Job Opportunities

Part-Time Theater Staff 

City Lights Cinemas is currently looking for a part-time theatre staffer. This job description has changed: if you have applied previously, please determine whether you remain qualified and interested and resubmit your resume and cover letter. 

We are seeking a highly organized individual with a winning personality who has experience working in the arts to handle day-to-day front of house cinema operations for films and special events. Dedication to the goals of excellent customer service and outstanding film presentation are essential. 

Candidates should be self-starters who can work collaboratively. We are creating a high quality movie-going experience at City Lights, and your dedication to delivering this to our customers is critical. 

Shifts are primarily evenings and weekends. Approximately 20 hours per week— a flexible schedule is a plus.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Provide prompt, efficient, exemplary customer service
  • Maintain cleanliness of theater, lobby, and concessions areas at all times
  • Operate concessions equipment
  • Operate POS system for ticket and concession sales
  • Answer customer questions regarding programs and events
  • Troubleshoot and multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Meticulous care and maintenance of equipment and theater space (physical plant)
  • Work closely with other staff to ensure professional presentation and quality work environment.
  • Work and communicate with vendors, deliveries, and collaborators


Required Qualifications:

  • A minimum of one year’s experience in customer service
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills within a team setting
  • Computer literate with excellent math skills and attention to detail
  • Candidates should dress well and maintain a professional appearance (no uniforms will be necessary)
  • Hold or will obtain an OLCC server’s permit and Lane County food handler’s permit within 30 days. 
  • Tech savvy and interested in learning new technology and digital projection systems

Additional Qualifications:

  • Basic graphic design experience or marketing skills
  • Film industry, arts and/or movie theater experience
  • The ideal candidate can work with iMovie or other video program to help create promotional trailers
  • Ability to troubleshoot equipment issues and perform light maintenance and periodic cleaning 
  • Interest in community outreach and growing audience attendance


*Deadline is open until filled. We are looking to fill this position immediately. 

Wage: $11.50/hr

To Apply:

Send your cover letter and resume to

Incomplete applications will not be reviewed. Please do not call or drop off resumes.

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