Seasonal / Part-Time Job Opportunities

Apply here to be part of the Festival Team.

Thank you for your interest in working on the Wawa Welcome America Festival. We are excited for multiple days of FREE fun for all ages to celebrate America’s Birthday in America’s Birthplace!

Below you will find job opportunities available at this time.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

2018 Event Producer RFP

Welcome America, Inc. seeks to engage qualified and experienced event producers to begin festival production planning. Welcome America, Inc. seeks to produce inclusive, diverse, and safe events. We seek collaborative, experienced, innovative, idea-generators with creative vision who can lead teams, work within a team and effectively produce citywide events within a budget. We value diversity and inclusion. Producers will interact will all levels of government, sponsors, partners, and public safety. Welcome America, Inc. provides equal opportunity. Welcome America Inc. values a strong Women, Minority and Disabled Owned business participation in the festival.

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Deadline for questions, requests for clarification, or request for additional information due by 5:00 p.m. EST on December 15, 2017. Responses must be submitted via e-mail to by 11:59 p.m. EST on December 24, 2017.

2018 Summer Internship

A rare opportunity for real-world experience in a high-profile national event. We seek self-starters who are creative, ambitious, hard-working, energetic, diverse and proud to produce Philadelphia’s July 4th celebration. Each internship position will have a defined role, goals to be achieved, and with supervisory support to enable each intern to leave with a sense of accomplishment, new skills, real-life experience, and the opportunity to throw Philadelphia’s biggest party of the year. Interns play a vital role in the organization. They are given the chance to contribute their ideas, play an active role in their duties, and to work in a team setting. Great networking opportunity for interns looking for a future job in events, marketing, communications, and sponsorship. Our successful Interns have gone on to paid, professional positions.

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Interested candidates should send resume to by Friday, January 26, 2018. Welcome America, Inc. Summer Internship is May through July 31, 2018. Start date is flexible.


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