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 AUGUST 14, 2017

Livestock Event Coordinator

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 Livestock Event Coordinator.

The Livestock Event Coordinator is responsible for organizing and controlling livestock events and programs at the Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter, to include but not limited to the following areas:

Monitoring event requirements and coordinating the supply & distribution of materials; ensuring customers’ needs are met and use of all goods & services are properly billed; ensure adequate staffing of events; maintenance of arena footing; assist Agricultural Program Coordinator with billing process; maintain livestock equipment inventory; maintain livestock shavings inventory (including management of cash, processing of credit card payments, and reconciling both at the end of each show); Fair and other duties as directed by the Livestock Director

Candidate should have excellent oral and written communication skills.  Candidate should demonstrate a thorough knowledge of livestock and agricultural planning and competition.  High school Diploma or equivalent and 5-8 years of relevant work experience in a professional setting.  Livestock experience is vital to the position.  A combination of education and experience may be used to meet minimum requirements.

This position may require a minimal amount of travel.  Further, the position will require an irregular work schedule to accommodate the needs of particular shows and events.

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.  Position may be applied for in person at GNFA administrative offices as well. Phone (478)988-6477.  Position will be open until filled.