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Employment Opportunities

Are you looking for fun, memorable, and enjoyable work in sports and entertainment? Are you a people person? No matter your age, the Hens, Walleye, AVI Food Service, and ASM Global offer fun and flexible positions for their team members. If you enjoy bringing smiles to faces of fans and guests, you’ll fit right in! Our organizations hire all age groups with no experience required.

The Toledo Mud Hens and Toledo Walleye are here to provide world-class family sports entertainment in premier settings. Our teams are committed to present an ever-evolving series of experiences to keep fans engaged and deliver an exceptional entertainment value. Full time, part time, gameday, and internship opportunities are available.

Current Opportunities

About Us

The Toledo Mud Hens are a Minor League Baseball team located in Toledo, Ohio. The Mud Hens play in the International League and are affiliated with the Detroit Tigers franchise of Major League Baseball, based about 50 miles (80 km) north of Toledo. They play their home games at Fifth Third Field.

The Toledo Walleye are a minor league hockey team located in Toledo, Ohio. The Walleye play in the ECHL and are affiliated with the Detroit Red Wings franchise of the National Hockey League, based about 50 miles (80 km) north of Toledo. They play their home games at the Huntington Center.

The Toledo Mud Hens and Walleye are not only a great entertainment venue, but also a great source of pride for our region and especially our fans. We take pride in serving our community and helping to create fond memories for our fans.

Job Summary

The Toledo Mud Hens and Walleye are searching for a high energy and motivated Event & Fan Entertainment Coordinator to join our team.

The primary function of this role is to manage and execute the gameday presentation at Mud Hens and Walleye games, events and entertainment in Hensville Park, and non-gameday programming at Fifth Third Field and Huntington Center. This role is an integral piece of the fan experience, and the ideal candidate will have high energy and a desire to bring joy to others.

Responsibilities

  • Plan, coordinate and execute all in game promotions and special events for the Mud Hens and Walleye.
  • Administer gameday entertainment such as music, cheers, video boards, ribbon boards, and pregame/postgame entertainment.
  • Train and supervise promotions staff to work effectively in their respective roles.
  • Continuously look for areas where fan experience, excitement and fan can be enhanced.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications/Skills

  • Impeccable communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization.
  • Must be detail-oriented and highly organized, have the ability to carry out detailed written/oral/diagram form instructions.
  • Strong aptitude for working in a fast-paced environment with the ability to execute a number of tasks at the same time and working well under pressure.
  • Must be able to work nights, weekends, and holidays.
  • Stand/sit/walk for long periods of time.
  • Ability to lift/push/pull 50 lbs.
  • Events experience preferred.
  • Bachelor’s degree in sports management, hospitality, communications, or related field.

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The sports and entertainment industry is a great place to make a career. If you like new challenges and like to stretch your capabilities in a vibrant and growing industry, we have the opportunity for you.

The Mud Hens, Walleye, Hensville and AVI Food & Leisure offer a variety of different employment and internship opportunities. The Hens internship program originated in 1990 and has worked with colleges and universities across the country developing students into future leaders for all Major League and Minor League sports teams. Our internship program graduates can be found across all the country! The current Hens and Walleye leadership team all started as college interns in the early 90’s and now lead one of the most successful sports and entertainment organizations in the industry.

Part time, seasonal and even year-round hours are flexible to support the demand of your college studies. Some local college and university students work for the Hens, Walleye and Hensville year-round and for all four or five years at school.

We offer internships across the entire organization, so give some thought to where your interest lies. Ticket Sales, Corporate Sales, Fanwear Retail Sales, Fan Services, Marketing, Graphic Design, Ballpark Operations, Communications, Social Media, Entertainment and Promotions, Swamp Squad and Pond Patrol, Food and Beverage Service, Accounting and Human Resources.

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Do you enjoy or play sports? Have you ever considered a career in sports? Many colleges and universities now offer a sports marketing and management degree. Get a head start with your hometown teams! The sports industry is a great place to make a fun and vibrant career. Test the water as a high school student – if you think you would like new challenges and to stretch your capabilities in a vibrant and growing industry, we have the opportunity for you.

Part-time, seasonal and even year-round hours are flexible to support the demand of your high school studies. Some local high school students work for the Hens, Walleye and Hensville year-round and for all four years in high school.

The Mud Hens, Walleye, Hensville and AVI Food & Leisure offer a variety of different employment and internship opportunities. The Hens college internship program originated in 1990 and has worked with colleges and universities across the country developing students into future leaders for all Major League and Minor League sports teams. Our internship program graduates can be found across all the country! The current Hens and Walleye leadership team all started as college interns in the early 90’s and now lead one of the most successful sports and entertainment organizations in the industry.

We offer employment and internships across the entire organization, so give some thought to where your interest lies. Ticket Sales, Fanwear Retail Sales, Fan Services, Graphic Design, Ballpark Operations, Social Media, Entertainment and Promotions, Swamp Squad and Pond Patrol, Food and Beverage Service.

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Do you enjoy sports and entertainment? Have you ever considered a second career… in sports and entertainment? Then we have the place for you! The sports industry is fun and vibrant – never a dull moment, so if you’d like to join your hometown team, we have the opportunity for you.

Are you retired but young at heart and want to share your lifelong wisdom with the next generation?

The Mud Hens, Walleye, Hensville and AVI Food & Leisure offer a variety of different employment and internship opportunities. Part- time, seasonal and even year-round hours are flexible to support your active lifestyle. Some team members, seniors and retirees have worked for the Hens and Walleye for over 20 years!

We offer internships across the entire organization, so give some thought to where your interest lies. Ticket Sales, Fanwear Retail Sales, Fan Services, Ballpark Operations, Social Media, Promotions, Swamp Squad and Pond Patrol, Food and Beverage Service.

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Join the fundraising team at Fifth Third Field to meet your organization's financial goals. Our program is an exciting way to raise funds for your organization's cause. If your non-profit group consists of energetic and enthusiastic people who enjoy working with the public and meeting new people, you should be part of our concessions team.

Click to apply, or visit the Group Fundraising Opportunities page for more info.

NOW HIRING SERVERS AND BARTENDERS

Join the team at Holy Toledo! Tavern or Fleetwood's Tap Room. Located in the Hensville entertainment district, these restaurants provide excellent opportunities for qualified individuals looking to gain experience in a fast paced and exciting work environment.

Under the general supervision of the General Manager, servers provide positively outrageous guest service to patrons at the restaurants at all times. They will assist with opening, inventory management, responsible for taking and fulfilling guest orders and cleanup at closing. As one of the front-line guest service employees, servers and bartenders must be professional, helpful, and enthusiastic to excel at this job.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Accurate and quick service for all guests
  • Ensure that the guest's menu is properly served at the designated time
  • Follow policies and procedures set forth by PCS, as well as, guidelines set by the Health Department

HIRING PROCESS

Please email your resume to Jim Pearce at [email protected] No phone calls, please. Qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Equal Opportunity

The Mud Hens organization is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.