Stage Manager

SeaWorld Orlando

At SeaWorld, we’re passionate about caring for animals. In fact, we’ve already rescued over 40,000 animals (and counting!). And we can save you from being stuck in just another job. Join us and help bring joy, excitement, and lasting memories to people from around the world. We’re seeking enthusiastic, dedicated and hard-working individuals in a wide variety of roles. Join us and play an important part on our incredible team!

What you get to do:
As a Stage Manager with SeaWorld, you will:
  • Monitor assigned show to ensure design intents are maintained; follow-up on issues that need to be resolved in order to return the production to its intended design
  • Supervise Theatrical crews, maintain project lists, and coordinate production management processes
  • Create and implement SOP’s for assigned show area
  • Ensure training documentation is complete and on file for all of show crew
  • Create and maintain documentation to support design implementations and intentions
  • Keep documentation current as design changes are made
  • Ensure that the assigned production is functional, maintainable, and safe
  • Coach, mentor, direct, constructively criticize, and objectively evaluate cast and crew
  • Maintain all assigned areas to meet SEA standards while staying within budgetary protocol
  • Teach choreography and blocking for new cast and new shows
  • Conduct Auditions and participate in evaluating new hires
  • Work alongside costuming team to ensure quality and standards of costumes
  • Participate in new show production
  • Lead re-install of existing shows from season to season
  • Perform other duties as assigned

What it takes to succeed:
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous stage manager experience
  • At least 18 years old
  • Able to complete provided CPR training/certification
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Working knowledge of all Microsoft Office applications
  • Comprehensive understanding of large scale show and event production
  • Understand the operation of a variety of theatrical stage equipment (follow spots, automated lighting, scrollers, fog machines, etc.)
  • Lift, push and pull 20 pounds
  • Comfortable working in theater and outdoor environments (dark/nighttime conditions, in/around water, in varying weather conditions)
  • Comfortable working around animals
  • Train on and properly use protective gear
  • Comfortable working around water
  • Comfortable with heights
  • Available to work varying shifts/hours based on business need, to include opening, mid-, and closing shifts; nights, weekends, and holidays

What else is important:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Entertainment, Theater or Management preferred
  • 2 years guest service experience preferred
  • Choreography experience preferred
  • Possession of a valid state driver’s license preferred

The perks of the position:
As part of the SeaWorld family, you’ll enjoy a fun, fast-paced environment and great teammates, as well as:
  • FREE park admission
  • Discounted park admission tickets and passes for family and friends
  • Park discounts on food, merchandise, etc.

Join the team!
If you’re looking for the opportunity to make the most of your abilities in a one-of-a-kind setting with an entertainment industry leader, we’re looking for you

More Information

SeaWorld Orlando

Orlando, FL


Part Time, Seasonal


8/31/2022 11:59 PM ET