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Location: City of Manhattan, Manhattan, KS 66502
Job Status: Not Specified
Status: Accepting Applications
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Job Description

Flint Hills Discovery Center Event Staff           

Starting Salary: $9.25/hr 

We are seeking event staff to work at events throughout the year.

Position Description: Our Event Staff duties include but are not limited to setup and breakdown of tables, chairs, and other items at events; cleaning and trash removal; and interacting with clients and guests in a courteous, professional manner. Part-time, hours vary;some limited hours of daytime, late afternoons, late evening and weekends are a must.  Must be able so lift up to 50 pounds and move furniture. Event Staff must be able to communicate effectively during what can be fast paced and high demand situations.  We are looking for applicants who are team oriented, possess strong customer service skills and a positive attitude.  

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age. (Temporary/Seasonal)

Open Until Filled