Job Opportunities

Headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colo., the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) is a non-profit, 501 (c)(3) organization in its 32nd year of promoting the game of baseball, raising money for local charities and serving the unique needs of former players.

Current Openings

Internship Opportunities

Position: Internships

The MLBPAA is currently seeking interns to spend a quarter/semester in an experience-driven environment. Growing with the MLBPAA, the internship program provides a well-rounded experience by exposing participants to all facets of the organization, including but not limited to the following: day-to-day business operations, sales/marketing, event management, fundraising/development, public/media relations, budgeting, membership development, memorabilia sales and technology.

Interns will learn through hands-on experiences working with the MLBPAA's Swing with the Legends charity golf series, the Legends for Youth baseball clinic series, Legends Games, the membership and fundraising departments and Major League Alumni Marketing. The Alumni Association's internship program provides ample opportunities for its interns to gain experience and/or college credit in the sports industry, including opportunities to manage MLBPAA events.

Qualifications:

Candidate must be working toward degree. Sports management/administration preferred
Candidate must have completed their junior year
Strong interpersonal skills
Creative, trustworthy and hardworking

The ideal candidate will:

Be energetic and enthusiastic
Be outgoing and have a positive attitude and personality
Be a "team player"
Have the ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
Be willing to offer ideas and suggestions
Be punctual and professional

To apply: Send a cover letter and resume to Geoff Hixson at geoff@mlbpaa.com.

MLBPAA Events
Sept. 21, 2014: Newport Clinic
Legends for Youth Clinics allow the nation's youth to learn from baseball's all-time greats.
Sept. 27, 2014: Palm Coast Clinic
Legends for Youth Clinics allow the nation's youth to learn from baseball's all-time greats.
Sept. 28-29, 2014: Palm Coast Fundraiser
This MLBPAA fundraising event will benefit KinderVision.
Oct. 4, 2014: Nashville Clinic
Legends for Youth Clinics allow the nation's youth to learn from baseball's all-time greats.
Oct. 9, 2014: Havre de Grace Fundraiser
This MLBPAA fundraising event will benefit Joe Maddon's Hazleton Integration Project.
Oct. 15, 2014: Fort Worth Fundraiser
This MLBPAA fundraising event will benefit MLBPAA Charities.
Oct. 25, 2014: San Francisco Clinic
Legends for Youth Clinics allow the nation's youth to learn from baseball's all-time greats.
Nov. 12, 2014: Baton Rouge Fundraiser
This MLBPAA fundraising event will benefit the Bringing Back Baseball Initiative and Southern University Baseball.
Nov. 18, 2014: Legends for Youth Dinner
This MLBPAA fundraising event will benefit the MLBPAA Legends for Youth Clinic Series.
Complete Event Schedule