Employment Opportunities

At the Akron/Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau and the John S. Knight Center, we’re not just about destinations and fantastic events, we're also about the people who make them unforgettable. Here, we’ve built a culture of positivity and passion, where every smile counts, and every interaction radiates with energy. Are you someone who is looking for an upbeat work environment where every day is something different and exciting? Well, you're in luck! We're on the lookout for dynamic individuals like you, eager to join our team and make a difference in the lives of our clients. If you're ready to join our awesome team and work environment, then come on board!


The following positions are available on a part-time, as needed basis:

Banquet Server – demonstrate high level of customer service & maintain standards of sanitation; routine cleaning and prep work; ability to carry a service tray with ten (10) plated dinners.

Houseman – demonstrate knowledge of room set-up/tear-down, table setting and cleaning; ability to carry service trays; assist servers and dishwashers as needed.

Bartender – demonstrate knowledge of drink mixing and bar service; maintain standards of sanitation; demonstrate high level of customer service; must be able to be bonded.

Dishwasher/Utility – demonstrate the highest standards of sanitation; demonstrate significant physical strength and stamina in a fast-paced work environment, including the proper sorting, washing and storage of pots, pans, plates and silverware; perform cleaning tasks as assigned.

Additional Positions – Prep Cook & Cook's Helper


NOTE: If you’d prefer a hard copy application, they are available at our administrative offices during regular business hours. Stop by the John S. Knight Center, 77 E. Mill St., Akron. Monday – Friday from 8:30am – 5pm.