PA Announcer Application

The IceRays are just over one month away from the team’s biggest season yet and the 20th Anniversary celebration, and the organization is looking for another voice to lead the team’s in-house entertainment. The IceRays PA Announcer is the voice of IceRays entertainment in the American Bank Center for all 28 home games throughout the season and will be the master of ceremonies on a nightly basis. In addition to live reads of pre-scripted commercials and announcements, the announcer also handles improvised intermission games, such as the Whataburger Ball Drop and H-E-B Minute To Win It, and miscellaneous announcements as required. There is compensation on a per-game basis.

• Must be 18 years of age or older
• Must live in the Corpus Christi area
• Ability to speak clearly and confidently in front of large audiences
• Must be charismatic and command attention both with personality and vocal performance
• Comfortable with both pre-scripted announcements and commercials as well as improvised segments and intermission games
• Must be available for all 28 home games through the 2017-18 season as well as hold availability for potential April playoff games
• Basic knowledge and understanding of hockey is preferred

ex. - prior announcing, hosting, or public entertainment positions