Frequently Asked Questions

Below are a list of frequently asked questions (FAQ's) that we get at PBEO. If you do not see your question listed, please let us know.

What is the fee to join PBEO.com?
What kind of jobs are listed?
What does a job listing look like?
How often are jobs posted?
When are jobs available?
How will I be able to search for jobs?
How are the positions organized?
Will I be automatically re-enrolled after the year is up?
How do employers post jobs?
How can I contact employers about job openings?
What do I do if I want to suspend my membership?
How do I cancel my membership?
How can I contact PBEO?
How do I become a coach or scout?
How do I become an umpire?
How do I become a professional baseball player?

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Q: What is the fee to join PBEO.com?
A: $50 annually [Top]

Q: What kind of jobs are listed?
A: PBEO.com will have job listings in categories such as:

Admin. Assistant Internship
Advertising & Sponsorships Mascot
Business/Accounting/Finance Media Relations
Clubhouse & Equipment Mgr. Merchandising
Community Relations Other
Computer Play-by-Play
Concessions Public Relations
GM & Assistant GM Sales & Marketing
Grounds Maintenance Stadium Operations
Group Tickets Ticket Sales  [Top]

NOTE: PBEO.com does NOT handle the following types of positions:

Coaching & Managing Umpires Players
Scouting Athletic Trainers   [Top]

Q: What does a job listing look like?
A:  Please see the sample below:

TULSA DRILLERS
Club Contact: Mark Hilliard, Director of Operations and Group Sales
4802 E. 15th Street
Tulsa, OK 74112
Tel: 918.744.5998
Fax: 918.747.3267
Position: Operations Director Intern
Salary: $1,200 to $1,500 per month, based on qualifications
Start Date: January 2, XXXX
Requirements: Ticket sales including group tickets, season tickets, picnics and luxury suites. Assist in staffing and scheduling of Ushers, Security, Parking Attendants, Gate Attendants and the Concourse Cleanup Personnel. Assist in physical plant upkeep including: Direct Supervision of Cleanup Supervisor and cleanup crew. Other duties as deemed necessary. Four year degree in Marketing or related field preferred. Some inside and/or outside sales experience. Previous supervisory and maintenance preferred. [Top]

Q: How often are jobs posted?
A: Our job bank is continuously being updated throughout the day. When a job is posted that matches your criteria, you will be auto-notified by email with the job description. [Top]

Q: When are jobs available?
A: Year-round, but the typical hiring season is from September through January. [Top]

Q: How will I be able to search for jobs?
A: When a job is posted that matches your criteria, you will be auto-notified by email with the job description. Once you log-in, current positions will be posted on the right-hand side bar, on a rotating basis, and will also be available on the Current Postings page. All positions collected throughout the month will be sent out in the monthly PBEO.com eNews. [Top]

Q: How are the positions organized?
A: PBEO.com divides the positions based on 24 different “Job Categories.” When you create your profile, you can choose up to five job categories that are right for you. [Top]

Q: Will I be automatically re-enrolled after the year is up?
A: NO, you will not be automatically charged a renewal subscription when your year is up. PBEO.com will contact you two months prior to let you know that your membership will need to be renewed and then again one month prior. [Top]

Q: How do employers post jobs?
A: Employers are able to post jobs four (4) different ways: Online, email, fax or by phone. [Top]

Q: How can I contact employers about job openings?
A: Each job posting will specify how the employer wishes to be contacted. The two most common methods are via email or fax. [Top]

Q: What do I do if I want to suspend my membership?
A: You may suspend your membership through your member profile.  NOTE: Though your membership activities will be suspended, this does not extend your annual membership. [Top]

Q: How do I cancel my membership?
A: Please submit a request to cancel your membership in writing to MemberService@PBEO.com   [Top]

Q: How can I contact PBEO?
A: General Contact Information

PBEO.com
P.O. Box A
St. Petersburg, FL 33731

Tel: (866) WE-R-PBEO (866-937-7236)
Fax: (727) 821-5819
Email: Info@PBEO.com  [Top]

Non-Front Office Staff

PBEO handles only front office staff positions as listed above. PBEO does NOT handle the following types of positions:

Coach or Manager   Umpire   Player   Scout   Athletic Trainer

Coaching, Training & Scouting
How do I become a coach or scout?
A: Coaching (including strength and conditioning) and athletic training positions are handled by MLB baseball operations departments. To become a scout, you can find more information by calling the MLB Scouting Bureau at (909) 980-1881. [Top]

Umpires
Q: How do I become an umpire?
A: Please visit the Minor League Baseball Umpire page. [Top]

Players
Q: How do I become a professional baseball player or try out for a team?
A: Tryouts are not held by our Minor League Baseball teams. Our teams are assigned players by their Major League Baseball affiliate. The Major League Scouting Bureau conducts tryout camps around the country and can be reached at (909) 980-1881. For tryout dates, please visit the MLSB Tryout Schedule. [Top]