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Gameday Videoboard Operator

Job Title: Gameday Videoboard / Daktronics Operator

Position: Part-Time

Location: Bridgeport CT

Experience Desired: 1 year

Our Game Plan

The Bridgeport Islanders are in search of a Gameday Videoboard Operator to join the Game Presentation Department and enhance the gameday atmosphere and in-game broadcasts. You will have the opportunity to work beside the Manager of game presentation and present graphics and videos on the videoboard at all Bridgeport Islander games. Training will be provided if needed.

How to make the team

Perform all Daktronics videoboard duties during Bridgeport Islander gamedays. The videoboard operator will sit next to the Manager of gameday presentation in the press box and will take instructions directly from them. This position will follow a script during gamedays and will need to take initiative at times.

Show Us You Can

  • IT knowledge
  • Extremely Detail Oriented
  • Strong Ability to Receive Direction in a fast-paced environment
  • Familiarity with Sports Preferred
  • Ability to work irregular hours, including nights, weekends, and holidays
  • Excellent Interpersonal Skills - Must work well with others at all levels of organization
  • Basic knowledge of Ice Hockey rules
  • Prior experience with Gameday entertainment is preferred

What Skills You’ll Use

Accountability: Take complete ownership of your work

Creativity: Contribute to the team with new ideas and concepts

Leadership: Take initiative and display desire to learn

Adaptability: Quickly pivot tasks without sacrificing quality

Teamwork: Showcase a team-first mentality

Enthusiasm: Bring high level of energy and passion each day

Your Equipment

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Flexible schedule. Must be able to work home games, nights, weekends, and holidays as required
  • Willingness for prolonged sitting
  • Equipped to troubleshoot/problem solve and remain calm in challenging situations

Where You’ll Go

Preseason: 2 rehearsals during September and October prior to the season.

During the season: Bridgeport Islanders arena on Gamedays and the day prior for meetings.

What’s In It for You

  • Be a part of a growing Team in the local area
  • Huge experience for future careers in the sport or entertainment industry
  • A fun and exciting atmosphere
  • An enjoyable work area with supportive co-workers

Report to: Manager of Game Presentation

The Fine Print

The Bridgeport Islanders are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our organization. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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Job Details
Date Posted
13 Sept 2023
🇺🇸 Bridgeport, CT, USA
Part Time
Required Experience
1+ year