Careers at PSFT



This is an interim position to cover a medical leave, starting immediately and lasting approximately 3 to 6 months. Reporting to the Production Manager, the Cleaner will be responsible for keeping the building in clean and orderly condition, and will perform heavy cleaning duties, such as cleaning floors, vacuuming, cleaning and stocking restrooms, washing walls, glass and furniture, and removing rubbish, as well as outdoor maintenance including snow removal. Duties may include notifying management of the need for repairs.

Job Duties

· Performing general cleanup of all office facilities including the Public Library as well as the Grace Auditorium, Palmer Room and lobby facilities

· Sweeping, moping, vacuuming carpeted areas, and performing all cleaning and disinfecting aspects of halls, offices, rehearsal and dressing rooms, as well as washing walls, windows, and furniture

· Garbage and recycling removal as well as moving bins to curbside weekly for collection

· Cleaning and stocking all restroom facilities

· Keeping stock of all cleaning products and restroom items and informing management when restocking is needed

· Exterior maintenance of building including weeding, salting and snow removal

· Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

· Highly motivated and able to work independently.

· Must be able to schedule and prioritize work for self.

· Ability to multi-task and establish priorities.

· Exhibit initiative, responsibility, and flexibility.

· Strong communication and problem-solving skills.

· Able to work well under pressure.

· Strong attention to detail.

Work Conditions

· Physical ability to lift up to 30lb.

· Overtime as required.

· Hazards associated with the trade.

· Work both indoors and outdoors.

· Pay rate: $20.00/hour. Working Part-time Hours varying seasonally, can range from 15 hours / week (in the off season) to 20-30 hours/week (in summer)

· Flexible schedule usually in early morning or evenings. More details to follow during interview process.

Interested applicants are to send a resume to Production Manager, Joe Recchia, at joe[at]psft[dot]ca. Please no phone calls. Posted until position is filled.



Strike & Load-In Crew 

  • Season Dates: June 10, 2023 – September 9, 2023  
  • Rate: $18/hour, minimum 3-hour call. Transportation coverage not included 
  • Efficient worker with time management skills comfortable in a team environment, and following instructions with minimal supervision 
  • Comfortable with moderate to heavy lifting including loading-in and out via stairwells 
  • Knowledge/experience in set installation and assembly including standard building practices an asset 
  • Safety shoes required, other equipment including hardhat, work gloves and drill an asset but not required as can be provided by the theatre 


Our Mission 

Create. Inspire. Develop. Sustain. 

Port Stanley Festival Theatre is a developer of professional, live, diverse Canadian theatre.   We enhance the community experience. 

The Port Stanley Festival Theatre is a 200 seat theatre located in the former Town Hall building on the North Shore of beautiful Lake Erie in Port Stanley, Ontario. Our mandate is to produce appealing summer theatre that highlights Canadian works in drama, comedy and musical-comedy, along with other celebrated works.