Creative Engagement Associate

The Creative Engagement Associate for the Auditorium Theatre primarily serves as Hearts to Art (HTA) Camp Director, responsible for the management and successful day to day operation of Auditorium Theatre’s unique performing arts camp for children ages 7-14 who have experienced the death of a parent. Leading up to and during the summer months, the Creative Engagement Associate is responsible for the programming of all camp activities, supervision of camp staff, and communication with campers, caregivers, and social workers. During the school year, the Creative Engagement Associate is responsible for maintaining relationships with campers and caregivers, promoting HTA to relevant partner organizations, social workers, or schools, and planning camp reunions. Finally, the Creative Engagement Associate is responsible for the management of Auditorium Theatre’s Too Hot To Handel winter outreach programming, managing scheduling and communication for partner schools and teaching artist staff.

Ideal candidates must possess:

  • A bachelor’s degree in a related field.
  • Minimum 3 years prior experience working with young people in arts education, education, or social work.
  • Experience managing arts education programming.
  • Excellent organizational, communication (written and verbal), interpersonal skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to exercise considerable judgment and discretion in establishing and maintaining good working relationships.
  • Strong organization skills and attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, and Outlook.

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Ushers

The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, one of Chicago’s most prominent and legendary performance venues, is seeking outgoing, friendly, service-oriented, and energetic ushers to join our Front of House Team.

Ideal candidates must possess:

  • Previous customer service experience
  • The availability to work a flexible schedule that will include evening and weekend hours on a frequent basis
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Superior attention to detail
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Exceptional judgment and discretion
  • The ability to deal with a wide variety of personalities, both individually and collectively
  • The ability to deal calmly, rationally and tactfully in a creative, quick-paced and sometimes stressful environment
  • Ability to move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 25 pounds without assistance
  • Ability to stand, sit, and/or walk for an extended period of time or for an entire work shift.
  • Must be a minimum 18 years of age

Please email cover letter and resume to frontofhousejobs@auditoriumtheatre.org. Phone calls and emails regarding employment are not accepted. EOE.

Bartenders

The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, one of Chicago’s most prominent and legendary performance venues, is seeking outgoing, friendly, service-oriented, and energetic bartenders to join our Front of House Team.

Ideal candidates must possess:

  • Minimum of one year of previous bartending, customer service, and cash handling experience
  • General knowledge of beer, wine, and spirits
  • The availability to work a flexible schedule that will include evening and weekend hours on a frequent basis
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Superior attention to detail
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Exceptional judgment and discretion
  • The ability to deal with a wide variety of personalities, both individually and collectively
  • The ability to deal calmly, rationally, and tactfully in a creative, quick-paced, and sometimes stressful environment
  • Ability to move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 25 pounds without assistance
  • Ability to stand, sit, and/or walk for an extended period of time or for an entire work shift
  • Must be a minimum 21 years of age

Please email cover letter and resume to frontofhousejobs@auditoriumtheatre.org. EOE.