Milwaukee Brewers

  • Public Address Announcer

    Job Locations US-WI-Milwaukee
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/7/2019 8:51 AM)
    ID
    2019-1647
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Entertainment
  • Overview

    The Public Address Announcer is responsible for clearly and effectively providing the crowd with information regarding the game and marketing initiatives. The Public Address Announcer is an integral part of the in-game experience, creating a fan friendly and entertainment environment during all Milwaukee Brewers home games.Applicants must include an audio demo reel to be considered.

    Responsibilities

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  Other duties may be assigned.

    • Perform as the Miller Park Public Address Announcer for all Brewers home games (regular season and post-season)
    • Introduce and conclude all Brewers special event postgame shows, such as fireworks, laser shows, or concerts.
    • Voiceover pre-produced videoboard features as needed.
    • Serve the role of Public Address Announcer at Brewers On Deck.

    Qualifications

    Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

    • Please include a link to your audio demo reel with your application. Common sites used for this are Vimeo, YouTube, Google Drive, Dropbox, etc.
    • Strong vocal talent with a unique and definitive personality
    • Strong knowledge of Major League Baseball, including rules and positions; specific knowledge of Milwaukee Brewers is a plus
    • Ability to multi-task in a stressful environment
    • Comfort announcing to large crowds and announcing complex names
    • Must have a flexible schedule including nights, weekends and holidays
    • Keep a professional demeanor with the ability to interact with fans, staff members, players, coaches and front office executives
    • Ability to attend most if not all Brewers home games, arriving two (2) hours before each game

    Education and/or Experience

    Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

     

    Computer Skills  

    To perform the job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Microsoft office software including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook, and Internet Explorer.    

     

    Language Skills                                                

    Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

     

    Mathematical Skills                                                     

    Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

     

    Reasoning Ability      

    Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.  Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.                                                                               

     

    Physical Demands

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

     

    While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and ability to adjust focus.

     

    Work Environment

    The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

     

    While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to outside weather conditions, which may include heat, cold and various forms of precipitation.

    The employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts.

    The noise level in the work environment is usually loud

     

    Work Hours                                                     

    Hours vary according to the game and event schedule.  Maximum of 30 hours per week.

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