Ottawa Municipal Auditorium © 2013
VOLUNTEER POSITION SUMMARIES
House Manager Volunteer
Coordinate all volunteers on day of event.
Distribute lanyards, flash lights, programs to their respective places.
Ushers – Main Floor & Balcony
Direct patrons to their appropriate entrances into the theater
Show patrons to their appropriate seats
Assist patrons in finding restrooms and exits
Scan or tear the patrons’ tickets
Direct patrons to seating
Monitor prohibited items being brought into the building
Watch for unauthorized photography
Set-up of supplies, Restock and take inventory
Take orders and handle cash
Direct patrons to the Box Office if they don’t have tickets
Assist patrons in finding restrooms
Assist Ticket Takers and Greeters
Assist Concession workers
Assist with the back stage
Assist with the outside stage door area
Ticket Sales/Box Office
Assist with the day of ticket purchases/sales/pick of will call tickets
Tech Load in/out
Assist with loading in/out of sound/light equipment
Other Possible Volunteer Positions
Tours of OMA
Marketing Material Distribution
Physical Exertions may include:
Standing for long periods of time (up to 4 hours)
Bending over to pick items up off the floor
Going up and down stairs
Volunteers are required to fill out the Volunteer Application and will be contacted to participate in an initial training session.
Our volunteers’ contribution of time and energy is an important aspect in the operations of the Ottawa Municipal Auditorium and help provide our patrons with a positive theatre experience.
All positions are subject to change. We appreciate you being flexible, as each event has different challenges to overcome.
You may view the entire Volunteer Brochure here
The Ottawa Municipal Auditorium Volunteer Committee invites you to take your place
beside the staff and many other dedicated volunteers who enjoy meeting new people,
supporting the cultural scene in Ottawa.
As a volunteer, you'll be invited to play a key role in the many artistic and educational activities that enrich our community.
Please make sure you read over these requirements. If you are able to accomplish these tasks and would like to become a part of the OMA team please call 785-242-8810. You may also print an application form and mail it to OMA, PO Box 462. Ottawa, KS 66067