Front of House Usher

Date Posted: Aug 30, 2019
Application Deadline: Sep 30, 2019
Start Date: Sep 10, 2019

Salary Range: 20K - 30K
Additional Salary Information: This position will be paid hourly.
Province: Ontario
Region: Metro Toronto Area
City: Toronto
Employee Benefits: N/A
Organization's Field/Discipline: The Arts
Job's focus: Creative
Job Type: Full-time
Career Level: Entry level/ intern

Organization Description

Mirvish Enterprises

Mirvish Productions owns and operates four magnificent theatres in downtown Toronto - the Royal Alexandra, the Princess of Wales, the Ed Mirvish (formerly the Canon) and the CAA - each offering its patrons a unique theatre-going experience.



Job Description

Mirvish Enterprises is looking to fill theatre ushering positions, with a variety of schedules available.

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

-Ticket taking, directing and leading patrons to seats.
-Monitoring audience members during a performance.
-Identifying and resolving potential interruptions to patron enjoyment during a performance.
-Reviewing and complying with Health and Safety Procedures, Emergency Preparedness, Fire Safety and issues of Accessibility.



Requirements:

-Previous experience in customer service.
-Problem solving and quickly adapting to various situations.
-Strong communication skills when speaking with both patrons and co-workers.
-A positive attitude and ability to work as part of a team.
-Concession sales experience and cash handling skills an asset, but not required.
 

Working in a theatre, this position will be required to work evenings, weekends, occasional weekdays and holidays.  A typical work week will be 36 hours- Tuesday- Saturday evenings, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

Mirvish Enterprises is an equal opportunity employer and invites all qualified applicants to apply for the position.  Mirvish Enterprises is committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities and will work to meet the needs any successful applicant that requires accommodation.



How to Apply:

Candidates should submit resumes to fohjobs@mirvish.com

Please indicate USHER APPLICATION in the subject line.

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