The Fresno Grizzlies and Professional Sports Catering (PSC) employ upwards of 500 game-day staff
FRESNO, Calif. – The Fresno Grizzlies will hold their annual job fair at Chukchansi Park in Downtown Fresno on Saturday, March 7th from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Chukchansi Park employs roughly 500 game-day workers for the Grizzlies baseball season and several stadium special events. As a huge employer in Downtown’s largest gathering space, new positions are available for 2020.
“It’s great for us to be able to hire such a large number of motivated people during the season,” said Derek Franks, Grizzlies president. “We get a ton of qualified applicants every year. It’s always cool for individuals who grew up in the Central Valley and came to Grizzlies games to now work for the organization in some capacity.”
Job seekers should arrive at the ballpark no later than 11 a.m., to ensure they can evaluate the job(s) they’re interested in. Anyone age 18 or older is welcome to apply for multiple positions at the job fair on March 7th.
A variety of hourly jobs are available, with the Grizzlies:
· Ticket Office
· “G-Force”/Promotions (on-field entertainment)
· Video Crew/Production
· Grounds Crew
· Bat Boys
· Parking Attendants
· Fun Zone
Positions are also available with on-site concessions manager, PSC:
· Line/Prep Cooks
· Banquet/Condiment Cart Attendants
· Club/Suite Servers
· Line Greeters
· Stand Leads
· Food Expediters
· Safety and Sanitation Coordinator
Resumes are welcome but not required for each application. The Fresno Grizzlies applications can be completed online at www.fresnogrizzlies.com under the Chukchansi Park tab.
PSC applications will be made available on-site. Bringing a pre-filled application is recommended and may be downloaded from www.fresnogrizzlies.com under the Chukchansi Park tab.
Any Chukchansi Park game-day staffer can also take advantage of limited complimentary game tickets for family and friends, and discounts on Fresno Grizzlies merchandise and apparel in the team store.
ABOUT THE FRESNO GRIZZLIES
The Fresno Grizzlies, Triple-A affiliate of the 2019 World Series Champion Washington Nationals, are a member of the 16-team Pacific Coast League (PCL) and one of 30 clubs in the world playing the highest level of Minor League Baseball. The team plays at Chukchansi Park in Downtown Fresno, which is also a year-round community venue, hosting a myriad of other special events beyond Grizzlies’ games, such as concerts, festivals, high school baseball and over 100 non-profit community events every year. The Grizzlies enter the 2020 season – their 23rd in Fresno – on the momentum of the fifth championship in 10 years by their big-league affiliate. The team celebrated their own PCL title in 2015.