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Public Address Announcer

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Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Public Address Announcer
Campus Bangor
Posting Number 201100383
Full or Part Time Part-Time
Position End Date (if temporary)
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt
Benefits Eligible Yes

Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary

Husson University is seeking part-time hourly applicants to work in the Sports Information Department.

Duties and Responsibilities

Duties and responsibilites include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Experience in any/all of the following:

• Serve as an announcer for various sports events
• Familiarity with/ability to learn sports statistics software (i.e., Presto, Stat Crew)
• Flexibility to work events (nights and weekends)
• Experience with a variety of microphone systems
• Experience with broadcasting live events or covering event play-by-play action
• Familiarity with social media
• Creative work for marketing including web, print, and electronic outlets, publications, programs, recruiting materials
• Organizational skills to keep public information current (i.e., game results, recognition and awards, schedules)
• Ability to show up at events at least 30 minutes in advance and help with postgame breakdown
• Speak clearly and announce/pronounce complex names
• Must be comfortable with speaking/announcing to crowds
• Strong written and oral communication skills

Education and Experience

Education: B.A. or B.S. degree required

Experience: Work experience in at least one of the following areas is required: sports information, sports journalism, prior experience as a sports PA announcer, play by play announcer, or tv/radio announcer. Experience with but not required for the following sports: football, soccer, field hockey, volleyball, basketball, lacrosse, baseball and softball.

Knowledge, Skills and/or Abilities: A pleasant voice, calm attitude, descriptive ability, good vision and the ability to present an unbiased perspective.

Must possess attention to detail and adhere to deadlines. Must also have the ability to manage time and positively interact with others.

Physical Requirements

The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. Will require working nights and weekends. Will work both indoor and outdoor events in all weather conditions.

Posting Detail Information

EEO Statement
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
Quick Link to Posting http://husson.peopleadmin.com/postings/1090

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Philosophy of Education
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
  4. Other Document
  5. Letter of Recommendation 1
  6. Letter of Recommendation 2
  7. Letter of Recommendation 3