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Need a job? Main Event hiring nearly 200 in ABQ


Main Event Entertainment is scheduled to open next month at 4040 Pan American Fwy NE. (Greg Sorber/Albuquerque Journal)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Albuquerque’s newest entertainment venue is now in hiring mode.

Main Event Entertainment — scheduled to open next month at 4040 Pan American Fwy NE — is in the process of hiring nearly 200 people to staff its new “eat, bowl play” center, the company announced Tuesday.

Interested applicants can go online to learn more here.

Posted job listings include various hourly positions such as server, bartender, and games attendant. The site also lists openings for some management positions.

“As a progressive, growing organization, we offer competitive salaries, bonuses, tuition reimbursement, competitive paid-time-off packages, affordable benefits and additional perks to those who become part of the winning team at Main Event,” Director of Talent Acquisition Sharla Jones said in a news release.

Construction is almost complete on Main Event’s new Albuquerque site, a nearly 50,000-square-foot center along Interstate 25 near Comanche. The facility will have bowling, interactive games, a gravity ropes obstacle course, a multi-level laser tag arena and a full service restaurant and bar, according to the release.

The Dallas-based company has 25 locations around the U.S.




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