UNIVERSITY SHOUTCASTER & GAMING ASSISTANT - CU ESPORTS
Esports Shoutcaster and Gaming Assistant (Part-Time) - Evening Shift (5:00 PM to 9:00 PM)
Academic Commons Room 131
The Esports Shoutcaster and Gaming Assistant will provide commentary and analysis for the roster of games in which the CU Pickaxes Esports Team competes. This position also will provide support to all Pickaxes players, including checking equipment and supplies.
Daily duties will include:
-- Front desk receptionist duties greeting fellow student gamers.
-- Providing energetic play by play commentary over various esports team games.
-- Working alongside the Pickaxes Coach and players during shoutcasting segments.
-- Basic video and sound editing using Adobe Premiere.
-- Basic PC and console troubleshooting.
-- Maintenance of the Pickaxes facilities and all gaming PCs and consoles, including start-up and shut-down processes.
-- Other special projects as needed.
-- A strong aptitude and knowledge of Esports and play by play announcing.
-- Experience or aptitude to learn the Adobe CC editing suite, with an emphasis on Premiere.
-- Experience or aptitude to learn video streaming and hosting services (Twitch, YouTube, Vimeo).
-- Experience or aptitude to learn audio/visual production equipment.
-- Able to manage work independently and effectively prioritize tasks.
-- Strong skills in working with video and sound equipment (Video Cameras, Microphones, Tripods, etc.)
-- Able to appropriately prioritize work while also providing help with student requests.
The Esports Shoutcaster and Gaming Assistant will be a PC gaming enthusiast and tech savvy team player who is comfortable working independently in an exciting environment. They will be a good listener who can follow Coaching directions and be able to multi-task with ease and be eager to learn quickly.
Additionally, the successful candidate will be able to troubleshoot various PC, console and Windows 10 issues.
About the Pickaxes
Cameron University Esports caters to all students enrolled full time at CU. All students must possess a student I.D. in order to gain entry into the Esports facilities. Our current games includes: League of Legends, Overwatch, Rocket League and Super Smash Bros Ultimate.
We are looking for motivated, enthusiastic individuals with a high-aptitude for PC gaming, super positive attitude, and upbeat personality.