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Akron Civic Employment Opportunities

AKRON CIVIC THEATRE

182 S. Main Street, Akron, OH  44308

FRONT OF HOUSE MANAGER

BASIC FUNCTION:

The Front of House Manager directly facilitates the smooth operation of the Akron Civic Theatre’s events both public and private. 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Under the direction of the Volunteer Coordinator, train, coordinate, lead, and assign volunteers.
  • Maintain and fill out event reports completely regarding event attendance and overall show issues.
  • Be proactive with the house and volunteers when situations arise.  
  • Follow and execute an event sheet fully.
  • Responsible for settling merchandise sales after each show.
  • Understand and execute emergency procedures and be able to assist with any emergency situation that might arise. Maintain a relaxed demeanor when emergencies arise.
  • Responsible for the overall experience of patrons including:
    • Working with cleaning crew to ensure public spaces are safe and presentable.
    • Facilitate the placement of displays, advertisement, or artwork displayed during shows.
    • Resolve with the box office any seating issues and reseating of patrons.
    • Attend staff meetings as needed.
    • Resolve issues that may arise with great customer service.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Excellent organizational skills. An eye for detail.
  • Professional but friendly demeanor.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with volunteer coordinator, volunteers, and upper management.
  • Must be available to work non-traditional hours including nights, weekends, and some holidays. Be flexible.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Previous front of house management experience.
  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Certification in first aid procedures including CPR.

COMPENSATION:

  • Part-time, hourly position.

Akron Civic Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/W/V/D

SEND RESUMES TO: 
Akron Civic Theatre, attn: Molly Barnwell, 182 S. Main St., Akron OH  44308 or You can pick up an application between 10am and 4pm M-F at 175 S. Main St. Akron OH  44308.

Akron Civic Theatre

Akron Civic Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/W/V/D

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