Announcer, Event Staff - University of Toronto - Varsity Blues Athletics

Post date: Sep. 13, 2017

Application Deadline: Sep. 29, 2017

Position Start Date: Oct. 16, 2017

Reporting to the Intercollegiate Events Coordinator, the Intercollegiate Event Staff – Announcer will be responsible for announcing game scripts at intercollegiate events (men’s and women’s basketball, volleyball, hockey, soccer, and/or football) for an audience at Varsity Arena, Varsity Stadium or Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport at the University of Toronto.

In addition, the incumbent will have the opportunity to announce at OUA provincial and U SPORTS national championships. Announcers are live in-stadium and deliver opening protocol, starters, activations, player of the game, etc. This role is not a play-by-play commentator role, rather the voice of the Varsity Blues in the venue to a public audience.

Announcers are to demonstrate commentating clearly and succinctly with ease and knowledge of the game. Announcers are to demonstrate professionalism: arrive prior to the start of the event, complete a sound check, review the script, work in a team environment, be adaptable to the changes that occur during a live sporting event, and respect all staff and the University of Toronto community.

Type of Position: Part time
Employment Type: Seasonal
Salary Range: Range: $13.15 - $17.00; varies pending experience.

Contact Details

Contact Name: Kevin Sousa
Location: University of Toronto - St. George Campus
100 Devonshire Place
Toronto, ON M5S2C9
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