Retail Internship - Chicago Bears Training Camp (Bourbonnais, IL)
Chicago, IL
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Job Description
Our Exciting Work Environment
Chicago Sportservice is a retail provider for the Chicago Bears. The Chicago Bears Pro Shop is looking for interns to help us run the 2019 Training Camp Shop at Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais, IL. We are searching for energetic and positive crew members for this exciting and unique opportunity. You must be willing to work weekends. The Opportunity
Under immediate direction of the Retail Supervisors, sells merchandise to guests in accordance with the Delaware North Sportservice House Rules and standards set by the Retail Director and Management team.
Practice Dates/Hours: Mid July - Mid August (exact dates and times TBD)
Compensation: $12/hr & school credit

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Greets and acknowledges guests Answers guests' questions and assists them whenever possible Recommends, selects and helps locate or obtain merchandise for guests Processes sale with appropriate point of sale system, accepts payment, counts change and bags merchandise Follows all register procedures and handles cash accordingly Exchanges merchandise for guests and processes returns, with approval of supervisor Maintains records related to sales Ensures that all merchandise is correctly labeled and displayed Routinely stocks merchandise and faces items on shelves Verifies amount of bank at beginning and the end of each shift and signs off on bank slip Maintains a clean and organized store Maintains orderly back-stock and knows where goods are to be found Sets aside and notifies supervisor of defective, miss-marked, mislabeled, incorrectly priced, shopworn or damaged merchandise Is aware of all in store-promotions and deals Watches for and recognizes security risks and thefts and reports to security and management Completes all related close-out paperwork Reports to work scheduled events on a timely basis
NON-ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Assists with loading and unloading of merchandise Performs other duties as assigned
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Previous experience in cash handling preferred Previous experience in retail and/or customer service environment preferred
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: Excellent customer service skills Effective communication skills; ability to communicate with guests and co-workers Must be detail oriented Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously Ability to work independently and as a team member Strong math skills; ability to accurately handle money and count change Capable of following job guidelines and supervisors' instructions Maintains good personal hygiene in a clean and complete uniform Willingness to aggressively sell assigned items
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. Ability to stand for entire length of shift WHY WORK FOR US? Exciting Environment You will be a part of the Chicago Bears Training Camp experience Work with your friends or make new ones Special Perks Meals are provided on practice days Free Parking Opportunities to Advance Ability to develop your leadership skills and become an employee at Soldier Field for Bears Gamedays or other Delaware North locations throughout the world.
Who We Are
Take your career beyond the ordinary - to the extraordinary.
At Delaware North, you'll love where you work, who you work with, and how your day unfolds. Whether it's in sporting venues, casinos, airports, national parks, iconic hotels, or premier restaurants, there's no telling where your career can ultimately take you. We empower you to do great work in a company with 100 years of success, stability and growth. If you have drive and enjoy the thrill of making things happen - share our vision, grow with us.
Delaware North is one of the largest privately held hospitality companies in the world. Founded in 1915 and owned by the Jacobs family for more than 100 years, Delaware North has global operations at high-profile places such as sports and entertainment venues, national and state parks, destination resorts and restaurants, airports, and regional casinos. Our 55,000 employee associates are dedicated to creating special experiences one guest at a time in serving more than a half-billion guests annually. Delaware North operates in the sports, travel hospitality, restaurant and catering, parks, resorts, gaming, and specialty retail industries and has annual revenue of about $3 billion. Learn more about Delaware North, a global leader in hospitality, at www.DelawareNorth.com .
All applicants will be subject to a pre-employment background check and may be subject to a pre-employment drug test depending upon the position and/or client requirements.
Delaware North Companies, Incorporated and its subsidiaries consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Delaware North is an equal opportunity employer.
Job Type Internship