AKRON The Akron RubberDucks announced it will host two job fairs for the upcoming 2017 season-- the Food & Beverage Job Fair on Feb. 15, and the annual Akron Baseball Job Fair on Feb. 21, for game-day and part-time positions.
Both job fairs are at Canal Park and run from 5 to 7 p.m.
The Food & Beverage Job Fair covers positions working the concessions stands, suites, and The Game Grill + Bar. Positions available on Feb. 15 include: Concessions Bartenders, Cashiers, Cooks, In-Seat Servers, In-Seat Vendors, and Runners; Suites Bartenders and Cooks; The Game Grill + Bar: Bartenders, Cooks, Dishwashers, Hosts/Hostesses, Servers, and Supervisors. Applicants are asked to bring a resume and prior experience is preferred.
"With the popularity of our concessions and the expected large summer crowds, we are looking for hard-working, enthusiastic candidates who will help support our goal of providing an unmatched customer experience at Canal Park," said RubberDucks Director of Food & Beverage Brian Manning.
For the Akron Baseball Job Fair, available positions for the 2017 season (70 home games) include: Clean Team, FunZone Attendants, Gate Security, I.D. Checkers, Merchandise Associates, Suite Lobby Attendants, Ticket Takers, and Ushers.
"We are excited about the upcoming season and are looking for the best of the best to provide outstanding customer service during all our home games in 2017," said RubberDucks General Manager Jim Pfander.
"Canal Park is a great place to work for those students home from college during the summer to those looking for a fun, part-time job working outside during the summer months."
No interviewing for Food & Beverage Job Fair positions will take place during the Feb. 21 Akron Baseball Job Fair.
Candidates should enter Canal Park through the administrative office entrance at 300 South Main Street, Akron, Ohio 44308.
To expedite the process, the RubberDucks have an applications for both job fairs on its team website www.akronrubberducks.com. Applicants can print, if possible, and complete the application before coming to the job fairs.
For more information about either Job Fair, candidates can call 330-253-5151 or go to www.akronrubberducks.com.