About American Players Theatre
APT is a classical summer theatre company, situated in rural Wisconsin, with an annual operating budget of $6 million that draws an audience in excess of 110,000 each year. It performs in a beautiful 1088-seat outdoor theater and in a 201-seat indoor theater. The company has enjoyed steady growth, striking artistic success, remarkable financial stability and increasing national recognition in recent years. In December 2011, APT was selected by Terry Teachout of The Wall Street Journal as his “company of the year.”
American Players Theatre is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all to apply.
American Players Theatre seeks a full-time, year-round Maintenance Supervisor to join our staff. Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Maintenance Supervisor directs and coordinates the activities of workers engaged in repair, maintenance, and installation of machines, tools, and equipment on the APT property. This position also manages the maintenance of buildings and utility systems of APT including the APT Apartments by performing the following duties personally or through APT staff. The Maintenance Supervisor manages a staff of 1-6 people throughout the year.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Education and/or Experience: Associates degree from a technical college, or university; or five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education or experience.
Computer Skills: Ability to utilize Microsoft office products such as Excel, Word or Outlook.
Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Compensation: This position is a year-round, full-time position requiring some weekend and evening hours. Salary is commensurate with experience. APT offers a benefit package that includes health and dental insurance and paid time off.
To apply, send cover letter, resume, and three references to Cari Stebbins, Operations Manager, at email@example.com
American Players Theatre is looking for a part time, seasonal Land Manager to join our Maintenance and Facilities team. Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the Land Manager maintains and furthers APT’s ecological mission to restore prairie and savanna remnants, remove invasive species and reclaim wildlife habitat. The Land Manager strives to make the property welcoming and comfortable to patrons, artists, and other visitors.
Work Environment: This position requires the employee to work outdoors 85% of the time and in varying weather conditions. Occasional evening and weekend hours are required.
Education and/or Experience: Prairie/forest management experience and native species knowledge preferred. Experience with Outlook and Microsoft Office preferred.
To apply, send cover letter and resume to Cari Stebbins, Operations Managers, at firstname.lastname@example.org
American Players Theatre is looking for responsible, organized, and enthusiastic individuals to work with APT’s facilities staff. Facilities positions run April through October and require daytime and some weekend hours. Responsibilities to include cleaning, mowing , brush and tree work, event set up, delivery distribution and other tasks as advised. 20-30 hours per week. For more information, contact Cari Stebbins, Operations Manager, at email@example.com.
American Players Theatre is seeking a friendly, detail-oriented person to join the APT team as the Assistant Box Office Manager. The Assistant Box Office Manager, along with the Manager, is involved in all aspects of box office operations, including: filling orders, training and managing staff, reporting, running shifts, and other duties.
The successful candidate will have excellent customer service skills and clear, effective and tactful oral and written communication skills; the discretion to handle sensitive information; strong computer and database management skill; the ability to effectively multi-task and the ability to thrive in a highly collaborative environment. Experience with ticketing software or other customer relations management software is preferred.
Other specific responsibilities include:
This is a salaried position with benefits. It requires extensive weekend and evening hours during the six-month performance season, June – November.
APT is a nationally recognized classical outdoor repertory theater on 110 acres near Spring Green, WI. The theater welcomes over 100,000 patrons annually to 190 performances in two venues (one outdoor and one indoor).
For more information about APT, visit www.americanplayers.org. Please send cover letter and resume to: Sharon Moshure, Box Office Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
American Players Theatre is seeking seasonal staff to work in the Box Office, selling tickets and providing excellent customer service. Computer skills, customer service skills, and attention to detail are essential. Familiarity with American Players Theater and experience with call centers or database software a plus. This position averages 20 hours per week, July through October 8, 2017. Must be available evening and weekend hours.
For questions or an application, contact Sharon Moshure, Box Office Manager at email@example.com.
All administrative positions are currently filled.
We have completed our auditions for the 2017 season, please check back in the fall for 2018 consideration.
All production positions are currently filled for the 2017 season. Postings of available positions for the 2018 season will appear in the late fall, so please check back then.
APT does not have a production internship program. Due to the nature of our repertory season and the speed at which we work we are unable to support interns in the way they should be. If you are available for our entire season, which runs from early May to mid-October, you may be interested in our Production Assistant position in the future. All 2017 Production Assistant positions are currently filled.