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Job Opportunities

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Job Opportunities

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

The Festival of Arts is an equal opportunity employer.

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 $10.50 and $12 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.

Current Year-Round Openings

Safety and Security Manager


The Safety and Security Manager is responsible for overseeing the safety and security of the Festival’s property, patrons, staff, artists, and volunteers. Primary responsibilities for this position include planning, directing, and managing the staff and operations of the Security Department to provide 24 hour-a-day protection and security in-season and off-season as needed; overseeing crowd control and event staffing for  the Festival’s entertainment green and for Pageant performances in the Irvine Bowl (outdoor amphitheater); and development and implementation of regulatory compliance to Cal-OSHA and ADA required policies and procedures, on-going safety training, and related reporting and tracking as required.

Compensation and Benefits:

Competitive salary and excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, and 403(b). This is a full-time, year-round, exempt position. Work hours will vary depending on the needs of the business. Extended hours, nights, weekends during pre and peak season and occasionally off-season.

To Apply:

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