Working for the Town of Herndon allows you make a difference in your local community. Together as one team, we plan, build, learn, maintain, keep safe and influence our great town for current and future generations. We offer a work environment with excellent work-life balance, great benefits, community involvement, and the chance to work with smart, dedicated people. 


To apply: Click "Apply Now" on the page of the job for which you're interested to complete the electronic application. You will have the option to upload your resume and cover page. For positions with closing dates, applications must be received in the Department of Human Resources by 5 pm of the closing date. Positions are open until filled if no closing date is listed.

The Town of Herndon is an EEO employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, gender, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, genetic predisposition/carrier status or disability. This employer 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. 

Existing Applicant Account Login

This site uses cookies to store saved application progress on your computer. For the best user experience, we recommend Google Chrome and Windows 10.  

Event Staff / Stage Manager for Herndon Festival

  • Type:Part Time Flexible
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$15 - 25/hr depending on qualifications
  • Posted Date:03/11/2019

 people sitting on the lawn

Herndon Festival is looking for a few good stage managers! 

The 39th Festival features two stages of professional entertainment outdoors over four days. The most qualified candidates will have a through understanding of both the technical and artistic elements of a performance to ensure it is delivered to the festival's requirements.

DUTIES:

  • Oversees all talent movements, from entertainer check- in to departure from the event. Successful applicants will be organized and detail-oriented
  • Ability to maintain the professional image and integrity of the Herndon Festival by presenting yourself professionally to the public and performers
  • Responsible for working with the sound company, artist, emcee, other staff and volunteers, backline and equipment companies
  • Ensure that the entertainment runs smoothly, on time, with proper equipment, direction and coordination
  • Appropriate problem solving as needed
  • Responsible for communicating the details of the festival to the stage crew
  • Ensuring all festival policies are enforced regarding staging, safety and show protocol 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Knows about instruments and how to handle backline
  • Monitor day off requests from performers as approved by Event Coordinator
  • Appropriate problem solving as needed
  • Must be able to work independently 
  • Requires strong communication skills and customer service focus with diverse groups of people   

HOURS:

  • 8:30 a.m. - 11 p.m. Thursday 05/30, Friday 05/31, Saturday 06/01, Sunday 06/02/2019

LOCATION:

  • Herndon Community Center, 814 Ferndale Avenue

 

 

Return to full list >>