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Chautauqua Institution • Chautauqua Hotel Corporation ::  Employment Opportunities

Whether you are looking for a year round position or a seasonal one, we offer a broad range of opportunities for individuals in all stages of their careers.   We are known for providing a unique and outstanding Chautauqua experience for guests and employees alike, which makes us a regional employer of choice.  

Our employees bring their talents, enthusiasm and outstanding guest relations skills to work every day. Search below for year round, seasonal and summer employment in all departments of Chautauqua Institution, the Chautauqua Hotel Corp. (operating the Athenaeum Hotel), Chautauqua Opera Company and Chautauqua Theater Company.

>> Apply for Year Round Employment

Current year round openings:

>> Apply for Seasonal & Summer Employment

Summer employment benefits includes a full season pass for employees who work at least 3 full shifts per week.

 Current seasonal and summer openings include:




>> Click Here to View or Apply for Year Round, Seasonal or Summer Jobs


The job posting and application submission process is entirely online. Once you click on the “Click Here” button above, you can view all open jobs.

When you are ready to submit an online application, follow the prompts to set up a profile. When you set up a profile or apply for a job(s) you will receive a confirmation email. 

Your information will then be reviewed by one of our hiring managers in order to determine whether your qualifications and skills are an appropriate match for existing opportunities.   

If you are selected to participate in the interview process, a recruiter or department representative will contact you via telephone or email. Those selected to participate in the interview process typically complete a prescreen interview prior to interviewing with specific department personnel, and applicants are notified via email after final selections have been made.

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Chautauqua Institution
P.O. Box 28
1 Ames Ave.
Chautauqua, NY 14722