RiverEdge Park - PARKING ATTENDANT (Seasonal)
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 a PARKING ATTENDANT. 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
– Parking Manager/Patron Services Management
WORKS CLOSELY WITH –Management & Security
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 hourHIRE DATE: May 2023
KEY RESPONSIBILITIESGreet and welcome guests in a friendly and courteous mannerProvide parking instructions/guidance/assistance to guest upon arrivalProvide guest with directions and other venue informationAnswer questions regarding parking procedures and lot regulationsKeep parking areas clean and orderly to ensure that space usage is maximizedDirect motorist to parking areas or parking spaces, using hand signals or flashlights as necessaryPatrol parking areas in order to prevent vehicle damage and vehicle property theftsCollect payment of parking fees and make proper changeLift, position, and remove barricades in order to open or close parking areasTraining will be providedPerform other job-related duties as requiredIn 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/QUALIFICATIONSPrevious experience working in a parking lot setting a plusGreet guests in a friendly manner and be professional at all timesStay calm under pressureAbility to make correct changeBe able to stand for prolonged periods of timeAbility to work with minimal supervisionStrong customer service skillsAbility to work irregular hours including, night shifts, weekends and holidaysPosition requires prolonged standing, traveling between parking lots, working outdoors in all kinds of weatherMust be proactive in providing assistanceMust be able to work in a team environment and interact with multiple departmentsEscort customers as needed to their vehicle in order to ensure their safetyMust be 16 years of age or olderHOW TO APPLY
Please apply online at https://paramountaurora.com/ri...
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.