The Flying Pig Marathon is in need of 3-4 interns for the 2023 Fall Semester from August through December.

Positions available:

  • Administration/Registration
  • Operations
  • Volunteer Coordinator

Experience/Skills needed:

  • Problem Solving
  • Ability to take change in stride, especially on busy event days
  • Willingness to accept new tasks, big or small
  • Team oriented
  • Strong work ethic
  • Strong communication skills
  • Interest in event or sports/running industry

Commitment: (August – December, 2023) *TBD based on school schedule

  • Attendance at all staff meetings on Tuesdays, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm from August - December.
  • Exclusive availability for FCC3: September 29 – 30  
  • Exclusive availability for Hudepohl 14K/7K: September 14 - 16
  • Exclusive availability for Queen Bee Weekend: October 12 - 14
  • Office hours to be determined based on the organization’s needs and individual schedules and are typically between 10 and 30 hours per week.
  • Weekend and evening hours will also be required throughout the internship.

Compensation: All positions will receive a monthly stipend. We require candidates to be a part of a school certified internship program. Opportunity to extend internship through Spring Semester based on performance.

Interested and qualified candidates should email a resume and cover letter to Kyra George ( at Pig Works no later than August 31st, 2023. Please include your first, second, and third choice of position for which you would like to be considered.

  • If you are interested in working with or shadowing our sponsorship and marketing team, there will be opportunity to do so as part of the three positions listed.

Internship Job Descriptions

Job Description

  • General office duties.
  • Assist in updating registration database, including participant edits, and maintaining registration lists of various groups for all events.
  • Assist with set up of Registration Area of the Queen Bee Expo and assist with packet pick up and registration troubleshooting at all other events.
  • Assist with tear down at the end of Queen Bee Expo.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • Willing and able to communicate regularly and professionally on the phone, via email, and cell phone with participants, volunteers and staff members.
  • Have excellent organization skills and enjoy paying attention to detail.
  • Ability to work within time deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude and always looking for an alternative resolution to any issue/problem.
  • Proficient computer skills.

Job Description

  • Assist with building out the operations production schedule, ensuring the course is marked correctly and additional planning related to course development.
  • They will be responsible for contacting and confirming key logistical items including fluid station locations and community partners along the race route.
  • Schedule and lead interns in preparing race supplies.
  • Work alongside the operations team to execute the FCC3, Hudephol 14K/7K, and the Queen Bee Half Marathon and 4 Miler.
  • The job will include physical labor, especially the week of the race.

Job Requirements

  • Operations interns need to be organized, attentive to detail, willing to work independently and flexible to changing demands and deadlines.

Job Description

  • Volunteer Coordinator intern will assist the volunteer coordinator in the planning and organization of the volunteers and their race day duties.
  • They will be responsible for confirming key logistical items and details for all volunteer assignments and updating related documents.
  • Will be asked to learn the volunteer registration system and communicate to key volunteers.
  • Coordinate on-course volunteer groups
  • Other office duties
  • The job will include physical labor, especially the week of the race.

Job Requirements

  • Volunteer coordinator intern need to be willing to accept tasks, organized, attentive to detail, willing to work independently and flexible to changing demands and deadlines.
  • Volunteer coordinator intern must have a positive and professional attitude and be willing to communicate regularly through email and in person.