Employment & Internship Opportunities

Gallery/Box Office Associate

Basic Job Function:
Through in-person and phone interactions the Gallery and Box Office Associate will act as a customer service representative for the Lake Placid Center for the Arts (LPCA) at the main campus located at 17 Algonquin Avenue in Lake Placid, New York.

A collaborative spirit, excellent communication skills, positive attitude, self-motivation, and love of performance and visual art are essential. The successful candidate will be a proactive, detail-oriented thinker looking to contribute to a fast-paced, not-for-profit organization that provides the highest level of artistic excellence in the region.

This is a year-round part-time position that could be full-time for the right candidate. Hourly wage and commissions are subject to experience.
Essential Job Functions and Duties:
• Facilitate top-quality and high-impact customer service by answering customer inquiries and ensuring smooth ticketing transactions and art sales in-person and over the phone.
• Keep front desk and galleries organized and clean.
• Assist with gallery installations.
• Process a variety of ticketing requests, for single performances & subscription sales.
• Assist with various administrative and other duties as directed by Box Office and Gallery Managers.
• Act as Front of House staff for performances.
• Consistently serve as a friendly, respectful, and proactive representative of the LPCA.

Required Qualifications:
• Superior customer service instincts
• A basic understanding and familiarity with computers
• Ability to troubleshoot technological tools
• Previous sales experience preferred
• Applicants must regularly be available for weekends and evening shifts, depending on performance and gallery schedules. Weekly hours are flexible and will vary.
• Previous gallery and or theatre experience is a plus

To apply: e-mail resume, cover letter, and 3 references to lorraine@lakeplacidarts.org with Box Office Associate in the subject line. Please include hourly salary requirements in the cover letter. No mail, faxes or phone calls.

...dedicated to presenting and fostering quality arts, which inspire, enrich, educate and entertain people of all ages.
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

The Lake Placid Center for the Arts is a year-round performing and visual Arts Facility.  Located in the Adirondack Park of Northern New York, the LPCA consistently presents arts of the highest caliber in music, dance and theatre performances, film exhibitions and visual arts presentations. 

In addition, the Arts Center provides special arts-in education programs, workshops and residencies for aspiring and renowned artists.

The Arts Center is the home of the Lake Placid School of Ballet, LPCA Children's Theatre, Community Theatre Players, as well as the Summer home of the Lake Placid Sinfonietta.

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