House of Blues Usher- Warner Theatre- Washington D.C in Washington, District Of Columbia

Job Summary:

Who are we?

The historic Warner Theatre, located in the heart of Washington, D.C. has hosted many iconic entertainers since its inception. The Warner Theatre is known for its national and international artists and high caliber theatrical, dance, and television presentations.

Who are you?

Passionate and motivated. Driven, with an entrepreneurial spirit. Resourceful, innovative, forward thinking and committed. At Live Nation Entertainment, our people embrace these qualities, so if this sounds like you then please read on!Usher/Guest Service Representative

As part of the Guest Services team, ushers are responsible for providing excellent customer service at The Warner Theatre during all events. This includes greeting guests, providing information and directions, assisting with problems/issues, and controlling ticket access points throughout the venue.

USHER JOB REQUIREMENTS & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Candidates are required to have at least one (1) year prior customer service experience, preferably in a theatre/entertainment venue environment

  • Applicants must be able to work holidays and weekend (Friday/Saturday/Sunday) events throughout the year

  • Shifts schedules vary, candidate must be available to work from both day and night shifts if applicable

  • Candidate must be able to stand for a minimum of 6-8 hour shifts, walk up and down stairs

  • Candidates should be friendly, outgoing, and presentable with the ability to think quickly in a fast paced environment and communicate effectively

  • Greet guests, scan tickets, and perform bag checks as Front Door Staff

  • Have a good understanding of the theater and be able to guide guests to specific locations

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Live Nation Entertainment strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.

HIRING PRACTICES

The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Live Nation Entertainment recruitment policies are designed to place the most highly qualified persons available in a timely and efficient manner. Live Nation Entertainment may pursue all avenues available, including promotion from within, employee referrals, outside advertising, employment agencies, Internet recruiting, job fairs, college recruiting and search firms.

About Us

Named us as one of the Top 40 North American companies in attracting and keeping top talent by LinkedIn, Live Nation is the global leader in live entertainment and ticketing, and we offer a world of opportunity. Our Ticketmaster team doesn't just embrace new technology, we develop ground-breaking software and applications to support our world-leading ticketing platform. Our mix of legendary and brand new venues and restaurants, including the House of Blues, offer an array of hospitality careers. And our unparalleled roster of artists are supported by diverse professionals in all facets of finance, marketing and other corporate operations.

Generous vacation, healthcare and retirement benefits are just the foundation of supporting our full-time, global workforce of more than 10,000. We offer continuing professional development in addition to tuition reimbursement. We also provide paid time off to bond with a new child (plus a bonus to help with expenses); paid time off to care for a sick child and to volunteer for causes that are important to you. Plus, working for the world's largest live event and ticketing company means you'll have access to concerts, festivals, sports games and other events through our exclusive employee ticket concierge.

There is no bigger stage for your career. See what your future looks like at Live Nation Entertainment.