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We are Builders. We are Dreamers. We are Craft Lake City.

Craft Lake City is a non-profit organization that lives to champion the local maker scene. Craft Lake City’s flagship event is the annual DIY Festival held each year in August. We also offer year-round programming that includes workshops, exhibits, and other special events. We’re currently hiring for year-round roles (part-time & full-time) as well as seasonal contract positions. If you are community-minded and interested in DIY culture, take a look at the opportunities below. You might be a great fit and just who we’re looking for!

Year-Round Positions

Work with us year-round to implement programming.  From full-time to a few hours a week, we have something that might meet your level of availability. Time commitment varies by role, so read on to see if you would be a good fit for one of our positions!

Programs Administrator

Reports to Artisans & Programs Manager

Craft Lake City is looking for a Programs Administrator to join our office team. This position will support the Craft Lake City Artisan & Programs Manager, Executive Director and other key staff members with the daily operations of the organization and its programs. The main focuses of the Programs Administrator include but are not limited to managing year-round craft workshops, supporting artisans for LetterWest, the DIY Festival and Holiday Market, and curating outdoor exhibitions. The applicant should have an interest in the local maker movement, familiarity with Craft Lake City’s programs and mission, and a desire to gain experience in nonprofit arts administration and event support. 

This is a full-time, year-round independent contractor position with a weekly time commitment of 40 hours, which begins immediately upon hiring. Weekly time commitments will increase in several months in the year leading up various Craft Lake City events including LetterWest, the DIY Festival and Holiday Market. The Programs Administrator is required to be on-site for the duration of LetterWest, the DIY Festival and Holiday Market, so working long hours in extreme heat (DIY Fest) and cold (Holiday Market, LetterWest) are factors you should consider and keep in mind when applying for this position.

Responsibilities

Craft Workshops:

  • Curate dozens of community-based craft workshops per year 
  • Recruit, hire, train and pay artisan instructors
  • Recruit, train, manage, schedule and pay a team of workshop assistants
  • Periodically attend craft workshops as a sub or for staff training
  • Manage supplies for workshops from ordering to packaging to distribution
  • Monitor ticket sales and promotion
  • Generate reports identifying outcomes of each workshop

Events:

DIY Festival & Holiday Market:

  • Support Artisan and Programs Manager with artisan outreach and coordination from applications to festival set up
  • Serve as a public representative of Craft Lake City at virtual and in-person events 
  • Coordinate DIY Stations
  • Train, support and manage zone managers at events
  • Attend the DIY Festival (Aug 9-11, 2024) and Holiday Market (December 6-7, 2024) as a Craft Lake City team member, assisting as needed with set up, on-site coordination and breakdown

LetterWest:

  • Support event workshops from set up to tear down
  • Assist in workshop planning, supply management from ordering to packing to distribution
  • Attend LetterWest (March 14-15, 2025) as a Craft Lake City team member, assisting as needed with set up, on-site coordination and breakdown

Outdoor Exhibitions:

  • Support the Artisans and Programs manager in curating and executing outdoor exhibitions, Celebration of the Hand and Local Voices. 
  • Collaborate with artists, sponsors, partners and representatives from local organizations
  • Oversee the production and installation process as needed
  • Support in coordinating exhibition virtual discussions including booking guest speakers, preparing slideshows and promoting to the community

Other Responsibilities:

  • Support Craft Lake City management and staff with a variety of daily tasks, including data entry, correspondence, and office and file organization
  • Serve as a public representative of Craft Lake City at select events, both virtual and in-person, assisting with event set up and breakdown as needed
  • Support Craft Lake City team with artisan outreach as directed, including conducting research, attending events and contacting potential participants for programs and events
  • Running tech for Zoom sessions / virtual programming 
  • Support Craft Lake City Teamsters in other departments on a case-by-case basis as needed

Qualifications

  • Must be highly motivated and a self-starter
  • Positive attitude and excited to support the local creative community
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to lead projects from ideation to implementation to completion
  • Ability to manage a team of workshop assistants and event zone managers
  • Customer service experience
  • Good presentation, marketing and networking skills
  • Good research, analysis, organizational and reporting skills
  • Ability to accurately document and maintain pertinent information
  • Good verbal and written communication skills and the ability to communicate across a variety of audiences
  • Maturity and ability to professionally represent Craft Lake City
  • Desire to help with tasks ranging from data entry to in-person event support
  • Comfortable building and maintaining relationships with artisans on the phone, via email, on social media and in-person
  • Ability to access email each day and respond in a timely manner
  • Knows how to spell “team player” without an “I” or “me”
  • Flexible and willing to adapt to the various tasks and situations of a not-for-profit world
  • Ability to bring thoughts and ideas to the table in a constructive manner, and open to receiving constructive criticism
  • Desire to learn and grow
  • Comfortable with technology
  • Proficient with Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, etc.
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, social media or website management a plus

Requirements

  • Must attend required meetings and trainings
  • Must be able to commit to scheduled work hours, 40 hours per week (some nights and weekends depending on the year)
  • Must be a self-starter, someone who can take the lead when needed and can be counted on to complete tasks from beginning to end
  • Must have your own laptop and cell phone
  • Must have your own car to transport supplies to off-site events
  • Must be comfortable lifting chairs, tables, and other supplies up to 20 lbs

Craft Lake City is an equal opportunity employer. Craft Lake City will not discriminate and will take measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, creed, color, national origin, or sex. Individuals from all cultures and communities are encouraged to apply.

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Partnership & Generosity Coordinator

Reports to Development Coordinator
& Executive Director

Craft Lake City is a non-profit organization whose mission is to educate, promote and inspire local artisans while elevating the creative culture of the Utah arts community through science, technology and art. Craft Lake City’s flagship event is the annual DIY Festival held each year in August. We also offer year-round programming that includes workshops, exhibitions, and other special events.

Craft Lake City’s Partnership & Generosity Coordinator will be responsible for soliciting, securing, and managing partnerships , fundraisers, and individual donations for the organization. The Partnership & Generosity Coordinator is a member of Craft Lake City’s Development team, and the goals of the Development team are to establish and build relationships with any and all future and potential donors, sponsors, and community organizations, develop new streams of funding, and fulfill commitments to supporters, thereby supporting the mission of the organization and expanding Craft Lake City’s  impact  on local community through events and educational programming.

The Partnership & Generosity Coordinator will be an asset in paving the way for new and any relevant opportunities to assist in the growth of the organization through the expansion and application of the organization’s mission statement.

Responsibilities:

  • Cultivating relationships with sponsors for the annual DIY Festival, Holiday Market, LetterWest and other Craft Lake City events
  • Developing creative new ways to deliver value to partners in exchange for financial and in kind support
  • Identifying new sources of funding via creative outreach
  • Secure sponsors who align with Craft Lake City’s mission and values
  • Track all Sponsorship information in Craft Lake City’s database, including solicitation efforts, communications, outcomes and deliverables
  • Create and execute Partnership agreements 
  • Review marketing materials to ensure that partners  are recognized appropriately 
  • Serve as a Craft Lake City team member and Partnership contact on-site at the Annual DIY Festival & Holiday Market
  • Assist Craft Lake City with Sponsorship -related wrap-up reports and projects after events
  • Sending donor acknowledgements and thank you cards
  • Create and run membership events with the support of the Development Coordinator
  • Create and run fundraising events, i.e., GivingTuesday, Annual Giving Campaign.
  • Compile and present yearly reports based on membership surveys, member numbers, programming & event success, etc., to be presented to Craft Lake City’s Board and other affiliated organization committees and partners.
  • Assist the Development Director with data collection for use in grants and/or proposals.

Qualifications:

  • Confident in written and verbal communication skills
  • Outgoing personality 
  • Assertive in pitching partnership opportunities and asking for money 
  • Exceptional customer service abilities
  • Organized and efficient in ability to document, manage, monitor and track data
  • Ability to prioritize tasks in order to meet deadlines
  • A keen eye for detail
  • Ability to respond positively to criticism, to self-reflect, and to change directions when necessary
  • Willingness to go above and beyond in order to make things happen
  • Experience with tools such as Excel, Google Drive, Asana or Airtable a plus
  • Direct experience with sales, fundraising, or nonprofit development a plus
  • Experience with managing large Sponsorships a plus
  • Interested in building and maintaining long term relationships with potential sponsors, donors and funders 

Requirements:

  • Ability to work 20+ hours per week, with the opportunity of increasing to full-time 
  • Increased hours in July and August
  • Must be available to work extended hours at the Annual DIY Festival the second weekend of August.
  • Must be available to work extended hours at the Annual Holiday Market in Ogden the first weekend in December

Craft Lake City is an equal opportunity employer. Craft Lake City will not discriminate and will take measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, creed, color, national origin, or sex. Individuals from all cultures and communities are encouraged to apply.

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Social Media & Marketing Coordinator

Craft Lake City is a non-profit organization whose mission is to educate, promote and inspire local artisans while elevating the creative culture of the Utah arts community through science, technology and art. Craft Lake City’s flagship event is the Annual Craft Lake City DIY Festival held each year in August. We also offer year-round programming that includes workshops, exhibitions and other special events.

Under the direction of Craft Lake City management, the Social Media & Marketing Coordinator will be responsible for public relations, marketing and social media efforts on behalf of Craft Lake City. 

 

Craft Lake City’s Social Media & Marketing Coordinator is enthusiastic about local DIY culture, interested in the nonprofit arts sector, and has a passion for marketing and content creation. The right candidate will have a desire to create clear and creative messaging for diverse audiences and purposes through copywriting, creating marketing campaigns and social media content. The Social Media & Marketing Coordinator will become intimately familiar with Craft Lake City’s programming and will continually innovate and improve upon our ability to create mission-driven communications that resonate with the media, our social media audiences, newsletter subscribers, website and overall community. This position will develop and execute multiple projects simultaneously, requiring the ability to stay organized while managing competing priorities and being a collaborative team player. This is a full-time, year-round independent contractor position with a weekly time commitment of 40 hours, which begins immediately upon hiring. Willing to increase hours during peak events including the lead up to the Annual Craft Lake City DIY Festival.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Works with senior-level Craft Lake City teamsters to conceptualize and implement communication (short-term and long-term), marketing and outreach plans for Craft Lake City programs and events. 
  • Identifies opportunities to promote Craft Lake City and its programs to new and target audiences.
  • Updates and enforces the Craft Lake City writing style guide for consistent messaging and branding, providing edits on all external copy and communications.
  • Cultivates relationships with local members of the media and serves as a spokesperson on behalf of Craft Lake City when appropriate. Provides direct responses, press releases, story pitches, images and special reports to reporters as needed.
  • Manages and works closely with the Social Media Intern to execute social media strategies, including scheduling, cross-promotion campaigns and influencer partnerships; establishes strategies for increasing social media engagement and following.
  • Coordinates Craft Lake City’s monthly e-newsletter and periodic e-blasts, and develops strategies for increasing Craft Lake City’s newsletter subscriptions.
  • Oversees the collection, management and reporting of data and statistics that measure the success of social media and public relations efforts, primarily by the Social Media Intern. Identifies and effects changes required for improvement.
  • Updates and creates content for the Craft Lake City website by adding press releases and media coverage to the News section of the website. 
  • Ensures a unified, branded voice across all digital platforms 
  • Works with other departments to ensure creation of content for the Craft Lake City blog.
  • Updates community calendars with entries for and information about Craft Lake City events and programs.
  • Participates in outreach initiatives in collaboration with the Craft Lake City team, which may include tabling at community events, networking online and in-person,media appearances and attending CLC programs.
  • Gathers new images and assets for marketing and promotional materials by taking photos of Craft Lake City programming, including workshops and special events.
  • Assists in the design and production of Craft Lake City’s printed and digital promotional materials (brochures, videos, flyers, social media assets, etc.) as needed, including using Photoshop and Illustrator templates. 
  • Coordinates and manages Craft Lake City’s on-site social media team that produces live promotional video content for our social media platforms

Qualifications:

  • Self-motivated, coachable, positive, willing to support and collaborate with Craft Lake City Teamsters and Volunteers 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A passion for writing and creative storytelling
  • Excited to learn skills, comfortable learning new technologies
  • Ability to prioritize tasks in order to meet deadlines
  • Experience in public relations, media relations and public speaking strongly preferred  
  • Proficiency in Instagram, Facebook, X , LinkedIn, TikTok and YouTube, with a personal interest in current social media trends, best practices and tactics  
  • Experience using social media management tools
  • A keen eye for detail
  • A passion for marketing 
  • Organized and efficient in ability to document, manage, monitor and track data
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, Indesign a plus
  • Experience with photography and video creation
  • Exceptional customer service skills when dealing with both colleagues and partners
  • Experience with workflow and information management tools such as Google Drive, Slack and Asana 
  • Ability to respond positively to constructive criticism, to self-reflect and to change directions when necessary
  • Willingness to go above and beyond in order to accomplish department and/or team goals 
  • Direct experience with marketing or public relations 

 

Requirements:

  • Ability to work extended hours before, during and after Craft Lake City’s special events, including the Annual Craft Lake City DIY Festival in August, the Annual Craft Lake City Holiday Market in December and the Annual Craft Lake City LetterWest in March
  • Ability to check email/communication platforms daily with flexibility to address any time-sensitive items
  • Ability to create unique, compelling social media content on the fly 
  • Ability to attend all required Craft Lake City team meetings
  • Ability to lift 20+ lbs
  • Must have your own laptop, cell phone and vehicle 

Craft Lake City is an equal opportunity employer. Craft Lake City will not discriminate and will take measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, creed, color, national origin or sex. Individuals from all cultures and communities are encouraged to apply. 

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Brand Ambassador

Craft Lake City is a non-profit organization whose mission is to educate, promote and inspire local artisans and inventors while elevating the creative culture of the Utah arts community through science, technology and art. Craft Lake City’s flagship event is the Annual Craft Lake City DIY Festival held each year in August. We also offer year-round programming that includes workshops, exhibitions and other special events.

Brand Ambassadors allow Craft Lake City to share our wonderful programs that we offer with the community, as a non-profit. A Brand Ambassador will be representing our organization through Craft Lake City’s booth outreach program. You will get to engage with the community directly and tell them about all the amazing work that we do! This is a great way to be more involved with Craft Lake City and help us further our mission to elevate Utah’s local craft culture.

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Community Workshop Assistant

Craft Lake City is a non-profit organization whose mission is to educate, promote and inspire local artisans while elevating the creative culture of the Utah arts community through science, technology and art. Craft Lake City’s flagship event is the annual DIY Festival held each year in August. We also offer year-round programming that includes workshops, exhibitions and other special events.

The Community Workshop Assistant will be responsible for the on-site coordination of both hands-on or virtual craft workshops in communities throughout Utah. Craft Lake City’s Community Workshop Assistant is interested in the local maker movement, is familiar with Craft Lake City’s programs and mission, and has a passion for arts education and event management. The Community Workshop Assistant will serve as a public ambassador for Craft Lake City, and will work to ensure a positive, professional and educational experience for workshop instructors, attendees and venue partners.

Responsibilities:
-Serving as a representative and ambassador of Craft Lake City at various community craft workshops during the year
-Fostering positive relationships with workshop instructors and venue partners
-Setting up and breaking down the workshop area in each venue in collaboration with venue contact and instructor
-Assisting workshop instructor with supply load-in, set-up and load-out
-Verifying workshop ticket holders upon arrival (in-person workshops)
-Selling tickets to waitlist participants as necessary
-Providing presentations to attendees about Craft Lake City and upcoming programs
-Maintaining a clean and organized workshop area during the program
-Supporting attendees and instructors during each workshop as needed
-Posting to social media during and after the workshop
-Coordinating attendee surveys at the end of each workshop
-Returning workshop supplies to Craft Lake City headquarters
-Providing photos from the workshop to Craft Lake City
-Adding workshop responses to online form
-Completing post-event workshop assistant online form
-Assisting with post-event reporting as needed

Qualifications:
-Prior experience with event management
-Prior experience or willingness to learn and master online meeting platforms (Google Meet, Zoom, etc.)
-Experience in arts programming preferred
-Exceptional organizational, stress management and customer service skills
-Ability to adapt and be flexible and collaborative in an event-driven, nonprofit environment
-Ability to access email each day and respond in a timely manner
-Proficient with Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, etc.

Requirements:
-Must attend required meetings and production training
-Must be able to commit to work the public hours of the workshops with additional setup and teardown specific to each program
-Must have your own laptop and vehicle and willingness to use for workshop-related tasks
-Must be comfortable troubleshooting technical issues, while simultaneously addressing attendees.
-Must be comfortable lifting chairs, tables and other supplies

Craft Lake City is an equal opportunity employer. Craft Lake City will not discriminate and will take measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, creed, color, national origin, or sex. Individuals from all cultures and communities are encouraged to apply.

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Seasonal Positions

Join our paid team on a temporary basis and help us produce our exceptional Annual events like the DIY Festival and Holiday Market. It is a great way to earn some extra funds while contributing to something greater in your community!

Event Production Assistant

Craft Lake City is looking for DIY Festival Production Assistants who will work as a team to set up and tear down the Craft Lake City DIY Festival. The Production Assistant is expected to remain on-site for key dates in the production schedule and to be on-call for troubleshooting issues and supporting the Festival team throughout the Festival dates. The Production Assistant will also have a great chance to work with a supportive team of individuals who allow Craft Lake City to create a unique festival for our community and interact with wonderful Festival volunteers.

This is a contract, festival-specific position with a commitment of working August 9-11, 2024, with additional preparation shifts in the 2-4 weeks prior to the festival and the days immediately following the festival. The DIY Festival Production Assistant is required to be onsite for the duration of the DIY Fest, so working long hours in potentially extreme heat are factors to consider and keep in mind when applying for this position.

Qualifications:

-Must have previous event production experience

-Previous experience working in extreme temperatures and/or inclement weather  

-Exceptional organizational skills & self-discipline

-Must enjoy physically demanding work in a team-centered environment

-Desire to be involved in producing a creative experience for exhibitors and patrons alike

-HONESTY—ability to accept responsibility when mistakes are made

-Knows how to spell “team player” without an “I” or “me”

-Ability to adapt and be flexible to the various tasks and situations of a not-for-profit world

-Enthusiasm for collaborating or creating a project with complete execution, including refinement

-Ability to perform under stress; stress management skills 

-Ability to manage crowds

-Must be friendly and attentive

-Must be able to lift and carry 25-50 lbs and do hands-on physical work

-Must be able to stand on your feet for upwards of 12 hours a day

-Must be able to walk 10 or more miles each day

-Must be able to endure summer temperatures of 90 degrees and above 

Requirements:

-Must attend all scheduled staff meetings

-Must be able to commit to working the DIY Festival week, August 9-11, 2024

-Flexibility/willingness to attend production preparation sessions in the 2-4 weeks prior to the festival, based on staff availability 

Craft Lake City is an equal opportunity employer. Craft Lake City will not discriminate and will take measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, social class, physical ability or attributes, neurodiversity, religion and national origin. Individuals from all cultures and communities are encouraged to apply.

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Entertainment Coordinator

This is a seasonal, part-time, contract position with a general weekly time commitment of up to 10 hours. Weekly time commitments increase as needed leading up to the following events: The Annual Craft Lake City DIY Festival (August 9-11, 20240, The Annual Craft Lake City Holiday Market (December 6, 7 2024) and The Annual Craft Lake City LetterWest (March 14,15, 2025) The Entertainment Coordinator is required to be onsite for the duration of these three events so working long hours on ones feet  in potentially extreme heat and cold are factors to consider and keep in mind when applying for this position.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with the CLC Team to coordinate and recruit performers/buskers for The Annual Craft Lake City DIY Festival and The Annual Craft Lake City Holiday Market
  • Work with the CLC Team as needed to coordinate speakers, instructors and presenters for The Annual Craft Lake City LetterWest
  • On-site managing of entertainment logistics during The Annual Craft Lake City DIY Festival, The Annual Craft Lake City Holiday Market and The Annual Craft Lake City LetterWest
  • Ensure that the scheduled lineup is confirmed for events including last minute cancellations and additions 
  • Ensure performers are checked in and checked out on time during events
  • Ensure the entertainment schedule for all stages and performing areas is timely and accurate and listed correctly across all digital and print platforms during events
  • Manage Stage Managers that oversee two independent stages during the Craft Lake City DIY Fest 
  • Ensure the performers arrive onsite and are prepared to load on and off stage
  • Handle the contracts and tax forms of the bands before the event 
  • Pay out the talent according to the set budget after their performance at event
  • Support the CLC Team in marketing and recruiting the “Call for Performers” for all events
  • Work with the CLC Team to notify accepted and rejected DIY Fest performers 
  • Work with the CLC Team to market the finalized line up by coordinating promo playlists, band bios and other miscellaneous tasks

Qualifications:

  • Must have previous event experience
  • Previous experience working in extreme temperatures and/or inclement weather 
  • Exceptional organizational skills and self-discipline
  • Desire to be involved in producing a creative experience for exhibitors and patrons alike
  • Ability to accept responsibility when mistakes are made and work with the team toward a solution 
  • Ability to access email 2–3 times a day and respond in a timely manner
  • Knows how to spell “team player” without an “I” or “me”
  • Proficient with Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, etc.
  • Ability to adapt and be flexible to the various tasks and situations of a not-for-profit world
  • Enthusiasm for collaborating or creating a project with complete execution, including refinement
  • Ability to bring together a cohesive aesthetic that is suitable for the Craft Lake City image
  • An interest in expanding the inclusion of Utah’s creative community by recruiting and booking LGBTA+ and BIPOCQT performers 
  • Ability to perform under stress; stress management skills 
  • Ability to manage crowds
  • Must be friendly and attentive
  • Must have impeccable customer service skills
  • Must be able to lift and carry 25–50 lbs and do hands-on physical work
  • Must be able to stand on their feet for upwards of 12 hours a day
  • Must be willing to help bands and performers load in

Requirements:

  • Must attend all staff meetings with advance notice, leading up to events
  • Must be able to commit to work during the public hours of events with an additional setup and teardown schedule
  • Must have own laptop
  • Must be able to commit to working the entire event schedule 

Craft Lake City is an equal opportunity employer. Craft Lake City will not discriminate and will take measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, creed, color, national origin or sex.

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Festival Zone Manager

Craft Lake City’s Festival Zone Managers serve as the primary point of contact for a large group of exhibitors at the Annual Craft Lake City DIY Festival. Zone Managers are personable, adaptable, solution-oriented leaders with excellent customer service skills and an interest in supporting Utah’s DIY businesses. 

Responsibilities:

-Serve as the primary point of contact and advocate for artisans at the DIY Fest in your assigned zone, offering excellent customer service to ensure a positive festival experience for all participants

-Support artisans in your zone throughout the weekend, including answering questions, helping to troubleshoot issues, and escalating any special needs or concerns to management as necessary

-Play a key role in the load-in and load-out logistics for artisans in your zone, including volunteer training and management

-Create, organize, and distribute artisan lanyards and signage

-Assist the Craft Lake City team with setting up and breaking down DIY Fest signage and equipment before, during, and after the DIY Fest

-Assist in other areas of the DIY Fest as needed throughout the weekend

Qualifications:

-2 years of management or leadership experience 

-Festival, large event and/or crowd management experience preferred

-Exceptional customer service, problem-solving and communication skills

-Organized, collaborative and self-disciplined

-Ability to adapt in an event-driven, nonprofit environment

-Available to read and respond to email 2–3 times per day 

-Must be able to lift 25-50 lbs

-Must be able to stand on their feet for upwards of 10 hours a day

-Must be able to endure summer temperatures of 90 degrees and above 

Requirements:

-Seasonal, contract position with the ability to work in-house at our offices 1-5 hours per week starting in July with hours increasing in August

-Must attend all staff meetings and trainings

-Must be able to commit to working the DIY Festival week August 5th-12th 2024 and DIY Festival weekend, Friday August 9th, Saturday August 10th, and Sunday August 11th, 2023

-Must have your own laptop and cellphone 

Craft Lake City is an equal opportunity employer. Craft Lake City will not discriminate and will take measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, social class, physical ability or attributes, neurodiversity, religion and national origin. Individuals from all cultures and communities are encouraged to apply.

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Event Cashier

Craft Lake City is looking for cashiers who are wonderfully enthusiastic and can provide great customer service at our 16th Annual Craft Lake City DIY Festival Presented by Harmons. Cashiers will assist with the handling of transactions at entry gates and other areas throughout the market and champion the genuine, thoughtful sale of Craft Lake City offerings. Cashiers are responsible for providing exceptional guest service and helpful information to patrons and visitors of the DIY Festival. As a cashier, you’ll also have a chance to work with a supportive team of individuals that allow Craft Lake City to create a unique Festival for our community. 

This is a seasonal contract position for the DIY Festival held Friday August 9th, Saturday August 10th, and Sunday August 11th at the Utah state fairpark. Cashiers are required to be on site for extended hours during the festival, so working long hours in extreme heat are factors you should consider when applying for this position.

Training will be provided.

Qualifications:

-Basic math skills

-Great under pressure and has stress management abilities

-Knows how to provide spectacular customer service

-Has 1+ years experience with retail, sales and cash handling

-Previous experience with Square POS is a bonus

-Previous experience with large events would be preferred 

-Honesty and integrity when it comes to handling cash and card transactions and/or any personal information

-Ability to professionally interact with festival patrons and staff 

-Ability to passionately communicated & sale Craft Lake City product offerings

-Great at communication and problem-solving skills

-Ability to adapt and be flexible when necessary to help other team members

-Ability to think quickly and resolve problems that may arise with an outdoor event

-Must be punctual

-Knows how to spell “team player” without an “I” or “me”

Craft Lake City is an equal opportunity employer. Craft Lake City will not discriminate and will take measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, social class, physical ability or attributes, neurodiversity, religion and national origin. Individuals from all cultures and communities are encouraged to apply.

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Support the Craft Lake City team in your spare time as a volunteer. Volunteers are the backbone of Craft Lake City. Find out ways to volunteer your time by clicking the links below.

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