Careers & Part Time Jobs

Help Make the Magic Happen

With live performances, our Worlds of Puppetry Museum and a host of educational programming, the Center is always looking for talented professionals from a variety of disciplines to work with us.

Why Work at the Center for Puppetry Arts

Amazing People
We’re proud to work with an amazing team of artists, stagehands and volunteers who make the experience of coming to the Center a fun on each day.
Resume-worthy Experience
With our small band of dedicated team members, we can ensure that all hires have the opportunity to fill their resume with valuable, hands-on work experience.
Discounts & Other Benefits
As an employee of the Center you will be able to receive discounted admission to shows and events for friends and loved ones, as well as standard compensation.
Opportunity to Grow
Once you have worked at the Center for Puppetry Arts, you’ll be part of a network of Atlanta artists and theaters, making it easy to continue your growth in the arts.
New Postings

Now Hiring!

Master Electrician

The Center for Puppetry Arts is accepting resumes from theatre technicians with skills in electrics, sound, and video for a full-time position of Master Electrician (ME). The ME is responsible for managing the Production Department’s lighting, sound, video, and atmospheric effects (atmo) systems for each show. In addition to these responsibilities, the ME also assists in the technical needs of the Center as a whole. Design opportunities may become available but are not the focus of this position.

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Associate Technical Director (ATD)

The Center for Puppetry Arts is accepting resumes for the full-time position of Associate Technical Director (ATD). The ATD works directly with the Technical Director (TD) to improve the operation of the scene shop, which oversees the staging, scenic, rigging and soft good needs of Center productions and projects.  The TD will assign responsibilities as needed and set the manner in which they are to be executed.  The ATD will then be responsible for the planning, execution, and completion of said responsibilities.  In addition to these responsibilities, the ATD also assists in the technical needs of the Center as a whole.  Design opportunities may become available but are not the focus of this position.

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Resident Stage Manager

The Center for Puppetry Arts is accepting resumes from theatrical stage managers for a full-time position of Resident Stage Manager.  The Resident Stage Manager will supervise performers, assist directors and conduct rehearsals, performances and meetings for any assigned production. The Stage Manager will also run all technical elements for Center productions, including but not limited to lights, sound, video and FX.

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Overhire Stage Manager

The Center for Puppetry Arts is accepting resumes from theatrical stage managers. The Stage Manager will supervise performers, assist directors and conduct rehearsals, performances and meetings for any assigned production. The Stage Manager will also run all technical elements for Center productions, including but not limited to lights, sound, video and FX.

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Part-Time Ticket Sales Assistance

The Ticket Sales Assistant’s overall responsibility is to provide courteous and effective customer service when selling memberships, performances, workshops and museum activities at the Center for Puppetry Arts.  This is a Part-Time position primarily Saturday and Sunday as well as specific weekdays.

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Part-Time House Manager

The House Manager’s overall responsibility is to provide courteous and effective customer service when managing the seating of patrons at the Center for Puppetry Arts performances.

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