December 20, 2017 - Pacific Coast League (PCL) - Nashville Sounds
NASHVILLE - The Nashville Sounds Baseball Club will host two job fairs at First Tennessee Park in preparation for the 2018 season. The team is seeking outgoing, energetic and fan-friendly individuals to become part of the game-day staff for 70 home games and other outside events.
The Sounds and Centerplate, the team's food and beverage provider, will combine to hire between 250-300 part-time employees to operate First Tennessee Park during the upcoming season.
Positions to be hired include fan hosts, ticket scanners, bag check, cashiers, parking attendants, kid zone attendants, grounds crew, bat boys (ages 16-19) and cleaning staff. In addition, Centerplate positions include concessions, cooks, servers, cashiers and attendants.
"The fan experience starts with arriving at the ballpark and being greeted by a smiling, energetic employee at First Tennessee Park," said Sounds General Manager Adam Nuse. "The job fairs we host are vital to rounding out our staff with extraordinary individuals that build a team to provide the best customer service possible."
WHO: Nashville Sounds Baseball Club and Centerplate
WHAT: 2018 Seasonal Employee Job Fair
WHEN: Saturday, January 6 from noon to 2:00 p.m. and Wednesday, January 10 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
WHERE: First Tennessee Park - Club Level. Attendees should enter through the glass Club Entrance doors adjacent to the ticket office on Junior Gilliam Way.
All positions offer flexible hours and schedules, shifts ranging from four to six hours in length, and hourly wages varying by position.
Interested applicants should come prepared to interview with a Sounds or Centerplate staff member and should bring two forms of government issued identification (one with a picture).
The 2018 season will be the Sounds' 41st in franchise history and fourth as the Oakland Athletics' top affiliate. Opening Day is set for Thursday, April 5 when the Sounds travel to New Orleans. Opening Night at First Tennessee Park is scheduled for Tuesday, April 10 when the Sounds host the Iowa Cubs at 6:35 p.m. Season ticket memberships are available now by calling (615) 690-4487 or by visiting www.nashvillesounds.com.