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Convocation Center Job Fair

July 29, 2014

The Northern Illinois University Convocation Center is looking for fun and outgoing part-time employees. Individuals must be 18 years or older, and able to work flexible hours including days, nights, weekends, and some Holidays at the NIU Convocation Center or Huskie Stadium. Hours are based only on events, and there is no guarantee of any set hours in a given week. The NIU Convocation Center does not participate in work study programs.


Come to the Convocation Job Fair on July 29th or July 30th from 4pm-8pm.
Please use Entrance 2 and bring all necessary ID’s to expedite on-the-spot hiring process.


The following positions are available:

  • Student Event Cleaning – Responsible for keeping all areas of the facility in safe, clean condition before, during and after an event.                     
  • Parking - Know Convocation Center parking lots and procedures, assist patrons quickly and direct them to proper parking locations.     
  • Food Services- Perform outstanding guest services while conducting food service sales transactions.            
  • Conversions/Stagehands- Performs a multitude of physical tasks to change over the facilities from event to event, including load-in and load-out and operating events.
  • Event staffing – An information center who will greet guests, check and tear Jobtickets as well as direct patrons to areas in the Convocation Center and Huskie Stadium.

IF  you are considered for hire, please be prepared to show one of the following:

  • Picture ID and Original Social Security Card
  • Picture ID and Certified copy of your Birth Certificate
  • Passport


We Do Not Accept Expired ID’s

(ID’s are necessary to fill out the Federal I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification Form. For a complete list of acceptable ID’s please visit www.hr.niu.edu, forms and documents, I-9 form

Applications will be available at the job fair or download an application.