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2018-19 Internship Opportunities

Marketing Assistant Internship: 2018-19 Season (filled)

This advertising and marketing position will be a paid internship that will split their time working on arena events and Fargo Force games. The marketing assistant will be responsible for driving customer engagement and advocacy in support of new business and customer retention and growth. This role works closely with all levels within the organization to drive customer satisfaction and strengthen the affinity of our brand and products. This position requires a good eye for content and an understanding of what fosters engagement with customers. Content includes, print, social, website content, and digital media platforms. The ideal candidate must be able to build a plan around our social strategy and manage development form working with internal stakeholders to understand marketing needs and gathering internal approvals. Responsibilities also include, administration of our social media, content/imagery Fargo Force and Scheels Arena marketing, and management reporting.

Graphic Design Internship: 2018-19 Season (filled)

The Fargo Force hockey team is currently looking for a self-motivated student or recent graduate looking for experience in the graphic design field. The Fargo Force offers students pursuing a graphic design degree the opportunity to supplement coursework with meaningful, practical experience. As an intern, you will make contributions to the team in a fast paced stimulating environment in the sports industry and will contribute to the creative side of the team by completing specific job tasks pertaining to graphic design. You will interact with multiple co-workers during office hours.

Remit your cover letter and resume to:

Scheels Arena/Fargo Force
Attn: Internships
5225 31st  Ave. South
Fargo, ND 58104

Or email to: fans@fargoforce.com

Special Events & Game Day Operations Internship: 2018-19 Season (filled)

The Special Events and Game Day Operations intern would be responsible in helping all marketing efforts and game day operations of the Fargo Force hockey team for the 2018-19 season. The internship will provide those who desire a career in sports and entertainment with an opportunity to learn the business and event management side of sports while gaining valuable career experience, building a portfolio and enjoying networking opportunities in the process. The ideal candidate will possess a strong desire to work in the sports industry as well as outstanding communication skills.

Ticket Account Executive Internship: 2018-19 Season

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Remit your cover letter and resume to:

Scheels Arena/Fargo Force
Attn: Internships
5225 31st  Ave. South
Fargo, ND 58104

Or email to: fans@fargoforce.com

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NCAA Events Internship (Filled)

The NCAA events intern is a critical position to the operation of any NCAA event held at Scheels Arena, especially the 

2019 NCAA West Regional Hockey tournament. The accurate planning and coordination of these events is crucial to ensuring a promoter or client’s event runs smoothly thus establishing the arena as a venue they will consider utilizing for future events. The NCAA events intern will work directly with the VP of Events & Marketing to ensure the efficient  operation of all NCAA events at Scheels Arena, including but not limited to the 2019 NCAA West Regional Hockey tournament. The ideal candidate will possess a strong desire for exposure to multiple facets of operating sporting and entertainment events as well as have a strong commitment to learning. 

Facility Manager Internship

The successful candidate will learn and be responsible for all aspects of facility building maintenance and ice production operations including building conversion, ice maintenance, flooding, refrigeration plant operation, janitorial and building maintenance duties, scheduling, supervising and training of part time staff, ordering supplies & equipment, and following budgets & costs.  This is a hands-on intern management role – actively involved in day-to-day operations.  This position is a key member of the facility management team.

Scheels Arena/Fargo Force
Attn: Internships
5225 31st  Ave. South
Fargo, ND 58104

Or email to: fans@fargoforce.com