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Backup Mascot - Sacramento River Cats (West Sacramento · CA)

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Marketing: Mascot
Job Summary:
The River Cats are looking for a unique individual to assume the role of the River Cats alternate Mascot, “Dinger”. The Back-Up Mascot serves as a primary alternate to the Mascot Coordinator.
Supervisory Responsibilities:
  • Learn the character of Dinger to be able to fill in and perform as Dinger whenever necessary 
  • Perform at a designated number of appearances such as birthday parties, parades, school visits, hospital visits, charitable events and other events coordinated by the Sacramento River Cats. 
  • Provide creative assistance to Mascot Coordinator in the areas of presentation, skits, and appearances. 
  • Distribute promotional giveaways at events, game days and other activations. 
  • Maintain condition of costumes.
  • Assist full-time mascot at designated number of home games.
  • Work as a member of Cat Crew & Street Team to execute promotions and fan engagement during games and community events 
  • Other duties as assigned by Mascot Coordinator
Required Skills/Abilities
  • Must have experience performing, preferably experience as a mascot
  • Must have ability to be trained, coached and critiqued to perform “in character”
  • Be creative and understand non-verbal acting and communication
  • Possess working knowledge of the game of baseball 
  • Must be available to work flexible hours including most home games, nights, and weekends.
  • Must have reliable transportation as well as a valid driver’s license. 
  • Excellent skills in interacting with others. 
  • Must be a great dancer.
Education and Experience:
  • On-the-job training provided
  • Must pass a criminal background check
Physical Requirements:
  • Prolonged periods of standing, walking, stretching, bending, climbing ladders, kneeling, pulling, and dancing.
  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at a time
  • Must be able to work in all types of weather conditions in the costume
Pay Rate: $16.00/hour
The Sacramento River Cats are an equal opportunity employer. The Sacramento River Cats does not discriminate in employment with regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, sex (including sexual harassment), sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status or unfavorable discharge from military service or any other characteristic protected by law.