Published on 04/18/2024Medieval 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

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