Resume Drop: Event Support Staff

Positions available for Box Office, Ushers, Greeters, Food and Beverage Service, Technical, and Production Support

Organization

McEvoy Foundation for the Arts (MFA) presents exhibitions and public programs that engage, expand, and challenge themes within the McEvoy Family Collection.

Position

MFA seeks talented and enthusiastic individuals interested in working behind the scenes supporting events and public programs.  Visitor services support positions include ticket processing, greeting and seating guests, selling merchandise and working a bar. Talent and stage support positions in staging, lighting, and A/V tech, as well as audio, video, and photo documentation of events.

Requirements                                                                   

The position requires excellent communication skills and reliable and timely participation. Candidates must have strong customer service/interpersonal skills and present themselves in a professional manner.  Sensitivity to a range of social, economic, and cultural perspectives, histories, and experiences a must. Experience in a gallery, theater, and/or museum setting is helpful. Beverage service employees must be over 21 years of age. Theater, film/video, or other technical skills important for stage-related work. Occasional light lifting of packages and furniture is required.

Schedule

Several 4 to 8-hour evening shifts open for events on an on-call, as needed basis.

Wage

Hourly rate from $16-$20/hour, commensurate with experience and position. This is a temporary part-time, non-exempt position

Application

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to opportunities@mcevoyarts.org. Please include “Event Support Staff” in the subject header. Positions open until filled. No phone calls, please.

Equal Employment Opportunities

MFA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive reconsideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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