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Ushers and Ticket Takers

Ford Theatres

  • CATEGORY Front of House
  • LOCATION Hollywood, CA
  • DATE JANUARY 25, 2018
  • JOB TYPE Seasonal/Temporary
  • COMPENSATION Pay rate begins at $13.25 per hour
  • POSITION LEVEL Entry (up to 2 yrs exp)

The Ford Theatres seeks self-motivated, culturally-minded people with energetic personalities and positive attitudes to be Ushers and Ticket Takers for its 2018 Ford Theatres summer season, which runs from April through October and includes over 50 music, dance, theatre, family and public engagement events. The outdoor 1,200-seat amphitheatre is located in the Cahuenga Pass near Hollywood, CA.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE
  • Greeting and directing theatre patrons
  • Providing information and assistance in routine and emergency situations
  • Distributing programs
  • Tearing tickets
  • Seating patrons
  • Merchandise sales
  • Responding to patron inquiries with an emphasis on good customer service 

WORKING HOURS

Hiring and training in March-April, season runs from April through October. Hours range from 10 to 25 hours per week.

PROJECT LOCATION

Ford Theatres
2580 Cahuenga Blvd. East
Hollywood, CA 90068

 
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Ability to work nights and weekends. Most evening shifts begin at 5:30 PM, Saturday morning shifts at 8:00 AM. All ushers must be courteous with staff and public as well as present a clean, neat appearance. Applicants must have the ability to climb multiple stairs and stand for extended periods of time. Some lifting required (20 lbs).
  • Experience: Applicants with customer service experience preferred. Restaurant wait staff experience is a plus. 
  • Education: Must be at least 16 years of age. If under 18, must provide work permit. Multilingual skills (Korean and Spanish especially) are highly valued.
  • Other Requirements: Applicants must have valid California identification card and a reliable method of transportation.

HOW TO APPLY
 

Email a cover letter and resume to:
Bill Berry 
Event Services Manager, Ford Theatres

wberry@ford.lacounty.gov

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