition, housing opportunities may be available. Interns looking to work during the Summer Semester must be available to work during the month of August for the Little League Baseball World Series. Many of Little League’s previous interns have gone on to careers in Major League Baseball, College Athletic Programs, and more. Internships may also be taken for college credit.
Little League International works with colleges/universities to partner in this effort for semester-long interns. Little League International is committed to providing a welcoming atmosphere where committed students can get a hands-on, real world, practical experience in a variety of different fields at one of the world’s largest and most revered sporting events. All individuals/student placement is contingent on criminal background check.
Reporting to the Director of Digital Media, successful candidates will aid in executing Little League’s overall digital strategy with an emphasis on enterprise social media. Position may also include maintaining websites, producing videos, and more.
Reporting to Little League’s Graphic Designers, successful candidates will assist in design projects, social media graphics, print shop projects, administrative tasks, and other daily tasks as assigned.
Reporting to the Senior Director of Marketing, successful candidates will aid in managing day-to-day client relations with Little League’s national partners with a heavy emphasis on event activation management, while assisting with corporate brand strategy.
Reporting to the Director of Media Relations, successful candidates will assist in writing projects, research projects, media relations, administrative tasks, and other daily tasks as assigned.
Reporting to the Retail Store and Customer Service Manager, successful candidates will aid with customer service, product displays, merchandising, scheduling, and inventory control to help maximize retail sales, revenues and operational efficiencies while assuring a quality fan and customer experience.
Reporting to the Director of Digital Media, successful candidates will assist the digital media team responsible for executing Little League’s video highlights management efforts leading up to and supporting the various 2019 Little League® World Series events.
Successful applicants will report to the Multimedia Producer/Editor and assist the digital media team responsible for executing Little League’s video efforts leading up to and supporting the various Little League World Series events.
Reporting to the Senior Manager of Digital Media, successful candidates will assist in maintaining and updating content on all of Little League’s web platforms, as well as assist in newsletter and email creation.
Successful candidates will assist Landscaper to coordinate and perform daily tasks, assist in caring for lawns and shrubs, mowing, pruning, trimming, planting, installation and other general landscaping functions.
The Sports Turf intern will be exposed to all aspects of the field maintenance operation including: field preparations, fertilization, irrigation maintenance, sod work, and more.
Little League International hopes that this opportunity will provide a higher education institute the ability to enhance their curriculum and offer students with a hands-on experience at an international sporting event in support of a non-profit organization.
All applicants for this paid opportunity must meet the following basic criteria to be considered:
- Have completed a minimum of two years at an accredited 4-year college degree program or have completed at least 1 year of post-graduate education
- Excellent academic standing
- Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
- Proficiency with MS Office
- Submit a complete resume with cover letter and at least three references
Little League International is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Little League International’s Marketing and Communications staff is available to answer any questions, as well as visit college and universities to present these opportunities, participate in any classroom activities, and present the benefits of interning with Little League International.