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WMA recognizes the effects COVID-19 has had on the current job market and on the museum industry. Although many institutions are not hiring during this unprecedented time, we at WMA are working to bring you any open job positions around the Western Region and beyond. Please check back here on a regular basis.

WMA is committed to furthering diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusion across the full spectrum of museum work and strongly encourages employers to consider equitable hiring practices prior to posting open positions on its job board - including salary transparency. Please download our Job Board Toolkit to use as a reference for this work.

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To post an employment opportunity on the WMA Job Board, please fill out the online form by clicking the “Submit a Job” button below. Payment must be completed before any listings will be posted. Each posting will remain on the Job Board page for one month with additional months purchased at the same rate.
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Non-members: $75.00 per posting with the completed Job Board Payment Form.
Internship opportunities: FREE of charge.

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Thanksgiving Point Institute
Lehi, Utah

Thanksgiving Point  is seeking an organized, creative-minded Grant Writer/Manager to join our Development team. Thanksgiving Point is a 501(c)3 multi-museum, farm, and garden complex that draws upon the natural world to cultivate transformative family learning. The successful candidate will be enthusiastic about this mission and especially the...

Stonerose Fossils
Republic, Washington

Executive Director Opening

The Friends of Stonerose Fossils is seeking an Executive Director for a small, but important scientific and educational non-profit located in beautiful Republic, Washington. The Director works as an employee of a 5-7 member Board and will be responsible for managing the overall operations of the Interpretive...

Oakland Museum of California
Oakland, California


The Facilities Manager provides organizational support in the area of facility repair, safety, cleanliness and maintenance. The position schedules, oversees, and ensures contract service providers are meeting the objectives outlined in the contracts; this includes managing the day-to-day relationship with...

Museums Alaska

Museums Alaska is currently recruiting a new Executive Director to lead Alaska's statewide museum association. This is a great position to connect and engage with museums and cultural centers across the state.

Please see this job description for more information:...

Nevada Museum of Art
Reno, Nevada


Full time/Exempt/40 hours a week, Monday through Friday incorporating occasional evenings and weekends as needed. The Museum is an EOE.

As the Museum School Director, this position is to envision, direct, and manage the E.L. Cord Museum School program. The Museum School Director...

California Science Center Foundation
Los Angeles, California

California Science Center Foundation seeks a seasoned finance professional to serve as its next Chief Financial Officer. A national and international leader in science education and informal learning, the California Science Center incorporates a dynamic museum with free general admission, a robust educational program with a professional...

Oakland Museum of California
Oakland, California

Oakland Museum of California

Req No 2020-1357
Category Marketing and Communications
Type Regular Full-Time
Closing Date
Targeted Job Start Date 12/15/2020



Frye Art Museum
Seattle, Washington

THE POSITION: Security Officer
DEPARTMENT: Security Services
REPORTS TO: Manager, Security Services
STATUS: Full-Time: 35 – 40 hours per week

RATE: $17/hour
BENEFITS: Full benefits including medical, dental, vacation accrual, 403b, and more


The J. Paul Getty Trust
Los Angeles, California

The Digital Media Producer will be a critical member of the Getty Museum’s Interpretive Content team, playing a key role in the redesign, rebuild, reorganization, and maintenance of our educational web content with the aim to better serve our audiences of teachers and learners.

Working with key stakeholders in the Education department,...

The J. Paul Getty Trust
Los Angeles, California

Job Summary

The Assistant Digital Media Producer will be a critical member of the Museum Public Affairs team responsible for the redesign, rebuild, reorganize, and maintenance of the Museum’s pages on the website, with the aim to better serve our audiences, meet our institutional goals, and build our content ecosystem.


Benton County Historical Society
Philomath, Oregon

Benton County Historical Society in Philomath Oregon, seeks a highly creative, innovative thinker as Executive Director to imagine, initiate and execute new ideas in the museum field, realizing these innovations through exhibitions and programming in the Historical Society’s two museums: the Corvallis Museum in Corvallis, Oregon, the recently-...

Hood River County Heritage Council
Hood River, Oregon

Museum Director, Hood River County History Museum

Job Title: Museum Director

Hours: full time 40 hours, willing to work a flexible schedule, occasional evenings

The Museum Director directs and supervises all aspects of a county owned history museum in...