Job Details

Gate Attendant/Usher, part-time

Metro, Portland, Oregon

Job - Government

Close Date: 08/15/2019

Deadline to apply: August 15, 2019 @ 5:00 PM, PDT

Salary: $15.00 hourly

POSITION SUMMARY:
Attend our "on-the-spot" interviews at our live hiring event happening Thursday, August 22nd at the Portland'5 Center for the Arts.
Apply online now, and receive a pre-scheduled interview time OR just bring a copy of your resume and sign up at the event in person.

Multiple part-time, event-driven positions are available!

When: Thursday August 22, 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Where: Portland'5 Center for the Arts, Antoinette Hatfield Hall
1111 SW Broadway, Portland, OR 97205 (Google Maps)

What To Bring:
All Candidates: Hard copy of current resume
Qualified Veterans: A copy of your DD214 or DD215 for all eligible veterans preference consideration

Gate Attendants and Ushers perform work under the direction of an Admissions Lead, House Manager or Event Manager at the Portland'5 Centers for the Arts and Oregon Convention Center. Additional shifts may be available at the Expo Center

Part-time shifts vary in location and times of day/days of week, and will be scheduled based on frequency of events and labor workforce needs at the facilities.

Gate Attendant
Takes tickets, monitors doors and entrances during events; directs patrons; enforces facility rules and regulations; occasionally patrols special events.

Usher
Greets patrons, provides direction and assistance to seat locations and generally assists in making the patrons' stay a pleasant one; develops a detailed knowledge of the seating arrangements in the assigned facility; enforces facility rules and regulations.

Portland'5 Centers for the Arts (formerly the Portland Center for the Performing Arts) is a leader in expert venue management, overseeing the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Keller Auditorium and Antoinette Hatfield Hall, which includes the Brunish Theatre, the Newmark Theatre and the Dolores Winningstad Theatre.

Home to arts organizations such as Oregon Ballet Theatre, the Oregon Symphony and the Portland Opera, its among the largest performing arts centers in the US with approximately 1,000 performances and 900,000 attendees annually and generates an average of $60 million in regional spending and more than 700 jobs each year. The five theatres at Portland'5 have showcased countless events over the years including Broadway shows, concerts, comedy shows, plays, children's theatre, lectures, dance and much more. We are purposeful in presenting our diverse community with meaningful performing arts performances and spaces that are welcoming and accessible to everyone.

At Portland'5 Centers for the Arts, we hire a workforce representative of the communities we serve, understanding that a diverse workforce strengthens our organization. We value diversity and support a positive and welcoming environment where all of our employees can thrive.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
One year experience dealing directly with the general public in a high volume situation and a high school diploma or equivalent; or any combination of education and experience which provides the applicant with the knowledge, skills and abilities required to perform the job. Must be 18 years of age or older. Requires ability to work a variety of shifts, including weekdays, weeknights and weekends, including evenings and holidays.

Previous experience working with crowd management desirable.

To apply: visit www.oregonmetro.gov/jobs for the complete job announcement and a link to our online hiring center. Metro is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Complete details: www.oregonmetro.gov/jobs