Employment Opportunities

Life is Sweet

At Walton Arts Center - "life is sweet" is more than a tagline; it's how we work. We work to make life sweet for our community, our patrons, and each other by fostering a culture of creativity and excitement. We invite you to bring your knowledge and vision into a fun and exciting collaborative working environment where the arts are celebrated daily and where each employee is recognized and valued for contributing to the organization's success.

Walton Arts Center is a presenting facility located in the heart of Northwest Arkansas with venues that include a 1201-seat auditorium with proscenium stage, a 200-seat variable stage black box theater, a small amphitheater/rose garden, as well as other spaces available for rent. In its 22nd year of operation, Walton Arts Center employs 81 full time and permanent part time staff members, enlists a volunteer force of 310, maintains a six-building campus and operates on an $11+million annual budget.

The internship program currently requires that the internship be a prearranged and structured learning experience scheduled within a specific time-frame and pre-approved.  The experience must be relevant to the intern’s academic and/or professional goals and involve work, research, or other activities which are of value and beneficial to the mission of the Museum. An internship is performed under the direct supervision of Walton Arts Center’s staff. 

In keeping with best practices, Walton Arts Center does not accept unsolicited resumes or applications. If you meet the minimum qualifications for a posted position or internship, please submit your Cover Letter and Resume to the email humanresources@waltonartscenter.org When you apply, your cover letter and resumé will be carefully reviewed in terms of the requirements for the position. Applicants identified as the most qualified will be contacted by the hiring manager. If you are not notified by the hiring manager, you will know that we have selected another candidate for the position. Please continue to visit our website for an up-to-date list of employment opportunities.

Sincerely, Human Resources 

Current Openings 

Front Of House - Part Time House Manager

Walton Arts Center is searching for a positive, engaged, talented and qualified individual for a part time House Manager to work mostly evenings and weekends. The position provides leadership, problem solving and support to fellow staff and volunteers in the pursuit of executing Walton Arts Center’s customer service mission during all events - striving to make life sweet for our patrons, our community, and each other. Part-time house managers have excellent customer service skills and utilize good judgment to provide solutions to problems. House Managers also ensure excellent service in our concessions area and act as Walton Arts Center’s gracious hosts for our donor lounge.

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