Events and Competitive Exhibits Coordinator

Job Description

Fairgrounds
Position: Events and Competitive Exhibits Coordinator
Starting Salary: $21.70 per hour
Location: Fairgrounds
Employment Type: Full-time (40hrs/wk.); Benefits Apply
Open until filled
Job Summary: Perform a variety of specialized and highly responsible duties related to all aspects of the Walla Walla Fairgrounds event rentals and Walla Walla Fair and Frontier Days Competitive Exhibits. Assist Fairgrounds Manager and staff with year-round events and Fair Office regular duties. This position requires a highly responsible individual with computer and office/bookkeeping skills and the ability and experience to work well with the public and other employees. Individual must have the ability to do multiple tasks, in a fast-paced environment under sometimes stressful conditions. Independent discretion and judgment are required in applying guidelines to work situations. Work schedule does require some overtime and occasional weekends and/or evenings.
Working Conditions: Typical work is performed in an office setting which requires sitting and standing for extended periods, walking, bending, lifting up to twenty (20) pounds and driving small-motorized equipment. There is also outside work in summer weather and in barnyard environment. Periods of physical work as needed for events and Fair set-up and take-down. Work schedule does require some overtime and occasional weekends or evenings.
Minimum Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent. Two (2) years of administrative office support experience. Familiarity with fairs/fairgrounds is a plus. Supervisory experience preferred. Agricultural experience desired.
Application: County application, resume and cover letter required. Visit the County website at www.co.walla-walla.wa.us to download a copy of the job descripion, application and apply online. Mailing address: Human Resources, PO Box 1506, Walla Walla, WA 99362, fax 509-524-2603, voice 509-524-2600 or email hr@co.walla-walla.wa.us
SELECTION IS BASED ON QUALIFICATIONS, BACKGROUND CHECK, DRIVING RECORD CHECK, AND ORAL INTERVIEW.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER / ADA COMPLIANT

Type: Full-time
Pay: $21.70 per HOUR

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