Join The Glimmerglass Festival team

The Glimmerglass Festival employs more than 350 people in the course of a single season. The core of the company is about 20 full-time, year-round staff members, amplified by seasonal staff and interns leading up to and including the summer Festival. See below for available positions.

Department: Production

Reports To: Director of Production

Supervises: Production Administrative staff

Position Description:

This is a full-time, year-round position which provides support in all aspects of production management and administration.


  • Assist with budgeting, payroll, accounts payable, credit card reconciliations and expense reimbursement;
  • Coordinate recruitment, application and contract procedures for interns and seasonal employees.
  • Coordinate and administer casual employee/over-hire staffing;
  • Work with finance staff and outside payroll service to generate and submit payroll and time sheets for all production personnel, seasonal and over-hire employees;
  • Assist with creation and maintenance of production calendars;
  • Responsible for recruiting, training and supervising the Production Administrative staff;
  • Assist with the Health and Safety Program and drafting orientation materials;
  • Facilitate effective communication and the flow of information within the production department and with other departments;
  • Create and sustain vendor relationships;
  • Coordinate set/costume rentals; maintain rental information, communicate with potential rental companies, administer contracts, oversee transit logistics;
  • Attend technical rehearsals and production meetings on an as needed basis;


  • 5-years experience working in a professional theater;
  • Knowledge of all aspects of production;
  • Excellent computer, accounting and mathematical skills; MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Access).
  • Excellent problem-solving skills;
  • Well-developed communication skills;

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and professional references to Abby Rodd at arodd@glimmerglass.org

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