Employment

Apply in person at the DeltaPlex administrative offices Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Summer hours (June – August) office closes at 1PM on Friday

Call to verify holiday hours when applicable 616-364-9000

 Printable application

 


NOW HIRING!

The DeltaPlex Arena is in search of friendly, dedicated and hard-working persons committed to providing excellent customer service in a fun and often time’s fast paced environment.  We are looking for reliable individuals with a positive attitude, willingness to learn and work well as an individual or as part of a team.  Those with the ability to follow direction accurately, work quickly and efficiently, follow policies/procedures, persons should have problem solving abilities with good communication skills and the ability to react to a multitude of situations.  High School Diploma preferred but, not required.  Most positions require a flexible schedule and may include weekdays, evenings, weekends and holidays.

If this sounds like you, please review our current available positions.  Apply in person at the DeltaPlex administrative offices Monday through Friday, 9AM to 5PM 

 

AVAILABLE POSITIONS

Operations: Event Setup Crew & Housekeeping – NOW HIRING FOR PART-TIME
Under general supervision performs tasks as needed to clean, maintain, and tear-down/setup for events at the facility.   Duties may include skilled and semi-skilled tasks, which for Setup Crew may require physical lifting and exertion.  Extended and/or irregular hours including nights, weekends and holidays, as needed.  Physical demands of the position may include lifting, carrying, moving, and climbing.  Prior experience preferred though not required.  Fork and boom lift experience a plus.

 

Food & Beverage Associate
Position includes but is not limited to taking customer orders, serving customers in a timely manner, operating and balancing the cash register, food preparation, setup, teardown and cleaning equipment, operating cooking and food preparation equipment, stocking, and bartending/bar backing. The position may require standing and working extended periods of time, the ability to adjust in a constantly changing and fast paced environment, lifting, bending, and cleaning.  Previous cash handling experience preferred.  Previous customer service, food service or restaurant experience is a plus.

 

Box Office Attendant & Ticket Taking
Position includes but is not limited to greeting guests, strong customer service, selling or collecting tickets, answering questions, maintain control of front gates, operating will-call, examining tickets or passes to verify authenticity, upholding company policies and safety procedures.  Previous cash handling experience preferred.

 


INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Our goal is to provide student interns a hands on valuable experience and the opportunity to the gain the skills and knowledge of what it takes to work in the Arena or Special Events Industry. The casual, fun, upbeat, and often fast-paced environment will never leave you bored as there is always something new to be done on a daily basis! We are seeking highly motivated, driven individuals for 25+ hours per week who want a great experience and not just making coffee.  If that sounds like you, please read on and apply!

 

TIME PERIODS & WHEN TO APPLY
Winter (January 1 – April 30):   Apply mid to late November
Spring/Summer (April 15 – August 31):    Apply mid to late March
Fall (September 1 – December 31):    Apply mid to late July

 

ASSISTANT TO EVENTS DIRECTOR INTERNSHIP
Work alongside the Event Directors to assist in the planning/executing of events like The Grand Rapids Drive games, concerts, BaCon, Special Families Fun Fest, and more. Work directly with support staff and assist with event organization, event development, logistical planning, executing and managements of events, working with sponsors, charity’s, vendor’s and promoters. There will also be opportunity to assist with Marketing, Sales, Food and Beverage and Box Office.

This is a great opportunity for a student looking to gain real world experience that can’t be taught in a classroom and to be part of a fun and hard-working group of individuals devoted to growing our business.

Typically, will have 2 positions available for the Fall and Winter semesters, and 1 during the Spring and Summer months.

Hours: 25+/week, must be available weekdays, evenings, and weekends. Flexible schedule.
To apply: Send resume and cover letter to erin@deltaplex.com

 

FOOD & BEVERAGE MANAGER ASSISTANT INTERNSHIP
This is a valuable experience for anyone who has interests in gaining valuable experience in Food & Beverage for an Arena or Special Events Industry.   Assist with the planning/executing concessions, bar staff, waitresses, catering, and all aspects of the Food & Beverage process.  This position will directly support staff and assist with organization, development, planning, analysis, inventory, ordering, work closely with Event Directors, and assist in other areas when needed.

Hours: 25+/week, must be available weekdays, evenings, and weekends. Flexible schedule.
To apply: Send resume and cover letter to lindsey@deltaplex.com

 

BOX OFFICE & MARKETING INTERNSHIP
Work alongside Management and gain the valuable knowledge in Arena box office and Marketing.   Assist with planning and execution of social media, coordinating with other department managers and promoters, distribution of marketing materials, and development.  This position will directly support staff and assist with organization, analysis, inventory, ordering, scheduling, event ticket building and management, will-call, season tickets, reporting, work closely with Event Directors, and assist in other areas when needed.

Hours: 25+/week, must be available weekdays, evenings, and weekends. Flexible schedule.
To apply: Send resume and cover letter to erin@deltaplex.com

 

ACCOUNTING INTERNSHIP
Work alongside Accounting Manager and gain the valuable knowledge in Arena accounting processes, procedures, reporting, entry, duties and responsibilities.

Hours: 25+/week, must be available weekdays, evenings, and weekends. Flexible schedule.
To apply: Send resume and cover letter to shelly@deltaplex.com

 

FUNDRAISING OPPORTUNITIES

The DeltaPlex offers fundraising opportunities for non-profits and groups. For more information and details please contact Megan at 616-364-9000 or Megan@deltaplex.com

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