Job Openings

Open as of Dec. 10, 2022

Job Title: Building Manager, Marion Ross Performing Arts Center – 147 N. Broadway; Albert Lea, MN 56007

Reports to: Albert Lea Community Theatre (ACT) Board of Directors

Job Overview: This position is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Marion Ross Performing Arts Center and booking/promotion of concerts and events at the facility, other than ACT shows. The building manager provides a monthly report to the ACT Board of Directors.

Responsibilities/Duties include:

  • Building Check
    • Ensure building is locked, clean, lights turned off, and thermostat is set appropriately.
  • Building Maintenance
    • Change light bulbs when needed.
    • Trash bags emptied.
    • Clean up spills, unclog toilets, keep restrooms tidy, etc. (Regular custodial cleaning is contracted out)
    • Snow and ice removal near entrances. (City does snow removal on Broadway sidewalk.)
  • Coordination/Liaison with Vendors and Subcontractors
    • This includes cleaning service, plumbers, electricians, carpenters, etc.
  • Order Building Supplies
    • Toilet paper, paper towels, soap, urinal blocks, light bulbs, garbage bags, etc.
  • Upload Events to Ticket Service
    • Create events and upload information into WizTix ticket service.
    • Maintain and update events on WizTix as needed.
    • Contact WizTix if there are any ticket service issues.
  • Update Lobby Event Signage
    • Events and dates listed in the lobby window (does not include the digital marquee).
  • Booking Entertainment and Events
    • Contact for any party interested in renting the facility.
    • Negotiate and execute written rental agreements.
    • Work with ACT treasurer regarding rental payments and revenue payouts from entertainers.
  • Accommodate/Supervise Renters and Entertainers
    • Unlock building, greet talent/renters.
    • Advise or assist with lighting and sound setup.
    • Perform a building check after the event and lock the building.

Qualifications: Must be organized, have good people skills and the ability to work on a computer occasionally. This is a part-time position. Hours are flexible and vary, often depending on the dates and times of events. Training for all the above responsibilities will be provided.

Interested applicants should email a resume/cover letter to or mail to:

Albert Lea Community Theatre
P.O. Box 115
Albert Lea, MN 56007