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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.

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.

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JOB LISTINGS

Japanese American National Museum
Los Angeles, California

An Affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution and AAM accredited, the Japanese American National Museum (JANM) creates groundbreaking historical and arts exhibitions, educational public programs, award-winning documentaries, and innovative curriculum that illuminate the stories and the rich cultural heritage of people of Japanese ancestry in the...

MOHAI
Seattle, WA, Washington

Museum Vision and Mission:

MOHAI is treasured locally and respected nationally as a vibrant resource where history inspires us to build a better future. To serve our region, we bridge the past, present, and future by collecting, preserving, and sharing stories through compelling, innovative exhibits and community...

MOHAI
Seattle, WA, Washington

Museum Vision and Mission:

MOHAI is treasured locally and respected nationally as a vibrant resource where history inspires us to build a better future. To serve our region, we bridge the past, present, and future by collecting, preserving, and sharing stories through compelling, innovative exhibits and community...

Silver City Museum
Silver City, New Mexico

The Silver City Museum (Silver City, New Mexico) seeks a Volunteers Manager.

Position Summary: The Volunteers Manager supervises two key aspects of the Museum’s operations. They are responsible for the recruitment, training, supervision, and recognition of volunteers for each department of the museum and...

Stark Museum of Art
Orange, Texas

The Stark Museum of Art in Orange, Texas, two hours east of Houston, is seeking a Director of Exhibitions and Collections. Family-founded and privately supported, the Stark Museum of Art is an integral part of a network of cultural amenities in Orange, Texas, overseen by the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation, and holds one of the...

MOHAI
Seattle, WA, Washington

Museum Vision and Mission:

MOHAI is treasured locally and respected nationally as a vibrant resource where history inspires us to build a better future. To serve our region, we bridge the past, present, and future by collecting, preserving, and sharing stories through compelling, innovative exhibits and community...

MOHAI
Seattle, WA, Washington

Museum Vision and Mission: MOHAI is treasured locally and respected nationally as a vibrant resource where history inspires us to build a better future. To serve our region, we bridge the past, present, and future by collecting, preserving, and sharing stories through compelling, innovative exhibits and community engagement. Position: Temporary...

MOHAI
Seattle, WA, Washington

Museum Vision and Mission: MOHAI is treasured locally and respected nationally as a vibrant resource where history inspires us to build a better future. To serve our region, we bridge the past, present, and future by collecting, preserving, and sharing stories through compelling, innovative exhibits and community engagement. Position: Temporary...

Clackamas County Historical Society
Oregon City, Oregon

Museum Educator      

The mission of the Clackamas County Historical Society is to enrich the lives of current and future generations through collecting, preserving, and interpreting the history and culture of Clackamas County.

An essential part of the museum team, the Museum Educator provides the highest...

Clackamas County Historical Society
Oregon City, Oregon

Museum Curator

The mission of the Clackamas County Historical Society is to enrich the lives of current and future generations through collecting, preserving, and interpreting the history and culture of Clackamas County.

The Museum Curator collaborates with community stakeholders, an exhibit team, the Museum...

Cascadia Art Museum
Edmonds, Washington

Museum Store Manager Founded in 2015, Cascadia Art Museum is an educational nonprofit organization that celebrates the rich tradition of Northwest visual arts and design from 1870-1970. The museum provides enriching experiences for the community and visitors alike through original exhibitions, public programs, publications, and educational...

University of Michigan Museum of Natural History
Ann Arbor, Michigan

 

 

Director
Ann Arbor, MI

 

The University of Michigan is one of the world's leading public research universities, and our community works at the forefront of research, teaching, and innovation. With deep roots that stretch back to the founding of the University and international visibility, the University of...

City of Ketchikan
Ketchikan, Alaska

We invite you to apply and live in Ketchikan, Alaska - The Salmon Capitol of the World!

The City of Ketchikan is seeking an forward-thinking and enthusiastic person to fill the poistion of Museum Director.  This postion plans, directs, manages, and oversees the activities and operations of the Museum Department including care...

California Science Center
Los Angeles, California

Job Info:

Curator, Technology and Special Exhibitions (Administrator, Science Programs)

California Science Center

Los Angeles, California

Salary Range: $8,923 – $10,134 ($107,076 – $121,610 annually)

Job Announcement:

The California Science Center seeks...

Japanese American National Museum
Los Angeles, California

The Getty MUI Media Arts intern will work in the Frank H. Watase Media Arts Center (MAC), which is dedicated to furthering JANM’s mission through unique documentaries, innovative exhibition components, and video life histories that preserve and share the Japanese American experience. The Intern will participate in the creation of media...

San Bernardino County Museum
Redlands, California

San Bernardino County Museum offers an exciting opportunity for a dynamic Museum Associate Curator of Anthropology* who, under the Supervision of the Museum Chief Deputy, will coordinate collections management activities of the Anthropology Department of San Bernardino County Museum in Redlands, CA. The Associate Curator will assist in the...

Japanese American National Museum
Los Angeles, California

The Getty MUI Exhibitions and Audience Engagement intern will work closely with the Vice President of Exhibitions and Art Director and focus on supporting the exhibition Cruising J-Town: Nikkei Car Culture and its accompanying audience engagement materials. Automobiles have played a vital role in the Japanese American community since the early...

San Bernardino County Museum
Redlands, California

San Bernardino County Museum is recruiting for a Museum Curator of Art & Exhibits*, who will develop, manage, and maintain the art collection and various exhibits. The Museum Curator of Art & Exhibits will lead and project manage the planning and designing of new temporary and semi-permanent exhibits across all museum disciplines,...

San Bernardino County Museum
Redlands, California

San Bernardino County Museum is currently recruiting for a creative and detail-oriented Museum Preparator to assist in operations and maintenance. Essential job duties include restoration and repair of exhibit components, and the design and fabrication of exhibits, lighting or text displays, as well as exhibit construction to specifications....

Barona Band of Mission Indians
Lakeside, California

 

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J. Paul Getty Trust
Los Angeles, California

Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion at Getty

Getty believes diversity, equity, accessibility and inclusion are essential to our excellence and to the execution of our mission. The Getty community values differences in the pursuit of inquiry and knowledge, mutual understanding, respect, trust, transparency, and cooperation. We...

MOHAI
Seattle, WA, Washington

Museum Vision and Mission:

MOHAI is treasured locally and respected nationally as a vibrant resource where history inspires us to build a better future. To serve our region, we bridge the past, present, and future by collecting, preserving, and sharing stories through compelling, innovative exhibits and community...

Japanese American National Museum
Los Angeles, California

The Getty MUI Collections and Curatorial intern will delve into the various processes inherent to collections and curatorial work at the Japanese American National Museum by cataloging, digitizing, rehousing and helping to curate hundreds of photographic negatives from the Toyo Miyatake Photographic Collection. All of this work will culminate...