Gee-Gee the Mascot

Posting Dates: 
Friday, March 10, 2017 - 00 to Friday, December 1, 2017 - 00
Number of Positions: 
1
Department: 
Communications, Marketing and IT
Duration: 
Until March 2018
Hourly Rate: 
$15/hr
Job Description: 

The last time you were at a sporting event did you spot the mascot out of the corner of your eye and wonder just how much fun they were having? Now you can find out! The Gee-Gees are searching for an enthusiastic, dependable, organized, outgoing and motivated individual to provide top quality fun and entertainment as the team’s mascot.

As the mascot you will:

  • attend Gee-Gees games and other special events
  • provide entertainment and interact with fans to create positive school spirit
  • distribute promotional items designed to increase school spirit and attendance at games and events
  • maintain confidentiality
  • represent the University of Ottawa in a positive way
  • assist with event set-up and tear-down as required
  • have fun!

* Please note that the Gee-Gees mascot will be making appearances on campus weekdays, evenings and would mostly work weekends, so you will need to have a flexible schedule.

Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated independence, strong interpersonal skills and teamwork
  • Outgoing personality with a willingness and desire to have fun
  • Motivated individual with a desire to gain experience in enhancing school spirit
  • Experience in dance, theatre or tumbling is an asset
  • Comfortable with bringing a character to life and making larger than life movements
  • Ability to communicate non-verbally and create spontaneous crowd interaction
  • Athletic and physically fit, able to stand for long periods of time
Send resume to: 

Please submit a cover letter and resume to ggfan@uOttawa.ca for consideration.

We will only contact candidates selected for further consideration.