Arts Specialist - Part Time


JOB FAMILY: Arts, Libraries, and Museums 

JOB CODE: 8307-0000 

FLSA STATUS: Non-Exempt 


The Arts Specialist provides professional production services in one or more of the following areas: lighting and sound projections, set design, back of house management, costume design, creative expression, and/or artistic performance.


  • Provide artistic direction and program support for presentations, performances, exhibitions, and educational activities
  • Participate in the design of sets, and/or visual/performing arts products
  • Assist in the coordination and preparation of projects in accordance with proper theatrical stage and/or arts venue requirements
  • May provide administrative leadership including staffing, inventory, and budget
  • May contribute to or oversee back of house operations
  • Ensure compliance with building-related laws and regulations, health, safety, and fire codes
  • Assist in the preparation of specifications, layouts, requisitions, and/or bid invitations
  • Maintain deadlines for events; may coordinate the work of others
  • Assist with the identification of technical needs for events and review with appropriate manager or resource person
  • May creatively contribute to productions through acting, acting instruction, playing music, and/or creating other artistic products
  • May support costume operations, including patterning, cutting, draping, alterations, and stitching
  • Train others in the use of equipment