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Posted on: October 14, 2021

We are hiring Event Staff!


We are hiring Event Staff!  This is an exciting opportunity to work Maine Celtics games, performances at Merrill Auditorium, and many more fantastic events. You could be a part of the guest experience at Merrill Auditorium, the James A. Banks Exposition Building, Hadlock Field, Fitzpatrick Stadium, Ocean Gateway, William B. Troubh Ice Arena and other outdoor parks and City properties.

Duties include set-up prior and tear-down following an event, preparing, cooking, taking orders, serving, and distributing food and beverages, ticket taking, parking attendant, cleaning before, during and after events, and crowd management. Excellent communication and customer service skills needed. 

Ability to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays. Must have a valid Class C driver’s license with a good driving record. Offers of employment are contingent upon the completion of a satisfactory criminal background check. Pay rate starting at $14/hour. Accepting applications until vacancies are filled.

 ***COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate*** As a condition of employment, you must demonstrate proof of being fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to start of employment. If you cannot get vaccinated due to a medical condition or a sincerely held religious belief, you may request an exemption as a reasonable accommodation. Failure to provide proof of vaccination will result in your exclusion from employment with the City of Portland.

Apply at:


212 Canco Rd. Suite A Portland, ME 04103

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