HOUSE MANAGER (PART TIME)

Needed: Part time house managers to work weekend nights during performances. Responsible for the building before, during and after the performance.  Reliability required.

Position Responsibilities include:

  • Open up building and ensure all is working and ready for the show
  • Set up chairs as needed in conjunction with ushers
  • Welcome the performers when they arrive and review evening schedule
  • Assist sound engineers with set up
  • Welcome and direct volunteers serving as ushers, box office and bartenders
  • Make sure host knows timing requirements and other band info as needed
  • Close up building, ensuring all doors secured, lights off, garbage removed
  • May be asked to act as “host” to make announcements at beginning of show and to ensure reasonable time for intermission.

Skills Desired:

  • Demonstrated Reliability
  • Patience with a variety of ages (patrons)
  • Interest in live music (does not have to be an artist or musician!)
  • Positive attitude; Dependable; Excellent Inter-personal skills

Wages:  Hourly depending upon experience.  Each night is approximately a 6 hour shift.

Other Benefits: Pass to all shows at Amazing Things Arts Center

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BOX OFFICE ASSISTANT

Position Responsibilities:

  • Pre-show: print out seating lists of pre-purchases for ushers
  • Confirm cash box amounts for box office
  • Sell tickets to walk up patrons starting one hour before show
  • Sell memberships and tickets to future shows as requested
  • Post-show: Reconcile cash to daily report and print out final sales report for House manager

Skills Desired:

  • Previous experience with any database: we use PatronManager, a Salesforce derived program. Specific knowledge of PM not required
  • Retail experience
  • Friendly, welcoming, not ruffled by lines
  • Attention to detail a plus

 Commitment: We ask that you be available at least two evenings (or more) per month.  Hours are primarily 6:30-8:30 and most often on Friday and Saturday nights.

Compensation: $11/hour plus free access to all shows

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To apply for any position, email letter and summary of qualifications to Ellen Sturgis, Executive Director