Assistant House Manager

Center for the Arts, George Mason University

Fairfax, VA

Work Location: In-office


  • Part Time
  • Fairfax, VA
  • Mon, Dec 6, 2021
  • Work Location: In-office
  • Academic
  • $0
  • Hourly Rate (USD$): $16.28

Website Center for the Arts, George Mason University

The Center for the Arts seeks a part-time Assistant House Manager. The Assistant House Manager ensures the smooth functioning of Front of House “FOH” operations during a performance, including the supervision of Ushers and other FOH staff and overseeing the patron experience for performances.

Primary Responsibilities 
-Ensuring that all patrons have a safe and pleasant experience
-Creating a welcoming environment for all audience members, staff, and volunteers
-Managing and troubleshooting ticket scanners
-Work with Stage Management to ensure that performances run smoothly and start on time
-Maintain Health and Safety standards during all performances including implementing COVID safety procedures
-Maintain facility standards during all performances
-Successfully directing staff and patrons in the event of an emergency
-Completing FOH show summary reports


This position works mainly nights and weekends, and has the opportunity to work between 4-10 performances a month. Scheduling for performances is done on a monthly basis. Scheduling is flexible- the Assistant House Manager primarily signs up for their own shifts.

Required Qualifications 

-Excellent organizational and communication skills;
-Proven ability to manage a staff;
-Demonstrated commitment to high-level customer service;
-Ability to work nights and weekends.

Preferred Qualifications

-Experience in FOH operations or house management experience;
-Knowledge of ADA laws and experience with disability accommodations

How to Apply

Applicants must email a completed application (click here) to Maura Glascock,

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