Published on 10/18/2023Medieval Times - Schaumburg, IL
Full TimeFully on-site
The Squire is a role that is played during live-action performances in front of a crowd. The Squire contributes to the overall show quality by consistently maintaining a standard of excellence in assisting the Knights in various capacities during the show.
- Two complimentary tickets to the show upon hire
- Complimentary tickets on your birthday and during the holiday season
- Opportunities for advancement
- Tuition reimbursement
- Gym reimbursement
- Discount on show tickets
- Discounts on Merchandise
- Opportunities to cross train departments
- Fun environment
- Teamwork driven
- Flexible hours
- Assists the Knights by handing out and picking up weapons, cleaning up debris and horse manure, and assisting with bringing horses in and out of the arena during the show
- Assists in maintaining, repairing, and painting weapons and props
- Assists with maintaining the appearance of the arena
- Displays an aptitude and ability to handle horses
- Assists with getting the horses ready and dressed to perform in the show
- Assists with care and feeding of the horses in the stables
- Assist with special functions, shows, groups and/or individual guests as required
- Supports marketing functions and other offsite events as needed
- Performs additional duties as assigned
- Ability to pass a pre-employment physical abilities exam
- Physical agility, ability to perform all physical requirements of the show
- Ability to work with and around horses
- Physical ability to stand, walk and run for extended periods on uneven surfaces and in the sand
- Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
- Ability to communicate with Team Members and Guests
- Ability to work varied hours/days, including nights, weekends and holidays, as needed
- Ability to work within a team environment
- High school diploma or equivalent
About Medieval Times
Not just a job. A culture of chivalry.
Our team members are a valued part of Medieval Times. Together, we are able to make our Castles a bustling destination that engages all who walk through the gates.
Medieval Times is the #1 Dinner Attraction in North America, transporting guests to 11th Century Spain with an epic tournament and feast.
At Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament, more than 2,000 full- and part-time professionals bring the enchanting experience to life.
We have a wide range of needs at each of our nine locations across the United States and one Castle in Canada. Become one of our treasured team members and enjoy a career in an electric environment where you’re supported so you can freely explore your talents.
Location2001 N. Roselle Road, Schaumburg, IL 60195