Employment Opportunities | Hamilton Tiger-Cats
Employment Opportunities



We are looking for a polished, organized, take-charge person to be an integral part of the business operations staff of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Working primarily with the Tiger-Cats senior executive team, this person will report directly the President and CEO of the organization.

To thrive in this role, you should be:

  • A dynamic individual with a positive attitude;
  • Social in nature with an approachable manner;
  • Extremely well organized;
  • Skilled in executing and overseeing events;
  • Disciplined and self-motivated;
  • Engaged and excited by technology and social media;
  • Willing to be part of a team that works hard.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Manage relationships with internal and external individuals and organizations on behalf of the CEO
  • Create and execute events;
  • Manage communication among the CEO and executive team members;
  • Compose and edit communications to both internal and external stakeholders;
  • Manage the prioritization and execution of numerous day-to-day tasks;
  • Provide administrative support to the CEO and other executive team members;
  • Support gameday execution at all Tiger-Cats home games.


The organization is seeking a new Business Operations Coordinator reporting to the Chief Executive Officer who will be an integral part of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats organization. An attractive compensation package will be provided including a competitive salary and benefits.

Interested candidates should apply on LinkedIn or forward their resume to Lyndsay Boyd at lboyd@ticats.ca. 

Please quote “Business Operations Coordinator” in the subject line of your email. We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Resumes will not be accepted from recruitment agencies. 


The Tiger-Cats are currently seeking a creative, technically savvy team player for this full-time entry level position. The Ticats are looking for someone to assist in the creation of high impact segments for Ticats TV and our gameday videoboard show. You must be an enthusiastic, upbeat person willing to learn and go deep to complete a project on a deadline. You will be required to work all home games and other events as they occur.

Knowledge & Skills

• Video production procedures and principles (shooting, lighting, editing).
• Mastery of After Effects, Premiere, Illustrator, Photoshop.
• File compression, codecs, graphics manipulation.
• Knowledge of professional television production equipment.
• Ability to work in a fast-paced live broadcast control room.
• Comfortable in a Mac environment.
• Ability to troubleshoot audio and video equipment.
• Remain current on editing trends and technology advancement.
• Basic knowledge of CFL football.


• Operate audio and video equipment.
• Interact professionally with players and clients to produce desired video piece.
• Perform post production tasks: logging footage, creating graphics, colour correction, audio editing,
special effects, compressing video, uploading, DVD authoring.
• Gameday playback operation.

Education and Experience

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in a video editing environment while demonstrating competence in all areas of video production. A background in video/animation from an accredited institution would be appropriate.

Interested candidates should forward a link to their demo reel along with their resume to:

Taylor Iannarilli
Senior Coordinator, Video Production
Hamilton Tiger-Cats Football Club



Summary: The Hamilton Tiger-Cats are looking for energetic, passionate, and dedicated individuals to join our Customer Assistance Team (C.A.T. Team) in one of our numerous roles as the official game day ambassadors of Tiger-Cats Football. Successful applicants will join our Team in providing world-class guest experience throughout the 2015 season at Tim Hortons Field in Hamilton, ON.

Those selected for an interview will be considered for the following roles:

  • Ticket Takers
  • In-Bowl and Concourse Ushers
  • Guest Services Staff
  • Game Day Retail Staff
  • Promotions Team

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Meet and greet all guests with a friendly and helpful attitude
  • Be personal and proactive in providing top notch customer service and hospitality
  • Retain an extensive knowledge of the team, Tim Hortons Field layout, key venue attractions, seating sections, key venue personnel identity, and emergency procedures
  • Work in a variety of weather conditions, including the possibility of inclement weather

Ideal candidates possess:

  • A charismatic, cheerful, and energetic personality
  • Passion for football, the CFL, the Tiger-Cats, and the Hamilton community
  • A commitment to make a difference through world-class customer service for all guests
  • An ability to work well under pressure, while remaining calm in all situations
  • Strong verbal communication skills and problem solving ability

C.A.T. Team Requirements:

  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must be able to stand for 3 consecutive hours
  • Must be able to work 90% of Tiger-Cats events (includes playoff games, concerts)
  • Must comply with all Tiger-Cats personal hygiene and grooming guidelines

Staff will be provided with:

  • An exciting work environment
  • C.A.T. Team uniform (polo, jacket, hat)
  • Training and team building activities
  • Pay rate starting at $11/hour
  • An opportunity to work concerts and other events at Tim Hortons Field
  • Earn Your S.T.R.I.P.E.S. Reward Program and season end party

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and résumé to jobs@ticats.ca

Please reference “C.A.T. Team - Your Name” in the subject heading. Please also indicate the top three positions you are interested in. We will do our best to place you in a role of your choosing that best suits your abilities. The Tiger-Cats thank you for your interest in being part of our Team. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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