POSITION: Operations / Event Set up
Bayfront Convention Center
Part-time as needed
Operations Manager
$13.00 - $15.00 per hour + Service charge distribution program resulting in averaging an extra $1.00 per hour in pay


The Bayfront Convention Center meets the needs of events of all types and sizes. It is well-suited for conventions, tradeshows, sporting, social, and entertainment events. The operations / event set-up position is a part-time, “hands-on” position assisting with event and building specific operations tasks.


• Must be 18 years or older.

• He/she must have the ability to work safely and efficiently.

• Must have a demonstrated ability to function in a fast paced, high-pressure environment

• Ability to work both independently and as part of team.

• Must have the ability to work flexible schedule including nights, weekends and holidays.


• Set-up and tear down including: risers, chairs, tables, pipe and drape and other items as needed for events at facility

• Execute accurate and timely completion of room sets

• Handle folding chairs, stacking chairs, tables of various shapes and sizes, drapery and skirting.

• Operate an assortment of equipment including: forklifts, pallet jackets and more

• Provide excellent customer service assistance to internal and external clients

• Provide additional duties as directed, primarily in the Operations Housekeeping position

Why You’ll love Erie Events

Many of our jobs fit all kinds of different lifestyles and come with great benefits – Some dependent upon the role, work schedule, or location, and can include the following!

• Competitive wages paid biweekly

• Healthcare (Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription drugs)

• Prescription Reimbursement

• Employer Paid: Life Insurance, Short Term/Long Term Disability

• Additional employee paid Life Insurance

• Flexible Spending Plan

• Flexible hours

• Holiday pay

• Supplemental Pay: Varies per position

• Paid Time Off (PTO) – Applies to Full & Part-time Employees

• Employee Referral Program

• Complementary access to events throughout our four venues!

• Employee Assistance Program – 100% confidential

• 457 Government Plan

• Annual Employee Appreciation Event

• Behind the Scenes Awards

Erie Events provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.