Usher | Theatre Philadelphia

Usher

The Mann Center for the Performing Arts
Post Date: May 15, 2019

Usher – April 2019 through October 2019

 

Necessary Attributes

  • Strong communication skills
  • Proficiency to interact with patrons and staff
  • Ability to make decisions
  • Must process tasks quickly
  • Ability to follow directions
  • Capable of handling pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Required to walk throughout the venue campus on a consistent basis
  • Will be standing / walking for long periods of time
  • Will be required to walk up and down steps / slopes
  • Will be required to adhere to uniform standards
  • Responsible for own transportation to and from venue
  • Responsible for providing on flashlight that must be available for use at all rostered events
  • Available to work evenings and weekends, including summer holiday weekends (APR – OCT 2019)
  • Position requires light physical activity such as lifting/moving boxes and/or chairs

 

Essential Duties/Responsibilities (included, but not limited to):

  • Must be on-site for all mainstage, Skyline stage and corporate events
  • Ticket scanning at entrance gates
  • Aids with guests’ special needs
  • Provides accurate information about the venue
  • Guides guests to their seats and in the event of an emergency, to exits
  • Distributes program books to guests
  • Maintains order and ensures adherence to venue and artist rules & regulations

 

Payment

 

  • A stipend of $30 per show / event will be paid
  • Complimentary parking will be provided
  • Complimentary access to shows permitted for the Usher only when not on duty (Main Stage events only)

 

Education and Experience

 

  • High school and or college education preferred
  • Relevant employment experience may substitute for additional education at Mann management discretion.

 

The Mann is an at-will employer.  It is the policy of the Mann to provide equal employment in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship.  All conditions and privileges of employment are administered to all employees without discrimination or discriminatory harassment because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristics protected by law.

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How to Apply

TO BE CONSIDERED PLEASE ATTEND OUR TRAINING SESSION ON MAY 28TH AT 6:30pm AT THE MANN CENTER.

The Mann is an at-will employer.  It is the policy of the Mann to provide equal employment in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship.  All conditions and privileges of employment are administered to all employees without discrimination or discriminatory harassment because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristics protected by law.