Join the DECC team


The Duluth Entertainment Convention Center accommodates world-class events spanning conventions, sports, concerts, arts and entertainment. You can be a part of the energy. We are hiring DECC employees who can be critical to the success of hockey games, symphonies, trade shows, wrestling matches, conventions, galas, ballet performances, concerts and more. Work at the epicenter of entertainment in. Apply to join our team today.

Full Time Positions
Part Time Positions
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 Why you’ll love working at the DECC:

  • Health insurance (full-time employees)
  • Dental insurance (full-time employees)
  • PERA (Public Employee Retirement Association)
  • Deferred Comp (547 retirement plan)
  • Paid vacation and sick leave – even for Part-Time employees
  • Flex spending plan (full-time employees)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • We are environmentally-focused, diverting over 50% of waste from the landfill between our comprehensive recycling, composting, and reusable programs.
  • We offer all employees access to our wellness program, including fitness center, free exercise classes and additional wellness incentives.
  • Free Parking
  • Opportunities for advancement


Full-time openings

As of 11/28/18

We do not have any full time positions open at this time.


Part-time openings

As of 11/28/18


Concessions Supervisor (part-time)

Our Concessions Supervisor is an hourly team members who will assist Department Managers in the supervision of events, will supervise concessions operations within aspects of food quality and product control, and will assist in general daily duties.  This is a great position for an out-going, organized person with kitchen and cooking experience.

Responsibilities include:

  • Inspect event set-up before guest arrival.
  • Monitoring events-in-progress.
  • Assisting concessions manager and acting as a supervisor on the floor during events.
  • Supervision of the following:
    • Operate and maintain broilers, grills, fryers, flat tops, and ovens
    • Follow strict sanitation procedures
    • Kitchen and stock room cleaning
    • Stock concession stands and commissary during events

Experience: 2 years of kitchen cooking experience and/or equivalent training. Inventory experience preferred as well.

Schedule: Hours will vary based upon events. During peak season 30-40 hours a week. Must be available for UMD Men’s Hockey home games.


PARKING DIRECTOR (part-time, event driven)

• Parking director performs assigned duties outdoors either in the lot area or in the parking ramp during all weather conditions ensuring traffic flows in and out of the DECC facility in a efficient and safe manner. The director may also be assigned to collect parking fees from the parking booth.
• Ability to stand/walk for long periods of time while assisting in directing traffic in all weather conditions.
• Collect fees from guests and assist guests from enclosed parking booth.
• Preferred experience in customer service or related field and some cash handling experience but not necessary.
• Must have a flexible availability for event driven schedule (usually 15-20 hrs wkly).

Starting Wage: $9.95/hour


FRY COOK/PIZZA COOK (part-time, event driven)

• Cook burgers and fried foods for concessions grill operation.
• Operate broilers, grills, fryers, and ovens.
• Follow strict sanitation procedures.
• Prepare and bake fresh pizzas for concession operation.
• Operate pizza oven to prepare and bake fresh pizza’s.
• Shifts 6 – 8 hours, 2 – 3 days per week during hockey season, less during the off-season.
• Mostly weekends during hockey games plus other entertainment events.
• Kitchen experience preferred but not necessary.

Starting Wage: $10.20/hour


CONCESSIONS STAND ATTENDANT (part-time, event driven)

• Must be friendly, outgoing and have a customer focused personality
• Serves food and beverages to guests
• rings up sale in cash register and makes change
• Stock and replenish stand as needed
• Schedule: 2-4 shifts per week –varies according to events, shifts begin in September and are mostly evening and weekend shifts. Availability for men’s hockey games is essential.

Starting Wage: $9.70/hour



• Sell event tickets, roll tickets and perform other cash and credit transactions for walk-up and phone customers.
• Must have cash handling experience, strong customer service experience, computer experience and a positive and friendly attitude.
• Flexible hours, approximately 2-3 shifts per week; usually 4 to 8 hours; mostly evenings; 1 to 2 weekends per month.
• Ability to read and interpret documents and speak effectively to guests.

Starting Wage: $10.20/hour


CATERING SERVER (part-time, event driven)

• Join our experienced catering staff in a fun atmosphere and be a part of creating a professional environment at weddings, banquets and other events for our guests.
• Set tables prior to events, including dishes, tableware, napkins, etc.
• Serve food and drinks from kitchen and/or service areas.
• Ability to deal with frequent change, delays or unexpected events.
• Respond courteously and promptly to customer needs.
• Varied shifts available with an event driven schedule. The perfect part-time for someone who wants to work occasionally or is looking to supplement their income.

Starting Wage: $9.65 /hour plus gratuities (currently multiple openings)


SERVING ASSISTANT (part-time, event driven)

• Assist in clean up after meals served and wash equipment.
• Assist with plating meals, when required.
• Cooperate and assist team workers with other projects as assigned.
• Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.
• Respond courteously and promptly to customer needs.
• Observe sanitation, safety and security procedures.
• While performing the duties of this job, you are required to stand and to use your hands to prepare food. You must frequently lift and/or move up to 35-40 pounds
• The availability of shifts primarily depends on events in the building. Shifts generally last 4 to 8 hours and can occur at any point during the day, from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. or any time in between. We do not schedule an ending time.

Starting Wage: $9.65/hour plus gratuities (currently multiple openings)


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Human Resources Contact Information

Human Resources
350 Harbor Drive
Duluth, MN 55802

If you have questions, please contact Cheryl Oland in Human Resources at jobs@decc.org or 218-722-5573.

Business Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm

Location: The DECC Business Office is located at Entrance D. You can find maps and directions here.