Career Opportunities

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Emcee

Do you like being the center of attention? Do you thrive speaking in front of large crowds? Have you always wanted to perform on the Chautauqua Auditorium stage? Now is your chance!

CCA is seeking announcers for its 2015 summer Auditorium season. These individuals are responsible for setting the tone of the evening, providing pre-performance announcements and in some cases, introducing the artists. Evening and weekend work is required in meeting position requirements. The position works on site at the Colorado Chautauqua National Historic Landmark, a 100% smoke-free campus. Summer season runs June 2 – September 24. Minimum commitment of eight – ten (8-10) shows desired. Stipend includes per show flat fee and two tickets to each performance worked.

To apply:
Please send resume, including public speaking experience, plus a link to speaking audition video clip to ann.obenchain@chautauqua.com. No phone calls please.

Event Staff

This is a part-time, seasonal, non-exempt position having responsibility for creating a positive and safe guest service experience as well as ensuring the general up-keep, cleanliness, and security of the Auditorium, Community House and surrounding areas. Evening and weekend work is required in meeting position responsibilities. For emergency and inclement weather reporting purposes this position is essential. The position works on site at the Colorado Chautauqua National Historic Landmark, a 100% smoke-free campus.

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To apply:
Send cover letter and resume to:
chris.petillo@chautauqua.com
No phone calls please.

Technical Staff II

This is a year round, part-time, non-exempt position assisting stage and audio/visual aspects of event productions at Chautauqua for both CCA produced and co-produced events. Evening and weekend work is required in meeting position responsibilities.  This position works on site at the Colorado Chautauqua National Historic Landmark, a 100% smoke-free campus.

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To apply:
Send cover letter and resume to:
buddy.baker@chautauqua.com
No phone calls please.

Technical Staff

This is a seasonal, part-time, non-exempt position assisting stage productions at Chautauqua for both CCA produced and co-produced events. Evening and weekend work is required in meeting position responsibilities. This position works on site at the Colorado Chautauqua National Historic Landmark, a 100% smoke-free campus.

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To apply:
Send cover letter and resume to:
buddy.baker@chautauqua.com
No phone calls please.

Assistant Box Office Manager

This is a seasonal, part-time, non-benefited, non-exempt position responsible for various day shift and night of show box office responsibilities for the Colorado Chautauqua Association (CCA) and Colorado Music Festival (CMF). The Box Office Assistant Manager will act as Manager on Duty when Box Office Manager (BOM) is not present. Evening and weekend work is required in meeting position responsibilities. The position works on site at the Colorado Chautauqua National Historic Landmark, a 100% smoke-free campus.

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To apply:
Send cover letter and resume to:
anthoney.sandoval@chautauqua.com
No phone calls please.

Box Office Staff

This is a seasonal, part-time, non-exempt position requiring handling box-office activities such as ticket sales, phone inquiries, and night-of-show customer service in an often fast paced environment. Evening and weekend work is required in meeting position responsibilities. The position works on site at the Colorado Chautauqua National Historic Landmark, a 100% smoke-free campus.

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To apply:
Send cover letter and resume to:
anthoney.sandoval@chautauqua.com
No phone calls please.

Hospitality Assistant

This is a full-time, year-round, benefited position supporting the Hospitality Department. This position acts as the lodging and private events customer service representative as well as assists the Hospitality Manager with a variety of duties. Shifts will vary from 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. and will include a mix of weekdays and weekends. This position works on site at the Colorado Chautauqua National Historic Landmark, a 100% smoke-free campus.

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To apply:
Send cover letter and resume to:
wanona.tara@chautauqua.com
No phone calls please.

Housekeeper I

This is a full-time, year-round, benefited position supporting the Hospitality Department and is integral in helping Colorado Chautauqua Association deliver a consistently high-quality visitor experience for its day and overnight guests.

This position performs housekeeping/building and grounds duties as assigned by the Housekeeping Manager. Duties of this position include: general cleaning (sweeping, vacuuming, dusting, etc.); cleaning bathrooms and kitchens (stove, refrigerator, etc.); cleaning windows, walls, ceiling fans, etc; changing bedding and linens/towel  and cleaning outdoor areas and windows.  Some evening and weekend work may be required in meeting position responsibilities. One year minimum hotel/house cleaning experience required. Bilingual a plus. The position works on site at the Colorado Chautauqua National Historic Landmark, a 100% smoke-free campus.

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To apply:
Send cover letter and resume to:
wanona.tara@chautauqua.com
No phone calls please.

For information on Dining Hall employment opportunities call 303.440.3776.