Universal Studios in L.A. is looking to hire people with a performance background. The company is looking for Universal Studios Tour Guides and will be holding open auditions next week for those interested in working for NBC Universal.
The job comes with some great perks for actors including flexible schedules, free acting classes, free acting workshops with industry pros, annual acting showcases and free screenings of Universal movies.
Those interested can attend the open call being held next week at Universal Studios in Studio City.
WORLD-FAMOUS UNIVERSAL STUDIO GUIDES
You now have the opportunity to join NBCUniversal, one of the world’s largest media companies, as part of our premier guide staff at Universal Studios! As the star of our Studio Tour, you’ll lead behind-the-scenes tours of our nearly 400-acre complex. The Studio Guide position, when used as a stepping stone for career advancement, gives you a chance to reach for the stars. With your commitment to the Entertainment Industry, you could become one of Hollywood’s next big names. Many of today’s Industry leaders began their careers as Universal Studio Guides.
Members of our team are entitled to many exclusive benefits, including:
FLEXIBLE Work Schedules
FREE Seminars and Workshops with Leading Industry Professionals
FREE Professional Acting Classes
FREE Industry-Renowned Annual Actors Showcase (currently in its 29th year)
The Studio Guide JOB PLACEMENT PROGRAM
The OPPORTUNITY to Network with Colleagues who are tomorrow’s Industry Leaders, and Alumni who already are
The OPPORTUNITY to excel in other High Profile Positions in the Company, e.g. Media Escort, VIP Guide, Special Events, etc.
FREE Private Screenings of Universal Films
DISCOUNTS on merchandise, food, travel, electronics, media, and much more
Please note: We are extremely selective in the casting of our Studio Guides. In order to be considered, you must have ALL of the following qualifications:
- A Performance and/or Public Speaking Background
- Poise/Stage Presence
- Enthusiastic, Friendly, Outgoing Personality
- Mature Attitude/Self Confidence
- Television/Film Knowledge
- Excellent Speaking Voice
- Exceptionally Well-Groomed Appearance
- Charismatic Live Television Camera Presence
- At least 18 years old
If you would like a shot at becoming a member of our celebrated team, please bring your performance and/or business resume to our:
Monday, March 3rd
2:00PM — 4:00PM
Open Call will be held at the Beverly Garland Holiday Inn, 4222 Vineland Ave, North Hollywood, CA 91602
To be considered for employment, you must be available for a series of auditions on March 5th, final interview sessions the week of March 10th, and full-time starting March 24th for three weeks of fun, intensive training. After that, you must be available at least three days a week, including one weekend day. Please note that your availability to work will guarantee the maximum number of shifts. All Studio Guide positions are cast initially on a seasonal basis. Year-round positions are based on seniority.