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USTA US Open Event Operations Team Member (Seasonal) in Flushing, New York

Overview

It takes the most talented people to put on the world’s greatest tennis event. The US Open Tennis Championships are the highest-attended annual sporting event in the world. Each year, for three weeks in the late summer, the US Open is the focus of the sports & entertainment universe. Passionate fans from around the world come to NYC to witness the toughest tennis on the game’s biggest stage. With more than 720,000 visitors, 100 million television viewers in the U.S. and 64 million online visitors, why not come and enjoy the thrill and excitement of working with our team?

We are seekingEvent Operationsteam members who play an essential role in the US Open experience. In this role, you will maintain a positive, outgoing demeanor adhering to the core expectations of our guest services team at all times.

Responsibilities

  • Setup and breakdown of all NTC Events, Including US Open

  • Setup of all office locations, restaurants, picnic areas throughout the NTC

  • Distribute daily US Open promotional giveaways and clean up

  • Monitor and maintain sufficient inventory levels of all usable event equipment

  • Assemble and distribute furniture, fixtures and equipment as needed in timely fashion

  • Assist with distribution and install of TV’s throughout grounds for US Open

  • Maintain clean and safe storage and front of house event spaces at all times

  • Ensure all equipment is returned to designated spaces neatly upon conclusion of events

  • All other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Basic proficiency in computers and ability to learn the inventory management software

  • Ability to lift 50lbs+

  • Must have prior customer service experience

  • Demonstrate professional appearance by adhering to company uniform guidelines

  • Arrive on time for each shift and be able to work long hours as needed

  • Maintain a positive attitude and represent the core values of the USTA at all times

  • Must be available to work the full duration of the 2020 US Open (August 3-Sept 13)

  • Available to work nights, weekends and holidays as needed

  • Must be able to work outside for long periods of time in various weather conditions

  • Excellent communication, written and verbal skills

  • Thorough understanding of written and spoken English

  • Demonstrated ability working in a fast-paced, high stress environment

  • Must be capable of standing and walking continuously for extended periods of time

Valid Driver’s License and Forklift Operator experience preferred

Posted Date4 days ago(4/8/2021 12:22 PM)

ID2021-3504

CategoryOther

LocationUS-NY-Flushing

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