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Mascot Handler & On-Call Performer (PART-TIME) - Pittsburgh Steelers (Pittsburgh · PA)

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Marketing: Mascot
The Pittsburgh Steelers are searching for an enthusiastic and motivated candidate to assist with our growing mascot program. This position would mainly be responsible for attending public appearances with Steely McBeam and might occasionally be called upon to perform for appearance requests. The ideal candidate would have an outgoing, high-energy personality and enjoy interacting with fans of all ages. 
Job Responsibilities:
  • Attend appearances with the assigned Steely McBeam performer and assist the performer with the mascot costume when necessary
  • Act as a guide during events and maintain a safe and amicable environment around the mascot at all times
  • Maintain current and develop new relationships within the community
  • Learn from and adapt to the mannerisms and actions of the current mascot performer(s) to align with the team’s branding
Job Requirements:
  • Availability and willingness to work flexible hours, including nights, weekends, and holidays
  • Passionate and dedicated personality
  • Ability to connect and interact with fans from all demographics, event contacts for appearances, and internal staff
  • Ability to problem-solve and act independently with little to no supervision
  • Must be of good moral character and be able to represent the organization in a professional manner at all times
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and provide own transportation to games and events
  • Must be approximately 6-feet tall
  • Must be physically fit and able to stand/walk for extended periods of time in all weather conditions
  • Must be 18 years of age or older and able to pass a background check
  • Must maintain housing within the greater Pittsburgh area year-round
  • Prior mascot experience (collegiate or professional) is preferred
  • Basic understanding of NFL football 

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job Questions:

  1. Do you have a valid driver's license?

  2. Do you have year-round housing available in the Pittsburgh area?

  3. Are you able to work on weekends and evenings required for the events?

  4. Do you have any prior mascot experience (professional or collegiate level)?

  5. How tall are you?