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Theater Assistants P/T

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Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Theater Assistants P/T
Department LCC TV/Fine Arts Center
Position Type Part Time/Temp
Position Grade
Position Level (Faculty Only)
Step Range
Salary Range $10.00
Pay Basis Per Hour
Hours Per Week 19
Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Supports Department’s operations by assisting with customer service requirements, such as ushering, ticket taking, and light general maintenance. Duties may also include assisting with set construction, bulk painting, running the light board or follow spotlights, opening/closing curtains and other duties as required.

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities

As directed by the Theater Director, Theater Steward, house manager, or stage manager, the employee must:
1. Serve as an usher for theater events by wiping counters, vacuuming floors, taking tickets, handing out programs, box office assistance, seating elderly or handicapped customers, providing general information to the public.
2. Assist with set construction, bulk painting, setting up and/or striking events.
3. Serve as technician for events in such roles as light board operator, follow spot operator, opening/closing curtains, moving props and scenery.
4. Monitor audiences to ensure they are complying with regulations regarding food/drinks/smoking/photography/audio or video recording. etc.

Position Reports To Theatre Director
Required Qualifications

High school graduate or equivalent.
Two months of experience dealing with the public or a Customer Service Training certificate.

Preferred Qualifications


Certificates/Licenses and Skills


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

The Theater Assistant must reflect appropriate theater and customer service etiquette procedures, and proficiency in Spanish and English is preferred. In addition, this individual must have a cooperative attitude and be able to communicate effectively with students, campus visitors, and college staff.

Physical Demands

Walking, standing, lifting, carrying, and bending. Required to lift items weighing 25 pounds.

Supervision Exercised


Work Environment

Work inside a well lighted and air conditioned area most of the time


Outside will be exposed to all types of weather, noise, and vibration from equipment.


Required to work safely and follow safety rules. Report unsafe working conditions and behavior. Take reasonable and prudent actions to prevent others from engaging in unsafe practices.

Special Conditions

Other duties may be assigned by immediate supervisor. May be required to work outside regular working hours. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. May be required to work at a different college work site or campus as needed.

Requesting hiring departments will have access to your application and will contact you directly with specific job details should a position become available.

EEO Statement

In compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Executive Order 11246 and Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Laredo Community College is open to all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, or national origin who are otherwise eligible for admission as students. Furthermore, Laredo Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and no applicant or employee will be discriminated against because of race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability or national origin. This institution will not enter knowingly into any contractual agreement for services or supplies with any firm failing to follow fair employment practices.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number PT00046
Number of Vacancies 1
Open Date 12/01/2015
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

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Foreign Degrees

Foreign degrees require an evaluation for United States equivalency from an approved stated education agency or having membership with the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES). Transcripts issued outside the United States of America require a course-by-course analysis with an equivalency statement from a certified transcript evaluation service verifying the degree equivalency to that of an accredited institution within the USA. This report must be attached to your online application at the time of applying. For your convenience, we have provided the following links to assist you in complying with this requirement. However, you may use any other certified transcript evaluation service.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Laredo Community College requires a background check for all positions which means a Criminal Background Check and references are required. Are you willing to have such checks conducted in order to be considered for employment?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have the required education in the related area as stated in the job posting?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * List the Diploma/Degree(s) related to the position you are applying for.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Do you have the required work experience in the related area as stated in the job posting?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Please describe, your skills and the number of years of experience as they relate to this position.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Transcripts/Certificates
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Letter of Recommendation 1
  4. Letter of Recommendation 2
  5. Letter of Recommendation 3