Sounders Job through YouthForce!

Job Description: Teen interns provide fan support for every Sounders FC home game and other events as needed. Job activities include:

  • Communicating and collaborating with peer interns, peer supervisors, and the TeamWork Program staff
  • Assisting with fan friendly activities and booths, and distributing promotional giveaways
  • Providing assistance and directional support to fans who need it
  • Assisting in pre-game and half-time shows and facilitating tours
  • Assisting in Hospitality services, delivering food, beverage, and other products throughout the facility
  • Maintains standard of orderliness and cleanliness throughout the event
  • Clears all items from the suite and cleans all surfaces and chafing dishes in suite
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Qualifications: This is a job for teens who strive to take the extra step to improve the Stadium fan experience. Great qualifications include:

  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Dependability/responsibility: able to manage work, school, and social schedule
  • Involvement in school or community programs and/or membership at a local Boys & Girls Club
  • Students must show success in school attendance and grades throughout the season; we believe that school is every teen’s first and most important job.
  • Ability to adhere to Service Standards and maintain appearance to standards

Additional Requirements:

  • Ability to stay focused on the job task, not the event. NO positions allow staff to watch the event at any time
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time (unless physically unable to stand)
  • Ability to handle the loud noises from the stadium and its guests

Minimum Requirements:

  • Resident of King County
  • Must be 16 years old (must turn 16 by 2/1/19)

Schedule: February 2019 through October 2019 (with a possibility of playoff matches in November/December). Interns must be available to work 80% of the Seattle Sounders FC home games.

Pay: $15.00 per hour. No benefits are provided

Location: CenturyLink Field, 800 Occidental Ave S., Seattle, WA 98134