WATERLOO, Ont. (March 17, 2017) - Wilfrid Laurier Athletics and Recreation is looking for a new student to take over the role of the Hawk mascot for the 2017-18 season.
The applicant should be an enthusiastic Golden Hawk supporter who is looking to make a presence at Laurier varsity games & other non-sport related events. You must be able to motivate and encourage the crowd during these events. The Hawk is always energetic, extremely outgoing and always ready to put on a show. Candidates must be able to work evenings and some weekends.Duties include:
- Committing for the entire 2017-18 school year, covering approximately 30 events, including all home football games which get underway on Sunday, August 27
- Assist with the promotions of events
- Liase with fans (especially children), teams and staff
- Build in-game excitement & atmosphereIdeal candidate will display the following traits:
- Outgoing, enthusiatic, independent and creative
- Ability to perform in front of large crowds
- Due to the size of the uniform, the applicant should be between 5’8”and 6’2” tall
- Ability to skate
- An understanding of the secrecy that is involved with being the Hawk
Interested applicants can send a resume and cover letter to Ted Collins
, Coordinator, Game Day Operations, (firstname.lastname@example.org) by Wednesday, March 29.