Get Even Closer to the Arts: Jobs at CAPA

It takes a lot of behind-the-scenes effort to bring quality entertainment to Columbus. CAPA is a great opportunity to go beyond the stage and learn about the arts from the inside out.

CAPA is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.

Full-Time and Part-Time Custodians

Job Summary: The Columbus Association for the Performing Arts (CAPA) seeks a full-time and part-time (weekend) Custodian to maintain the integrity of CAPA's spaces by providing a clean, safe enviornment for the patrons and user groups.


  •  Removes trash and replaces liners
  • Mop, wax, and vacuum floors
  • Clean windows that can be reached from the ground or with extending equipment (inside and out)
  • Clean and sanitize kitchens, restrooms and water fountains
  • Dust fixtures, walls, ceilings as directed
  • Ensure an adequate supply of cleaning supplies is kept on hand at all times
  • Keep the building exterior clean including hosing down entry areas, and cleaning accessible lighting
  • Occasionally fill in at the receptionist desk as needed
  • Set up rental space as needed by user groups
  • Stage in house items for receptions on the reception level
  • Water and maintain plants in the Boulevard
  • Move furniature such as desks, tables, chairs and equipment
  • Operate various powered equipment in the performance of assigned duties


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Simple knowledge of electricity and plumbing
  • Prior custodial experience is preferred, but not required
  • Able to work some weekdays, weekends, evenings and nights

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to occasionally lift 70 pounds and regularly lift 50 pounds
  • Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time and climb stairs and ladders
  • Ability to work independently and to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Ability to follow established safety procedures and use all safety equipment provided
  • Ability to take the initiative in areas that need immediate attention.

To Apply: Email resume and cover letter to When applying, please state which position you are interested in: full-time or part-time weekends.