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JOB LISTINGS

Whatcom Museum
Bellingham, Washington

The Controller’s primary focus is fulfilling the fiduciary responsibility for all financial aspects of the Museum Foundation – and as such, will work closely with the Boards of Trustees of the Whatcom Museum Foundation, the Executive Director, and senior...

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...

Pittock Mansion Society
Portland, Oregon

Title: Executive Assistant to the CEO and Project Specialist
Reports to: Chief Executive Officer
Location: Portland, OR
Type: Full-time/Exempt
Salary: $48,000–$50,000 per year (Based on experience)
Benefits:...

The Getty

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...

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...

Utah Division of State History

 

To apply, please submit an application package to the State of Utah here. 

 

The Department of Cultural & Community Engagement and the Utah Division of...

Cascadia Art Museum
Edmonds, Washington

Job Description: Marketing & Fundraising Manager

Founded in 2015, Cascadia Art Museum is an educational nonprofit organization that celebrates the rich tradition of Northwest visual arts and design from 1860-1970. The museum provides enriching experiences for the community and visitors alike through original...

Cascadia Art Museum
Edmonds, Washington

Job Description: Museum Store Associate – Part Time

Founded in 2015, Cascadia Art Museum is an educational nonprofit organization that celebrates the rich tradition of Northwest visual arts and design from 1860-1970. The museum provides enriching experiences for visitors through original exhibitions, educational programs...

Idaho State Historical Society
Description
The Curator of Collections & Exhibitions provides leadership and direction to Idaho State Museum interpretive planning, collections management and conservation, and exhibitions development. As a member of the Museum Program Manager Team, the Curator of Collections & Exhibitions will work in partnership with...
Museum Search & Reference
Londonderry, New Hampshire

The Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI) is seeking an experienced individual to serve as Chief of Exhibits and Interpretive Services (CEIS) to lead the museum in the development of its exhibits and programs and drive momentum for the museum’s future growth. The CEIS will have the exciting opportunity to refresh and reimagine MOHAI’s award-...

Buffalo Bill Center of the West
Cody, Wyoming

Summary:

Responsible for the planning, production, and maintenance of museum exhibits. Assists with the care, storage, and stewardship of museum collections. Provides critical creative and technical direction for temporary and permanent exhibits.

 

 

Job Duties:

· In...

Pittock Mansion Society
Portland, Oregon

POSITION: Senior Manager - Marketing, Communications, and Events

REPORTS TO:  Chief Executive Officer

SUPERVISES: Manager of Creative Services

Location: Portland, OR

Type:  Full-time/Exempt
 

Salary: 55,000-60,000 DOE...

Musical Instrument Museum
Phoenix, Arizona

Our Mission: The Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) enriches our world by collecting, preserving, and making accessible an astonishing variety of musical instruments and performance videos from every country in the world. MIM offers guests a welcoming and fun experience, incomparable interactive technology, dynamic programming,...

The Whale Museum
Friday Harbor, Washington

Position: Museum Manager (Exhibit Hall & Facility)

Location: Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington, USA

The Whale Museum is seeking a person to fulfill the role of Museum Manager (Exhibit Hall and Facility), member of the Visitors’ Experience Team.  Year-round FT employment.   

...

Oakland Museum of California
Oakland, California

Oakland Museum of California

Req No 2022-1417
Category Experience Development
Type Temporary Full-Time
Closing Date
Schedule
Targeted Job Start Date

Overview

The Developer of Learning, Experience and Programming is responsible for coordination and implementation of large-scale cultural...

The Whale Museum
Friday Harbor, Washington

Position: Gift Shop Manager (Gift Shop, physical and online)

Location: Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington, USA

The Whale Museum is seeking a person to fulfill the role of Gift Shop Manager, member of the Visitors’ Experience Team.  Year-round FT employment (includes benefits).

...

Arizona Capitol Museum
Phoenix, Arizona

Guide tours of the Museum and current legislative chambers to groups of 10 or more. Participate in live Q&A sessions with virtual field trip students. Monitor information desk, exhibits, and museum rotunda greeting visitors and answering questions. Staff the Gift Shop, ringing up customers and stocking merchandise. Set up chairs, tables,...

Springfield History Museum
Springfield, Oregon

Museum Collection Technician
Job Number: 2022-63
Classification: Management Support Technician
Closes:  Sunday, September 25, 2022 at 11:59 p.m.
Springfield Public Library: Museum
Non-represented, Non-exempt
...

Arizona Capitol Museum
Phoenix, Arizona

This full-time position is responsible for all museum branding and graphic design. Works closely with the museum staff to develop and produce graphics for museum exhibits, ranging from wall-wrap murals to text panels, object labels, and digital displays. Works closely with IT staff to maintain and update museum website. Manages social media and...

Arizona Capitol Museum
Phoenix, Arizona

This full-time position oversees the Museum’s education program. Responds to all tour inquiries, manages tour schedule, and recruits and trains tour guides. Provides excellent and accurate customer service to internal and external customers. Works with staff to develop exhibits and education materials with attention to K-12 social studies...

Portland Art Museum
Portland, Oregon

The Portland Art Museum (referred to as Museum) and the Center for an Untold Tomorrow (referred to as PAM CUT) invites applications for the position of Collections Database Specialist. The Collections Database Specialist is responsible for ensuring the safety, preservation, and maintenance of the Museum’s art collection management databases (...

Sandia National Laboratories
Albuquerque, New Mexico

 

WHAT YOUR JOB WILL BE LIKE:

Do you enjoy teaching people of all ages about science and explaining nuclear energy and history in a balanced way? Do you like directing a team of museum professionals with a wide variety of skills, leading them to explore innovative ways to teach scientific and historical concepts to visitors from...

Florence Griswold Museum
Old Lyme, Connecticut

The Florence Griswold Museum seeks experienced Executive Director to lead a new phase of expansion. Set on a 12-acre riverfront, its 5-buildings include museum art galleries and the home of Florence Griswold, whose boarding house hosted the Lyme Art Colony. Successful candidate will be knowledgeable about American art and an authentic partner...

University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, California

Repatriation Coordinator (0566U), Government & Community Affairs 36460

About Berkeley

At the University of California, Berkeley, we are committed to creating a community that fosters equity of experience and opportunity, and ensures that students, faculty, and staff of all backgrounds feel safe, welcome and included. Our...

California Academy of Sciences
San Francisco, California

POSITION SUMMARY:   
Reporting to the Director of Information Technology, the Business Applications Manager, designs, implements, upgrades, and sustains enterprise-level business applications by offering guidance through the use of established problem solving and analytical skills.  In addition, the position supervises a team of employees...

Thanksgiving Point Institute
Lehi, Utah