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Recreation Leader I – Performing Arts Center

  • Type:Temporary
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$11.57- $13.03 per hour
  • Posted Date:05/02/2018 10:30 AM

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Recreation Leader I – Performing Arts Center 

The Lancaster Performing Arts Center (LPAC) is seeking a part-time Box Office Staff Member. The LPAC, which consists of a 758 main stage proscenium theater, and a 100 seat black box theater, presents over 200 performances annually.


Under the supervision of the Recreation Programs Coordinator or Supervisor, the Recreation Leader I – Performing Arts Center will assist in a variety of tasks associated with The Lancaster Performing Arts Center (LPAC) operations and activities. In addition to performing day-to-day box office operations, the position assists the Recreation Program Coordinator or Supervisor to provide quality customer service and experiences for patrons, program participants and artists that visit LPAC over the course of the season.


  • Maintains high standards of customer service and professionalism when dealing with all patrons and staff.
  • Has knowledge of LPAC ticketing policies and maintains an enthusiastic and positive rapport with patrons by providing assistance and information with respect and friendliness.
  • Communicates with LPAC’s technical, marketing and box office staff to coordinate front-of-house activities with production related needs.
  • Is knowledgeable about all LPAC performances, education programs, activities and leased events in order to competently discuss them with patrons.
  • Assists in event coordination for show preparation.
  • Assists with editing of print materials related to season subscriptions, performances and community engagement.
  • Maintains end of day balance and close outs for ticket sales.
  • Performs other duties as required.


  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • High school graduation or its equivalent.
  • Friendly, versatile and outgoing personality.
  • Customer service and cash handling experience is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, proficiency in common office equipment, i.e. printer, scanner, copier, fax machine.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and create a rapport with people outside the organization, representing the organization to customers, the public, government and other external sources in an articulate and persuasive manner telephonically and in-person.
  • Must be willing to work weekdays, weekends, and evening hours.

Box Office Hours:

Monday-Friday 11:30 AM - 6 PM, Saturday 11:30 AM – 4 PM; Sunday hours in conjunction with performances.

Extended hours will occur on performance dates.

Staff often works outside of this schedule to accommodate special events, rentals, hospitality and Arts For Youth performances.

Salary: $11.57- $13.03 per hour

Selection Procedure:

Applicants must submit an online City application and resume in order to be considered. Applications will be accepted by the City of Lancaster until positions are filled. 

The City of Lancaster is an EEO employer.

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