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Join the Genesee Theatre Team

Whether selling tickets, assisting patrons or setting the stage for another night of amazing performances, all Genesee Theatre employees have an important role to play — and a beautiful setting in which to work. Help us bring exceptional service and the region’s best art and entertainment to our community.

USHER

 

SUMMARY:

The Genesee Theatre has an excellent and immediate opening for a part-time Usher at the Genesee Theatre in Waukegan, IL.  Because they are one of the first points of contact, Ushers are responsible for providing exemplary customer service to patrons visiting the venue. 

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

Verifies, tears, or scans patrons’ tickets for all events at the Genesee Theatre.
Assist patrons to their seats in a quick and efficient manner..
Provide accurate Genesee Theatre information to guests.
Ensures that rules and guidelines of the theatre are being adhered to.
Perform all other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Applicants must possess a high school diploma or equivalent.
Must possess excellent organizational and communication skills, both verbal and written.
Ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects and responsibilities simultaneously.
Must maintain a professional demeanor and image, as this is a customer-facing position.
Providing exemplary customer service must be of the utmost importance.
Ability to work with limited supervision and as a team member.
Requires ability to work flexible and extended hours including nights, weekends and holidays as required by event schedule.
Functionality includes some moderate lifting and bending, as well as extended periods of standing and walking.  Ability to climb stairs is essential.

 

TO APPLY:

This position is a Part-Time Hourly Pay position with no benefits.   Resumes and references may be sent to:

 

            The Genesee Theatre

            203 N. Genesee Street

            Waukegan, IL  60085

            Fax (847) 406-3156

            Email:  [email protected]

            No Phone Calls, please

 

 

The Genesee Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D

Ticketing Assistant

 

SUMMARY:

The Genesee Theatre has an excellent and immediate opening for a Ticketing Assistant at the Genesee Theatre in Waukegan, IL.  Because they are the first point of contact, the Ticketing Assistant is responsible for providing exemplary customer service to patrons calling or visiting the venue.  

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

Utilize the computerized ticketing system to assist guests in the purchasing of tickets for all events at the Genesee Theatre
Provide accurate Genesee Theatre information to guests.
Receive and process counter, phone, and mail ticket orders.
Ability to run and settle daily cash sales reports.
Inventory Lost and Found
Perform all other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

Applicants must possess a high school diploma or equivalent.
Must possess excellent organizational and communication skills, both verbal and written.
Ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects and responsibilities simultaneously.
Must maintain a professional demeanor and image, as this is a customer-facing position.
Providing exemplary customer service must be of the utmost importance.
Ability to work with limited supervision and as a team member.
Must be a strong manager, motivating and inspiring staff to perform to the best of their abilities.
Experience with Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word and Outlook, is a plus.
Requires ability to work flexible and extended hours including nights, weekends and holidays as required by event schedule.
Functionality includes some moderate lifting and bending, as well as extended periods of standing and walking.  Ability to climb stairs is essential.

 

TO APPLY:

This position is a Part-Time Hourly Pay position with no benefits.   Resumes and references may be sent to:

 

            The Genesee Theatre

            203 N. Genesee Street

            Waukegan, IL  60085

            Fax (847) 406-3156

            Email:  [email protected]

            No Phone Calls, please

 

The Genesee Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D

Merchandise Sales Rep

 

SUMMARY:

The Genesee Theatre has an excellent and immediate opening for a part time Merchandise Sales Rep in Waukegan, IL.  This person will be in charge of selling merchandise for the act at the theatre.  It is essential that this person has good sales skills as well as good cash management skills. 

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

Counts the merchandise in when it arrives
Sells the merchandise
Counts the ending merchandise inventory
Makes sure ending cash balance matches sales

QUALIFICATIONS:

Applicants must have a High School Diploma or equivalent
Must have excellent sales ability
Must have the ability to manage cash received accurately
Must be available primarily nights and weekends
Must be able to stand for long periods
Must be able to lift 20 pounds
Must have be organized and be able to communicate
Must maintain a professional attitude at all times
Must have the ability to work independently

 

TO APPLY:

This position is a part time hourly position with no benefits.  Resumes and references may be sent to:

            The Genesee Theatre

            203 N. Genesee Street

            Waukegan, IL  60085

            Fax (847) 406-3156

            Email:  [email protected]

            No Phone Calls, please

 

The Genesee Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D