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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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Internship opportunities: FREE of charge.

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JOB LISTINGS

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.

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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...

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...

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...

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.

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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 provide financial management services that include the day-to-day management of vendors, contracts, credit cards, and...

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
First select a country, Wyoming

For consideration, please email your CV and Cover Letter to Terry Harley at terryh@centerofthewest.org

The Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is a senior-level position responsible for directing the organization’s entire range of financial activities, including treasury, budgeting, accounting,...

University of San Diego
San Diego, California

Director of University Galleries

Posting #:
4151

Department Description:
USD’s campus is enhanced by the presence of four distinctive fine art display spaces. Their activities—exhibitions, collections, events, and internships—can be explored here. Providing our community with direct access to the finest things that...

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...

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:...

Sharlot Hall Museum
Prescott, Arizona

The Prescott Historical Society is looking for an experienced financial manager to join its team at the Sharlot Hall Museum in downtown Prescott. The Finance Manager, reporting directly to the Executive Director, is responsible for all aspects of the organizations’ financial operations, including accounting and budget, audit preparation, human...

Manetti Shrem Museum
Davis, California

Museum Administrative Assistant
Job ID #34347
Application closes May 19, 2022

The Manetti Shrem Museum is seeking an Administrative Assistant with initiative and problem-solving abilities to support museum programmatic functions, fundraising and outreach activities. The...

Burke Museum

Director of Communications:

In October 2019, the Burke opened a new building turning the work of a museum “inside-out” with visible labs, workrooms, collections storage, and an artist studio.  Removing these barriers enables us to make the collections and work that happens here daily accessible to everyone. Every visit...

Whatcom Museum Foundation
Bellingham, Washington

Full-Time Development Manager (40 hours per week)

The Whatcom Museum, located in beautiful downtown Bellingham, is currently accepting applications for Full-Time Development Manager of the Whatcom Museum Foundation.  We are a multi-discipline, accredited Museum, with a focus on Art, Natural History, and Pacific Northwest History. 

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Churchill County
Fallon, Nevada

Salary: $83,500 Annually

Are you a history or historical museum professional who is looking to take on new challenges? Does the idea of overseeing a museum and helping the community remember its past as it progresses into the future appeal to you?  Are you excited about bringing history to life for visitors and patrons...

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...

California Science Center Foundation
Los Angeles, California

Director of Development Position Overview

The Director of Development will manage the creation and implementation of our strategic development plan and lead the department to sustain and grow annual fundraising programs. The combined revenue goal for these programs ranges from $3 million to $4 million annually, plus additional...

California Science Center Foundation
Los Angeles, California

Position Overview

The Campaign Director is responsible for leading all aspects of the California Science Center Foundation's $350 million EndeavourLA Campaign in support of the Samuel Oschin Air and Space Center major expansion project and ongoing programs and operations. Currently, the progress to goal stands at $280...

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...

Anchorage Museum
Anchorage, Alaska

Under the general direction of the Planetarium Director & Science Education Manager, this position is responsible for the development and delivery of education programming that crosses discipline boundaries and uses the talents and knowledge of staff and the material and intangible resources of the Anchorage Museum to provide innovative...

Tillamook County Pioneer Museum

Tillamook County Pioneer Museum

Position Description

The Executive Director provides the daily personal leadership for all aspects of the Museum and is responsible for the daily management, administration, and planning of the Museum. The Executive Director delegates and oversees the...

Tillamook County Pioneer Museum

Full Job Description

Job Title:

Exhibits & Program Developer

Salary:

$36,000-$40,000/year

FLSA Status:

Full-time, Exempt

Summary

The Exhibits/Program Developer, under the direction of the Executive Director, is responsible for the...

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...