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Student Employee

Application Deadline

Ongoing pool




Student Employment -


The Lynx Mascot Handler will escort the Lynx mascot around at athletic games and other college and community events as needed.


  • Attend events on and off campus as the mascot’s handler
  • Interact with audience members and attendees to get people excited
  • Assist the mascot with getting into and out of the costume
  • Assist with cleaning and maintaining the costume

Job Requirements


  • Excellent interpersonal skills and an outgoing personality
  • Great communication skills and ability to interact with the public
  • Must be courteous, friendly, reliable and punctual
  • Willingness to represent Carroll Community College in a positive manner
  • Ability to work some nights and weekends




Hours will vary from week to week. This is an on-call position that is usually only needed for an hour at a time during games and special events.

Directions to Apply

  • Candidates must complete Carroll’s online application to be considered
  • Complete the online Student Employment Application
  • Indicate the department(s) for which you are applying. Only one application is needed
  • Complete the FAFSA for Federal Work Study Positions
  • Be registered for at least six credits with a 2.0 GPA
  • If eligible, your application will be forwarded to supervisors with open positions
  • The application will be held for one year, July 1 to June 30

What to Expect

  • Interview with the hiring supervisor for the position of interest.
  • If selected, you and your supervisor must complete all federal, state and college forms. This document is obtained from your supervisor or the Human Resources webpage.
  • Complete and submit all federal, state, and college employment forms. The I-9 is submitted to your supervisor and the other forms are submitted to
  • Create a work schedule with your supervisor that does not conflict with your class schedule.
  • When all forms are turned in you and your supervisor will be notified so a start date can be established.

Carroll Community College is committed to creating a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment. Carroll Community College is committed to Equal Opportunity Employment.