Schaumburg Park District
Schaumburg, IL
Professional Job

Expires: 05/31/24


Starting at $17.00/hour

ABOUT US: Schaumburg Park District is an award-winning parks and recreation agency that provides its 80,000 residents with a wide variety of recreational programs, classes, and events as well as facilities, parks and open spaces! Our Cultural Arts Department is home to our outstanding theatre program which hosts various productions throughout the year.

JOB SUMMARY: The Music Director collaborates with the production team to develop musical concepts and interpretations that align with the goals and values of the Schaumburg Park District. They participate in auditions and casting sessions to select participants for productions. The Music Director directs rehearsals and provides musical guidance to performers, musicians, and technical crew members. They arrange and adapt musical scores as needed to accommodate the abilities and resources of our cast and orchestra. The Music Director will also provide ongoing support and feedback to performers and musicians, helping them develop their skills and confidence while prioritizing health and wellness.

LOCATION: Community Recreation Center, 505 N. Springinsguth Rd., Schaumburg

QUALIFICATIONS: Previous experience as a Music Director or similar role in musical theatre required, preferably in a community or educational setting. A successful candidate will be reliable and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively with individuals of all ages and backgrounds. Strong musical proficiency, including experience in vocal coaching and conducting required. Proficiency in piano and ability to accompany live performance is preferred. Knowledge of musical theatre repertoire and styles highly desirable. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age with a High School Diploma or equivalent. Bachelor+rsquo;s Degree in a related field preferred.

SCHEDULING + PAY: This is a part-time position with varying hours depending on performance schedules (primarily evenings and weekends will be required). Pay rate is starting at $17.00 per hour depending on qualifications.

PERKS + PRIVILEGES: This is a PART-TIME LEVEL 2 position and is eligible for the following internal privileges:
+bull; Free fitness center membership!
+bull; Free admission to indoor and outdoor pools!
+bull; One free program registration!
+bull; 10% discount on other program registrations
+bull; Free boat rental at Volkening Lake!
+bull; Free open gym admission! And more!


Visit us at: https://schaumburgparkdistrict.bamboohr.com/jobs

** Position will be open until filled. ** Schaumburg Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. **

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Alison Mielitz


Business Address

235 E Beech Dr

Schaumburg, IL 60193

Posted: 04/12/2024 12:18:04 EST

Last Updated: 04/12/2024 19:00 EST

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