Usher Job Descriptions

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Usher Job Description Template

Job Title: Usher

Job Type: Part-time/Full-time

Job Location: [Insert location]

Job Summary:

The Usher will be responsible for ensuring that guests have an enjoyable experience while attending events. They will assist with seating, directing guests to their seats, and answering any questions they may have. The Usher will also be responsible for maintaining a safe and clean environment for guests.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist guests with finding their seats and ensuring they are comfortable
  • Direct guests to restrooms, concessions, and other areas of the venue
  • Answer any questions guests may have about the event or venue
  • Monitor the crowd for any potential safety concerns and report them to the appropriate personnel
  • Assist with cleaning and maintaining the venue before, during, and after events
  • Assist with any other duties as assigned by management

Job Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Ability to work well in a team environment

Physical Demands:

The Usher will be required to stand for long periods of time and may be required to lift and move heavy objects. They may also be required to work in a loud and crowded environment.


The salary for this position will be commensurate with experience.

Application Process:

To apply for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to [Insert contact information].

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Usher

What is the best way to find and hire a Usher near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Usher applicants. Employers posting their Usher job on Indeed get about 12 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Usher applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Usher are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 10 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 4 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Usher positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Usher role?
SMS has 97% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Usher job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Ushers are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 157% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Usher applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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