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Milwaukee World Festival Hiring Thousands for Summer Festival Season


Hiring Immediately for Events Starting in May
Job Fair April 2

MILWAUKEE, WI (March 16, 2022) – Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. (MWF), home to Summerfest, is looking to fill over 2,000 positions for the festival season (May – October).  Interested applicants can apply now at Summerfest.com/jobs for a wide range of positions in security, operations, marketing, food and beverage, and more.

Prospective candidates are also invited to attend the MWF Job Fair on Saturday, April 2, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the MWF General Operations Center (114 N. Jackson Street, Milwaukee, WI), for on-the-spot job offers.

From concerts to cultural, ethnic, and special events, employees will have the opportunity to work for Milwaukee’s BEST live music venue and help to bring back a full season of live music and events to Milwaukee.  MWF offers competitive wages, with a starting range of $14-$17 per hour, flexible scheduling, and paid training.  Once hired, perks employees will receive include free tickets to Summerfest, food vouchers, and of course, live music.

“We are excited to add thousands to our team for the 2022 festival season, which begins in just ten weeks,” said Don Smiley, President and CEO of Milwaukee World Festival, Inc.  “We offer flexibility for students, teachers, retirees, and those looking to work another job.  From security, where you can wear the iconic red shirt, to bartending, admissions, and festival operations, we encourage you to apply today and join our team.”

For more information visit Summerfest.com/jobs

About Milwaukee World Festival, Inc.
Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. is an independent, private 501(c)(3) corporation founded in 1965 that produces Summerfest, presented by American Family Insurance, a nine-day festival that generates approximately $187 million in economic impact for the community each year.  Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. also maintains and improves Henry Maier Festival Park, located on 75 acres in Milwaukee, WI.  In addition to Summerfest, Henry Maier Festival Park hosts a variety of ethnic and cultural festivals, concerts, walks, runs, and other special events, attracting nearly 1.3 million people.  The mission of the organization is to promote an understanding of different ethnic cultures, the histories and traditions of various nationalities, harmony in the community, civic pride and provide a showcase for performing arts, activities, and recreation for the public and employment opportunities for the youth of the community. For more details, visit Summerfest.com, Facebook.com/summerfest or Twitter: @Summerfest.