Job Description Summary: Job ID:5847 Unclassified- Temporary - PT Serve as an announcer for various sporting events. This position specifically supports the mission of the University and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics by assisting in institutional compliance with NCAA and Conference rules and regulations.
THIS IS IN-GAME ANNOUNCING, NOT RADIO OR BROADCAST PLAY-BY-PLAY.
Please include audio mp3 file of your announcing ability. This must be received before application will be considered. Send audio file to Phil Johnson, 230 Millett Hall, 500 E. Sycamore St., Oxford, OH 45056.
Also, please send answers to the following questions to Phil Johnson via email at email@example.com:
1. Have you previously worked as an Announcer? 2. For which sports do you have working knowledge? 3. Where did you gain your work experience, and at what level (high school, collegiate, professional)?
Duties/Physical Demands: Narrate game events, provide statistics and make announcements from a neutral viewpoint. Provide information to spectators including emergencies, policies/procedures, and general event updates.
OEEO Statement: The University is committed to equal opportunity, affirmative action, and eliminating discrimination and harassment. Miami University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, military status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or protected veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, programs or employment practices. Requests for reasonable accommodations/or disabilities related to employment should be directed to ADAFacultyStaff@MiamiOH.edu or 513-529-3560. Miami University's Annual Security and Fire Safety Report with information on campus crime, fires, and safety may be found at: http://miamioh.edu/campus-safety/annual-report/. Hard copy available upon request. A criminal background check is required. All campuses are smoke and tobacco free campuses
Minimum Qualifications: Requires a high school diploma or equivalent Ability to attend all trainings and pre-event meetings, must be available for the majority of Miami home athletic events. (Includes nights, weekends, and holidays) Experience with a variety of microphone systems Strong knowledge of NCAA rules and positions for a variety of collegiate sports Must be able to follow a timeline and be alert at all times during events. Speak clearly, announce/Pronounce complex names, must be comfortable with speaking/announcing to crowds of 3000+, strong written and oral communication skills
Internal Number: 5847
About Miami University
“Miami University, a student-centered public university founded in 1809, has built its success through an unwavering commitment to liberal arts undergraduate education, with complementary quality graduate programs, and the active engagement of its students in both curricular and co-curricular life. With a student body of 16,000, Miami effectively combines a wide range of strong academic programs with faculty who love to teach and the personal attention ordinarily found only at much smaller institutions. Faculty and staff are highly valued for their contributions toward the Miami experience. Employees enjoy a competitive benefits package and stable work environment as they work to support the university’s educational mission.
Miami’s main campus is located in Oxford, Ohio, 35 miles northwest of Cincinnati, with regional campuses located in Hamilton and Middletown, Ohio, and a center in Luxembourg. Known as one of the most beautiful campuses in the nation, Miami, the nation's tenth oldest public university, is recognized for its striking red brick Georgian-style architecture and tree-shaded lawns. Take a Virtual Tour from our website.”