Rally Raider/SSC Mascot

Seminole State College of Florida (Sanford)

United States

August 21, 2021

Description

Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in career opportunities at Seminole State College of Florida!

The health and well-being of our applicants, faculty, staff, and students is of the utmost importance and the College is continuously monitoring the rapidly changing situation with the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Although our College campuses and the Office of Human Resources are physically closed at this time, we remain open remotely to support our applicants, faculty, staff, and students.

Please note that at this time we may only have a limited number of job openings; however, we will continue to post essential positions as needed, so please check back frequently to review our job opportunities.

Additionally, during this time our recruitment and selection process may be a bit delayed; however, please feel free to contact one of our HR Employment team members if you have any questions.

We thank you again for your interest in joining the Seminole State team and hope you stay well!

Position Title Rally Raider/SSC Mascot

Job Requisition Number 104223 Date Posted July 22, 2021 Closing Date Ongoing Position Type STDNT Department Student Life Pay Benefits and Work Schedule

This is a temporary part-time student pool postion limited to applicants who are current students of Seminole State College enrolled in at least one course.

$9.58 per hour for approximately 5-10 hours per month.

Applicants must complete the entire online application and include work history even if attaching a resume.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS (To ensure full consideration all of the following documents must be attached to the application prior to the closing date):

  • Resume
  • TO ATTACH DOCUMENTS :

  • From the Seminole State College Home page, scroll to the bottom and click on Employment
  • Under Job Seekers, click on Complete or Review an Existing Application ; sign in or create an account with username and password
  • Click on My Activities on the top bar; go to My Cover Letters and Attachments section
  • Click Add Attachments to attach documents.
  • Note: Certain functions of the application process work best in Internet Explorer.

    Responsibilities

    DESCRIPTION: This position serves as the official goodwill ambassador for the College and promotes school spirit for the College and athletic teams through appearances at games, College and community events.

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 1. Performs as the “Rally Raider” Mascot in uniform at games and events to encourage participation of fans, students and the community. 2. Appears at press and charity events sponsored by the College. 3. Works in conjunction with the College's public relations, community relations and Athletic Department to be informed and ready to represent the College. 4. Participates in the filming of commercials and other promotional videos. 5. Distributes promotional items, such as T-shirts, water bottles and other College items. 6. Performs other duties as may be required or assigned.

    REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Must be a current student of Seminole State College enrolled in at least one course. 2. Graduation from an accredited high school or possession of an acceptable equivalency diploma. 3. Due to costume restrictions, must be able to fit in costume and should be between 5'9” to 6'2” tall, with a medium frame and be able to support the costume weighing approximately 10 lbs.

    DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Experience working in customer service or entertainment/hospitality industry. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: 1. Must possess an outgoing personality with the ability to provide excellent customer service and positive, respectful interaction with fans, students, staff and members of the community. 2. Ability to assume the character of “Rally Raider” as outlined by Student Development and in keeping with the Core Values of the College. 3. Must be in good physical condition to wear costume, stand and walk and be active for extended periods of time. 4. Ability to assess individual social clues and level of interaction desired by fans. 5. Ability to work well in a highly collaborative and team-oriented environment. 6. Ability to work in a flexible and fast paced environment, exercising good judgment and discretion without close supervision. 7. Committed to working in a multicultural environment.

    WORK ENVIRONMENT and SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS: 1. Works primarily outdoors in full costume and is exposed to sun, heat and other weather conditions. 2. Wears the Rally Raider costume that weighs up to 50 pounds. 3. Ability to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends. 4. Travels to and from College campuses and events.

    This description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by their supervisor.

    Conditions of Employment

    Finalists and individuals recommended for employment at Seminole State College may be subject to background investigations and fingerprinting in compliance with Florida Statute 1001.64; and Seminole State College Policy 1.020; 2.020. Criminal background checks and fingerprinting will be conducted for all new employees, and for rehired employees who have had a break in service for one year or more. The Office of Human Resources will determine which background checks shall be conducted for each position, based upon its review of job descriptions and the responsibilities of the position. These include, but are not limited to, positions that have access to money, master keys, security- sensitive areas and confidential information; positions that have the capability to create, delete, and alter records; and positions that are responsible for the care and instruction of children. The College will conduct various types of background checks which may include, but are not limited to: criminal background, credit check, driver's license check, previous employment and references.

    How to Apply

    TO ATTACH ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTS:

  • From the Seminole State College Home page, scroll to the bottom and click on Employment
  • Under For Job Seekers , click on Complete or Review an Existing Application
  • Select either Sign In with existing username and password or New User to create an account
  • Click on My Job Applications to view applied jobs, resumes and attachments
  • Click on the + symbol under My Cover Letters and Attachments to attach documents.
  • Equal Employment Opportunity

    Seminole State College is an equal opportunity employer and strictly prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, pregnancy, national origin, ethnicity, age, sex, gender, veterans' or military status, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, marital status, or any other factor protected under applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules, and regulations in its programs, activities, and employment.

    Other Information

    VETERANS' PREFERENCE

    Seminole State College of Florida adheres to Florida's Veteran's Preference laws by providing preference in hiring to covered job applicants. Moreover, in recognition of the valuable contributions made by veterans, the College also considers any applicant's military service background when filling job positions not covered by Veteran's Preference laws.

    To claim Veteran's Preference for eligible positions, a copy of your DD-214 form, Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty must be uploaded and attached to your application to claim Veterans' Preference.

    HOLDERS OF DEGREES FROM INSTITUTIONS OUTSIDE THE USA:

    Individuals who have completed college or university course work at an institution in a country other than the United States are required to obtain a complete evaluation of foreign transcripts and degrees. Foreign transcripts should be evaluated by one of the organizations approved by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services.

    This evaluation must be submitted at the time of application. We recommend World Education Services at P.O. Box 5087, Bowling Green Station, New York, NY 10274-5087, telephone (212) 966-6311 or email address www. wes.org. The interview process may be delayed until such a review has been completed.

    Note: Certain functions of the application process work best in Internet Explorer.

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    Contact

    Human Resources Seminole State College 100 Weldon Boulevard Sanford, FL 32773-6199 Phone: 407.708.2195 Fax: 407.708.2425

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