Merlin Entertainments

Mascot (Skin Performer)

Location (Country-County-City) UK--London
Job ID
Employment Type
Guaranteed Hours (Europe Only)
Offer/Contract Type
Fixed End Date/Seasonal
Location Name
Shrek's Adventure! London

Roles & Responsibilities

Do you measure up? We’re looking for people between the height of 6’0” – 6’4” to be the star of the show and play Shrek himself!


This exciting role will involve elite visitor interaction, so improvisational skills are a must! You will also be required to act as a buddy for our onsite characters, as well as displaying a great sense of humour at the meet and greet points.


This is a 6-month contract, and we have various contracts available.  Due to the 7 day nature of the business shifts will include weekends, bank holidays and peak holiday seasons.


To be considered, please attach your CV - including your height clearly detailed.

Qualification & Experience

What we are looking for

  • A real flair for improvisation as interacting with our diverse range of guests is a big part of the role
  • A flexible approach to the hours you work
  • Naturally bring a positive, upbeat and team spirited personality
  • To be comfortable wearing a costume whilst interacting with guests 
  • Due to the limits of the character costumes, your height must be within the following height range: 6’1" to 6'4


What's in it for you


Alongside a Shrek-ceptional working environment you’ll also receive:

  • Fortnightly pay
  • 25% discount in our retail shops and restaurants and 40% off LEGO online
  • Merlin Magic Pass - giving you free tickets to all our attractions worldwide for you, your family, and friends every year
  • Discounted rates at Merlin hotels all over the world
  • Hotel stay discounts
  • O2 discount
  • Employee pricing up to 55% off cinema tickets

Pay Range

From GBP £11.92/Hr.


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