WED – FRI: 11AM-5PM SAT: 12-4PM (by advance appt. only)
WED – FRI: 11AM-5PM SAT: 12-4PM (by advance appt. only)
Chicago Artists Coalition helps people connect with opportunities including calls for artists, jobs, grants, and art advising


Part-time ,
submitted by
Aurora Civic Center Authority


The Aurora Civic Center Authority (ACCA), an innovative organization located on Stolp Island in the Fox River in the heart of the richly diverse community of historic Aurora, Illinois (one hour from downtown Chicago), is seeking OPERATIONAL CLEANING CREW. ACCA is the parent organization, which also includes a 501(c)3 arm under the name of Paramount Arts Centre, Inc. It operates three performance venues: the 6,000-person RiverEdge Park, the 1,843-seat landmark Paramount Theatre, and the 165-seat, newly renovated Copley Theatre. ACCA produces and presents over 300 performances each year, including star-studded touring productions, a self-produced Broadway Series of musicals and the self-produced Bold Series for an annual audience of 350,000 patrons from over 250 communities. ACCA proudly operates the Paramount School of the Arts in the new John C. Dunham Aurora Arts Center, right next door to Paramount Theatre in downtown Aurora. Paramount Theatre also hosts free community events, $1 Classic Movie Mondays and its opulent interiors provide a spectacular backdrop for private functions such as wedding receptions or corporate galas. Across the street from Paramount Theatre are the gorgeous Meyer Ballrooms, which play host to multiple wedding receptions and rental events throughout the year.

DEPARTMENT – Patron Services


–Operational Cleaning Manager

WORKS CLOSELY WITH –Operations & Management

POSITION STATUS & SCHEDULE – Seasonal Part Time; generally 10-15 hours per week varying dependent on event schedule. Weekends and evenings are required. Position is seasonal (June-September) with paid training.

COMPENSATION – Starting at $16 per hour

HIRE DATE: May 2023KEY RESPONSIBILITIESProvide exemplary customer service to all patrons and event attendeesPick up litter and trash throughout the parkWalkthrough inspection of the entire park to check cleanlinessSet up and removal of garbage cansEnsure cleanliness of bathroomsStock bathroom supplies as neededRemove garbage from all receptaclesSweep, clean, and mop floor surfacesClean backstage areas, including dressing roomsPerform periodic and special cleaning as requestedRespond to emergency requests as needed by your managerComplete tasks in a timely manner with minimal supervisionBe able to work safely with a variety of cleaning suppliesFollow proper use of personal protective equipment to ensure staff and patron safetyAdhere to all applicable health and safety regulationsReport safety or security violations immediately to supervisorReport maintenance deficiencies and items in need of repairIn addition to the duties listed above, ACCA expects the following of each employee: adheres to ACCA’s policies and procedures; works in a safe manner; performs duties as workload necessitates; maintains a positive and respectful attitude; communicates regularly with supervisor about department issues; demonstrates efficient time management and prioritizes workload; demonstrates regular and consistent attendance and punctuality; meets productivity standards; participates in ACCA events as needed or required; and completes other duties as assigned.REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONSAbility to lift/carry 25+ poundsAbility to work weekdays, weekends and holidays, including overnight hoursProlonged lifting, stopping, bending and twisting for extended periods of timeManual dexterity and strength to operate power-operated machinesStamina, good physical condition. Ability to be on your feet for extended periods of time in an outdoor environment in all weather conditionsDetail oriented and conscientiousnessSelf-motivated and the ability to identify and complete needed tasks without direct supervisionAbility to communicate effectivelyHOW TO APPLY

Please apply online at

Or mail/drop off to: Paramount Theatre, Attn: Dawn King, 8 E Galena Blvd, Suite 230, Aurora, IL 60506

ACCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment, and applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, disability status, marital or familial status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. ACCA encourages people of all backgrounds to apply, including people of color, women, LGBTQ individuals, people with disabilities, veterans, and others who are eager to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.

ACCA participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S. If E-Verify cannot confirm that you are authorized to work, ACCA is required to give you written instructions and an opportunity to contact Department of Homeland Security (DHA) or Social Security Administration (SSA) so you can begin to resolve the issue before the employer can take any action against you, including terminating the employment. Employers can only use E-Verify once you have accepted a job offer and completed the Form I-9.

Job Type: Freelance/Contract/Temp
Location: Aurora, Illinois