Opportunity: Baskeball Operations Associate

 
The Halifax Hurricanes professional basketball organization are looking to hire multiple individuals for the role of Basketball Ops Associate for the 2019-2020 basketball season. This is an internship role within the organization with future employment possibilities. 
 

Purpose: 

The Basketball Ops Associate will work directly with the coaching staff in their day-to-day operations & assist them on the court during practice, in player development workouts, & during home games. Experience in basketball coaching is not required, but applicants must have a passion for basketball & be willing to grow & show interest in the basketball industry. 
 

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Assist with set-up & break down of practice
  • Assist on the floor during practice performing tasks such as passing, rebounding, keeping score, or helping out in drills
  • Assist in front office related duties that may or may not pertain to basketball such as building spreadsheets, or writing reports on other players/teams in the league
  • Assist during home games on the bench & during pre-game warm-ups

Required Qualifications: 

  • Strong communication & interpersonal skills with a willingness to be a team player
  • Highly motivated individuals that are able to work in groups & individually
  • Ability to physically assist in on-court individual or group basketball workouts
  • Successful applicants must have their own transportation and live in or around the Halifax area 
  • Must be at least enrolled in college or have graduated (We are willing to work around college class schedule)

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience playing or coaching basketball
  • Experience playing or working in a sporting atmosphere
  • Passionate individuals looking to get experience & grow in professional sports
  • Interest in basketball & familiarity with basketball terminology a plus

All applicants must send a current resume & cover letter stating why they would be a good fit for the position. Documents should be sent to ryan.marchand@halifaxhurricanes.ca. We are looking to fill these positions ASAP.