Work at Downtown Ice


We are looking for enthusiastic and reliable individuals who learn quickly and want to work in a fast-paced environment over the holiday season. Priority placement for those with cash handling and skating experience. Applicants must be able to work on the holidays and evenings. There will be a small number of positions available December 18 – January 6, that we are hiring for now. Send a resume and/or list of skills to us at sjdowntownice@gmail.com. To see operating hours, go to http://www.downtownicesj.com/prices-hours.

BENEFITS

– Flexible shifts
– Parking assistance
– Free lunch on some shifts
– Bonuses
– Free skating

Events and Promotions Fall Internship Position


The San Jose Downtown Association’s (SJDA) Events and Promotions Fall Internship is ideal for a candidate interested in gaining valuable event logistics, operations, promotions and media sponsorship experience.  SJDA provides hands on experience in a fast-paced, fun, non-profit environment. The seasonal position allows interns a chance to work in a unique and creative atmosphere while gaining contacts and skills beneficial to a future career in a variety of areas, including event production.

Events and Promotions Fall Internship duties consist of providing support to SJDA’s Events and Promotions Manager and Partnership Manager, including the following potential duties:

  • Assist with production duties associated with Farmers’ Market (Fridays through November 17); Live & Local Live Music Campaign; Downtown Ice (Nov. 17 – Jan. 15), SV Santa Run December 17, 2017. Experiences may include: production advance work; on-site logistical planning; vendor advancing and load in/load out.
  • Assist with fulfilling sponsor and promotional partners agreements, including paid and trade fulfillment follow ups for assets, on site promotional booth advances and day of set up oversight.
  • Assist with TBD private parties, groups and special events at Downtown Ice, including advancement of agreements with lead contacts, associated set up needs and set up oversight and/or event check ins.
  • Assist with developing and tracking promotional marketing efforts. Experiences may include: compiling recap reports: photo and collateral tracking: conducting event surveys and formulating results.
  • Assist with neighborhood and business promotional outreach efforts associated with all events.

Necessary Qualifications:       

  • MAC proficient – including Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point. Knowledge of Adobe applications a plus.
  • Willingness to learn via hands-on, on-site experience.
  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication skills – comfortable with face-to-face and phone conversations with partners.
  • Ability to work independently, and willingness to take on a full range of tasks.

Schedule:  10 to 15 hours per week October 2017 – January 2018 (course-related requirements negotiable). 

Compensation:  This is an unpaid internship position, and therefore is not eligible to participate in company benefits, personal time off or paid holidays. 

Intern Perks: 

  • Passes and Access to some of SJDA’s signature events, including Downtown Ice and Music in the Park.
  • Professional Development Support, which may include LinkedIn Skill Endorsements, reference backing, one on one meetings with SJDA position holders.
  • Shadowing Opportunities, including New Business Visits, Staff Meetings, Public and SJDA meetings, events shadowing and more.

Contact:  Please submit cover letter and resume to hr@sjdowntown.com or fax 408-279-1904.

 

San Jose Downtown Foundation Internship Position


The San Jose Downtown Foundation’s (SJDF) Internship is ideal for a candidate interested in gaining valuable event planning, fundraising and arts administration skills.

SJDF provides hands on experience in a fast-paced, fun, non-profit environment. The seasonal position allows interns a chance to work in a unique and creative atmosphere while gaining contacts and skills beneficial to a future career in a variety of areas, including event and marketing promotions.

 

The San Jose Downtown Foundation Internship duties consist of:

Providing support to SJDA’s Operations Manager, including but not limited to:

  • Administrative support for an art competition
  • Creation and assistance with donor solicitation and donor recognition efforts
  • Assistance with the location and placement of public art pieces in downtown
  • Provide event planning support, including working the annual reception in May 2018

Necessary Qualifications:    

  • MAC proficient – including Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point.
  • Willingness to learn via hands-on, on-site experience
  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work independently, and willingness to take on a full range of tasks

Schedule:

8-10 hours per week starting as soon as possible (course-related requirements negotiable)

Compensation:

This is an unpaid internship position, and therefore is not eligible to participate in company benefits, personal time off or paid holidays. 

Contact: 

Please submit cover letter and resume to hr@sjdowntown.com or fax 408-279-1904.

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