Nickelodeon Universe Hiring Performers

Mall of America/Nickelodeon Universe is holding auditions for performer positions. Primary duties include wearing a full body character costume and acting as a character escort. Occasional opportunities possible to emcee events, host games and dance.


  • Applicants must be between 4’11” and 5’9” with a slim/athletic build (to fit in full body costumes). Strong need for performers between 5' and 5'4".
  • Character work involves heavy costumes and heat along with direct guest interaction. Physical fitness and friendly, enthusiastic and responsible demeanor are essential.
  • Some weekend availability is required.


Go to and fill out an application. After applying, Employment Services (952-883-8560) will contact you to set up an audition time. Auditions will be improv based, scheduled around your availability.


Contact information

Mall of America
Amelia English
Web site

Respond by
Saturday, August 31
Posted April 30