Jobs & Internships

Join Our Dynamic Team

We appreciate your interest in the festival as a potential employer. The Ann Arbor Summer Festival is committed to building an inclusive work environment that is as stimulating, inspiring, and diverse as the many artists and programs we present.

Artist Services Manager 

The Ann Arbor Summer Festival seeks a seasonal manager to oversee all artist accommodations, catering, hospitality, transportation, and merchandise services for select national and international artists presented during the 2014 season. Download the application here.

Grove Audio Engineer 

The Ann Arbor Summer Festival seeks a live sound engineer to mix 50+ outdoor musical performances on the Grove Stage. These performances are typically solo or duos involve acoustic instruments. Download the application here.

Grove Stage Manager

The Ann Arbor Summer Festival seeks a seasonal stage manager to oversee all activities on the Grove Stage at Top of the Park. This includes the advance and execution of 50+ musical performances, and various sponsor call-outs, community recognitions, etc. Download the application here.

Rackham Stage Manager

The Ann Arbor Summer Festival seeks a seasonal stage manager to oversee all activities on the Rackham Stage at Top of the Park. This includes the advance and execution of 50+ musical performances, outdoor cinema series, and various sponsor call-outs, community recognitions, etc. Download the application here.

TOP Volunteer Coordinator

The Ann Arbor Summer Festival is seeking a Top of the Park Volunteer Coordinator to recruit, train and supervise the involvement of 200+ event volunteers whom act as ambassadors and the “front-door” to the festival and ensure a positive patron experience. Download the application here.

Festival Internships

The festival seeks motivated, enthusiastic candidates for production internships. These are year-round, unpaid opportunities that allow candidates to get practical, hands-on knowledge in arts and entertainment and the production world. Hours are flexible and adaptable.

Internships are shaped to work with the mutual benefits of matching the festival’s needs with the candidate’s areas of interest. Select candidates can apply internship work towards select accredited college programs (as available). A successful candidate will be responsible for numerous production activities and participate in the dynamic environment of festival production.

Candidates should have an interest in event production, the arts, and nonprofit organizations. Candidates must have exceptional communication skills and be able to work independently as well as with a team. Positive, productive and self-motivated individuals will fit successfully within our team.

Please submit cover letter with resume, weekly hours available, ideal areas of focus, and internship duration sought to Mike Michelon at michelon@a2sf.org. Candidates are asked not to request submission status updates. Resumes are kept on file for future consideration. If your qualifications match current openings, you will be contacted directly. Thank you.

Hourly Top of the Park staff applications will be posted May, 2014. 

Volunteer Usher applications will be posted May, 2014. 

Volunteer Greeter applications will be posted April, 2014. 

The Ann Arbor Summer Festival is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate against employees or applicants on the basis of any characteristic protected by law, such as race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, height, weight, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, or disability as defined by law.