Available positions are listed below. If no positions are currently available, please check back often. To apply for a listed position, please send cover letter, resume, three references and salary requirements to:

Attn: GNFA Employment
401 Larry Walker Blvd.
Perry, GA 31069

or email Employment@gnfa.com.  No phone calls will be accepted.

 

POSITIONS UPDATED Jan 13, 2017

Payroll/Employee Benefits Staff Accountant

The Georgia Agricultural Exposition Authority, the governing board for the Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter in Perry, Georgia, is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Payroll/Employee Benefits Staff Accountant.

The Payroll/Employee Benefits Staff Accountant shall carry out policies of the board and shall assist the Accounting Supervisor in performing routine functions related to the administration, preparation, reconciliation and posting of all payroll and employee benefits of the Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter, to include but not limited to the following areas:

Accumulate, organize and manage weekly and semimonthly payroll information; maintain accumulated leave balances; manage employee enrollment in all elected benefit selections; preparation of separation notices and workers compensation claims; managing/administering open enrollment annually; prepare/input reports due to State agencies as required; coordinate State Biometric Screening Program hosted annually; monitor employees’ service award status; assist in administration of annual Fair processes as directed by Accounting Supervisor including operation of box office and setting up seasonal staff in payroll system.

Experience in managing a diverse payroll system and knowledge of current payroll tax laws is a necessity for the qualified candidate.  Experience with State of Georgia payroll practices and a college degree in business, public administration, accounting or related field are desirable.  Candidate should have excellent oral and written communication skills.

The GNFA offers a competitive salary, benefits plan and retirement.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply, submit a letter of interest and resume to: Human Resources, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, 401 Larry Walker Parkway, Perry, GA 31069 or email to employment@gnfa.com.  Phone (478)988-6477.  Position will be open until filled.

Operations Technician

The Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter in Perry, Georgia, is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Operations Technician.

The Operations Technician shall carry out duties assigned by the Operations Director related to cleaning and maintaining commercial buildings and GNFA grounds; event setup and break-downs involving tables, chairs, and other equipment; maintain livestock and horse facilities; and other duties as directed by the Operations Director.  In addition, the qualified candidate will be able to perform assigned duties with minimal instruction and supervision.

The pay rate for this position is expected to be $10.00 to $11.00 per hour and includes a benefits plan and retirement.  GNFA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply, submit a letter of interest and resume to: Human Resources, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, 401 Larry Walker Parkway, Perry, GA 31069 or email to employment@gnfa.com.  Phone (478)988-6477.  Position will be open until filled.