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.
 
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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.

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JOB LISTINGS

High Desert Museum
Bend, Oregon

Title:                    Program and Grant Coordinator 
Division:                Programs
Classification:         Hourly, regular part-time nonexempt Typically 10-20 hours a week,               with up to 40 hours 2 times a year
Reports To:           Director of Programs
Supervises:            N/A
Salary...

Pittock Mansion Society
Portland, Oregon

Position: Full-Time Visitor Services Representative (VSR)

Reports to: Visitor Services Manager

Type: Full-time / non-exempt

Compensation: $15.70 / hour

Schedule: Five days per week, including at least one weekend day.  7 hour shift (...

The Whale Museum
Friday Harbor, Washington

Position: Sightings Network Coordinator & GIS Specialist

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

The Whale Museum is seeking a person to fulfill the role of Sightings Network Coordinator & GIS Specialist. This is a year-round, full-time salaried position with benefits.

Established...

Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History
Pacific Grove, California

Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History, Pacific Grove CA

Job title: Museum Administration Manager

Supervisor: Director of Development & Engagement

  Direct Reports: Guest Services Specialist, IT, Office & Security vendors

Peer...

Seattle Children's Museum
Seattle, Washington

The Museum Director will:

  • Provide leadership, vision, strategy and direction for the museum’s fundraising and development initiatives.
  • Provide leadership, vision, strategy and direction for the museum’s operations, marketing/communications, financial/HR management, education, programming and visitor...
High Desert Museum
Bend, Oregon

Title:                    Associate Curator of Education: Social Studies

Division:                Education

Classification:         Salaried, regular full-time exempt  

Reports To:           Curator of Education & Engagement

Supervises:            Teen Interns and Volunteers

Salary:                  $55,...

National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum
Leadville, Colorado

Type:                         Full-time annual exempt position with some benefits

Reports To:              Board of Directors

Supervises:             Exempt and non-exempt staff

Starting salary:       $80,000-$100,000 (dependent on experience)

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Museum Search & Reference
Londonderry, New Hampshire

The North Dakota Museum of Art (NDMOA) a widely recognized, influential art museum located on the University of North Dakota campus, seeks a director to succeed its founder. NDMOA serves as the state art museum. The director will play a central role securing the future of this vital cultural institution. They will provide intellectual and...

State Parks & Cultural Resources
Cheyenne, Wyoming

Listed on the National Register, the Wyoming Territorial Prison was a U.S. Penitentiary in 1872 and later Wyoming’s first State Penitentiary.

 

Located on 197 acres, the site offers restored historic buildings, museum exhibits, a picnic area, a nature trail, and a visitor center with a gift shop.

 

Come join our team...

Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center

Position Title:         Director of Curatorial Affairs

Reports To:  Artistic Director

Status: Exempt-Salaried

$90,000 to $100,000 /year. Salary commensurate with experience; excellent benefits package which includes...

Boise Art Museum
Boise, Idaho

Registrar

Boise Art Museum seeks a Registrar with a thorough understanding of collections principles and practices, collections management issues and trends, and the care and conservation of collections. The BAM Registrar maintains the Museum’s art collections and exhibitions including collections...

Nevada Museum of Art
Reno, Nevada

Part-Time/ 25+ hours per week. Thursdays-Sunday. 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...

Boise Art Museum
Boise, Idaho

Curator of Art

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

Nevada Museum of Art
Reno, Nevada

Part Time / 25+ hours per week, Tuesday through Saturday, occasional evenings, and varying schedules. The Museum is an EOE.

 

As an Education Associate and Visitor Services Officer (VSO) for the Nevada Museum of Art, this position will be an advocate for visitor’s educational experience within the Museum. This position will...

The Getty
Los Angeles, California

Duties of the Associate Conservator will include treatment, technical examination, and preventive care of the permanent collections with a strong emphasis on the collection of 20th-century European and American outdoor sculpture. The Associate Conservator will also participate in the Museum’s exhibition program and special projects. The...

Park City Museum and Historical Society
Park City, Utah

Overview

The Park City Museum is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving, protecting, and promoting Park City’s rich history, heritage, and culturally significant sites. The Retail Manager directly reports to the Executive Director, works under moderate supervision, and is responsible...

ACLA
Camarillo, California

High-end art handling company with Multiple openings for meticulous and professional art handlers. Positions will involve working full time at our Camarillo, CA location as well as on-site work with our trucking/installation crews. Ideal candidates will possess the following skills:

 

-All applicants must be able to work within a...

Skirball Cultural Center
Los Angeles, California

Assistant Manager, Retail Operations

 

The Skirball Cultural Center seeks an Assistant Manager of Retail Operations, who will lead our Sales and Service Team with the Store Manager for Audrey’s Museum Store. Together the management team will set the standard for excellence by creating a warm, engaging, and...

San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
San Jose, California

Organization

The San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles (Museum) is the first museum in the United States to focus exclusively on quilts and textiles as an art form and stands proudly in the worlds of both art and craft. The Museum’s mission is to share and celebrate the art...

Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History
Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History

Marketing & Events Coordinator

https://www.pgmuseum.org/employment

 

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WA State Historical Society
Tacoma, WA, Washington

What you will be doing:
You will get to lead and supervise the work of the education and public programs team at the WSHS, focusing on interpretive programs for members and the general public, educational aspects of museum exhibitions and programming, curriculum/education resource development, school programs, and educator programs/...