Summer Jobs | Conferences and Events!

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Looking for a summer job?

Conferences and Events is seeking a qualified candidate to employ over the summer!

This position will report to the Assistant Director of Conferences & Events. These duties include, but are not limited to:

1) Onsite event support for conferences, and events on campus.

2) Onsite event support for the athletic camps, clinics, and competitions on campus.

3) Assist in the physical setup of events on campus.

4) Assist with residence halls’ setup for overnight clients.

5) Assist with the hospitality and linen distribution.

6) Inventory of linen and supplies.

7) Creation of signage for each group.

8) Other duties as assigned.


1) Able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. consistently, which requires lifting, carrying, reaching, kneeling, climbing, bending, and twisting. 

2) Valid driver’s license. Helpful but not required

3) Experience with catering events, but not required.

Assets for a qualified candidate

-Excellent organizational skills, computer, telephone, and people skills.

-Demonstrate ability to create, organize, and carry out detailed plans with accuracy and attention to detail.

-Possess interpersonal, problem solving and multitasking skills.

-Able to work independently and in a team environment with minimal direct supervision.

-Attention to customer service, and satisfaction are essential. Ability to represent the department and University to outside groups.

-Work with a variety of people in a positive, professional and effective manner with those such as outside clients, interior and exterior vendors, administration, staff, faculty and students.

-Cheerful and helpful attitude.

-Working knowledge of office systems including Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Publisher and Canva.

-Positive attitude, dependability and a sense of humor.

-Able and willing to work in a fast pace and sometimes physically demanding position.

-Excellent attendance and punctuality.

-Ability to work a flexible schedule, when necessary, including evenings, weekends and holidays.