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.

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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

Full Time Current Openings:

Baker –  Our bakery team is responsible for creating large volume, delicious, high-quality products with smooth day to day operations. Training hours for this full time position will be from 2 a.m. to 10 a.m., Wednesday through Sunday for an estimated four weeks. After mastering the art of baking our delicious fresh bread, a transition into a first shift position will be considered. Responsibilities include; Produce high quality pastry and dessert products in substantial volumes. Create/prepare/bake breads, rolls, breakfast pastries and desserts according to standard recipes for restaurant, ensure quality and customer satisfaction all while promoting an atmosphere that encourages teamwork and problem solving. Requirements: A minimum of two years bakery experience with breads, pastries and desserts preferred, but not required. The ability to follow instructions and established procedures. Good interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively with other associates and management. High energy, positive attitude, willingness to learn and grow. We’re seeking a candidate that will show initiative, creativity, and teamwork. Whether you’re looking to start a career in baking , bring a passion to life, or expand your skill set, we’d love to welcome you to our team!

Part Time Current Openings:

Bakery Sales Associate – The Bakery Sales Associate is responsible for assisting guests make purchases from the bakery counter during hours of operation. In addition to being the face of the bakery counter, the Bakery Sales Associate assists with stocking, organizing and re-stocking of breads, cupcakes, muffins and other bakery items in the display case. This position is part time with hours available on Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. (8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.) If you have a friendly and outgoing personality, apply today!

Bus Staff – Members of our Bus Staff are responsible for assisting the servers in providing the best quality service possible to all guests, while maintaining the highest standards of cleanliness and sanitation. The Bus Staff associate ensures that all tables are kept clean and presentable with clean china, glassware, silverware and linen. Bus Staff also serves and replenishes water, coffee and tea to our guests. If you are looking for your first job experience and enjoy working with a fun and dedicated staff, we’d love to meet you!

Gift Shop Associate – The Fireside Gift Shop is seeking friendly, outgoing and personable candidates!  As a Gift Shop Associate, you will be responsible for assisting our guests hand pick a special gift,  answer any questions they may have and conclude your interaction by ringing up their purchases at the cash register. This is a fast paced position, as our gift shops receive an abundance of customers in the shops all at once. You will be on your feet for the majority of your shift and requires you to have the ability to lift a minimum of 20 pounds. Associates are also responsible for restocking merchandise by the end of their shifts. Part time hours are available on Thursday and Friday evenings 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., with additional required shifts on Saturday and/or Sunday. If you have a sparkling personality, a great smile and love customer service, we’d like to meet you!

Guest Service – Our Guest Service staff members are responsible for assisting the servers in providing the highest quality of service possible to guests, while maintaining the highest standards of cleanliness and sanitation throughout the hours of operation. They host and greet tour bus guests and all other guests upon arrival at The Fireside, seat customers in the dining room and as well as in their assigned seats in the theatre. Guest Service checks in on the guest’s experience and serves water, coffee, tea and delivers the bread service. This position has hours available Thursday and Friday evenings (4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.) and weekends. If you’re energetic and love engaging with customers, apply today!

Server – Our Servers are responsible for creating memorable experiences for our guests by providing kind, courteous and gracious service.  They help participate in prep duties at the beginning of the shift.  They also clean up at the end of each shift as well setting up for the next shift.  They are responsible for keeping the customers satisfied by providing drinks, clean place settings, timely coursing and anticipating the needs of our guests, all while being positive, friendly and providing more than you expect service!  This position has hours available Friday and Saturday evenings (4pm-8pm) and Sunday (9am-2pm).  Weekday hours may be available on Wednesday and Thursday (9am-2pm).


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

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