San Antonio Spurs Austin Spurs Mascot Assistant Part-Time in Austin, Texas
Mascot Assistants have the opportunity to see the entertainment side of sports marketing first hand. Assistants have the opportunity to work primarily with the Austin Spurs (G-League) mascots and staff, dealing with the off-site contacts, the implementation of the mascot’s performance from client requests, serving as the voice for the mascots during school shows, as well as providing added value to an event. Mascot Assistants are involved with the creative side as well and may be asked to work games after proper training. Light costume work may be possible or needed with the opportunity to be involved with the performance during an event. This position will provide ocassional assistance to the San Antonio Spurs (NBA) and San Antonio FC (USL).
In every position, each employee is expected to: Demonstrate Alignment with SS&E’s Core Values and Mission, Collaborate with Internal/External Family Members and Demonstrate Ongoing Development.
This position will be located in Austin, TX - advancement opportunities are available.
Assistants are part-time, paid positions ($8 hour for games or other events, $20 per appearance/up to 30mins).
This role is seasonal: November 2021 - April 2022 (pending playoff/team performance)
Assist mascots during events around the Austin area
Provide security for Characters / Performers
Assist Interactive Entertainment Representative with event preparation duties
Example – Checking in with off-site contact
Example – Coordinate event logistics
Example – Setting up and breaking down of mascot props
Assist mascots with creative performance planning for Austin Spurs, Spurs, and SAFC events.
Example- Video Skits
Example- Special Events and School Shows
Related duties as assigned
Flexible with schedule; willing to work nights, weekends, and holidays, when necessary.
Must have reliable transportation and a good driving record.
Lives in Austin, TX or surrounding areas.
Speaks well in front of people, works well with children and the community, is outgoing and resourceful.
Must have reliable forms of communication (i.e. cell phone and email).
Entertainment experience preferred, but not required.
Self-starter, pro-active, highly motivated and detail oriented with a personal commitment to excellence.
SS&E is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Nothing contained in this job description is intended to be a contract of employment, nor does any information contained herein represent a guarantee of employment for a specific duration. Your employment with SS&E is “at will”, which means that either you or SS&E may terminate the relationship at any time.
External Company Name: Spurs Sports and Entertainment
External Company URL: www.attcenter.com
Street: 13581 Pond Springs Road