Jobs & Internships

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) offers a range of career opportunities. While some departments and positions require highly specialized education and experience, others seek individuals with more broad-based or skills-related backgrounds.

An equal opportunity employer, the BMA offers a generous benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, prescription, 403b, flexible spending account, flexible and condensed scheduling, and excellent vacation.

We are a drug free workplace; employment is contingent upon passing a drug test and security clearance.

View Job Listings View Internship Listings

How to Apply

This page features openings as they become available. To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to HR@artbma.org with the position title and your first and last names in the subject line. If you do not have a resume please complete a job application and mail it to:

The Baltimore Museum of Art
Human Resources
10 Art Museum Drive
Baltimore, MD 21218

Please be advised that due to the high volume of applicants, we are only able to contact those candidates whose skills and background best fit the needs of the open positions.


Job Opportunities

Manager of Public Programs

January 24, 2019

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) is seeking a Manager of Public Programs to spearhead the development and implementation of a variety of public programs related to the Museum’s robust exhibition cycle and permanent collection galleries. The Manager of Public Programs will develop original and engaging programs that will invite a broad range of visitors to make connections between the BMA’s exhibitions and their own lived experiences. The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated track record of developing creative, relevant, and inclusive visitor experiences in alignment with broader museum and exhibition goals.

Download Job Description Email HR About This Job


Visitor Services Associate (full-time, 28 hours/week)

January 24, 2019

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) seeks an enthusiastic and experienced Visitor Services Associate to ensure a positive and welcoming experience for BMA visitors and members on weekends. The ideal candidate will have impeccable communication and customer service skills and will be comfortable managing multiple priorities while working in a fast-paced, team-based environment.

Download Job Description Email HR About This Job


Visitor Services Associate (part-time, temporary 14 hours/week)

January 24, 2019

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) seeks an enthusiastic and experienced Visitor Services Associate to ensure a positive and welcoming experience for BMA visitors and members on weekends. The ideal candidate will have impeccable communication and customer service skills and will be comfortable managing multiple priorities while working in a fast-paced, team-based environment.

Download Job Description Email HR About This Job


Assistant Curator of Decorative Arts

January 14, 2019

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) seeks a an Assistant Curator of Decorative Arts for the Department of American Painting & Sculpture and Decorative Arts. The Assistant Curator will join the Curator in a department holding approximately 14,000 objects, and which is focused on engaging with issues of diversity and inclusion in the presentation of art in the American Wing as we fashion a dynamic civic and cultural identity for the Museum.

Download Job Description Email HR About This Job


Chief Advancement Officer

January 3, 2019

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) seeks a full-time Chief Advancement Officer (CA0) responsible for the planning, management, and success of the comprehensive fundraising efforts of the Museum. The Chief Advancment Officer will join the BMA at a time of exciting transformation. As a member of the museum’s senior leadership team, s/he will oversee policy, strategy, and execution of the work in the Advancment department, which includes individual and planned giving, inidivdual and corporate membership,sponsorship, special events, foundation and government grants, board relations, and stewardship programs.

Download Job Description Email HR About This Job


Collections Database Administrator

January 3, 2019

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) seeks an energetic, detail-oriented individual for the position of Collections Database Administrator to manage the TMS database of 90,000 plus object records.

Download Job Description Email HR About This Job


Part-time Community Engagement Coordinator, Education and Interpretation Division

November 20, 2018

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) is seeking a dynamic and innovative Community Engagement Coordinator. This 3 year, part-time, position reports to the Manager of Community Engagement in the Education Division. The Community Engagement Coordinator will be the liaison between the BMA and its public. The position facilitates outreach efforts at the BMA Outpost through site-specific residencies with community partners, organizations, and institutions.

Download Job Description Email HR About This Job


Helpdesk Technician

August 10, 2018

The Baltimore Museum of Art seeks a full-time Helpdesk Technician to oversee day-to-day activities of the help desk with attention to performance standards and service levels; manage delivery of end-user support, maintenance, and scheduling of new installations of hardware and software; and to ensure technical problems are promptly addressed.

Download Job Description Email HR About This Job


Director of Interpretation

August 10, 2018

The BMA is seeking a Director of Interpretation to spearhead the development, implementation, and evaluation of all aspects of in-gallery interpretation. The Director of Inter- pretation will create engaging interpretive content that will invite visitors to make relevant connections between the BMA’s exhibitions and collections and their own lived experience.

Download Job Description Email HR About This Job


Landscape Manager

Published May 3, 2018

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) seeks an experienced Landscape Manager to oversee the daily operations, planting, overall grounds maintenance, snow removal for the museum grounds, and the consistent evaluation of the Museum grounds’ health.

Download Job Description Email HR About This Job


Museum Security Officer

Published April 5, 2018

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) seeks enthusiastic and experienced Museum Security Officers to ensure a positive and welcoming experience for BMA visitors and members.

Download Job Description Email HR About This Job


Internships

The BMA offers internships to undergraduate and graduate students, as well as recent graduates. These positions provide the opportunity for interns to contribute to various Museum projects and activities while learning how a major institution functions on a day-to-day basis. Interns will be guided by their supervisor who will act as a mentor and teach them about their department’s function within the Museum.

For questions, email Internships@artbma.org.

Intern Login

Summer 2019 Internships

This position is operating under a specific recruitment cycle designed to target Graduate Students of non-western art. We will post the full list of Summer Internship openings along with detailed Application Instructions later this Spring.

Arts of Africa, the Americas, Asia, and the Pacific Islands Curatorial Intern

This opportunity is for current graduate students studying the historic art and material culture of the non-western world. This position is largely research-focused. The Intern will work on the BMA's digital database, The Museum System (TMS), to catalog artworks, update object records, and enter art appraisal values. The Intern will also conduct object research for several upcoming exhibitions and assist with the day-to-day operations of the BMA’s Department of the Arts of Africa, the Americas, Asia, and the Pacific Islands.

Apply
Please download the Internship Description to learn how to apply for this position. If you have any questions or concerns, you may contact us at internships@artbma.org

Download Internship Description