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Our vision is to be the leading cultural destination in the Great Lakes Bay Region, and a leader at the state and national level. Known and respected for our diverse, entertaining and education programming in art, science and humanities, we will inspire both audiences and participants.

Current Employment Opportunities:

 

Position Title: Adult Acrylic Painting Instructor
Supervisor: Director of Education
Classification: Contracted, January - March 2022
Last Updated: September 28, 2021

Position Concept:
The Adult Acrylic Painting Instructor will be responsible for conducting engaging and educational beginning-advanced acrylic painting classes for adults. The instructor will be responsible for content development and delivery. The Instructor will work with the Director of Education and fellow Studio School Faculty members to develop new program offerings as available. The Instructor is responsible for the safety of the classroom. Contracted positions last approximately 3 months and are eligible for renewal with the start of each new Studio School term in the Fall, Winter/Spring, and Summer.


APPLICATION INFORMATION
Email cover letter and resume to:

Jennifer Kanyo, Director of Education
Email: kanyo@midlandcenter.org

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Position Title: Guest Services Specialist
Supervisor: Ticket Office Manager
Classification: Full Time Non-exempt (Hourly)
Last Updated: September 14, 2021

POSITION CONCEPT:
Under the supervision of the Ticket Office Manager, or the Ticket Office Assistant Manager in the absence of the Manager, the incumbent is responsible for generating revenue and providing necessary support for all aspects of the Information Center and Ticket Office operations as scheduled, while creating a positive guest experience that exceeds expectations utilizing the service standards of safety, courtesy, guest experience and efficiency. Guests include visitors, volunteers, staff and vendors.

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Email cover letter and resume to:

Tina Siegmund, HR, Payroll & Benefits Manager
Email: HR@midlandcenter.org

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Position Title: Human Resources, Payroll & Benefits Specialist
Supervisor: CFO/Vice President of People Strategy
Classification: Full Time Exempt
Last Updated: September 14, 2021

POSITION CONCEPT:
Under the general supervision of the CFO/Vice President of People Strategy, the Human Resources, Payroll & Benefits Specialist implements the activities relating to the Center’s human resources, payroll, and benefit processes. This position also assists and advises the VP of People Strategy on all HR matters especially communicating any concerns that affect the wellbeing of Center employees.

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Email cover letter and resume to:

Tina Siegmund, HR, Payroll & Benefits Manager
Email: HR@midlandcenter.org

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Position Title: Programming Coordinator
Supervisor: Vice President of Programming/Chief Program Officer
Classification: Full Time Exempt
Last Updated: September 13, 2021

POSITION CONCEPT:
The Midland Center for the Arts is seeking a highly organized, detail-oriented, and creative individual to join the team as Programing Coordinator. This position is responsible for implementing the performance related activities the Midland Center for the Arts, including a professional symphony orchestra, community theater, adult and youth choirs, local, regional, and national touring artists and companies across all disciplines.

The Programming Coordinator reports directly to the Vice President of Programming/Chief Program Officer and works collaboratively across all departments to achieve the organization’s mission.

The candidate will be joining a small and highly-collaborative department within a larger staff of over 40 in a multi-discipline organization.

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Email cover letter and resume to:

Tina Siegmund, HR, Payroll & Benefits Manager
Email: HR@midlandcenter.org

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Position Title: School Programs Coordinator
Supervisor: Director of Education
Classification: Full Time Non-Exempt (Hourly)
Last Updated: September 14, 2021

POSITION CONCEPT:
Under the supervision of the Director of Education, the incumbent will be responsible for the implementation of school group programs including distance learning, field trips, and outreach programs. The incumbent will also be responsible for fostering relationships with school districts, teachers, and school administrators. Responsibilities also include collaboration with the Youth and Public Programs Manager and the Manager of Produced Theatre and Theatre Education along withmarketing, hospitality, and guest services for the planning, marketing and implementation of programming.

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Email cover letter and resume to:

Tina Siegmund, HR, Payroll & Benefits Manager
Email: HR@midlandcenter.org

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Position Title: Environmental Services Supervisor
Supervisor: Facilities Director
Classification: Full Time Exempt
Last Updated: Sep 13, 2021

POSITION CONCEPT:
Under the supervision of the Facilities Director, and with the scheduled help of Facilities Staff, the Environmental Services Supervisor is responsible for properly cleaning and maintaining the aesthetic functional qualities of all spaces in a timely manner. The Environmental Services Supervisor schedules, provides direction and daily guidance for 3 to 5 full and part time Facilities Staff who (1.) clean spaces, (2.) setup and restore spaces for events, (3.) repair and maintain spaces and equipment.

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Email cover letter and resume to:

Tina Siegmund, HR, Payroll & Benefits Manager
Email: HR@midlandcenter.org

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Contracted Position Title: Conductor of Contemporary A Cappella Ensembles
Contract Dates: Rehearsal schedule is variable based on the schedule of the desired candidate, expectation of a minimum of twice annual concerts. Concert dates TBD.
Compensation: ~$5,000 

Position Description:

Midland Center for the Arts is a multi-disciplinary arts center located in Midland, MI, about 2 hours north of Detroit. We are home to the Midland Symphony Orchestra, a Sphinx partner and member of NAAS and a SOPA. New in 2021-2022, Midland Center for the Arts will begin a contemporary a cappella program featuring one adult and one youth contemporary a cappella ensemble. The desired candidate will design a concert season and rehearsal structure for both ensembles in conjunction with Director of Choral and Orchestral Programs. The candidate must be willing to lead rehearsals from the piano for both the adult and youth ensembles. If interested, the candidate may sing in the adult ensemble.

Qualified candidates should submit their resume’ to Director of Choral and Orchestral Programs, Dr. Matt Travis at travis@midlandcenter.org on or before August 15, 2021.

Contracted Position Title: Choral Accompanist
Contract Dates: Monday evening rehearsals, 7 – 9 PM, roughly 28 services and 2-4 annual performances
Compensation: ~$2,000 

Position Description: Midland Center for the Arts is a multi-disciplinary arts center located in Midland, MI, about 2 hours north of Detroit. We are home to the Midland Symphony Orchestra, a Sphinx partner and member of NAAS and a SOPA. Our mixed-voice community choir is seeking a highly-qualified pianist to accompany adult SATB ensembles. The ensemble performs repertoire ranging from standard classical to contemporary musical theatre.

Accompanist must be a collaborative-minded, an excellent sight reader, and comfortable leading sectional rehearsals. A desired, but non-essential quality would be confidence running a full ensemble rehearsal in the absence of the conductor.

Qualified candidates should submit their resume’ to conductor, Dr. Matt Travis at travis@midlandcenter.org on or before August 15, 2021.

Position Title: Lounge / Banquet Server
Supervisor: Food & Beverage Manager
Classification: Part time, Non-Exempt (Hourly)
Last Updated: May 13, 2021

POSITION CONCEPT:
Under the supervision of the Food and Beverage Manager this position is responsible for providing food and drink service to patrons. Events can include large to mid-sized events such as weddings, corporate events, holiday parties, religious events, and at the weekly Thursday night lounge. Duties can range from direct table service, buffet service, and bar service. Some bussing of and general cleaning of tables will be involved as well. The specific duties of this position will change based on the requirements for a specific event.


APPLICATION INFORMATION
Email cover letter and resume to:

Tina Siegmund, HR, Payroll & Benefits Manager
Email: HR@midlandcenter.org

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Position Title: Busser/Dishwasher/Food Runner
Supervisor: Food and Beverage Manager
Classification: Part Time Non-exempt (Hourly)
Last Updated: March 31, 2021

POSITION CONCEPT:
Under the supervision of the Food and Beverage Manager this position is responsible for efficiently transporting dirty dishes to the kitchen, washing them and returning them to stock. This position may also transport food from the kitchen to the service area.

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Email cover letter and resume to:

Tina Siegmund, HR, Payroll & Benefits Manager
Email: HR@midlandcenter.org

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Position Title: Banquet Sous Chef
Supervisor: Food & Beverage Manager
Classification: Part time, Non-Exempt (Hourly)
Last Updated: April 20, 2021

POSITION CONCEPT:
The Banquet Sous Chef works alongside the Banquet Chef to manage daily kitchen activities, including overseeing staff, aiding with menu preparation, food preparation, ensuring food quality and freshness, and monitoring ordering and stocking of supplies as needed. The Banquet Sous Chef also provides meal quality and consistency by following designated recipes.

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Email cover letter and resume to:

Tina Siegmund, HR, Payroll & Benefits Manager
Email: HR@midlandcenter.org

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Job openings are posted as they become available. Resumes and applications are accepted only when a position is posted.

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