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Looking for employment opportunities? You have come to the right place! See what positions are open around the Western Region and beyond.

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To post an employment opportunity on the WMA Job Board, please fill out the online form and submit payment via PayPal. Payment must be completed and submitted to the WMA before any listings will be posted. Each posting will remain on the Job Board page for one month; additional months may be purchased at the same rate. Internship opportunities may be posted free of charge. Each job posting should not exceed 200 words. The following rates apply to all listings.

Posting Rates:
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Non-members: $75.00 per posting

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Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Santa Cruz, CA

The Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History (SCMNH) seeks an experienced and creative leader to be our Executive Director. The SCMNH is a regional natural history museum serving the central coast area of California. With a rich collection and long history of inspiring people to connect with nature, the SCMNH is celebrating its 110-Year Anniversary...

Oakland Museum of California
Oakland, CA

The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) is currently seeking an experienced Paintings Conservator, 4 or 5 days/week (benefits included), in the Collections and Information Access Center.

OMCA has a large collection of paintings spanning from pre-Gold Rush California to the present. The collection includes more than 5000 works...

Arizona Capitol Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Assistant Director, Arizona Capitol Museum - Phoenix
website to apply:

Post Date 11/12/2014 Close Date 11/30/2014
Location PHOENIX Salary 35,000.00-50,...

University of Oregon Museum of Natural and Cultural History
Eugene, OR

Museum Educator

Museum of Natural and Cultural History

Posting: 05241
Classification: C2312
Department: Museum of Natural and Cultural History
Opens: 2014-11-10
Closes: 2014-11-24
Salary: $14.70 - $21.94 Per Hour
Location: Eugene

o The University of Oregon Museum of Natural and Cultural...

Telluride Historical Museum
Telluride, CO

The Telluride Historical Museum seeks an energetic and community-focused individual, with proven leadership experience, to become its next Executive Director. The mission of the Museum is to preserve the rich, colorful, and diverse history of the region and to bring history to life through exhibits, programs and education.

The Museum...

DISCOVERY Children’s Museum, Las Vegas
San Francisco, CA

DISCOVERY Children’s Museum of Las Vegas seeks a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to maximize the potential of a financially strong, well led Museum as it ignites a love of lifelong learning through innovative, exciting, engaging, fun and enriching educational experiences for children, their educators and families of Las Vegas and Southern Nevada...

Asian Art Museum
San Francisco, CA

The Asian Art Museum offers an exciting new opportunity for a strategic and skilled digital experience professional to play a pivotal role in transforming the visitor experience through the use of digital platforms.

The Head of Digital Experience will provide leadership in the development and delivery of digital products and experiences...

John Wesley Powell River History Museum
Green River, UT

The John Wesley Powell River History Museum is accepting applications for an Education and Programs Manager to develop new education programming, and to implement and oversee existing programming at the museum. This is a unique opportunity for an emerging professional or recent graduate to gain valuable experience in a museum setting, and to...

Park City Museum
Park City, UT

The Park City Museum in Park City, Utah has an opening for an Education/Public Programming Intern. The successful candidate will assist with all aspects of the museum’s operations, with a focus on education and public programming, events, and tours. The intern will primarily assist with our Spring School Group Programs and will be working with...

Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center
Santa Rosa, CA

Reporting to the Curator, the Traveling Exhibitions Manager leads the delivery of consistently high quality traveling exhibitions at domestic and international venues.

Specific Duties
 Coordinate and schedule existing traveling exhibitions, including loan agreements, invoices, and arranging shipping between...

Pittock Mansion
Portland, OR

Pittock Mansion is seeking a Marketing and Communications Specialist to support the organization’s communications goals through general marketing, communications and branding; publications; website and other electronic communications technology; media relations. The Marketing Communications Specialist will support the organization’s goals to...

Telluride Historical Museum
Telluride, CO

The Telluride Historical Museum is seeking a Director of Development to lead the Museum's fundraising and marketing efforts! The full job description and application information is available online at

Hood River Heritage Council
Hood River, OR

The Museum Director directs and supervises all aspects of a county owned history museum in coordination with the board. He/she develops major programmatic and revenue producing activities designed to communicate historical and cultural significance of the county and area, monitors and evaluates progress toward achieving long range goals and...

Childrens Creativity Museum
San Francisco, CA

Organizational Description:

Located in downtown San Francisco’s Yerba Buena Gardens, the Children’s Creativity Museum (CCM) provides hands-on, multimedia arts and technology experiences and education for kids of all ages in a playful and imaginative environment. We envision a world where the 3Cs of 21st-century literacy – Creativity,...

Barona Band of Mission Indians
Lakeside, CA

Location: Barona Museum

Salary/Wage: Depending on Experience

Hours: Full Time

Relevant Experience Or Requirements:
-Five (5) years of experience doing similar work with progressive responsibility in collections care and management
-Experience in all aspects of using PastPerfect
-Prior experience with...

Pacific Science Center
Seattle, WA

Pacific Science Center is seeking an Outreach Education Manager to manage all Outreach Education including Science On Wheels, Science After School, STEM-OST and other grant-funded and/or sponsored projects, including budgets, staff, and materials.

Ideal candidates must have: Bachelor’s degree in Science, Education, or related field; A...

Oregon State Hospital Museum of Mental Health
Salem, OR

JOB TITLE: Curator

JOB DEFINITION: Responsible for OSH Museum of Mental Health collections management, research, and interpretation. Works with the Board of Directors and committees to develop interpretive plans, programs, and exhibits that carry out the mission and goals of the museum.

EMPLOYMENT TERMS: Full-time, salaried at $...