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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.

POSITION:                Hospitality Attendant
DEPARTMENT:         Hospitality
REPORTS TO:          Hospitality Coordinator
FLSA STATUS:          Part Time Temporary/Hourly Wage



The Genesee Theatre has an excellent and immediate opening for a Hospitality Attendant at the Genesee Theatre in Waukegan, IL.  The Hospitality Attendant is responsible for providing exemplary customer service to artists and their crew who are visiting the venue. 



Set up food and beverages for artists in multiple locations. Restock as necessary.
Ice down, re-ice, and dump ice from containers throughout the day.
Bus tables, wash dishes, and clean equipment.
Shop for food and other items that the client requests.
Call local businesses to ask for information or place orders.
Run errands and/or transport clients on show days.
Perform all other duties as assigned.



Possession of a high school diploma or equivalent.
At least 21 years old with a reliable personal vehicle and a valid driver’s license.
Excellent organizational and communication skills.
Maintain a positive attitude and work well under pressure.
Able to prioritize and handle multiple projects and responsibilities simultaneously.
Must maintain a professional demeanor and image, as this is a client-facing position.
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 lifting and bending, as well as extended periods of standing and walking.  Ability to climb stairs and push/pull carts is essential.



This is a seasonal part-time hourly pay position with no benefits. Please send cover letters, resumes, and references to:

The Genesee Theatre

203 N. Genesee Street

Waukegan, IL  60085

Fax (847) 406-3156

Email:  [email protected]

No Phone Calls, please

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



DEPARTMENT: Food & Beverage

REPORTS TO: Food & Beverage Manager


SUMMARY: Part Time

 The Genesee Theatre has an excellent and immediate opening for a part-time Bar Back at the Genesee Theatre in Waukegan, IL.  Due to the volume produced in such a short time frame, it is essential that anyone applying have great customer service and communication skills amongst bartenders, bar backs, and customers.


Stocking all assigned bars in a timely manner
Understanding the location of all bars
Basic knowledge on specific types of products served
Problem Solving
Communication over radios with other employees
Restocking bars and breaking them down before, during, and after the show or event being held. 


Must have High School Diploma or equivalent
Must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Must be able to multi-task in high stress situations
Ability to work with little supervision
Requires ability to work flexible and extended hours including nights, weekends and holidays as required by event schedule
At least 18 years of age
Ability to pass a background check and criminal history evaluation
Experience in a high volume environment
Ability to climb stairs and stand for long periods of time
Ability to lift 50 lbs.


This position is a Part Time/Hourly Pay plus Tips 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