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If you live in the Casper area youll want to add January 5th to your calendar now because the Ford Wyoming Center is hosting a Hiring Fair.

Annaliese Wiederspahn

January 03, 20224 min read

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If you’ve noticed that some things cost more now than before, you just may be considering a side gig for extra spending money or to help pay bills in the upcoming year.

If you live in the Casper area you’ll want to add January 5th to your calendar now because the Ford Wyoming Center is hosting a Hiring Fair.

Doors open at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 5, 2022 and the hiring fair is from 3-7 pm in the Summit Room. Ford Wyoming Center is located at 1 Events Drive, Casper, WY 82601.

Here’s a link for planning your visit with parking lot information, too.  

Prospective employees are asked to park in Parking Lot #3 and enter through the doors next to the SinclairTix Box Office. Job Descriptions and Applications will be available at the fair.  Must be 18 or over.

The starting rate for the Ford Wyoming Center is $12 per hour with an increase to $13 per hour after working 100 hours. There’s also an overnight differential for overnight custodial maintenance and changeover shifts.  Ford Wyoming Center is hiring for the following positions:Box Office Ticket Sellers; Event Staff; Custodial Maintenance & Changeover; Food and Beverage; Hogadon and FWC. 

These make great second jobs for extra spending money! Hours are variable based on event load and needs.  

Many of the current full-time employees began in some of these roles, so if you’re considering a career change this is an excellent opportunity to gain experience and open some doors for your future! Can’t attend the hiring fair? Apply online here.  

The Ford Wyoming Center is managed by Spectra Venue Management. Spectra is an industry leader in hosting and entertainment, partnering with clients to create memorable experiences for millions of visitors every year.

Spectra’s unmatched blend of integrated services delivers incremental value for clients through several primary areas of expertise: Venue Management, Food Services & Hospitality, and Partnerships.

Learn More about Spectra Venue Management

If you have a shared passion for these values and would like to learn more about the exciting world of Spectra, visit SpectraExperiences.com.

Spectra is an equal opportunity employer and our employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, handicap, marital status, or any other status or condition protected by Federal and/or State laws, except where bona fide occupational qualifications apply.

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Formerly the Casper Events Center, the venue was renamed to the Ford Wyoming Center in January 2021.

The Center is a 28,000 square foot multi-purpose facility, built high on a hill overlooking the city of Casper, Casper Mountain, and the scenic Platte River Valley. Funded entirely by the City’s portion of an optional 1% sales tax, the venue opened on April 17, 1982. The arena features a horseshoe-shaped seating bowl with 8,000 seats.

The Ford Wyoming Center hosts a variety of different events each year, including concerts, sporting events, family shows, trade shows, competitions, religious services, bull riding competitions, commencement ceremonies, lectures, and political rallies among other corporate and community events.

The arena is host to the Wyoming High School Basketball, Volleyball, and Wrestling Tournaments, the Wyoming High School Art Symposium, Wyoming High School Marching Band Competition and Wyoming High School Spirit and Cheer Competition.

The venue has been home of the College National Finals Rodeo each June since 2001.

The Ford Wyoming Center is owned by the City of Casper, Wyoming and is managed by Spectra Venue Management, the expert in hosting and entertainment, partnering with over 300 clients at 400 global properties to create memorable experiences for millions of visitors every year. 

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Annaliese Wiederspahn

State Political Reporter