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 Center. 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 resume 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


Manager of Volunteer Programs

Events Manager

Tessitura Services Manager

Housekeeping, Part Time

Local Crew, Part Time

If you are interested in working for the Walton Arts Center, please email a cover letter and resume to humanresources@waltonartscenter.org indicating the name of the job you are applying for in the subject line. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. No phone calls please.