Carmel Christkindlmarkt Operations Associates - $11.00/hr

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Located in Carmel, IN

Salary: $11.00

We are honored to be selected to help staff the 2017 Carmel Christkindlmarkt! The Christkindlmarkt is the first and only authentic German Holiday Market with an outdoor ice skating rink in the state of Indiana. The Christkindlmarkt will delight guests with an authentic blend of hand-crafted German goods, traditional German foods, and festive German holiday beverages.


We are looking for Carmel Christkindlmarkt Operations Associates to support the Markt Master to manage all aspects of the Christkindlmarkt, execute the vision of the Christkindlmarkt, and deliver an exceptional guest experience.


The Operations Associate must be flexible, able to easily transition between the following functions as directed by the Markt Master:

  • Ambassador: Representing the Christkindlmarkt both at the Markt and outside the Markt. Connecting the Christkindlmarkt with the surrounding community. Sharing information about the Christkindlmarkt with the general public.
  • Business Support: Providing support for the general business operations of the Christkindlmarkt. Supplementing the Retail Associates as necessary. Utilizing the Christkindlmarkt’s technological tools after basic training, including point of sale system and audio equipment. Communicating information to other Christkindlmarkt support entities.
  • Customer Care: Supporting Retail Associates in providing a positive customer experience to all guests of the Christkindlmarkt. Building relationships with customers of the Christkindlmarkt.
  • Direction: Dispensing information from the Markt Master to Retail Associates, Volunteers, and Contract Vendors as necessary. Providing guidance to Musicians and Entertainers as necessary.
  • Enthusiasm: Performing duties with a pleasant, cheerful attitude. Establishing a positive atmosphere among Retail Associates and Volunteers. Developing a rapport with Contract Vendors.


A cheerful disposition and professional attitude will be given top consideration.


The Christkindlmarkt will run from November 18 through December 24. The hours will be

Wednesday and Thursday from 4pm – 9pm

Friday and Saturday from 1pm – 10pm

Sunday from 1pm – 9pm

Closed Monday and Tuesday and for Thanksgiving


Ideally, we would like to find Operations Associates who are available to work all days and shifts. That said, we will also consider folks who are available for part of the shifts. For example, a student who can work Wednesday, Thursday and Friday after school. Or someone currently working full-time Monday-Friday who wants to earn some extra money for the holidays by working Saturday and Sunday.


The Christkindlmarkt is open air, so you will be exposed to the weather.


The pay is $11.00 per hour.


For more information and to apply, please visit or send your resume to You also can call Express Employment Professionals at (317) 596-9370. We look forward to hearing from you!


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Express Office: Fishers (Indianapolis North)
7259 Fishers Landing Drive
Fishers, IN 46038