Employment Opportunities


Assistant Box Office Manager - Hampton Coliseum/Hampton Arts Commission


Performs a variety of administrative, general accounting, and technical tasks related to the efficient operation of the Hampton Coliseum and Hampton Arts Box Offices. Provides daily supervision to a staff of full-time and part-time personnel. Assumes full responsibility for the box office operation in the Box Office Manager's absence.


Graduation from college with a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, or a closely related field or equivalent work experience preferred. A Minimum of one (1) year of management experience is required; supervisory experience in an arena, theatre, or stadium box office operation is preferred.


Performs duties under the limited supervision of the Box Office Manager. Requires a considerable amount of independent responsibility and the exercise of independent judgment in making administrative decisions. Daily contact with the business community, promoters, the City Finance Department, and the general public. Duties frequently performed outside of regular working hours (evenings, weekends, and holidays). This is an exempt position. To apply go to Hampton.gov/hire.

Artistic Director Hampton Coliseum/Hampton Arts Commission


The purpose of the class is to assist the Hampton Coliseum/Hampton Arts Commission Director in programming and booking the American Theatre and Charles H. Taylor Arts Center. This job works under administrative supervision, developing and implementing programs within organizational policies and reporting major activities to executive-level administrators through conferences and reports.  May supervise others.

Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts, Marketing, Communications, Business Administration, or a related field of study is required. A minimum of five (5) years full-time equivalent experience as a programming/booking director at a performing arts center or in administering festivals, visual, or performing arts programs and a minimum of one (1) year of full-time supervisory experience. A Master’s degree in one of the above-mentioned areas is preferred. Must possess a valid driver’s license and must have and maintain a satisfactory driving record based on the City of Hampton’s criteria.

Must successfully pass a background check related to this position prior to any offer of employment or promotion. This position is safety sensitive and is subject to testing for alcohol and controlled substances in accordance with the City’s current substance abuse policy. To apply, go to Hampton.gov/hire.

A full list of job responsibilities and qualifications can be found on the Job Opportunities page for the City of Hampton.