Job Openings

When staff vacancies occur, positions are generally advertised via Offstage Jobs, ArtSEARCH, Indeed and/or in the Maine Association of Nonprofits, sometimes on the Maine Theater Collective Facebook Group. We do not accept or save unsolicited resumes for any position not specifically advertised.

Portland Stage Company provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics and any other areas protected by law. In addition to federal law requirements, Portland Stage Company complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.


Staff Positions

Development Assistant – Portland Stage is looking for a Development Assistant to support all fundraising initiatives across the organization. The ideal candidate is an organized administrator with acute attention to detail and prior experience working with non-profits in fundraising. This hourly position is full time and year round with an anticipated start date as soon as possible. Please read the Development Assistant Job Description for full details.
To apply, send an email  with a cover letter and resume; be sure to include “Development” in the subject line. Additionally, you may choose to submit an optional one page writing sample to showcase your ability to write professionally, as the position includes a substantial amount of external communications and donor correspondence.
Pay and Benefits – The anticipated rate of pay for the Development Assistant position is $13.50 to $15.00 per hour. This position is benefits eligible; current benefits include: paid time off, during the first year of full time employment the company covers 50% of health insurance, after the first year of full time employment the company pays 100% of health insurance. Please see the full Job Description for more details.


Education Assistant – Portland Stage is looking for an Education Assistant to support our In-Theater and In-School/Outreach Education Programming for the 2021/2022 season. The ideal candidate is enthusiastic about theatre education, has experience working with young people, and enjoys working collaboratively. This hourly position is part time (roughly 10 hours a week) and year round with an anticipated start date as soon as possible. Please read the Education Assistant Job Description for full details.

To apply, send an email email with a cover letter and resume; be sure to include “Education” in the subject line.

Pay and Benefits – The anticipated rate of pay for the Education Assistant position is $14.50 to $15.00 per hour.

Please see the full Job Description for more details.


Internship positions

For information on applying for an internship, please click here.