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Theater Studio Assistant (OPS)

The John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota

Theater Studio Assistant (OPS) - Sarasota, FL                     

Job ID – 43394                          


  • Cleaning & maintaining Greenroom and Dressing Rooms after performances.
  • Preparing, cleaning, and maintaining the Rehearsal Studio for artists and the company in residence.
  • Cleaning and maintaining Marley dance floor in rehearsal studio including periodic re-taping.
  • Advising artists and companies on use of sound system in rehearsal studio.
  • Reporting any facility issues or repairs to Managing Director.
  • Other duties as assigned.          


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be available nights, weekends, and holidays.
  • Ability to bend, lift, and move equipment as needed.

Contact Info
For more information, or for technical assistance, please contact Ringling Human Resources at 941-359-5700 ext. 2605 or

Anticipated Salary Range
$11 per hour

Theater Studio Assistant will also receive:

  • Regular training on upcoming exhibitions
  • Private gallery talks with curators
  • Discounts on memberships
  • Discounts in the museum stores
  • Discounts on select performances/events
  • Free museum admission and much more!      

Pay Plan
This is an OPS/temporary Job.              

10 hours a week; schedule will vary based on rehearsal needs. Will require availability on nights, weekends, and holidays based on the needs of the Ringling.

Criminal Background Check
This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check, to include fingerprinting. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply
If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

Affordable Care Act
OPS employees are covered under the Affordable Care Act. OPS employees that meet certain criteria will be offered affordable health care coverage. For more information, please visit the following website regarding the Affordable Care Act,

Equal Employment Opportunity
An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at:

About The Ringling
The Ringling is a preeminent center for the arts, history, performance, and learning that is dedicated to bringing the past and contemporary culture to life through extraordinary visitor experiences. From its inception, The Ringling has joined the diverse visual traditions and theatrical spectacle of yesterday with the genre-defying global practitioners of today. A place of exploration, discovery and respite, The Ringling’s campus in Sarasota, Florida—which includes the Museum of Art, Circus Museum, a historic home, an 18th-century theater and bayfront gardens—is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. As the State Art Museum of Florida and part of Florida State University, The Ringling fulfills an important educational mission. The Ringling offers formal and informal programs of study serving as a major resource for students, scholars and lifelong learners of every age across the region, country, and around the world. For more information, please visit

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