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Mascot 2021 with Dallas Wings/Full Court Partners in Arlington · TX

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Marketing: Mascot
Overview:
Lightning is the official mascot for the Dallas Wings of the WNBA. We are looking for energetic men and women 18 years of age or older with mascot experience to be the talent behind Lightning for the Dallas Wings.  

The ideal candidate will provide entertainment as our official mascot performer at all 16 home games, plus playoffs, and all outside community appearances. During the games and outside events, the mascot will work closely with the Flight Crew or promotional team, to keep the energy high and ensure our fans have a memorable experience at every game. 

Our ideal mascot performer is:
  • Professional 
  • Energetic/enthusiastic
  • Entertaining 
  • Creative
  • Friendly/polite
  • Approachable

Requirements:
  • Work all 16 home games
  • Flexibility to work nights and weekends
  • Must be available to arrive 2-3 hours before tipoff
  • Most games average about 5 hours, possibly more with overtime games etc.
  • Must be in good physical shape

Responsibilities:
  • Interact with fans throughout the game to promote the Wings brand and enhance the fan experience at College Park Center
  • Participate in pre-game ceremonies and in-game promotions with great stage presence 
  • Motivate and energize fans throughout the game to keep the entertainment level in a positive and professional manner
  • Initiate chants, claps and cheers to get the crowd excited during key basketball moments
  • Create, innovate and improvise in-game performances and fan interactions
  • Preserve the identity of our mascot without deviating from established character including:
  • Body language/ mannerisms
  • Communicating and expressing yourself non-verbally
  • Manage and maintain Lightning costume, props and other items
  • Represent the organization professionally and appropriately at all times, inside and outside the costume
  • Other duties as assigned

Skills/Qualifications:
  • Must be comfortable and have experience performing in front of large crowds
  • Must be in good physical condition with the ability to work in a costume for hours at a time
  • Must work well in a team environment
  • Previous customer service experience is preferred
  • Must have a positive attitude with fans and team personnel
  • Must have creativity and an ability to communicate through body language

The mascot position is a part-time/seasonal position and we do request that your available for all 16 home games. 

We look forward to you spending your summer with us at the Dallas Wings. 

Job Questions:

  1. Can you meet the physical requirements of the job as listed in the description?

  2. Are you able to work days, nights, weekends, and holidays?

  3. Do you have any mascot experience?

  4. Is an hourly wage of up to $12 acceptable?





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