Colorado Nonprofit Association

Orchestra Stage Manager

 Orchestra Stage Manager, Jefferson Symphony Orchestra 

About JSO 

Jefferson Symphony is a classical music orchestra of
volunteer musicians based in Golden. We perform five concerts per year, a
summer pops concert and several recitals. We are the oldest and largest
community orchestra in the region, now in our 72nd season.


Position: Orchestra Stage Manager, Jefferson Symphony Orchestra 

Part time 5 hours per week (and up to 20 hours during 5
concert weeks) during academic year.

Must be a needs-based Work Study funded college student in Denver Metro area.


Set up and take down chairs, stands and some audio
equipment for rehearsals and help conductor as needed during Monday evening

Work with the General Manager and be friendly and helpful to volunteer

Work with the audio engineer and concert venue staff during
dress rehearsals and performances, including moving and loading percussion
instruments, audio equipment and other musical equipment.


Able to lift and carry up 50 pounds

Able to read, write and speak English (Spanish a plus)

Available on Monday evenings from 5-10 pm

Available during specific concert weeks on a Thursday
evening, Saturday morning and Sunday afternoon (5 times per year) and other
days as needed for smaller events

Must have reliable transportation. 

No musical experience necessary, but symphonic orchestra or
band experience or stage crew experience helpful.


Part time 


5 hours per week Monday evenings 5-10 pm for rehearsals. 

Concert weeks dress rehearsals and concert at Colorado
School of Mines in Golden

Oct 10-13, 2024

Dec 5-8, 2024

Jan 30-Feb 2, 2025

Mar 27-March 30, 2025

May 15-18, 2025


Employment duration 

Permanent/until all work study benefits have been received 

Expected pay 

15–20 USD per hour 


Work authorization 

This job requires US work authorization.