Nearly 1,200 jobs need to be filled at new Milwaukee Bucks arena

The job fair takes place on June 20th
Posted at 10:43 AM, May 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-30 13:23:40-04

MILWAUKEE -- The grand opening of the new Milwaukee Bucks arena is only months away -- and now the new arena needs a new staff to make it function. 

Roughly 1,200 employees will be needed next season at the new arena.  The Milwaukee Bucks will be hiring half of those positions -- the other half will be hired and managed by Levy Restaurants 

The Milwaukee Bucks will host a job fair on June 20 from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Wisconsin Center District to fill about 600 jobs they manage. Those jobs include: ushers, customer service representatives, ticket takers, retail staff, and security. All part-time jobs start at $12.50/hour.

Those who will like to attend the job fair must register by June 13 at:

To view Levy Restaurant's job openings at the new arena, click here.

Kelly Kauffman, Senior Vice President of Human Resources for the Bucks, stated that you need to preregister in order to make sure they are prepared to interview everyone.

"We're expecting a high volume coming through," Kauffman said. 

Kauffman also stressed the importance of having a customer service background.

"We want people to be wowed by the experience that they have here."

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