Job Board

Looking for employment opportunities? You have come to the right place!

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.

Posting an Opportunity
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.
Posting Rates
WMA Institutional and Corporate Members: FREE of charge
Non-members: $75.00 per posting with the completed Job Board Payment Form.
Internship opportunities: FREE of charge.

If you are not a member, we invite you to visit our membership page and join today.

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Museum of History & Industry
Seattle, Washington

Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI)

Title:                  Chief Financial Officer / Chief Operating Officer (CFO/COO)

Reports to:        Executive Director

Location:           MOHAI, Resource Center at Georgetown & Lake Union Park’s historic Armory building...

Los Angeles, California

High-end art handling company seeking lead handler with experience leading crews and with project organization/management. Positions will involve working full time at our Los Angeles locations as well as on-site work with our trucking/installation crews. Ideal candidates will possess the following skills:


-10+ years experience...

High Desert Museum
Bend, Oregon

Title: Associate Curator of Education: Indigenous Studies

Division: Education

Classification: Full-time Exempt

Reports To: Curator of Education

Supervises: Teen Volunteers and Interns

Starting Salary: $45,000 annually


High Desert Museum – Organization Description

Leach Botanical Garden
Portland, Oregon

Nestled among majestic western redcedars and Douglas firs along picturesque Johnson Creek, Leach Botanical Garden is a 16+ acre not- for- profit botanic and cultural garden that opened to the public in 1981. Home to northwest native plants and other special collections from temperate areas across the globe, Leach Garden connects people,...

Sonoma Valley Museum of Art
Sonoma, California

Development and Marketing Coordinator 

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 million, SVMA has approximately 800 members, a professional staff of 8, store staff of 4...

Museum Search & Reference
Londonderry, New Hampshire

The Erie Art Museum seeks a multi-talented museum professional as its next Executive Director to build on this regional museum’s profile at the center of a multimillion-dollar downtown reinvestment initiative.

Must be a visible and strategic leader able to shepherd Board, staff, and stakeholders through a multi-year capacity-building...

U.S.Art Company
Compton, California

Crating Manager

U.S.Art Company seeks a qualified candidate for a Crating Manager position for our Compton, CA facilities. The ideal candidate must have wood working and computer skills. This position requires an understanding of the safe handling of fine art, proper packing methods, and an attention to detail. The successful candidate...

Japanese American National Museum
Los Angeles, California


Chief Financial Officer (CFO)


An affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution and AAM accredited, the Japanese American National Museum (JANM) is recognized as one of the nation’s premier cultural museums. JANM is based in historic Little Tokyo...

Pittock Mansion Society
Portland, Oregon

POSITION: Development Coordinator

REPORTS TO: Development Director

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Full Time (32 hours per week), non-exempt

COMPENSATION: $18 - $20 per hour DOE


Pittock Mansion is a house of beauty...

Utah Division of Arts and Museums
Salt Lake City, Utah

Measurement of Museum Social Impact (MOMSI) 

Project Manager

The Utah Division of Arts & Museums’ Office of Museum Services (OMS) seeks an enthusiastic individual to join their team to serve as Project Manager for the Measurement of Museum Social Impact (MOMSI) Research Project. The Project Manager will provide project...

Museum Search & Reference

Royal Ontario Museum (ROM), Canada’s largest museum ($65M annual budget), seeks an energetic, innovative Curator of Japanese Art & Culture to build, manage, and interpret its collection of Japanese Art & Culture and to lead interpretation and presentation of the collection for general and academic audiences. Must enjoy working with...