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Head Cleaner

CATEGORY: Services

Jujamcyn Theaters
New York, NY

Job Details



Major Broadway theatre owner-operator is seeking a Head Cleaner to join our Theatre Operations team. Direct experience with theatrical performance is not required.

This role is a key member of our team in keeping our historic buildings in top physical condition. Job duties include maintaining cleanliness in lobbies, restrooms, backstage, dressing rooms, sidewalk in front of theatre, as well as vacuuming and mopping, removal of trash, shine brass and whatever maintenance tasks are necessary for the specific theatre.

You will be joining a high-energy, detail focused team that plays a central role in keeping our five theatres (the St. James, the Al Hirschfeld, the August Wilson, the Eugene O’Neill, the Walter Kerr) and hit shows running smoothly. You will work inside a collaborative, respectful, and driven company that's focused on providing the best experience for theatregoers and theatre-makers on Broadway.


Jujamcyn’s mission is to create raves for our theatregoers and theatre-makers by guiding them through their journeys in our theatres with such care, expertise, and pride in each other, our shows, and our houses that they truly feel they belong and are compelled to return. Jujamcyn Theatres is recognized as a theatrical innovator, championing shows that push the boundaries of Broadway and create new experiences for audiences.

Core Values and Commitments

Sense of Community

We value a culture that makes everyone feel seen and heard, included and not forgotten. We are committed to strengthening our sense of community and belonging by ensuring equity in hiring, career development, and day-to-day work life.

Shared Commitment to Excellence

We believe in the best in each other and in being on each other’s side, while setting high expectations of individual and collective growth and achievement. We commit to providing support and tools to help each individual deliver their best.

Innovation and Progress

We believe that a great team is one that continuously grows and finds areas for improvement every day. We are committed to building a diverse team to support our drive for innovation and progress.

Collaborative Relationships

We embrace the idea of “finding the yes” for our team members, theatregoers and theatre-makers; and we are committed to facilitating productive relationships through clear, consistent, and respectful communication that is grounded in empathy.

The Power of Theatre

We believe theatre has the power to nourish hearts, enlighten minds and convene community. We strive to consistently expand the canvas of Broadway, making great art that is also great commerce, which in turn supports our work and the livelihood of our teams.


• Enthusiastic and excellent interpersonal skills.

• Proactive and effective time management.

• Ability to lift up to 20 to 40lbs.

• Ability to walk up and down flights of stairs and stand for the duration of a shift.

• Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

• Ability to follow health and safety standards.

• Previous experience in a similar role is helpful.


Hours are primarily in the morning but must be available to return for a pick-up between performances 1-2 times a week. Must be available to work a flexible schedule of 6 days a week, including weekends and holidays.


32BJ Union Benefits including Health and Pension

Website Resources

https://www.jujamcyn.com/ https://careers.broadway/

Jujamcyn Theaters LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all team members. In order to ensure a healthy and safe work environment, Jujamcyn Theatres is following industry standards by requiring all employees to be fully vaccinated and provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccine before their start date. Employees who cannot receive the vaccine because of a qualifying legal reason may request an accommodation to this requirement.









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