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.

Independent Contractor Opportunity

Columbus Symphony Orchestra seeks a motivated professional to assist its Youth Orchestras team as the Cadet Orchestra Operations Coordinator. This is a 1099 position expected to last a minimum of 10 months. There will be no federal/state/local tax withholding, worker’s/unemployment compensation benefits or other benefits accorded to CSO employees.


The goal of the Cadet Operations Coordinator is to manage of all aspects necessary for the operation of the Cadet orchestra. The Operations Coordinator will act as liaison between the CSO Education department, the orchestra conductors and the musicians and parents. This individual must be assertive with good organizational, time management and project management skills. *In addition to a standard background check, this position requires a BCI/FBI check that is satisfactory to management.


Background in music education is preferred. Experience with orchestra or band is necessary. Provide references from previous projects of similar experiences.

The Independent Contractor must be familiar with orchestral music, instruments and the general operations of an orchestra; be able to communicate comfortably with students and parents alike. The Candidate must be available during the month of August for season preparation; as well as be available for the Cadet orchestral schedule as necessary.

To Apply:

Please send an inquiry letter and references by:
5:00pm on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

Mail: Human Resources
Columbus Association for the Performing Arts
55 E. State Street
Columbus, OH 43215

Or Email: ~ Or Fax: (614) 461-0429.
Please include the position title as the subject of the email.

*Please, no phone calls. Inquiry’s received after the deadline date and time listed above will not be reviewed.