Ballpark Event Operations Crew

Ballpark Operations Seattle, Washington


Primary Objective: Participate in the set-up, execution, and breakdown of baseball and non-baseball events at the ballpark. Set an example of the Mariners Way, ensuring exceptional experiences for all guests and employees.  

Essential Functions:  
  • Support gameday functions including but not limited to ballpark preparations, marketing and corporate business activities, promotion distribution and Ballpark Operations support.  
  • Responsible for the physical set up and breakdown of warning track cover, tables, chairs, and other equipment for meetings and special events.  
  • Execute projects, and room and event space set-up with accuracy and efficiency.  
  • Work closely with Front Office departments and employees to achieve goals and provide assistance.  
  • Work closely with clients and third party vendors with professionalism and exceptional service.  
  • Handle sensitive material, valuable goods and fragile objects with care and professionalism.  
  • Practice safe and responsible behavior at all times and contribute to a positive work environment.  
  • Stand and/or walk for the duration of a baseball game or scheduled event in order to complete assignments.  
  • Safely lift and/or move boxes, equipment, or other items up to 50 lbs. as needed.  
  • Exemplify the Mariners Way to guests and other employees.  
  • Support all Mariners’ initiatives and follow all policies and procedures.  
Education and Experience:  
  • High school diploma or GED preferred. Equivalent, relevant work experience may be considered in lieu of formal education if approved by management.  
Competencies, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA’s):  
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal or written instructions.  
  • Strong customer focus; take action that contributes to exceptional experiences for guests.  
  • Excellent interpersonal communication; verbal and nonverbal communication is clear, respectful, and appropriate for the audience.  
  • Must be dependable and reliable to report to work on-time when scheduled and work in assigned section independently.  
  • Excellent teamwork; collaborate and communicate with others professionally and positively.  
Physical Activities and Working Conditions (for the Essential Functions):  
  • Outdoor work environment, subject to fluctuation in temperatures, exposure to the sun and elements.  
  • Must be available to work a variety of shifts including days, evenings, weekends, and holidays.  
  • Must be available for large scale events throughout the calendar year that require full staffing levels including concerts and all Saturday home games.  
  • Able to perform the following physical tasks: bend, squat, kneel, twist, climb flights of stairs, walk on uneven ground, walk/run up and down ramps, walk and stand for extended periods of time, which may exceed the duration of a baseball game or event.  
  • Must be able to lift up to 25 lbs. on a regular and continuing basis and lift up to 50lbs on an occasional basis.