Employment 2018-04-04T15:42:09+00:00

The Fireside philosophy is that “people will come to where they have been invited and will return to where they have been made to feel welcome.” We take care in selecting associates with a caring, friendly personality and expect that attitude to be maintained in every aspect of the job. Our Customer Service Mission is: To provide each guest with a memorable experience through friendly, courteous and gracious service. We believe strongly that each department is a critical member of the team whether or not they have direct contact with the customer.

With regard to performers, please check our Frequently Asked Questions page for that information.

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Mail completed applications to:
Human Resource Department
The Fireside, Inc.
1131 Janesville Avenue
Fort Atkinson, WI 53538

Or you can drop off at our Box Office
Monday – Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Sunday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Or you can email resume to hr@firesidetheatre.com

Full Time Current Openings:

Sound Technician – Are you looking for a career behind the scenes at the only Actor’s Equity Dinner Theatre in Wisconsin? The Fireside Theatre is seeking a Full Time Year Round Sound Technician to join our theatre crew! Under the direction of the Theatre Director, the Sound Technician is responsible for programming, operating and maintaining all sound equipment for our live theatre performances. Our Sound Technician is also responsible for the technical aspects of our live shows to ensure a seamless, magical experience for our guests. The work week for the position is as follows: Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday; including nights, weekends, occasional Fridays and holidays. If you’re interested in having the opportunity to bring sound to life, we’d love to meet you!

Cook – Do you have a passion for food or cooking? If so, come join our team at The Fireside Theatre! This position is under the supervision of our Executive Chef. Duties include inspecting food preparation and serving areas to ensure observance of safe, sanitary food-handling practices, portioning, arranging and garnishing food for guests, and regulating temperatures of ovens, broilers, grills, and roasters. Candidates must be available to work Wednesday through Sunday. We select applicants with a caring, friendly, and positive personality. Candidates must be available to work Wednesday through Sunday. If you are interested in working in our fabulous kitchen, apply today!

Baker – Known for our fresh breads and creative desserts, The Fireside Bakery is seeking a Full Time Baker. Our bakery team is responsible for creating delicious, high-quality products with smooth day to day operations. Responsibilities include: Creating, preparing, and baking; breads, rolls, breakfast pastries, candies and desserts according to standard Fireside recipes while ensuring quality and customer satisfaction. Requirements: Minimum of two years’ bakery experience with breads, pastries, and desserts and the ability to follow instructions/recipes and established procedures. Hours for this full time position are Wednesday through Sunday 2:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. If your background matches these qualifications we would like to hear from you!

Part Time Current Openings:

Bartender – The Fireside is seeking bartenders to join our team! Bartenders are responsible for welcoming our guests, taking orders, making drinks and delivering our well known customer service. As a bartender, you will help create an atmosphere of premium hospitality while ensuring a remarkable experience for our guests. This position has available hours Wednesday and Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Thursday and Friday evenings 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. and additional hours required on Saturday’s and Sunday’s. If you are interested in working with a great group of individuals and serving excellent drinks, apply today!

Bus Staff – Our bus staff associates are responsible for assisting our servers by providing the highest quality service to guests while maintaining the highest standards of cleanliness and sanitation. Bus staff cleans and sets tables; replaces and replenishes unclean table linens, dishes, glassware and silverware; carries dirty dishes and serves water, coffee and tea to guests.

Dishwasher – The Fireside Kitchen is seeking part time dishwashers! Our dishwashers are responsible for maintaining cleanliness and sanitation standards for china, glassware, tableware, cooking utensils, etc., using machine and manual cleaning methods. They are also required to ensure the dishwashing area is maintained as a clean, safe and sanitary environment. If you’re a motivated individual, that works well with others, we’d like to meet you!


To hear more about any of these great opportunities and learn why so many others are choosing The Fireside as their employer of choice, apply in person today at our box office which is open daily for your convenience or email your cover letter and resume to hr@firesidetheatre.com.

Full Time Benefits:

  • Health, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • 401 (k) with company match
  • Paid Vacation
  • Free meals
  • Preview Night – employee and guest see the show for free
  • Awards and recognition program
  • Percent off on Gift Shop Merchandise

Part Time Benefits:

  • 401 (k) with company match
  • Free meals
  • Preview Night – employee and guest see the show for free
  • Awards and recognition program
  • Percent off on Gift Shop Merchandise


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