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Job Opportunities

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Job Opportunities

Seeking a fun summer job in the arts near the beach?

Picture yourself working this summer?

The Festival is accepting applications for seasonal employment!

On this page you will find postings for seasonal positions for the months of July and August. Other seasonal positions may be posted closer to the start of the summer season. Most positions pay between $12 and $13 per hour and some positions may include a bonus based on sales.

Applicants may be subject to background checks and/or drug and alcohol screening. Job applicants who are under 18 and have not graduated from high school must be able to provide a work permit if hired.

The Festival of Arts is an equal opportunity employer.

Current Year-Round Openings

Exhibits Director

Description:

The Exhibits Manager is responsible for and supervises the development, implementation, coordination and scheduling of all Festival of Arts’ exhibit programs, including: all aspects of the Fine Art Exhibit, art education workshops and classes, the docent program, the Junior Art Exhibit and the Permanent Art Collection. The Exhibits Manager oversees off-season venue rentals and coordinates with Terra, a restaurant lessee, for scheduling their events (i.e. weddings, meetings, etc.) This position is classified as year-round, full-time, exempt; and is a member of the senior management team, reporting to the Festival of Arts Board of Directors through the Exhibits Department Chairperson. Download the full job description.

Compensation and Benefits:

Hourly rate plus generous benefit package with medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 403(b), paid sick, vacation and 19 paid holidays.

Position Location:

Laguna Beach

To Apply:

Submit cover letter and resume here or mail to: Festival of Arts attn. Human Resources, 650 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA 92651. No phone calls or fax please.

Human Resources Coordinator

Description:

The Human Resource Coordinator is a full-time, year-round, hourly, position and reports to the Human Resources Manager. This position assists in the recruiting, hiring, training and new hire orientation for up to 350 seasonal staff, and for year-round positions as needed. This position assists the department in carrying out various human resources programs including but not limited to: benefit and workers compensation administration, record keeping, harassment prevention as well as  procedures for all company policies. Download the full job description.

Compensation and Benefits:

Hourly rate plus generous benefit package with medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 403(b), paid sick, vacation and holidays.

Position Location:

Laguna Beach

To Apply:

Please submit a resume and cover letter and complete a Festival of Arts application below.

Current Seasonal Openings

Event Staff

Age Requirement

Must be 18 years or older

Position Location

Laguna Beach

Shifts Available

Days
Evenings
Graveyard

Description:

Patrol Festival grounds, provide security for staff, patrons, and artists; various  posts available.

Requirements:

Service oriented, good judgment, friendly, must be able to work outdoors, may have to walk up and down steps, must be able to stand or walk for long periods of time. Must be available one weekend day.