POSITION:             Changeover / Set-up Laborer         
DEPARTMENT:      Operations
FLSA STATUS:        Non-exempt



SMG, the leader in privately managed public assembly facilities, has immediate openings for Changeover/Set-up Crew at the DCU Center in Worcester, MA 01608. 

These are part time, union, event related positions, which involve working overnights and weekends.



Under direction, set-up & take down meeting rooms, ballrooms, exhibit halls & arena for various events


Duties and Responsibilities

Participates in room set-ups and strikes, including but not limited to chairs, tables, risers/stages, stanchions, podiums and other equipment/furniture etc.

Ability to build concert stages, install hockey dasher, glass, & related equipment, install other sporting event equipment as required

Ability to install ice for related events (both indoors & out as needed)

Perform work in a safe manner at all times, notifying the Supervisor immediately of any accidents/incidents and any problems/damages to facility or equipment



           Education and Experience

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Previous experience in similar functions desirable

            Licensed & Qualified forklift/platform lift operations desirable


Skills and Abilities

Ability to use hand & small power tools when required both safely & effectively

Ability to listen and follow instructions both verbal & written

Ability to read & understand room set-up floor plans to complete tasks effectively

Operate walkie-talkie radio devices when required

Present a neat & groomed appearance and demeanor at all times during the workday


           Physical Requirements

To perform this job successfully, this position requires lifting at least 65 lbs without assistance and be capable of lifting higher amounts safely with assistance. Walking & standing for most of the assigned shifts, bending & stooping at times is required. These tasks may be performed in adverse conditions at times (loud noise, dust inclement weather & moving vehicles may be present)


Other Qualifications 

Ability to work flexible hours including daytime, evening, overnight, weekends and holidays, as needed

Must be able to speak, read and write English

Must have professional attitude and appearance

Must be at least 18 years old





Union dues/fees shall apply.





External Applicants

Internal Applicants 

To be considered for any open position, you must complete the application process completely through the link provided.  Applicants that need reasonable accommodations to complete the application process may call 508-929-0114.


Nicole Murray

HR Manager
DCU Center
50 Foster Street
Worcester, MA 01608

Accepting applications from 4/23/2019 until filled.


SMG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and encourages Women, Minorities, Individuals with Disabilities and protected Veterans to apply.  VEVRAA Federal Contractor