Positions Located at Tanglewood in Lenox, MA
The Boston Symphony Orchestra is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
Assistant Front of House Manager
You will be responsible for the care and safety of our patrons, exhibits superior Customer Service skills, serves as the front-line contact person for all events, has the ability to work in a team framework while also delivering leadership skills to the many volunteer ushers they will be in charge of, can anticipate patron¡¦s needs, shows professionalism in both verbal skills and appearance. He/she will have office space at Tanglewood and be responsible for maintaining the attendance and hours each volunteer completes.
Press Office Assistants
Work with the arts worlds best Press Office at the countrys premiere summer music festival. Fast-paced, energetic office team seeks enthusiastic individual for assistance with phone calls, press release production (photocopying, labeling, stuffing), cutting and pasting of newspaper clippings, and other various administrative tasks. Position is on the front line of a very busy office, dealing with members of the press and the general public on the telephone and in person; qualified candidates will be outgoing, pleasant, and accommodating, with strong communication skills. Office deals with all aspects of publicity for Tanglewood, the Boston Symphony, and the Boston Pops, so this position is ideal for someone whos interested in a career in public relations and wants to see what it takes to succeed in this exciting field.
Environmental Services Assistants
The ESA is a multi-faceted position that responds to Facilities requests as they arise. Tasks include, but are not limited to, light housekeeping- we have a cleaning company come through each morning to clean the offices and restrooms, but during the day it may involve a bit of straightening up in some areas which includes emptying trash and vacuuming, making sure all the restrooms are stocked. Deliver printer paper when needed. You will assist with delivering brochures to the Main Gate, collecting and distributing boxes for the office moves to/from Boston, acting as a stand-by mail attendant and other various tasks/requests that come up during the day.
Lifeguard - Tanglewood Beach
Come and work as part of Tanglewood during the summer at our private beach. We are looking for lifeguards who will be responsible for monitoring the beach for staff, fellows, and faculty. Opens a New Window.
TMC Dormitory Supervisor
The Dormitory Supervisor serves as the primary liaison between TMC management, faculty and fellows regarding residential issues. The person in this position works as part of a team to ensure the smooth day-to-day operations of the dormitory office and that the needs of residents and TMC management are met in a timely and professional manner.
Tanglewood Public Representatives/Guides
The BSO has a unique summer opportunity for students or young professionals to gain experience in arts administration and non-profit management while undertaking a key customer service role at Tanglewood in Lenox, MA. In this visible role, you will interact with all levels of staff in a variety of departments, gaining valuable knowledge and experience while assisting with the guest experience, providing administrative support and assisting with venue access.
Tanglewood is seeking a part-time housekeeper from the middle of May through Labor Day and possibly the end of September. You will be responsible for providing a high level of service at Seranak House a supper club and guest artist residence.
Visitor/Welcome Center Representative
If you have a love of music, the Berkshires and people then we have a wonderful opportunity to work in our Visitor Center. You will be responsible for answering questions regarding all details of Tanglewood both on the phone and in-person (walk-ins).
Tanglewood Parking Attendants
At the direction of the Tanglewood Parking Coordinator and working in collaboration with facilities staff, traffic officers and public safety service providers, you will direct arriving patrons to available parking spaces prior to and during events and assist with post-event vehicle egress from Tanglewood parking lots per Tanglewood Facilities’ practices and protocols. Operate jitneys transporting patrons to and from public gates and parking lots as directed. Provide assistance to patrons in need of directions to the concert venue on the grounds.
Lawn & Wheelchair Attendants
Work as part of our Wheelchair and Lawn Chair team at Tanglewood in Lenox, MA. If you love dealing with people, working outdoors and want to gain valuable customer service skills while earning money this is a great summer work experience. Provide a high priority service of transporting patrons from the parking lots to their seats.
Piano Technician Apprentices
Grounds Crew - Summer Seasonal
Perform general maintenance of buildings and grounds, with collaboration of other Tanglewood Crew Members. Able to operate heavy equipment (lawn mowers, tractors, etc). Must be 18 years old. Dates of Employment: June thru August. RATE OF PAY: $12.00 per hour. HOUSING NOT PROVIDED.
Stage Assistants - Summer Seasonal
Assist with all stage crew work for the Boston Symphony Orchestra and/or the Tanglewood Music Center.
Event Set-Up Assistants
The Boston Symphony Orchestra is seeking driven individuals to join the Event Services team at Tanglewood (Lenox, MA) as seasonal Event Set Up Assistants. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, set up/breakdown of all events on Tanglewood Grounds. Event set ups include dining service, galas, weddings, backstage catering, private parties, internal events, Yoga on the lawn and other various activities. Opportunity awaits for anyone interested in pursuing hospitality and event driven careers at a beautiful, outdoor music cultural setting.
QUALIFICATIONS: Must be 18 years or older. Detail oriented person with ability to lift heavy objects of 50-100 lbs. Able to work a flexible schedule. Weekends and some overtime required. Driver’s license needed. Housing not provided.
Box Office-Symphony Charge Representatives - Part-Time
Provide customer service and sell tickets to patrons interested in attending Boston Symphony Orchestra and Boston Pops concerts presented at Symphony Hall and Tanglewood.
Glass House Cashiers/Sales Associates
You will be responsible for operating point-of-sale terminals and handling all retail transactions accurately and efficiently.