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Recent Job Postings

March 21, 2018


Vice President Enterprise Solutions
Minnesota Children's Museum, St. Paul MN, seeks a Vice President of Enterprise Solutions.


Exhibit Fabricators
Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul MN, seeks an Exhibit Fabricator II and Exhibit Fabricator III.



President & CEO
National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library, Cedar Rapids IA, seeks a President & CEO.


Assistant Director/Curator
Rahr-West Art Museum, Manitowoc WI, seeks an Assistant Director/Curator.


Arab American National Museum, Dearborn MI, seeks a Director.


Collections Manager
Besser Museum for Northeast Michigan, Alpena MI, seeks a Collections Manager.


Exhibits and Collection Manager
The Air Zoo, Portage MI, seeks an Exhibits and Collection Manager.


Museum Registrar
The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures, Kansas City MO, seeks a Museum Registrar.



Assistant Conservator, Photographs
National Gallery of Canada Assistant, Ottawa ON, seeks a Conservator of Photographs.



Request for Proposals
Blue Earth County Historical Society, Mankato MN, seeks Nonprofit Marketing Consultants to submit a proposal for Strategic Marketing Communications Plan. Deadline: April 6, 2018.


Washington County Historical 
Society, Stillwater MN, is seeking Interns.


Exhibit Intern
Rice County Historical Society
, Faribault MN, seeks an Exhibit Intern.

March 14, 2018


Historic Site Interpreter
Ramsey County Historical Society's Gibbs Farm, St. Paul MN, seeks a Historic Site Interpreter. Deadline: March 23, 2018.

Collections Cataloger
Bell Museum, St. Paul MN, seeks a Collections Cataloger (temporary).

Request for Proposals
Marshall County Historical Society, Warren, MN is seeking proposals from qualified engineering firms interested in providing Peer Review Services for our implementation of an HVAC system.

Historical Site Manager
City of Plymouth, Plymouth MN, seeks a Historical Site Manager (temporary). Deadline: March 12, 2018.

Hassan Area Historical Society, Rogers MN, seeks a Curator (temporary).

Carver County Historical Society, Waconia MN, seeks a Contract Curator (temporary).

Education Engagement Supervisor
Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, Shakopee MN
seeks an Education Engagement Supervisor.


Program & Operations Director
Linn County Historical Society, Cedar Rapids IA, seeks a Program & Operations Director.

Operations Coordinator
African American Museum of Iowa, Cedar Rapids IA, seeks an Operations Coordinator.

Curator 1, Education
Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL, seeks a Curator 1, Education.

Museum Director
Allen County Historical Society, Lima OH, seeks a Museum Director.

Director of Estate Operations
Ruth Mott Foundation, Flint MI, seeks a Director of Estate Operations.

Collections and Conservator Positions
The Field Museum, Chicago IL, has multiple Collections and Conservator Positions available.

Curatorial Assistant
Chicago History Museum, Chicago IL, seeks a Curatorial Assistant for their Muslim Chicago Project.

Executive Director and CEO
Detroit Historical Society, Detroit MI, seeks an Executive Director and CEO.


Senior Architect/Project Manager
Wolf Architects, Inc., B
oston MA, seeks a Senior Architect/Project Manager with Historic Preservation Expertise. 

Digital Asset Administrator
Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, Halifax NS, seeks a Digital Asset Administrator.

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