Men's Basketball Public Address Announcer

Fairfax, VA
Commensurate with education and experience.
Nov 03, 2021
Dec 14, 2021
Analyst, Research
Full Time
Men's Basketball Public Address Announcer

The George Mason University, Intercollegiate Athletic Department, a NCAA Division I institution and member of the Atlantic 10 Conference, is seeking qualified applicants for the Men's Basketball Public Address Announcer part-time position. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.

About the Position:

The Public Address Announcer is responsible for game day announcing for George Mason University intercollegiate basketball games.


  • Read pre-game announcements, introduction of the National Anthem and player introductions;
  • Read in-game announcements of game events, and scripted announcements during stoppages of play;
  • Read halftime announcements including game statistics and promotional events;
  • Read post-game announcements as directed;
  • As directed by the designated game manager, provides announcements to crowd during the game to ensure a healthy, competitive atmosphere exists for all home athletic contests

Required Qualifications:

  • Previous sports announcing experience;
  • Strong attention to detail;
  • Expressive but clear and controlled vocal skills;
  • Varied vocal delivery based on game situation;
  • Advanced knowledge of NCAA Division I Basketball;
  • Flexibility to work: nights, weekends, holidays, post season games and other non-game day events;
  • Prior experience as a public address announcer and/or on-air talent on television or radio.

For full consideration, applicants must apply at ; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

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