Career Opportunities

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Director of Development

The Director of Development is a full-time, benefited, exempt position, working closely with the Executive Director to design and implement strategies that ensure successful organizational fundraising, including all activities related to the cultivation and solicitation of individual, corporate, foundation, grant and government support, as well as major gifts program, annual fund, planned giving, special events and capital campaigns.

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

Seasonal Guest Service Agent

Seasonal Guest Service Agent is a non-exempt, non-benefitted position. Number of hours worked, and schedules are determined by occupancy April 1 through September 28. The Seasonal Guest Service Agent duties include; assisting visitors, registering guests, managing reservations and providing detailed information about cottages/units, rates and amenities. Shifts will vary from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and will include a mix of weekdays and weekends. For emergency and inclement weather reporting, this position is considered essential.

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

Seasonal Laundry Attendant

Laundry Attendant is a seasonal (April 1 through September 28), non-exempt, non-benefited position, responsible for providing a constant supply of clean linens for hospitality and lodging operations, meeting established quality standards, and ensuring a consistently high-quality visitor experience for CCA’s guests.  Schedule flexibility and weekend work are required in meeting position responsibilities.  For emergency and inclement weather reporting this position is considered essential.

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

Housekeeper

The Housekeeper is a full time (32 hours plus), non-exempt position. The Housekeeper reports to the Housekeeping Manager and is responsible for performing housekeeping duties in rental properties and public buildings in a timely manner, meeting established quality standards.  Weekend and some evening work are required in meeting position responsibilities. Eight-hour shifts are scheduled in between the hours of 9 AM – 6 PM.  For emergency and inclement weather reporting this position is considered essential

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

Parking Staff

This is a part-time, seasonal, non-exempt position having responsibility for monitoring Chautauqua parking and traffic flow for guests, artist, staff and volunteers on high volume days for CCA and Colorado Music Festival events. Evening and weekend work is required in meeting position responsibilities. This position requires the candidate to have a valid driver’s license and pass a MSEC background check. For emergency and inclement weather reporting purposes this position is essential.

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To apply:
Send cover letter and resume to:
rhiannon.snyder@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 upkeep, 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.

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

Facilities Technician – Night Shift

The Facilities Technician is a full-time, benefited, non-exempt position. Under general supervision, this position performs a variety of small repair/maintenance tasks and provides nightly campus safety surveillance. The role is specifically designed to deliver exceptional customer service to Chautauqua’s guests during evening and nighttime hours. Some holiday work is required in meeting position responsibilities. For emergency and inclement weather reporting this position is considered essential.

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To apply, send cover letter and resume to:
Marah.bradley@chautauqua.com
No phone calls please.

Seasonal Gardener

This is a seasonal position responsible for the care of all landscape and garden features within the Colorado Chautauqua Campus. More specifically, this includes but is not limited to the upkeep of flowers, shrubs, trees, groundcovers, planters, niche gardens and lawns. Tasks include planting, pruning, irrigating, weeding and more. Seasonal Gardeners may be asked on occasion to assist other members of the Facilities and Preservation Department. This position runs from May 1, 2019 through September 30, 2019 and is typically a forty-hour work week with standard hours being from 8:00am to 5:00pm. Some weekend work will be required during periods of extreme weather. The rate of pay begins at $13.50 per hour.

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To apply, please send brief letter of interest with your resume and three references to:
jeff.rump@chautauqua.com or call Jeff Rump at 303-952-1625.

The Chautauqua Dining Hall is hiring! Applications are being accepted for front of house and back of house positions. For information on Dining Hall employment opportunities call 303.440.3776 or email your resume to info@chautauquadininghall.com.