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Usher and Ticket Taker
Ford Theatres

Los Angeles, CA


The Ford Theatres seeks self-motivated, culturally-minded people with energetic personalities and positive attitudes to be Ushers and Ticket Takers for its 2017 Ford Theatres summer season, which runs from July through mid-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.


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

WORKING HOURS: Hiring and training in June, season runs from July through October.  Hours range from 10 to 25 hours per week. 

Ford Theatres
2580 Cahuenga Blvd. East
Hollywood, CA 90068

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.

Pay rate begins at $12.00 per hour.

HOW TO APPLY - Email a cover letter and resume to: 
Bill Berry 
Event Services Manager

Contact:Bill Berry

Deadline: 10-31-2017

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