Theater Staff Member – Part Time

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences invites applications from interested individuals to serve as a Theater Staff Member for the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater and Linwood Dunn Theater located in Beverly Hills and Hollywood, California.

Job Summary:

Primary duties will be working for events in all of the Academy’s theaters and reception facilities, including membership screenings, Academy special events and outside rentals.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Working under the supervision of Theater Managers in various positions and capacities during events.
  • Must be able to familiarize and recognize Academy members, governors and staff;
  • Establishing and maintaining a friendly yet cordial atmosphere in dealing with members, guests and clients.
  • Assisting other departments of the Academy on an as needed basis.

Qualifications

  • Ideal candidate will have a background in film studies; enrolled in a film program, or have film related degree.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal communications skills; ability to work with all levels of personnel, Academy members, and the public.
  • Prior service experience desired; experience working with customers or guests in a service oriented environment
  • Ability to demonstrate high level of diplomacy, sound judgment, and discretion when dealing with Academy members.
  • Able to deal with the public in a tactful, pleasant, courteous, and diplomatic manner and to maintain confidentiality of information.
  • Must be able to clearly communicate through use of radio communication.
  • Must have the capacity to work quickly and efficiently under high-pressure situations;
  • Ability to work weekends, overtime, and late hours on short notice;
  • Must have daily computer email and voicemail access for scheduling and department communications;
  • Experience using a variety of computer software applications, software such as MS Office, Outlook.
  • Command of the English language both verbal and written. 
  • Must have a valid CA driver’s license in good standing.

Salary:

This is an entry- level part time hourly position. Pay is $12.00 per hour.

To Apply

Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to: jobs@oscars.org and indicate Theater Staff in the subject line. 

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