Part time hourly, Seasonal position. Hours of work will vary. Hourly pay rate is $11.50/hr.
RAMAPO COLLEGE OF NEW JERSEY:
Mission: Ramapo College of New Jersey is New Jersey’s Public Liberal Arts College, dedicated to providing students a strong foundation for a lifetime of achievement. The College is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. Ramapo College emphasizes teaching and individual attention to all students. We promote diversity, inclusiveness, sustainability, student engagement, and community involvement.
Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, elementary education, nursing and social work. The College also offers articulated programs, including dental, optometry, chiropractic and health professions, as well as visual arts therapy and law, with colleges and institutions in New Jersey and New York.
Undergraduate students may choose to concentrate their studies in one of five schools with more than 539 course offerings and more than 36 academic programs. Ramapo College boasts an average student/faculty ratio of 18:1 and an average class size of 23; affording students the opportunity to develop close ties to the College’s exceptional faculty.
The College offers part-time graduate programs leading to degrees in Accounting, Business Administration, Educational Technology, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education.
Reporting to the Berrie Center Operations Manager, the Usher is part of the front of house management team. The Usher is to ensure the safety and comfort of all patrons. Ushers should report to work one hour before the scheduled performance time.
Meet with the Front of House Manager to receive assignment and review advance sheet
Become familiar with any lobby set up (merchandising, concessions, special tabling)
Be in assigned position when the doors open and remain at the post
Greet customers and be courteous
Enforce the rules for the theaters including no food or drink (except water), no taking of photos, texting during performances or video recording of performances
Direct customers with complaints to the Front of House Manager
Watch for patrons who may need assistance and assist persons with disabilities or special needs
Take or scan tickets, hand out programs, assist with Will Call or seat patrons
Remain standing and aware of surroundings and patron needs at all times
Assist with evacuation in the case of an emergency
Assist in cleaning up theater after performance
Perform other duties as assigned.
Must be available to work nights and weekends
Working knowledge of theater environment
Dependable and on time
Able to work with customers and be attentive to their needs
Must be able to stand on feet for long periods of time
Ramapo College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Ramapo has a long history of advocating, advising, and supporting diversity, equity, and inclusiveness. Examples can be found in its mission statement, strategic plans, degree and course offerings, community outreach programs, the Diversity Action Committee offerings, and the other numerous diversity conferences and programs. Ramapo’s commitment to diversity and inclusion is infused across all facets of the College; where the environment is welcoming, dedicated to social justice, respectful of freedom of expression, focused on educating and having an ongoing conversation regarding cultural competence and the benefits and importance of diversity.
Internal Number: 119276005
About Ramapo College
"Ranked by U.S. News & World Report as sixth in the Best Regional Universities North category for public institutions, Ramapo College of New Jersey is sometimes mistaken for a private college. This is, in part, due to its unique interdisciplinary academic structure, its size of approximately 6,008 students and its pastoral setting in the foothills of the Ramapo Mountains on the New Jersey/New York border.Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor's degrees in the arts, business, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include nursing and social work. In addition, Ramapo College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels. The College also offers six graduate programs as well as articulated programs with the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New York Chiropractic College, New York University College of Dentistry, SUNY State College of Optometry and New York College of Podiatric Medicine."