About the Center: Careers

Want to be at the Center of it all? Join our team!

The California Center for the Arts, Escondido offers exciting and rewarding careers that bring people together to discover, create and celebrate the arts.  Please take a look at our current opportunities and apply online.  Thank you for your interest in working with the Center.

We offer a great working environment, flexible schedule, competitive pay, comprehensive benefits, comp tickets, and more!  What employees are saying: “Supportive senior staff, fun and rewarding work environment, excellent benefits, and opportunity for growth!”

We look forward to hearing from you!

Hiring update: due to the ongoing nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Delta variant, and based on industry standards, this employer is requiring vaccination as a condition of employment. Chosen candidates will need to show proof of vaccination. The Center will make reasonable accommodations when possible for candidates who are unable to be vaccinated because of a disability, medical condition, or sincerely held religious belief.  If you believe you qualify for an exemption, please let us know and be ready to provide documentation.

Current opportunities

Senior Graphic Designer: The California Center for the Arts, Escondido (CCAE) is seeking a talented and multi-faceted Senior Graphic Designer to be part of a dynamic marketing team. This role is responsible for producing all graphic design projects for CCAE and requires a unique combination of creativity and strategic savvy.  This is a full-time position.  Learn more and Apply Online

Ticket Office Sales Representative: This position provides information about CCAE events and sells event tickets to the general public.  This is a part-time position.  Learn more and Apply Online

COVID Compliance Ambassador: This position provides assistance to the Front of House, Technical Production (backstage), and our Banquets departments during shows and events by checking-in patrons and inspecting their COVID-19 vaccination records in accordance to the CCAE’s COVID-19 policy.   This is a part-time, temporary position.  Learn more and Apply Online

COVID Compliance Officer: This position provides assistance to our various departments during shows and rehearsals by fully enforcing the Center’s COVID-19 prevention program. This is a part-time, temporary position.  Learn more and Apply Online

Performing Arts Business Manager: this position oversees Theater Sales and rental revenue, manages the sales staff, assists the department director with budget analysis and accounting reporting – 85% percent of time. This position will also assist with presented season budgeting and contract process – 15% of time. This is a full-time position.  Learn more and Apply Online

Performing Arts Assistant: this position provides assistance for department needs and exceptional customer service for clients during CCAE presented Performing Arts shows.  Responsible for executing the needs outlined in each artists’ hospitality rider for the presented season in communication with the Performing Arts Coordinator.  This is a part-time position.  Learn more and Apply Online

Marketing Manager: this position supports the Marketing Department by increasing public awareness, revenue and attendance of California Center for the Arts, Escondido events and institutional programs through the implementation of effective marketing, advertising and promotional activity in coordination with internal resources, key community partners and vendors. Learn more and Apply Online

Grounds Maintenance: this position is responsible for maintaining the exterior of campus buildings and the cultivation and care of the landscaping and grounds.  This is a part-time position.  Learn more and Apply Online

Event Coordinator: this position is responsible for assisting the Catering Sales and Services staff in the sales, administration, office coordination and execution of events.  This is a full-time position.  Learn more and Apply Online

Head Usher: this position is responsible for providing exceptional customer service for patrons, as well as, venue and patron safety during events. The position oversees front-of-house volunteer ushers in theaters, outdoor events, etc., and responds to special requests from patrons.  Learn more and Apply Online

Banquet Attendant: this position is responsible for serving, setting up, tearing down, and providing service at all banquets, events, and banquet-related food and beverage operations for CCAE. This is part-time position, hours vary based on events.  Learn more and  Apply Online

Banquet Bartender: this position is responsible for preparing alcoholic beverages during Center events and concessions. This is a part-time position, hours vary based on events.  Learn more and Apply Online

Security Officer: this position provides security, safety and customer service, and works in conjunction with CCAE staff to respond to employee, patron, and visitor calls for routine and emergency services. We have part-time to full-time positions available.  Learn more and Apply Online

Prep Cook: this position is responsible for hot and cold food preparation following menu specifications, organizing the kitchen area, marking and dating food perishables, implementing FIFO inventory usage, maintaining kitchen equipment, and complying with OSHA regulations.  This is a part-time on-call position.  Learn more and Apply Online

If you have any questions about our current openings, please contact:

Human Resources at vgarcia@escondido.org

No phone calls please.

Please Note:

  • Due to the high volume of applications, we are unable to contact all candidates. If, after our review process, your experience and qualifications seem to match those of the position we want to fill, we will contact you.
  • All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a drug screening and background check.
  • The Center is an equal opportunity employer.
  • All individuals hired by the Center will be required to establish and certify their identity and right to work in the United States.  The Center participates in E-Verify.

 

Read about our excellent benefits package:

 

CCAE Employment Application

 

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