The event industry is among the fastest growing career paths in the country.  CRE event professionals typically begin with a position as a Seasonal Event Manager or Business Development Representative. 

Job openings: 

Warehouse Associates- Seasonal

Our warehouse associates are responsible for loading/unloading 26 ft box trucks on a weekly basis. They process, clean and repair equipment returning from events and load trucks for the upcoming weekend’s events.

Qualifications: 

  • Must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move 50 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.
  • Must have the ability to read and interpret documents, such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Must have the ability to speak effectively with employees of all levels within the organization.
  • Must be 21 years old, have a valid driver’s license and the ability to obtain a medical DOT card
  • High school diploma or GED and six+ months related experience and/or training.
  • Must be able to pass medical physical and a criminal background check

$10.00-$13.00 per hour. Normal hours are Monday-Thursday 7am-4pm

Event Managers- Seasonal

Event Managers at Compass Rose interact with our corporate customers and supervise a staff of 20-100+. Each week they travel to a new location to oversee employee and/or family style events with an average of 1000+ attendees. They are Lead Managers, Kitchen Managers and Entertainment Managers. Long weekend work with frequent out-of-town overnight travel is required. Event Management is a physical job with a great deal of outdoor exposure. They work in the warehouse to assist with equipment.

Qualifications: 

  • Must be at least 21 years old
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Be a proven team player
  • Event or Culinary experience preferred
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift/move up to 100 pounds. This is a physical, hands on job.

$12.00 per hour plus meal allowance when traveling

Business Development Representatives/Inside Sales

Business Development Team members work to qualify leads, introduce our services and generate appointments for our Project Managers. They manage our database and research new opportunities.

Qualifications: 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Solid computer skills including MS Office; SalesForce.com and Go-To-Meeting a plus
  • Proven organizational skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Willingness to work as part of a team to generate company revenue
  • Desire to succeed and grow within the event industry

$12.50 per hour plus sales incentives

Compass Rose Events designs and delivers hundreds of safe and successful turnkey corporate events all across the country every year. Millions of people have attended one of our company picnics, open houses, employee appreciation events, company milestone celebrations, holiday parties, or team building events that we created for our clients and their guests. With the largest inventory of quality equipment, entertainment options and unmatched catering abilities, we provide turnkey service to Fortune 500 companies nationwide.

Job Type: Full-time

If you are interested in applying for any position at Compass Rose Events, please email a cover letter and resume to: careers@compassroseevents.com