Wausau Events Announces Intern Job Posting for 2019
Events Intern/Summer Assistant Wausau Events is looking for an individual to assist in the management of Wausau Events throughout the summer season. This individual will assist with all events organized by Wausau Events from start to finish and aid in developing new programs. This position is 12-20 hours per week, with additional hours the weeks of the Balloon & Rib Fest (July 11-14) and Big Bull Falls Blues Fest (August 16-17). This position pays $15 per hour. Responsibilities Include:
Assist with all events from start to end including set up, on-site support and clean up. These events are: Summer Kickoff Weekend (June 14 & 16), Concerts on the Square (Wednesdays, June 5-August 21), Marketplace Thursdays (Thursdays, June 20-September 29), Balloon & Rib Fest (July 11-14), and Big Bull Falls Blues Fest (August 16-17).
Manual labor including but not limited to hauling garbage cans, setting up and moving equipment, and various tasks as assigned.
Manages the Marketplace Thursdays event every Thursday from start to finish, 7am-2pm or 2pm-9pm
Provides administrative and office support including but not limited to answering phones, responding to inquiries, confirming vendors and greeting visitors
Aids in event planning for future events
Manages the volunteers for all events including recruitment, confirmation and day-of functions
Participates in committee and board meetings
Excellent communication skills
Ability to think on one’s feet and problem solve
Currently enrolled in a post-secondary education institution
Pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in recreation or events management, marketing/communications, or similar area
To Apply: Please submit a cover letter and resume by March 20, 2019 via email to: