Zero Gravity Basketball – Operations Co-Op
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Zero Gravity Basketball is a youth basketball event operator based out of Wilmington, MA and is the market leader of grassroots events throughout the Northeast, expanding to new markets in the South, Midwest and the Capital District in the past 12 months. Zero Gravity plans and manages basketball tournaments, leagues, prep school showcases, clinics and camps for children and young adults to expand their academics through athletic participation. Zero Gravity has many established partnerships including Adidas, USA Basketball and the Jr. NBA.
Zero Gravity Basketball is seeking a motivated and dependable, sports-minded individual that is committed to being groomed into an operations expert who would make an excellent candidate to join a Division 1 basketball staff. This individual will go through a paid 4 month (Mid February – Mid June), career-growth oriented training program geared toward preparing an individual for becoming an asset to a sports organization. Operations co-ops will be responsible for inventory management and event management/operations while being mentored by the Director of Operations.
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About Zero Gravity Basketball
Zero Gravity was born out of the need for every team at every grade level, boys & girls, in each club basketball program, to have a fun and professional tournament experience each week. We have a SIMPLE MISSION: every basketball player (boy or girl) can play on a great stage, against the appropriate competition, in great venues with safe atmospheres, in an organized fashion on a weekly basis.
CUSTOMER SERVICE is our #1 priority before, during and after each tournament. We focus on the experience of the PLAYERS, COACHES, TEAM-SUPPORTERS & PROGRAM DIRECTORS. Paying close attention to all these groups is vitally important to fulfilling OUR MISSION & PROMISE to deliver a circuit of exceptional basketball tournament weekend experiences. Zero Gravity provides the ability to plan a club’s tournament season and outfit programs in high quality Adidas basketball gear and apparel.
In the rapidly changing world of technology & social media, ZG takes pride in being on the cutting edge of grassroots technology. From our scheduling systems, means of communication to our customers & exposure through social media we take pride in constantly being on top of trends & the high paced realities of technology in our world today. Zero Gravity has become the destination for “every team” in grassroots club basketball, from the elementary school developmental team to the High School team competing on the National level, along with the coaches, program directors & team supporters that provide & share the experience with them!
To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to Scott Geerling at [email protected].