Information Technology Intern


Information Technology Intern

Seattle Seahawks - Renton, WA


Candidate must be currently enrolled as a junior, senior, or recent graduate (within 6 months) from a four year college or university. Grad school students are eligible to apply as well.

The Seattle Seahawks is seeking an expert candidate to serve as a full-time intern in the Information Technology department.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Work with Technology staff to field basic trouble tickets and service requests
  • Assist with support of phone system, telephones and cell phones
  • Distribute new PC’s and laptops as part of annual computer refresh program
  • Assist with hardware inventory
  • Plan, design and implement special projects at the direction of IT Staff
  • Assist in improving the efficiency of the Seahawks IT organization
  • Prepare documentation related to IT policies and procedures

Required Skills:

  • Must meet the following minimum requirements
  • Familiarity with computers; experience with Microsoft Office suite of applications, especially Word, Excel, Outlook and Internet Explorer
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a desire to work with people
  • Analytical, structured approach to problem solving
  • Detail oriented, organized
  • Strong writing skills and a desire to diligently document common processes and procedures
  • Committed to going “above and beyond” to serve the customer
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. and handle physically challenging tasks
  • Desire to gain experience as a computer service professional
  • Provide assistance with IT projects as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Availability to work standard support hours (M-F, 8:00 – 5:00) along with occasional after-hours and weekend support

Time Frame:

Most of our intern placements will last the duration of the NFL season (approx. late June or early July – February).

Applicant must:

  • Be currently enrolled as a junior, senior, or recent graduate (within 6 months) from a four year college or university. Grad school students are eligible to apply as well.
  • Have authorization to work in the U.S.
  • Have a current driver’s license
  • Be able to work 30 hours per week as well as game day/nights, weekends and other various events

Selection Process:

Final applicants will be contacted and invited to participate in our interview process starting in early May. All interviews will take place at our team headquarters in Renton or at our stadium in Seattle and must be done in person. Further, we will not pay for any interview related expenses such as travel or lodging; these expenses are the sole responsibility of the applicant.

Note: Due to the large volume of applicants that apply, we ask that you do not contact us during this process.

General Information:

Interns are responsible for their own housing, travel, and relocation expenses. A background check will be conducted prior to starting work with us.

Applicants Must:

  • Attached a current resume and cover letter
  • Answer all of the questions below

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. YES/NO: I am a junior or senior or recent graduate within the past six months

2. YES/NO: I have local housing available in or near Seattle

3. YES/NO: I am able to work full-time during the NFL season

4. YES/NO: I am looking for a summer only internship

5. YES/NO: I am willing to relocate and I understand that any costs associated with the relocation are my responsibility.

6. YES/NO: I am authorized to work in the U.S.

7. YES: I understand that due to the large volume of applicants that apply, I will not contact the Seahawks staff during this process.