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Chief Administrative & Financial Officer/Human Resources Director - Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter

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 Chief Administrative & Financial Officer/Human Resources Director.

The Chief Administrative & Financial Officer/Human Resources Director shall carry out policies of the board and is responsible for managing the Financial, Administrative and Human Resources functions to include but not limited to the following areas:

Prepare all financial reports, operating budgets, and capital budgets including their submission to the proper State oversight agencies; maintenance of fixed asset records including fleet management; preparation of financial projections. Provide support to the Executive Director and Department Heads. Maintain working relationships with oversight bodies of State government. Manage capital projects. Serve as the facility’s Ethics Officer, Surplus Property Agent and Risk Management Officer. Direct all aspects of the human resources department including staff procurement and personnel cost budgeting.

A Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or business is required, with a minimum of five (5) years relevant work experience. Certified Public Accountant status is preferred. However, a combination of education and experience may be used to meet minimum requirements.

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 posted until filled.

Windows System Administrator - Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter

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 Windows System Administrator.

The Windows System Administrator will be a part of the information technology team that provides information technology and network support for the event administration and management at the Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter, to include but not limited to the following areas:

Provide administrative support for Windows servers that include Active Directory, DNS, SQL and file sharing. Assist in maintaining venue ticketing system and point of sale systems. Assist with small computer support and network support for facility staff. Management of Wi-Fi systems and private networks utilized internally and for the benefit of event customers. Other tasks as assigned by the Chief of Information of Technology.

Candidate should have excellent oral and written communication skills. A two-year degree in information systems that include Microsoft Server OS and AD with 3-5 years’ experience including supporting Windows Servers is preferred. Candidate should demonstrate a thorough knowledge of Windows AD, DNS, VM, SQL, Exchange, Remote Desktop, backup and restoration, TCP-IP skills preferred. 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 may 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: GNFA Personnel Committee, c/o Human Resources, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, 401 Larry Walker Parkway, Perry, GA 31069 or email to employment@gnfa.com. Phone (478)988-6477. This position will remain posted until filled.

Part-Time Security Staff - Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter

Shift Needed: 12:00 AM - 8:00 AM - Midnight Shift
To apply, print and complete the Employment Application posted on the website or pick up an application at our East Gate Guard Post. Completed applications may be submitted by mail to: Human Resources, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, 401 Larry Walker Parkway, Perry, GA 31069; email to employment@gnfa.com; or by returning to the East Gate Guard Post. Phone (478) 988-6477.Position will be open until filled.

Electrician II - Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter

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 Electrician II.

The Electrician II is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the electrical services as prescribed and shall perform within the electrical department guidelines, to include but not limited to: implementing preventive maintenance of electrical installations in all exhibit halls, barns, arenas, maintenance buildings and all other electrical distribution equipment on or belonging to the Georgia National Fairgrounds, monitoring operation techniques as to safety procedures, complying with equipment distribution requests, review required operation techniques, complete daily routine and/or event assignments as required and such other functions and duties as required. Position reports to the Electrical Superintendent.

Candidate should demonstrate technical expertise in the field of applied electrical service and have knowledge of all safety and electrical codes. The candidate should have a high school diploma or equivalent. Vocational training will receive preference. Three (3) years of electrical experience working as an electrician for an electrical contractor/company with exposure to 277/480 volt and 120/208 volt systems. The candidate should be able to perform with minimal supervision.

This position should require no 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.

Custodian- Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter

The Georgia Agricultural Exposition Authority, the governing board for the Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter in Perry, Georgia, is seeking qualified candidates for its Custodial Services department.

The Custodian shall carry out duties assigned by the Custodial Services Director related to cleaning and maintaining commercial buildings and cleaning and stocking restroom facilities as well as other custodial duties as directed by the Custodial Services Director. In addition, the qualified candidate will be able to perform assigned duties with minimal instruction and supervision.

This position should require no travel. Further, the position will require an irregular work schedule to accommodate the needs of particular shows and events.

The pay rate for this position is expected to be $12.00 per hour and includes a benefits plan and retirement. Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply, print and complete the Employment Application posted on the website or pick up an application at our East Gate Guard Post. Completed applications may be submitted by mail to: Human Resources, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, 401 Larry Walker Parkway, Perry, GA 31069; email to employment@gnfa.com; or by returning to the East Gate Guard Post. Phone (478) 988-6477. Position(s) will be open until filled.

General Laborer(s)- Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter

The Georgia Agricultural Exposition Authority, the governing board for the Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter in Perry, Georgia, is seeking qualified candidates as General Laborer(s) to fill openings in our Operations, Maintenance and Landscaping departments.

General Laborers shall carry out duties assigned by the Department Head 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; landscaping maintenance and other duties as directed by the Department Head(s).In addition, the qualified candidate will be able to perform assigned duties with minimal instruction and supervision.

This position should require no travel. Further, the position will require an irregular work schedule to accommodate the needs of particular shows and events.

The pay rate for this position is expected to be $12.00 per hour and includes a benefits plan and retirement. Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply, print and complete the Employment Application posted on the website or pick up an application at our East Gate Guard Post. Completed applications may be submitted by mail to: Human Resources, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, 401 Larry Walker Parkway, Perry, GA 31069; email to employment@gnfa.com; or by returning to the East Gate Guard Post. Phone (478) 988-6477.Position(s) will be open until filled.

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