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JOB LISTINGS

Oakland Museum of California
Oakland, California

Oakland Museum of California

Req No 2022-1411
Category Preparation
Type Regular Full-Time
Closing Date
Schedule
Targeted Job Start Date

Overview

The Technical Specialist of Media Installation works independently and as part of a team to install, troubleshoot, maintain, and de-install media-...

Gresham Historical Society
Gresham, Oregon

The Gresham Historical Society (GHS) is looking for an engaging, dynamic individual to become our first-ever Public Historian.  This person will manage the Gresham Public History Project (GPHP), a grant project to re-establish the GHS oral history program, by developing procedures and setting up, conducting, transcribing, and auditing oral...

Frye Art Museum
Seattle, Washington

THE ORGANIZATION: The Frye Art Museum is a living legacy of visionary patronage and civic responsibility, committed to artistic inquiry and a rich visitor experience. A catalyst for our engagement with contemporary art and artists is the Founding Collection of Charles and Emma Frye, access to which shall always be free. 

THE POSITION: On...

University of California Office of the President
Oakland, California

UC SYSTEMWIDE REPATRIATION COORDINATOR

 

Location: Oakland
Job ID: 36368
Job Posting

For UCOP internal applicants, please login to the internal candidate gateway at: Jobs at UCOP

UC...

Museum of Natural and Cultural History
Eugene, Oregon

The University of Oregon Museum of Natural and Cultural History (MNCH) is hiring cultural resource specialists in Eugene, Oregon!

The University of Oregon's Museum of Natural and Cultural History protects significant collections, enhances knowledge, and encourages stewardship of human and natural history through research...

Denver Art Museum
Londonderry, New Hampshire

The Denver Art Museum (DAM), with 500,000+ visitors annually, seeks a curatorial leader to serve as Avenir Foundation Curator and inaugural Director of the Institute of Textile Art and Fashion. The Director-Curator will be expected to bring to fruition dynamic exhibitions and programs that engage broad audiences; build/support scholarship and...

San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
San Jose, California

San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles is seeking a part-time Marketing & Public Relations Manager with solid marketing skills.

San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles (SJMQT) is a forward-looking and innovative museum located in downtown San Jose, at the heart of Silicon Valley. The mission of SJMQT is to share and celebrate the...

Sedona Heritage Museum
Sedona, Arizona

Description:

The Sedona Heritage Museum (SHM) is located in a small town (greater Sedona area population <20,000) that is known as one of the most recognized visitor destinations in the U.S. and the 2nd busiest visitor destination in Arizona, after the Grand Canyon. The museum is located in a 4.5 acre city park and...

California Science Center Foundation
Los Angeles, California

Senior Writer Position Overview

The Senior Writer is part of a team responsible for maintaining a comprehensive grant development effort in support of the California Science Center Foundation’s educational programs, exhibits and special projects, as well as the annual fundraising programs. In addition, the Senior Writer...

The Getty
Los Angeles, California

Overview

 

Note:

When applying, you will be prompted to upload your resume. Please upload your cover letter, resume, and samples from your portfolio as a single PDF.

Responsibilities

 

  • Plans, develops, and executes design schemes and solutions for...
NEDCC | Northeast Document Conservation Center
Andover, Massachusetts

Position Summary
The Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC) (nedcc.org) is seeking an Outreach and Travel Coordinator to support “Ready—or Not,” a minimum three-year project funded by the State of...

Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission
Olympia, Washington

Washington State Parks is governed by a board of seven volunteer citizens appointed by the Governor. Commission members serve staggered six-year terms, setting public policy and guiding the agency. The Washington state park system includes more than 100 developed parks, recreation programs, trails, boating safety and winter...

NEDCC | Northeast Document Conservation Center
Andover, Massachusetts

Position Summary
The Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC) (nedcc.org) is seeking a California-based Emergency Preparedness Consultant to lead “Ready—or Not,” a minimum three-year...

NEDCC | Northeast Document Conservation Center
Andover, Massachusetts

Position Summary
The Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC) (nedcc.org) is seeking up to five California-based Emergency Preparedness Consultants for “Ready—or Not,” a minimum three-...

The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands
Rancho Mirage, California

POSITION DESCRIPTION

The Collections Manager is a full-time non-exempt employee of The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands. This position reports to the Director of Collections and Exhibitions.

The Collections Manager plays an important role in establishing and achieving protocols to improve the care and...

Latah County Historical Society

Latah County Historical Society (LCHS), Moscow, Idaho, is seeking qualified applicants to fill its position of Museum Curator. The Museum Curator is jointly employed by LCHS (a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization) and Latah County. A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required; an advanced degree, work experience in museums, and a background...

Manetti Shrem Museum
Davis, California

Collections Manager & Registrar
Job ID #36725
Application closes June 27, 2022

The Manetti Shrem Museum is seeking a Collections Manager & Registrar who will perform full registration duties for all collections-based exhibitions and loan-based exhibitions, including coordinating transport and the complex...

Arts Consulting Group
Sausalito, California

Organization

Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) is a children’s museum dedicated to creating playful learning experiences that inspire a lifelong passion for discovery in every child. It is the only children’s museum located within a national park, situated on 2.5-acres in...

Whatcom Museum Foundation
Bellingham, Washington

The Whatcom Museum is currently accepting applications for Full-Time Development Manager of the Whatcom Museum Foundation.

Reporting to the Whatcom Museum Chief Financial Officer and working closely with the Executive Director, the Development Manager’s primary focus is administrating and managing all aspects of the Museum’s development...

Boise Art Museum
Boise, Idaho

Boise Art Museum seeks a Curator of Art to serve as a thought partner and change agent through envisioning, scheduling, organizing, designing, and managing the Museum's art exhibitions in fulfillment of the Museum's mission.  The Curator of Art enhances the educational role of the institution through the presentation and interpretation of...

Thanksgiving Point
Lehi, Utah

Pay Rate - $36,000.00 - $45,000.00 DOE

Full-Time - Medical, Dental, Life, LTD, PTO, 9 company Holiday's, 401K after 1 year of work.

As a Livestock Manager, this position manages our working farm that is visited by millions of guests annually.  We believe in the universal importance and impact of the future of farming, and act on...

AMOCA
Pomona, California

Director of Advancement

Reports to the Executive Director

Full Time, Exempt

 

Position Description

The American Museum of Ceramic Arts (AMOCA) seeks a full-time Director of Advancement (DA) who will play a leadership role in individual giving, major gifts, and special initiatives. The DA is an active member of...

Oakland Museum of California
Oakland, California

Oakland Museum of California

Req No 2022-1410
Category Development
Type Regular Full-Time
Closing Date
Schedule
Targeted Job Start Date

Overview

The Individual Giving Coordinator reports to the Associate Director of Individual Giving and primarily supports OMCA's Individual Giving program...

Museum of Us
san diego, California

The Museum of Us is located on the ancestral homeland of the Kumeyaay Nation in the heart of Balboa Park. The Museum is a cultural anthropology museum with an international footprint. The Museum explores the human experience from multicultural and intersectional perspectives to spark dialogue, self-reflection, and human connections.

...

The Getty
Los Angeles, California

Overview
 

Our Mission

 

The J. Paul Getty Museum seeks to inspire curiosity about, and enjoyment and understanding of, the visual arts by collecting, conserving, exhibiting and interpreting works of art of outstanding quality and historical importance and is one of four programs of the J. Paul Getty Trust. The Museum...

Sonoma Valley Museum of Art
Sonoma, California

Museum Store and Visitor Services Manager

Reports to Executive Director
Hourly, 32 hours per week, Non-exempt

About Sonoma Valley Museum of Art:

Sonoma Valley Museum of Art (SVMA) is the largest visual arts organization in the San Francisco North Bay region. With a budget of $1.4...

Museum of Us
San Diego, California

Located on the unceded ancestral homeland of the Kumeyaay Nation in the heart of Balboa Park, the Museum of Us (Museum) is a cultural anthropology museum with an international footprint. The Museum explores the human experience from multicultural and intersectional perspectives to spark dialogue, self-reflection, and human connections.

...

The Getty
Los Angeles, California

Overview
 

Our Mission

 

The J. Paul Getty Museum seeks to inspire curiosity about, and enjoyment and understanding of, the visual arts by collecting, conserving, exhibiting and interpreting works of art of outstanding quality and historical importance and is one of four programs of the J. Paul Getty Trust. The Museum...

Latah County Historical Society

Latah County Historical Society (LCHS), Moscow, Idaho, is seeking qualified applicants to fill its position of Museum Curator. The Museum Curator is jointly employed by LCHS (a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization) and Latah County. A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required; an advanced degree, work experience in museums, and a background...

UTAH MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah

Please do not contact the Museum directly, applications must be submitted through the University of Utah job portal: https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/133698

 

ABOUT THE UMFA

The UMFA’s mission is to inspire critical dialogue and...

Oakland Museum of California
Oakland, California

Overview
 
The Senior Director of Exhibitions and Collections is responsible for the overarching vision and strategy that bring together exhibitions, collection gallery installations, and collection initiatives that support OMCA's brand as a museum, garden and gathering place and that advance its social impact of...

Juneau-Douglas City Museum
Juneau, Alaska

CURATOR OF COLLECTIONS & EXHIBITS PERMANENT FULL-TIME POSITION $58,012 - $61,951 Annually (DOQ) 37.5 Hours per week

WHAT THE CBJ CAN OFFER YOU: In this position you will receive a competitive salary package that includes the opportunity for regular pay increases, 12 paid holidays a year, an excellent...

Anchorage Museum
Anchorage, Alaska

The Anchorage Museum sits on the traditional homeland of the Eklutna Dena'ina. The Museum is committed to recognizing and honoring the land, culture, and language of the Dena'ina people. We recognize and respect the continuing connection, by Alaska Native people and all Indigenous people, to the land, waters, and communities.

Our mission...

Nevada Museum of Art
Reno, Nevada

Part-Time/ 25+ hours per week. Thursday-Sundays. The Museum is an EOE.

As a Visitor Services Officer (VSO) for the Nevada Museum of Art, this position will provide a welcoming and friendly experience to all guests and will ensure that the Museum’s policy and procedures are practiced. This position reports to the Visitor Services Manager...

Nevada Museum of Art
Reno, Nevada

Part Time/Hours vary, not to exceed 30 per week. Work schedule may include Monday through Friday, occasional evenings and weekends as needed. The Museum is an EOE.

As the Framer for the Nevada Museum of Art, this position will provide organization, custom framing, mountmaking, and curatorial support for the Museum’s curatorial department...

Buffalo Bill Center of the West
Cody, Wyoming

PLEASE SEND CV AND COVER LETTER TO Terryh@centerof thewest.org 

 

Summary:

Leads the Registration department at the Center, which ensures the efficient and professional execution of the duties and functions of the Registration Department.

...

Oakland Museum of California
Oakland, California

Oakland Museum of California

Req No 2022-1408
Category Finance
Type Regular Full-Time
Closing Date
Schedule
Targeted Job Start Date

Overview

The Accountant will work onsite to...