Face Painter and Temporary Tattoo Artist

Greater Vancouver, British Columbia 30 June

Pacific National Exhibition

  • Description

    Part-time Seasonal: June 1 – September 3rd
    Wage & Pay Grade: $14.50
    Date Posted: May 10th, 2019

    Who we are…
    The Pacific National Exhibition is an iconic institution in BC, famous for bringing generations of people together to celebrate and build memories. This 108 year old, non-profit organization has an annual operating budget of $48 million dollars and generates revenue through four activity streams: the 15 day annual summer Fair which averages 800,000 guests each year, Playland amusement park which welcomes 375,000 guests annually including Fright Nights, year-round events including concerts, trade shows and film, cultural and community events. The fourth activity stream is park care and facility maintenance. The PNE is proud of the work it does at Hastings Park and has a vibrant team that is passionate about events, guest experience and being the best we can be.

    We are looking for talented artists to join our PNE Team and help us create a memorable experience for our guests. This role will be working with guests of all ages, and plays an important role in promoting an engaging, creative and fun atmosphere during the Playland and Fair season at the PNE!

    Why join our Team?
    Exhilarating and fun-loving culture
    Flexible work environment
    Health and wellness employee events – put your hiking boots on, or enjoy an evening out with your favorite colleagues
    Opportunity for free or discounted tickets to shows, events, sports games, and much more
    Staff discounts for Playland, The Fair, and Fright Nights, as well as all PNE Food Stands
    On-site fitness center
    Competitive compensation package
    Opportunity to create lasting memories and friendships!

    What will you DO this year?
    In your role as a Face Painter and Temporary Tattoo Artist, your primary accountabilities will be to:
    Exhilarating and fun-loving culture
    Providing quality application of detailed face painting and temporary tattoo designs
    Providing professional guest service, and working with guests of all ages
    Operating sales terminal systems, and handling cash payments
    Maintaining a clean and tidy work station
    Working well in a fast-paced environment
    Performing other duties and follow safety procedures as required

    What else?
    Previous work experience in a customer service related role; comfortable interacting with guests face-to-face and ensuring guest satisfaction
    Artistic background, such as education, work experience and/or interests in the arts
    Previous painting and airbrush experience an asset
    Good communication and interpersonal skills
    Ability to function both independently and in a team environment
    Ability to work outdoors and spend a large part of the workday walking and standing
    Ability to work a variety of shifts from June – September including day-time, evenings, weekends and late nights
    Sucessful candidates must undergo a criminal record check

    Who are you?
    Talented Artist
    Passionate
    Skillful communicator
    Proactive
    Reliable

    Where and when to APPLY?
    Applications can be submitted via the PNE website at www.pne.ca/jobs and will be accepted until the role is filled.

    We look forward to hearing from you!
  • Number of vacancies: 2
  • Requirements

  • Language(s): English
  • Availability for travel: No
  • Availability for change of residence: No

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Job summary

  • Face Painter and Temporary Tattoo Artist

  • Employer

    Pacific National Exhibition

  • Location

    Greater Vancouver, British Columbia

  • Work type

    Part Time

  • Type of contract

    Temporary contract

  • Salary

    Negotiable

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