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Filled with culture and history, the Schauer Arts Center was transformed from a canning factory built in 1912 into a non-profit, regional center for the arts that inspires creativity and connects people. Be part of a team committed to bringing professional live entertainment to the local community in this unique venue.


POSITION TITLE: Rental Event Coordinator
REPORTS TO: Executive Director

Do you love to work with people? Enjoy events from business meetings to weddings? Are you good at planning? Detail oriented? Able to multi-task?

Come work in a beautiful, multi-use facility with a team committed to creativity and excellent customer service. Serve as the primary salesperson and coordinator for non-theater rentals of the Schauer Center facilities. Position is responsible for the oversight and management of all social and business-related facility usage (weddings, business meeting, private parties) and for concession operations for both theater and rental events (including alcoholic beverage service). This position works closely with rental clients in their planning and execution of events while providing excellent customer service as an ambassador of the Schauer Center. This position also manages bar service for all Schauer events.

Responsibilities include giving tours, establishing rental contracts, event planning and supervision. Also includes hiring and training of bar staff, maintaining appropriate beverage licenses, bar inventory and employee schedules. This position must maintain a professional, cooperative relationship with other Schauer Center staff, vendors and rental clients.

Previous experience in hospitality and bar management required. A two or four year degree in Hospitality preferred. Marketing or sales experience helpful. A flexible schedule is required with a combination of regular office hours and event-related evening and weekend hours. Must obtain a valid City of Hartford bartending license and renew annually.

COVID-19 considerations:
All staff are required to be vaccinated. All staff and volunteers working public events are required to wear masks. Guests are strongly encouraged to wear masks at public events.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $36,000.00 - $40,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Weekend availability

COVID-19 considerations:

All staff are required to be vaccinated. All staff and volunteer working public events are required to wear masks. Guests are strongly encouraged to wear masks at public events.

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Hartford, WI 53027: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)

Education:

  • Associate (Preferred)

Experience:

  • Events management: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

To apply, email cover letter and resume to Mary@schauercenter.org
 

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POSITION TITLE: House Manager
TYPE OF POSITION: Part-Time

POSITION SUMMARY: 

The House Manager supervises volunteer ushers and all front-of-house operations during performances. The House Manager ensures that all patrons and volunteers have a safe, entertaining, enjoyable experience while visiting the Schauer Center. This position requires exceptional customer service and problem-solving skills as well as the ability to work as a team with other Schauer Center staff and volunteers.

Position Responsibilities and Requirements:

  • Serve as the primary front-of-house contact for the duration of a theater event.

  • Handle all questions and concerns of volunteers and patrons at the performance.

  • Be able to move quickly, including on stairs, and be able to lift at least 20 lbs.

  • Have the capability to email, as all pre-event communication with the Volunteer Coordinator will be via this method.

  • Prepared to be trained in emergency and safety procedures and protocols for the Schauer Center.

  • Assist with artist merchandise sales, as needed.

  • Make sure that all patrons and volunteers have left the building and secure the building upon leaving.

  • Complete other duties as assigned.

This is a part-time occasional position. Schedule is very flexible but includes evening and weekend hours totaling 15–20 hours per month.

COVID-19 considerations:

All staff are required to be vaccinated. All staff and volunteer working public events are required to wear masks. Guests are strongly encouraged to wear masks at public events.

To apply, email cover letter and resume to Cathi@schauercenter.org

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POSITION TITLE: Custodian
TYPE OF POSITION: Part time regular and full-time regular, hourly
REPORTS TO: Facility Manager

POSITION SUMMARY: Perform routine custodial services. Position will keep the facility clean and well-maintained year-round.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Sweep and wet mop hard surface floors
  • Vacuum carpet areas
  • Complete bathroom cleaning and supply replenishment
  • Remove trash from all areas of the building to dumpster
  • Clean interior windows
  • Dust fixtures and furnishings
  • Complete outdoor yard and lawn care as assigned
  • Perform light maintenance to include, but not limited to, light bulb replacement, painting, and minor repairs
  • Secure building, as needed
  • Notify Facility Manager when major repairs are needed
  • Schedule: Work schedule must be flexible and will include some weekends and evenings. This may be hired as one full time or two part time positions. Part time will work 15-20 hours weekly and may be daytime or evening, plus some weekends. Full time will be primarily days with some weekends and evenings. Full time includes health insurance, vacation and other benefits.

Minimum Requirements: Must be at least 18 years old and able to lift 25 pounds. Previous custodial experience is preferred. Background check will be completed.

Knowledge and Skills: Position requires dependability and flexibility, as well as a motivated and dedicated behavior. Ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, team-oriented, and possess a strong work ethic. Should be able to work independently.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time Hourly

Pay: $10.00 - $12.00 per hour

 

COVID-19 considerations:
All staff are required to be vaccinated. All staff and volunteers working public events are required to wear masks. Guests are strongly encouraged to wear masks at public events.

To apply,  print and fill out application or resume and email to Katrina@schauercenter.org.

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The Schauer Center is an equal employment opportunity employer. We adhere to a policy of making employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, age or disability. We assure you that your opportunity for employment with the Schauer Center depends solely on your qualifications.

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