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.

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

Exhibitions Preparator, Curatorial Division

October 15, 2018

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) seeks an experienced Exhibitions Preparator. This full-time, exempt position reports to the Installation Manager in the Curatorial Division.

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Curatorial Assistant, American Painting & Sculpture and Decorative Arts

September 20, 2018

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) seeks a Curatorial Assistant for the Department of American Painting & Sculpture and Decorative Arts. The Curatorial Assistant will join the curators in a department that holds approximately 14,000 objects, and which is focused on engaging with issues of diversity and inclusion in the presentation of American art. The Curatorial Assistant will manage the administrative functions of the department and provide research support for projects relating to the permanent collection and temporary exhibitions.

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Temporary Curatorial Assistant

September 20, 2018

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) seeks a Temporary Curatorial Assistant for the Joan Mitchell Exhibition Project with the potential for work on other, smaller scale exhibition projects. The Curatorial Assistant will join the curatorial project team for the forthcoming exhibition, To Paint Out of My Own Landscape: Joan Mitchell, co-organized by the Baltimore Museum of Art and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art with a multi-venue tour beginning in spring 2020.

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BMA Shop Sales Associate (Temporary—3 positions)

August 30, 2018

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) seeks three enthusiastic and experienced Shop Sales Associates to assist with the Museum’s upcoming special exhibitions, Mark Bradford: Tomorrow Is Another Day (September 23, 2018 — March 3, 2019) and John Waters: Indecent Exposure (October 7, 2018 — January 6, 2019). The ideal candidate will aid in maximizing revenues while acting as an ambassador for the institution using their excellent communication and customer service skills, and product management.

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Visitor Services Associate (Temporary—3 positions)

August 30, 2018

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

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Junior Graphic Designer (2 positions)

August 24, 2018

The Baltimore Museum of Art seeks two Junior Graphic Designers to create engaging designs for the museum’s robust schedule of exhibitions. Under the guidance of the Director of Exhibition Design & Installation, the designers will work with the exhibition team to create impactful designs that capture the essence of each exhibition.

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Director of Exhibitions and Program Alignment

August 14, 2018

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) seeks to fill the position of Director of Exhibitions and Program Alignment. This position provides leadership and management for the cross-departmental and cross- divisional development of a comprehensive exhibition and programming plan for institutional mission- driven and earned revenue generating initiatives. This position facilitates collaborative working processes and effective communication among colleagues to develop schedules, work plans, evaluation metrics, and budgets that achieve BMA strategic goals.

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Major Gifts Officer

August 10, 2018

The Baltimore Museum of Art seeks a full-time Major Gifts Officer to lead the BMA’s major gifts, annual giving and advancement events staff. This position will be part of the Advancement Leadership team and assume a major role in prospect management including cultivating, soliciting and stewarding professional relationships with individual prospects and donors who have the capacity to make five to seven figure personal gifts and/or gifts through a family foundation or donor advised fund.

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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.

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Director of Prospect Research and Database Management

August 10, 2018

The Baltimore Museum of Art seeks a full-time Director of Prospect Research and Database Management to oversee the BMA Advancement Division’s database and prospect management systems including policy development, data administration, reporting, technology management, and end-user training and support.

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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.

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Assistant Registrar

Published July 30, 2018

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) seeks an energetic, detail-oriented individual for the position of Assistant Registrar to assist with planning and implementation of loans from the collections and exhibitions.

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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.

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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.

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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.

The Museum will begin recruitment for Spring 2019 Interns in November 2018.

For questions, email Internships@artbma.org.

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