House of Blues Operations Internship - Warner in Washington, District Of Columbia

Job Summary:

Operations Internship – Spring 2018

Warner Theatre, Washington D.C.

Who are we?

The historic Warner Theatre, located in the heart of Washington, D.C. has hosted many iconic entertainers since its inception. The Warner Theatre is known for its national and international artists and high caliber theatrical, dance, and television presentations.

Who are you?

Passionate and motivated. Driven, with an entrepreneurial spirit. Resourceful, innovative, forward thinking and committed. At Live Nation Entertainment, our people embrace these qualities, so if this sounds like you then please read on!

Operations Intern

The Warner Theatre in DC is looking for interns. We are looking for talented individuals who are driven, willing to work hard and complete tasks around the office and venue. This internship will allow students to gain experience in office and venue management and operations, event management, and corporate sales. Please see below for key responsibilities for this internship listed by department. This position is unpaid and requires 20-30 dedicated hours per week. These 20-30 hours can be completed Monday through Friday between 10 am-6 pm, with opportunities to work later/weekend hours during events. We are flexible and can work with your class schedule.


  • Must be pursuing a Bachelor’s degree at an accredited university

  • Must be eligible to receive course credit for an unpaid internship and show proof of said credit.Minimum 3.0 GPA

  • Must have ability to think quickly, creatively

  • Eager to learn and be proactive with new tasks

  • Must be able to handle a fast-paced environment with good humor and exceptional customer service

  • Must be punctual, organized and detail oriented

  • Strong project management skills

  • Excellent phone demeanor, written and oral communication skills

  • Internet savvy, proficient with using the net as a research tool

  • Reliable transportation

  • Computer knowledge (Word, Excel, Power Point) is a must!



  • Provide support to the General Manager and Administrative Assistant

  • Organize community-related efforts and outreach

  • Implement and ensure sustainability of assigned projects throughout the office

  • Data entry and database maintenance

  • Work with marketing to maintain the look & feel of the venue

  • Help with unique and special venue projects as assigned


  • Provide support to the operations manager by assisting with show coverage for select performances

  • Assist with daily venue operations, including basic housekeeping, repair and maintenance projects, vendor management

  • Assist operations and event management staff

  • Roam venue during an event to watch all operations in action

  • *Please note that all interns will be asked to assist with other departments as necessary throughout internship.


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About Us

Named us as one of the Top 40 North American companies in attracting and keeping top talent by LinkedIn, Live Nation is the global leader in live entertainment and ticketing, and we offer a world of opportunity. Our Ticketmaster team doesn't just embrace new technology, we develop ground-breaking software and applications to support our world-leading ticketing platform. Our mix of legendary and brand new venues and restaurants, including the House of Blues, offer an array of hospitality careers. And our unparalleled roster of artists are supported by diverse professionals in all facets of finance, marketing and other corporate operations.

Generous vacation, healthcare and retirement benefits are just the foundation of supporting our full-time, global workforce of more than 10,000. We offer continuing professional development in addition to tuition reimbursement. We also provide paid time off to bond with a new child (plus a bonus to help with expenses); paid time off to care for a sick child and to volunteer for causes that are important to you. Plus, working for the world's largest live event and ticketing company means you'll have access to concerts, festivals, sports games and other events through our exclusive employee ticket concierge.

There is no bigger stage for your career. See what your future looks like at Live Nation Entertainment.