Box Office Assistant (Part Time - 2021 Season)
Summer 2021 | Box Office Assistant
Turn your passion for music and the arts into a seasonal position at Big Top Chautauqua as a Box Office Assistant. Big Top Chautauqua is a performing arts venue presenting 50+ concerts each year including international headliners, regional talent, and original productions all in the heart of the beautiful Northwoods nestled near the shores of Lake Superior.
We are looking for energetic, lighthearted and music-loving team members for our summer box office. The key responsibility of the Box Office Assistant is aiding patrons in the purchase of tickets over the phone, in person at either our box office or at the gate to our venue, and online ticket sales support. Box Office Assistants may work from either our main box office in Washburn or at the Big Blue Tent grounds just south of Bayfield.
The Box Office Assistant works directly under the supervision of the Box Office Manager. The position is seasonal running from May to mid-September. Weekly schedules range from 20-40 hours per week; including weekend and evenings; hourly wage based on experience and skillset. Every effort will be made to keep our employees, patrons and artists safe; our safety protocols aligning with CDC guidelines must be followed.
Additional responsibilities include customer service, providing answers to patron’s general informational questions, keeping box office counters and retail display cases clean and organized, supporting Big Top Gift Shop merchandise sales, and additional tasks as needed.
The ideal candidate for this exciting summer position has engaging customer service and welcoming communication skills. The Box Office Assistant will be working within a ticketing software program and conducting financial transactions; keyboarding and data entry skills in a Windows-based environment are required.
For inquiries or to apply, please download the application found at bigtop.org/jobs
Or provide a cover letter and resume send to: email@example.com (email preferred)
Or mail to:
Big Top Chautauqua
PO Box 455
Washburn, WI 54891