As the Show Car/Event Services Intern with the Events Services Department at Texas Motor Speedway, you will have the opportunity to gain experience in the fields of advertising and event management in a business environment.
The internship allows students to network with people within the Motorsports industry and local community while working at one of the premier racing facilities in the United States. By the end of this internship, you will have a better understanding of the process and preparation that goes into planning and working at a race facility.
The voluntary internship (unpaid) will last, at minimum, the length of a semester, and all interns will experience multiple events including a major race weekend. The schedule is flexible and allows the student ample time to attend classes. However, the student will be required to attend certain events. While obtaining course credit for this internship by their college is not required, it is preferred.
College level student majoring in communications, sport management, advertising, marketing, or related field
Good organizational and communication skills
Eager to brainstorm and bring new ideas to all projects
Attention to detail and accuracy
Ability to remain flexible, handling changing priorities and tight deadlines
Must be able to work any scheduled event nights and weekends that fall during the internship.
Responsibilities: (Expanded upon during interview)
Assist with event planning which includes load in and out logistics, data collection, event recaps, maintaining spreadsheets for event assets and more
Assist with maintaining the Show Car Vehicles & Garage
Help develop promotional campaigns
Create and assist with activation of events hosted by the speedway
Assist with research of potential events for the speedway to partner with throughout the year
Assist with day to day office operations and other event related duties