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Usher and Ticket Taker
Ford Theatres

Los Angeles, CA

USHERS AND TICKET TAKERS

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.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE 

  • 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. 

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.

COMPENSATION:
Pay rate begins at $12.00 per hour.

HOW TO APPLY - Email a cover letter and resume to: 
Bill Berry 
Event Services Manager
wberry@arts.lacounty.gov



Contact:Bill Berry
Email:wberry@arts.lacounty.gov


Deadline: 10-31-2017


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