Special Events Coordinators assist in the coordination and execution of events including meetings, conferences, conventions, weddings, fundraising events, festivals, and trade shows. They may work with governments, corporations, cruise lines, banquet and resort facilities, event management companies, or non-profit organizations.
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Apprentice wage increases with skill and experience. Fully qualified coordinators earn an average of $41,000 annually, though this varies by employer and event profile.
Special Events Coordinator (297B)
|Do you have excellent communications skills? Are you comfortable working with the public? Can you make quick decisions under stressful situations?|
|Do you have strong reading, writing, and communication skills?|
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines?|
|Can you lift 15lbs comfortably?|
|Do you enjoy learning about new trends and creating new ideas?|
|Would you enjoy interacting with customers, suppliers, co-workers and other tradespeople to get the job done?|
|Do you have excellent time management? Are you an organized person?|
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Special Events Coordinator (297B) may be for you!
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