Employment Opportunities


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The Akron/Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau and the John S. Knight Center offer talented and dedicated customer service/hospitality professionals a variety of opportunities to work in a dynamic environment where our clients are the top priority.

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

Applications are available at the administrative office and can be picked-up during regular business hours, Monday – Friday from 8:30am to 5pm at which time complete instructions on how to complete the application will be given to you. The administrative office is located within the John S. Knight Center at 77 E. Mill Street, Akron, Ohio 44308.