Seasonal Positions



Seasonal Receptionist (Due April 29, 2017)

Box Office

Box Office Customer Service Representative (Due May 15, 2017)

Front of House

Theatre Usher (Due May 30, 2017)


Send completed general employment application, along with resume and cover letter, to Human Resources or by mail to:

The Santa Fe Opera
Attention: Human Resources
Post Office Box 2408
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504-2408

Seasonal employees begin arriving in the spring and by early July, more than 600 employees are on board to make the upcoming season come to life.

Application (PDF)


The Production Staff form and submission process are DIFFERENT from the general employment. Apply Here

Applications for the 2017 Season will be available on our website beginning in mid-December 2016. If you have questions, contact Production Recruitment by email or by calling 505-986-5973.

"you hear glorious melodies everywhere you turn, and laughter, and the sounds of children playing in the pool. Everyone is hardworking and professional, yet the level of camaraderie and shared commitment makes it feel more like a family than a workplace."

Year-Round Positions

There are approximately 70 staff members working around the year in a variety of areas—from production, marketing, and fundraising to technical, administrative, and maintenance of the Opera's beautiful grounds.

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With positions ranging from Development to Marketing to Education, our internship program offers a breadth of experience for the aspiring arts administrator. 

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