Employment

Goodman Theatre is currently seeking to fill the following positions:


Stitcher

Goodman Theatre seeks an experienced Stitcher.

Dates: Mid-August - Early-September

Responsibilities:

  • Build and alter costumes, under the supervision of a draper or first hand.
  • Assist with the maintenance and organization of costume shop spaces and equipment.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2-3 years professional costume shop experience desirable
  • Must have strong stitching (hand and machine) skills
  • Must be detail oriented and yet able to prioritize tasks

The position is part-time with a competitive hourly rate. Housing and Travel NOT provided.

Goodman Theatre is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

Interested candidates should send cover letter, resume and three references to: HeidiMcMath@GoodmanTheatre.org .Please indicate how you learned about the position in the cover letter.

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.


Videographer

Reports to: Creative Director

Time Commitment: Full-Time

Goodman Theatre is seeking an experienced Videographer. The ideal candidate would have the ability to create videos that inform and entertain as well as motivate someone to experience the programming offered by our world-class institution. The ability to tell a story through video and work within the Goodman brand is a must. Experience working in the Performing Arts and/or a non-profit is a plus. The videos produced will reach our audiences via Goodman’s website and other online channels, digital displays and broadcast.

The Videographer would concept, shoot and edit interviews, scenes, b-roll, events and performances. Efficiency in Adobe Premiere, visual effects and sound software as well as Photoshop in a Macintosh environment is essential. A working knowledge of HTML is a plus.

The Videographer will work under the supervision of the Creative Director and produce video for all internal departments.

Responsibilities:

  • Shoot interviews, b-roll and scenes
  • Manage an often hectic schedule of shooting and editing
  • Liase with Marketing, Development, Education and Artistic in order to effectively produce videos for the entire organization
  • Work closely with the Creative Director and Director of Marketing to produce videos that communicate effectively and work within the Goodman brand

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years working in a video/creative environment
  • Excellent shooting and editing skills
  • The ability to work with sound equipment and software
  • A thorough understanding of lighting and lighting equipment
  • Excellent skills in Adobe Premiere, After Effects, and sound editing software as well as Photoshop in a Macintosh environment
  • Strong verbal and writing skills

Goodman Theatre is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

Submit a resume, cover letter and portfolio of samples online to this link.

Please indicate in your cover letter how you heard about this position by listing the specific website. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.


Front of House/VIP Lounge Staff

Goodman Theatre seeks part-time Front of House/VIP Lounge staff. A member of the Front of House staff is responsible for working in all areas of the lobby. These positions include working as a bartender, coat check attendant, gift store attendant and greeter. Working in the VIP Lounge includes taking care of our VIP patrons in a private lounge as a bartender and host. Candidates must have outstanding customer service skills, advanced bartending knowledge and must be available to work evenings, weekends, and Thursday matinees.

Goodman Theatre is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

Please send your resume and cover letter via email to FOHJobs@goodmantheatre.org or via fax to 312.443.3821. No phone calls please.


Subscription Sales Representatives

Goodman Theatre is seeking to add sales superstars to our Subscription Sales staff! Join us in selling our fantastic 2015/2016 Season and spreading the news of the award winning shows produced on our stages. A background in telemarketing is helpful, however not required. A love for theater is a must. This is a part time position including commission. We are looking to fill positions on both our AM and PM shifts.  Please call 312-443-8015  and leave a message for Casey telling us why you would like to work at the Goodman, any previous telemarketing experience you may have, and your schedule availability. If we are interested, we will follow up with you.

Goodman Theatre is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.