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Moss Arts Center Careers

Student Positions

The Moss Arts Center has student positions available in patron services (box office, gallery attendant, and usher) and production crew. Please see descriptions below. Applications for fall 2021 will be evaluated in August 2021. Summer applicants are still being accepted. Apply here.

Patron Services (box office, gallery attendant, and usher)

All patron services positions require strong customer service and interpersonal skills. Box office staff sell event tickets in person and by phone and manage cash and sensitive information. Gallery attendants are responsible for safeguarding works of art during gallery hours. Ushers are responsible for the safety and comfort of patrons, directing patrons to their seats, scanning tickets, and answering questions. Leader positions available.


Production crew perform a variety of behind-the-scenes work to assist with live productions. Duties may include working with lighting, sound, staging, and rigging; constructing, moving, and striking scenery; assisting performers and road crews; and unloading and loading tour trailers. Night and weekend availability required. Leader positions available.

Wage Positions

The Moss Arts Center has non-student positions available in the patron services wage pool (box office, gallery attendant, and usher). See descriptions above. Apply here.

The patron services wage pool is open on a quarterly basis and opens/closes each January 1, April 1, July 1, and October 1. The position performs a variety of customer service and administrative tasks in support of events at the Moss Arts Center. Typical work may include box office staffing, ushering, and/or visual arts gallery supervision. Positions require strong customer service and interpersonal skills, evening and weekend availability, punctuality, and strong computer skills. Leader positions available.

Student Ambassadors

Are you a friendly, service-oriented student looking for a way to deepen your connection with the arts? The Moss Arts Center Student Ambassadors are currently accepting applications. Apply here. Applications will be reviewed on September 10, 2021. Please contact or visit the MAC Ambassador page on GobblerConnect for more information.

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