Mad Jack

Position Description: 

The person who fills the role of Mad Jack will serve as the campus mascot for athletic and other campus events (Preview Days, alumni socials, etc). This person wears the full body suit & head and portrays the caricature of the Mountaineer. In addition to event attendance, this person assists in curation of Mad Jack’s online social media presence. They coordinate with a photographer to capture images to post on his feeds. May be asked to perform other physical activities such as running, jumping or skiing.

Position Qualifications: 
  • Must be enthusiastic and have strong non-verbal communication skills, as Mad Jack does not speak.
  • Must not be claustrophobic and be able to wear a foam muscle inner suit and heavy leather outer suit.
  • Must be eager to be involved on campus, including communicating with various academic departments and/or student organizations.
  • Must be able to manage time efficiently to work on strict deadlines and work independently under minimal supervision.
Application Instructions: 

Send an email to Taylor Cull (tcull@western.edu) stating why you’re interested in the position with a resume attached; or call to set up an appointment (970-943-2293).

Contact Information
Department: 
Marketing Communications
Department Location: 
Taylor Hall L2
Contact Name: 
Taylor Cull
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
970-943-2293
Position Details
Work-Study Type: 
Federal
State
Institutional
Pay Rate: 
$10.25
Semester Start: 
Fall Semester
Spring Semester
Number of Job Openings: 
2
Schedule: 
Varies
Status: 
OPEN
Hours per week: 
2-5