Scottsdale, Ariz. – The Arizona Rattlers are seeking talented and enthusiastic individuals to audition to be the team’s PA announcer for the 2012 season. Auditions will be held on Saturday, February 25 from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. at US Airways Center. Candidates must possess strong ad-lib skills, knowledge of Arena Football League rules and work all home games. Auditions are open to the public.
Minimum qualifications include at least two years of experience in any of the following areas, public address announcing, broadcasting and/or performing arts.
Qualified candidates should send a resume and a sample of work prior to auditions for review to KHelt@azrattlers.com or drop off at US Airways Center (201 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix). Preferred formats include: DVD, link to any online samples (i.e. YouTube, Vimeo, online portfolio, etc) or digital file (mp4, .mov or other standard video files).
The PA announcer will kick off their first official appearance when the Rattlers host the Milwaukee Mustangs on March 17.
The Arizona Rattlers are Arizona’s professional Arena Football League team in their 25th season, with 17 franchises from coast to coast. The team made its sixth ArenaBowl appearance after a 54-48 victory over the Chicago Rush in last season’s Conference Final game. see team's website