Join Our Cast and Crew
Since 1992, Walton Arts Center has brought world-class artists and entertainers to Northwest Arkansas and engaged people through arts experiences. We are committed to improving the quality of life for our community through the arts. Walton Arts Center also fosters a culture of creativity and excitement that encourages our employees to grow with our organization. We invite you to bring your experience and passion into our exciting and 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 the state’s largest and busiest performing arts presenter located in the heart of Northwest Arkansas, the state’s fastest growing region. The organization manages a variety of venues including a 1,200-seat auditorium with proscenium stage; the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion, a 10,000-seat outdoor amphitheater; a 200-seat variable stage black box theater as well as other meeting and event spaces available for rent.
More than 340,000 people attend nearly 700 events at these venues annually, and our arts education programs reach 45,000 students, teachers and citizens statewide. With more than a quarter of a century of operating history, Walton Arts Center has become a cornerstone of the region’s cultural landscape. Walton Arts Center employs 92 staff members, enlists a volunteer force of 310, maintains a five-building campus and operates on an $18+million annual budget.
INTERNSHIPS AT WALTON ARTS CENTER
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.
APPLYING FOR A POSITION
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 firstname.lastname@example.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
Walton Arts Center is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity in its board and staff. Women, minorities and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. We offer a competitive salary based upon experience, a comprehensive benefits package including a 403(b) plan and the opportunity to be a valued member of a dedicated, enthusiastic and highly creative community of arts professionals.