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» Community Relations Assistant- Part Time Seasonal - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)
» Community Relations Game Night Volunteer - Part Time Seasonal - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)
» Dessert Cart Attendant - Part Time - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)
» Event Beverage Technician - Part Time - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)
» Foundation Assistant - Part Time Seasonal - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)
» Foundation Event Staff - Part Time Seasonal - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)
» Hockeytown Authentics Sales Associate - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)
» Public Relations Assistant - Part Time Seasonal - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)
» Public Relations Game Night Volunteer - Part Time Seasonal - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)
» Future Notification Only - NHL and its Member Clubs (Various Locations, NA)




Sales & Marketing: Community Relations
Community Relations Assistant- Part Time Seasonal - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)

The Community Relations Assistant is a part-time position responsible for providing a wide range of support to the Detroit Red Wings community relations and public relations department during the 2014-15 season (September – Playoffs) in all areas including, but not limited to, donation requests, community events and game day PR responsibilities. The position requires an average of 20 hours per week, not to exceed 30 hours in any given week.

Key Responsibilities
• Process charitable donation requests and fan pack requests
• Package autographed items and coordinate delivery of donation items
• Respond to donation inquiries by phone and email; manage team’s donations email
• Track donation requests
• Assist Community Relations Coordinator with maintenance of donation and fan pack logs
• Log Red Wings for Reading program entry forms and send out reading fan packs to participating students
• Package goody bags for all players’ charity ticket programs for each game
• Manage multiple department email accounts and general correspondence, including incoming team fan mail
• Assist with coordinating charity in-game collections and drives
• Assist with preparations for 2014-15 community relations events, including but not limited to Breast Cancer Awareness Night, Military Appreciation Night and Wings for Wishes Night
• Assist at internal team signings, practice visits, meet and greets, and appearances when necessary
• Assist Detroit Red Wings Foundation with large-scale fundraising events

Supplemental Job Functions
• Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Collegiate experience
• Evidence of solid communication skills through verbal, written and telephonic channels
• Ability to demonstrate computer proficiency, particularly with Microsoft Word and Excel
• Experience with mail merge and sorting/editing spreadsheets
• The ability to produce material under strict deadlines with a high attention to detail
• Candidates should be a self-starter who takes initiative
• Knowledge of hockey

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Experience working in the sports and entertainment industry, particularly in hockey
• Pursuit of a degree in the fields of Public Relations, Communications, Journalism or Sports Management is preferred
• Experience in community relations and public relations
• Experience volunteering and/or working with nonprofit(s)

Working Conditions
• Irregular and extended hours including nights, weekends, and holidays
• Exposure to moderate - high noise level
• Ability to lift a minimum of 25 lbs.
• Frequent visual/auditory attention

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a colleague encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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Sales & Marketing: Community Relations
Community Relations Game Night Volunteer - Part Time Seasonal - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)

The Community Relations Game Night Volunteer is a part-time, unpaid volunteer opportunity to support the team’s community relations initiatives on game nights during the 2014-15 season (September – April).

Key Responsibilities
• Deliver goody bags for players’ charity ticket programs and take photos of their guests at each game
• Assist with in-game concourse activities, including but not limited to charity collections/drives, auctions and mystery puck draws
• Check in charity suite guests when necessary
• Take photos of in-game CR events and activities
• Assist with special guests when necessary, including Zamboni rides and goody bag deliveries
• Assist with post-game player meet and greets as needed

Supplemental Job Functions
• Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Collegiate experience
• Must be able to volunteer at majority of home games during the 2014-15 season, arriving at the Joe two hours before each home game
• Evidence of solid communication skills through verbal, written and telephonic channels
• Candidates should be a self-starter who takes initiative
• Knowledge of hockey
• Must be able to maintain professionalism when working with and around professional athletes, coaching staff and management
• Must be willing to work hard, be on time and present him/herself professionally
• Must be organized and efficient with the ability to take the initiative on a task

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Experience working in the sports and entertainment industry, particularly in hockey
• Pursuit of a degree in the fields of Public Relations, Communications, Event Management or Sports Management is preferred
• Experience in community relations and/or nonprofits

Working Conditions
• Irregular and extended hours including nights, weekends, and holidays
• Exposure to moderate - high noise level
• Ability to lift a minimum of 25 lbs.
• Frequent visual/auditory attention

Volunteers Receive
• A volunteer gift after the conclusion of the season valued at more than $150
• The chance to attend every home game during the season for free
• Free parking in the gravel lot and free dinner at every home game
• Networking opportunities with DRW colleagues in various departments
• Valuable experience on how a professional team handles media relations and community relations on game nights
• Opportunity to participate in PR writing exercises (i.e. writing press releases and advisories) to add to his/her portfolio and to get a better understanding of how a sports team promotes its events and activities. Volunteers are not required to participate in these exercises, but it is a chance for volunteers to try their hand at public relations writing if he/she is interested.

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a colleague encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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Facility Operations/Security: Food/Beverage Management
Dessert Cart Attendant - Part Time - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)

The dessert cart attendant is responsible, in conjunction with suite attendants for serving dessert to suite guests at Joe Louis Arena in accordance with Olympia Entertainment’s Guest Connect service standards and applicable operational standards.


Key Responsibilities

  • Deliver timely, accurate service in a courteous and professional manner under stressful conditions.
  • Follow job procedures and supervisor’s/chef’s/manager’s/guest’s instructions and requests.
  • Retain and effectively communicate item information.
  • Execute pre-event cart set-up including wiping of cart, gathering all desserts, plates, serving utensils and ice
  • Account for all inventory on your cart
  • Greet guests in hallway and assist in any way
  • Provide clear communication to suite attendants; communicate availability
  • Follow proper procedures for restocking your cart
  • Record inventory sold and give proper change to guests
  • Thoroughly clean cart at the end of the event
  • Account for all sales and inventory at the end of the event


Supplemental Job Functions

  • Performs other duties as assigned


Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Background in fine dining preferred
  • Cash handling experience necessary
  • 1-2 years customer service experience
  • Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the knowledge and abilities necessary to perform the work
  • Possess the highest integrity and ethical standards
  • Excellent guest service skills
  • Superior attention to detail
  • Ability to engage and interact with individuals at all age levels
  • Able to multi task in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to handle cash and inventory procedures each event
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Age requirement: 18 years or older


Preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities

  • Experience working in the sports and entertainment industry

 

Working Conditions

  • Irregular and extended hours including nights, weekends, and holidays
  • Exposure to moderate - high noise level
  • Able to push and maneuver up to 50 pounds
  • Frequent visual/auditory attention
  • Variable temperatures-required to move between hot, noisy conditions of kitchen and climate-controlled dining environment.


The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a colleague encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
 

 

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Facility Operations/Security: Maintenance
Event Beverage Technician - Part Time - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)

Oversee and maintain draft beer systems, ice machines, walk-in coolers and freezers. Maintain all equipment in stands, bars and club in Joe Louis Arena.

Key Responsibilities
• Maintain ongoing examination of the draft beer and soda pop system, ice machines, walk-in coolers/freezers and adjust, maintain, repair all components required.
• Maintain proper maintenance logs and budget logs.
• Perform pre-event inspections and repairs.
• Work with Maintenance Supervisor to staff and train beverage techs for event days.
• With direction from Maintenance Supervisor train runners in operation methods of draft beer system and changing beer barrels.
• Ensure proper shutoff of all CO2 tanks, beer barrels and air lines.

Supplemental Job Functions
• Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Experience in refrigeration.
• Demonstrated flexibility and adaptability skills.
• Ability to work non-traditional hours, including weekdays, weekends and holidays.
• Ability to travel and adhere to the corporate travel policies.

Preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities
• Experience working with arena concessions or maintenance.
• Experience with entertainment marketing.


Working Conditions
• While performing the duties of this job, the colleague is regularly required to stand; walk; and use hands to finger, handle, or feel.
• The colleague frequently is required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
• The employee is occasionally required to sit, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, talk or hear, and taste or smell.
• The colleague must frequently lift and/or move up to 100 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
• Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
• Ability and willingness to work long and unpredictable hours on weekdays, weekends and holidays.
• Position will involve working in an arena environment with varying temperatures.

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a colleague encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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Communications: Media/Public Relations Servicing
Foundation Assistant - Part Time Seasonal - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)

Created in 2005, the Detroit Red Wings Foundation invests in the future of our community by providing funds and resources to worthy causes that contribute to the growth of the sport of hockey.

The Detroit Red Wings Foundation is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Detroit Red Wings Foundation Assistant. The position is a part-time, temporary position with duties including but not limited to administrative functions, writing various communications (i.e. articles, press releases, tax letters, event recaps, etc.), assisting with coordination of fundraisers, and coordinating logistics of the 50/50 raffle program including volunteer orientation and game day execution and reporting.

Essential Job Functions
• Provide operational support for major fundraising events, including the Toast of Hockeytown and the MotorCity Casino Hotel Red Wings Charity Poker Tournament.
• Coordinate the Detroit Red Wings Foundation 50/50 Raffle Program, including contacting and scheduling volunteer groups.
• Assist Director with administrative procedures and processes to maintain fiscal accountability and control.
• Develop and facilitate donor database and prepare donor relations correspondence including drafting letters, and handling tax-related documents.
• Research and write public relations materials related to the Detroit Red Wings Foundation. Work closely the Public Relations department to ensure compliance with existing practices of the Detroit Red Wings and Ilitch companies’ communications.
• Maintain databases and provide periodic reports related to monetary and in-kind donations.
• Assist Director on all web based postings and content on the Foundation microsite, along with any future social media or online content appropriate for the Foundation.
• Provide administrative support to Director, including responding to general inquiries received through emails, letters and phone calls.

Supplemental Job Functions
• Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Bachelor degree in Business, Communications, Marketing or related discipline.
• Previous experience in a fundraising capacity, public or community relations or special events development.
• Demonstrated high level of communications skills (verbal, written and presentation).
• Evidence of organization and planning skills and the ability to prioritize multiple events or projects and meet deadlines.
• Evidence of attention to detail and accuracy.
• Computer proficiency (Microsoft Office, database, Internet, etc.).
• Excellent knowledge of accounting.
• Ability and willingness to work non-traditional hours, including evenings, weekends and holidays.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Experience working in the sports and entertainment industry, particularly in hockey.
• Pursuit of a degree in the fields of Fundraising, Communications, Marketing or Sports Management is preferred.
• Experience volunteering and/or working with nonprofit(s).

Working Conditions
• Irregular and extended hours including nights, weekends, and holidays
• Exposure to moderate - high noise level
• Ability to lift a minimum of 25 lbs.
• Frequent visual/auditory attention

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a colleague encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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Sales & Marketing: Community Relations
Foundation Event Staff - Part Time Seasonal - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)

Created in 2005, the Detroit Red Wings Foundation invests in the future of our community by providing funds and resources to worthy causes that contribute to the growth of the sport of hockey.

The Detroit Red Wings Foundation event staff team delivers optimum service in a friendly and professional manner while assisting with Detroit Red Wings Foundation events including 50/50 Raffles and special fund-raising events. Team members provide fans, volunteers, supporters and partners with correct and accurate information, help resolve problems that add to the positive experience of attending or participating in Detroit Red Wings Foundation special events.

Essential Job Functions
• Assist with all aspects of the Detroit Red Wings Foundation 50/50 raffle program including, but not limited to the following:
     - Coordinate set up and tear down of 50/50 Raffle equipment
     - Assist in the supervision and training of 50/50 raffle volunteers
     - Assist with volunteer audit process, including cash counting and accounting
     - Assist with troubleshooting and in-game management of raffle volunteers and supplies including kiosks, tablets and           printers
     - Organize raffle supplies, including volunteer training materials
     - Arrive at Joe Louis Arena three (3) hours before game time
• Assist with all aspects of the Detroit Red Wings Foundation special fund-raising events including, but not limited to the following:
     - Coordinate set up and tear down of silent and / or live auction
     - Assist with check-in, program and auction execution including check out process
     - Assist with ancillary fund-raising events such as grab bag sales, on-line auctions, as including events at Joe Louis               Arena and other venues

Supplemental Job Functions
• Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Must have strong interpersonal skills and provide excellent guest service.
• Must be able to communicate well, follow instructions, work well with money, and be patient, alert, and courteous at all times.
• Must be attentive to guest's needs, have full knowledge of all policies, services, and facility locations.
• Must be able to report to work 3-4 hours prior to game time. Hours may be dependent on the length of the hockey game, weather delays, overtime, etc.
• Applicant must not mind being confined to a cashier booth and working alone during his/her shift.
• Must be able to satisfactory complete a criminal history Background check.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Experience working in the sports and entertainment industry, particularly in hockey.
• Experience volunteering and/or working with nonprofit(s).

Working Conditions
• Irregular and extended hours including nights, weekends, and holidays.
• Must be able to stand for long periods of time and be exposed to different types of weather (sometimes extreme weather).
• Exposure to moderate - high noise level.
• Ability to lift a minimum of 25 lbs.
• Frequent visual/auditory attention.

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a colleague encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
 

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Retail/Licensing: Retail Sales Associate
Hockeytown Authentics Sales Associate - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)

This sales associate must provide superior customer service while operating the Hockeytown Authentics shop during Detroit Red Wings home games.

Key Responsibilities
• Customer Service and relationship building while creating a memorable experience for all customers.
• Drive sales to meet goals.
• Store operations such as opening and closing the shop on game days as well as monthly inventory responsibilities.
• An excellent understanding of the game of hockey as well as hockey equipment.
• Communication skills to effectively educate customers on the unique product selection.

Supplemental Job Functions
• Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• 2-3 years experience in retail/sales or customer service
• Experience with sporting goods, specifically hockey equipment.
• Extensive and accurate knowledge of hockey equipment and memorabilia is needed.
• Possess the highest integrity and ethical standards.
• Effective communication skills, both orally and in writing.
• Strong judgment skills and strong problem resolution.
• Strong attention to detail.
• Must have high degree of poise and professionalism when interacting with customers and colleagues.
• Must be able to work days, nights, weekends and holidays.

Preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities
• Prior cash handling experience.
• Experience working in the sports and entertainment industry

Working Conditions
• Irregular and extended hours including nights, weekends, and holidays
• Must be able to lift 25lbs
• Ability to stand for long periods of time

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a colleague encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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Communications: Media/Public Relations Servicing
Public Relations Assistant - Part Time Seasonal - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)

The Public Relations Assistant is a part-time position responsible for providing a wide range of support to the Detroit Red Wings public relations and community relations department during the 2014-15 season (September – Playoffs) in all areas including, but not limited to, game day PR responsibilities, donation requests, and community events. The position requires an average of 20 hours per week, not to exceed 30 hours in any given week.

Key Responsibilities
• Handle game day media relations responsibilities, including the copying and distributing of game notes, statistics and press clips
• Assist media relations and community relations staff with daily activities and projects, including but not limited to generating and pitching story ideas to media
• Assist Communications Coordinator with coverage of CR events and initiatives and non-hockey operations communication, including but not limited to press releases and articles for DetroitRedWings.com
• Maintain comprehensive media clips of Red Wings community relations programs and events
• Process charitable donation requests and fan pack requests
• Package autographed items and coordinate delivery of donation items
• Respond to donation inquiries by phone and email; manage team’s donations email
• Assist Community Relations Coordinator with maintenance of donation and fan pack logs
• Process general correspondence, including incoming team fan mail
• Perform all other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Supplemental Job Functions
• Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Collegiate experience
• Experience writing press releases and articles
• Evidence of solid communication skills through verbal, written and telephonic channels
• Ability to demonstrate computer proficiency, particularly with Microsoft Word and Excel
• Experience with mail merge and sorting/editing spreadsheets
• The ability to produce material under strict deadlines with a high attention to detail
• Knowledge of hockey

Preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities
• Experience working in the sports and entertainment industry, particularly in hockey
• Pursuit of a degree in the fields of Public Relations, Communications, Journalism or Sports Management is preferred
• Experience in public/media relations and community relations

Working Conditions
• Irregular and extended hours including nights, weekends, and holidays
• Exposure to moderate - high noise level
• Ability to lift a minimum of 25 lbs.
• Frequent visual/auditory attention

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a colleague encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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Communications: Media/Public Relations Servicing
Public Relations Game Night Volunteer - Part Time Seasonal - Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI)

The Public Relations Game Night Volunteer is a part-time, unpaid volunteer opportunity to support the team’s community relations initiatives on game nights during the 2014-15 season (September – April).

Key Responsibilities
• Set up press box and media lounge with game notes, clips and stats
• Transcribe intermission interviews and press conferences for media
• Distribute score updates, press releases and other vital information to media
• Update clippings book with previous game reports
• Distribute media credentials before each game
• Assist with game night community relations initiatives, including numerous collections, Breast Cancer Awareness Night and Military Appreciation Night
• Assist with post-game player meet and greets as needed
• Perform additional responsibilities as instructed by a supervisor

Supplemental Job Functions
• Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Must be at least a junior or senior (undergraduate)
• Must have reliable transportation to get to Joe Louis Arena for games and events
• Must be able to volunteer at majority of home games during the 2014-15 season, arriving at the Joe two hours before each home game
• Must be able to maintain professionalism when working with and around media, professional athletes, coaching staff and management
• Must be willing to work hard, be on time and present him/herself professionally
• Must be organized and efficient with the ability to take the initiative on a task

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Experience working in the sports and entertainment industry, particularly in hockey
• Experience in public relations

Working Conditions
• Irregular and extended hours including nights, weekends, and holidays
• Exposure to moderate - high noise level
• Ability to lift a minimum of 25 lbs.
• Frequent visual/auditory attention

Volunteers Receive
• A volunteer gift after the conclusion of the season valued at more than $150
• An invitation to attend a select home game in the 2015-16 season with the other PR game night volunteers (free ticket, parking and food & beverage) valued at more than $75
• The chance to attend every home game during the season for free, including the opportunity to watch part of the game in the Wings’ press box
• Free parking in the gravel lot and free dinner at every home game
• Networking opportunities with local and national media on game nights in addition to DRW colleagues in various departments
• Valuable experience on how a professional team handles media relations and community relations on game nights
• Opportunity to participate in PR writing exercises (i.e. writing press releases and advisories) to add to his/her portfolio and to get a better understanding of how a sports team promotes its events and activities. Volunteers are not required to participate in these exercises, but it is a chance for volunteers to try their hand at public relations writing if he/she is interested.

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a colleague encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
 

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Future Notification Only - NHL and its Member Clubs (Various Locations, NA)

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. List any NHL cities in which you want to work -i.e. Philadelphia, NY Islanders, NY Rangers, Boston, New Jersey, Washington, Detroit, St. Louis, Atlanta, Anaheim, Chicago, Dallas, Minnesota, Denver, Los Angeles, Phoenix, San Jose, Tampa, Toronto, Ottawa, Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver, Nashville, Pittsburgh, Florida, Montreal, Carolina, Buffalo, Columbus

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