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Entertainment Team Member - San Antonio Spurs (San Antonio · TX)

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Facility Operations/Event Staff: Game Day/Event Staff

Overview

Spurs Sports & Entertainment (SS&E) are looking for passionate performers to join our team! Spurs entertainment team members have the opportunity to entertain Spurs fans at Spurs home games, special events, and appearances around all of San Antonio and central Texas areas.  These members will serve as representatives of SS&E during the NBA pre-season, regular season, and playoff season, if applicable.  Entertainment team positions are responsible for maintaining a high level of physical fitness, assisting with crowd and on-court activations, performing at Spurs home games, community appearances and events while supporting the organization’s overall creative vision that promotes quality fan entertainment and fan interaction within the sports industry.  They must always display an energetic, enthusiastic, positive and friendly, professional and outgoing attitude towards all individuals at Spurs games and appearances. 

Responsibilities

  1. Engage, motivate and energize Spurs fans at all assigned Spurs home games, special events and appearances through unique performances and interactive elements.
  2. Display professionalism while engaging fans in an entertaining way at all assigned appearances in the community.
  3. Support the Game Presentation department with selecting and preparing contestants and activating and executing all on-court, in-crowd and in-arena promotions.
  4. Organize and support the upkeep of all game and team props to keep them in working order and in good condition.  Store game props and entertainment related equipment appropriately after each event.
  5. Prioritize image impact by caring for and cleaning all uniform pieces to ensure they are performance ready.
  6. Maintain reliability and responsiveness by attending all scheduled games and appearances, team meetings and practices.  Communicate in advance, if there is a need to adjust schedule.
  7. Adhere to all rules and guidelines as stated in the Entertainment Team Rules & Guidelines.
  8. Other duties as assigned, related to in-game entertainment or team appearances.

Qualifications

  • Will be at least 18 years of age as of October 12, 2022.
  • Must display an energetic, positive attitude and use excellent customer service skills.
  • Able to display skills related to athletics, cheerleading, tumbling, dancing, break dancing, stunting, tricking, martial arts, acrobatics/gymnastics, pep squad and/or a related experience.
  • Ability to perform in front of a variety and quantity of fans, (up to 18,000) on a regular basis.
  • Ability to work with a diverse group of people – all types of styles, personalities and backgrounds.
  • Possess reliable form of transportation.
  • Availibility to work the 2021-2022 NBA season, including a minimum of 25 Spurs home games and 10 community events and appearances.
  • Flexibility to work scheduled shifts on weeknights, weekends, and/or holidays; events assigned by supervisor.
  • Ability to attend all assigned team meetings, practice sessions and home games played by the Spurs during the 2021-2022 season.
  • Able to stand/sit/walk for long periods.
  • Able to kneel, crouch, lift/push/pull 50lbs on a regular basis.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Able to implement last minute feedback, as needed.
  • Current involvement in professional work experience and/or seeking higher education is preferred.


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