We Are Hiring!
We’re looking for part-time employees to join our team in the role of “Operator.” We offer a starting wage of $15/hr, to rise to $17/hr upon the successful completion of a 3-month trainee period. Specifically, we are looking to find someone with a flexible schedule who is willing to work 6-10 hours per week on nights/weekends. With time, more shifts may become available.
What does an Operator do?
Glad you asked! The majority of the Operator’s job is to run Escape Room games. That includes:
Greeting players as they arrive, signing them in, explaining the rules and ethos of the game, etc.
Using our 8-monitor, 10-microphone, 10-camera setup to watch up to three teams play at once, while providing hints as needed through a Microsoft PowerPoint slide show
Leading teams out of their scenarios, debriefing them, and showing them out
“Resetting” everything in our four scenarios to its original position; repairing or replacing puzzles/decor as needed
A portion of the job may also be administrative:
Responding to e-mails, phone calls, etc.
Scheduling full venue bookings and dealing with other special
circumstances as they arise
Following up with recent players via e-mails, team photos, etc.
Managing the Escape Rhode Island social media presence
Maintaining a clean space, well-stocked bathroom, etc.
Bookkeeping and filing
Anything else that needs to be done! (We’re a very small
business, so everyone has to be ready to pitch in on whatever needs doing.)
Also, my goal will be to help you grow in your career. Whatever that means for you, I will try and give you access and responsibility in the area(s) you’re interested in, to the extent feasible.
Who should apply?
If you’ve read this far and are still interested... probably you! Here are our basic requirements for applicants:
Personable / likes people
Tech savvy (social media, basic computing, willing to learn new
Hands-on: not afraid to work with basic tools
Flexible: able to think on your feet and do what it takes to solve
any problems that might arise
Organized and analytical: able to keep track of numbers,
documents, spreadsheets, workflow, etc
Likes puzzles and games; likes or interested in real-life room
How do I apply?
Please click here to apply.
Thanks so much for reading! We’re super excited to be expanding our team and we can’t wait to meet you!