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Recent Job Postings

September 19, 2018

The Carver County Historical Society, Waconia MN, seeks a full-time Curator. Cover letter, resume, and any questions may be sent to
Corporate Archivist
General Mills, Minneapolis MN, is seeking a Corporate Archivist.
Senior SPAMbassador - Part Time
The SPAM Museum, Austin MN, seeks a Senior SPAMbassador.
Events Manager
The Bell Museum, Falcon Heights MN, seeks a Public Science Events Manager. Deadline: September 28, 2018.
Individual Giving Manager
Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library, St. Paul MN, seeks an Individual Giving Manager. Deadline: September 28, 2018.

Planner II (Historic Preservation)

City of Columbus, Development Department, Columbus OH, seeks qualified candidates to fill two Planner II positions. Deadline: September 28, 2018.
Executive Director
Michigan Historic Preservation Network, Lansing MI, seeks an Executive Director. Deadline: October 12, 2018.

Chief Executive Officer
Cliveden of the National Trust, Philadelphia PA, seeks a Chief Executive Officer. Deadline: October 31, 2018.
Architectural Historian/Historic Preservation Planner
Architectural Resources Group, San Francisco CA, seeks an Architectural Historian/Historic Preservation Planner. Deadline: October 15, 2018.
Shelburne Historical Society, Shelburne NS, seeks a Director, Shelburne Museums by the Sea.

Museum Volunteers
Minnesota African American Heritage Museum and Gallery, Minneapolis MN, seeks Museum Volunteers.
STEM Justice Intern
Kitty Anderson Youth Science Center (KAYSC), part of the Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN, seeks a STEM Justice Intern.
Spring 2019 Internships
The Minnesota Children's Museum, St. Paul MN, has a number of internships now available for Spring 2019. 
Additional Job Postings in the Field »

September 12, 2018

SharePoint Administrator

Hennepin County, Minneapolis MN, seeks a Library SharePoint Site Collection Administrator at the Minneapolis Central Library. Deadline: September 19, 2018.
Human Resources Executive Assistant
Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul MN, seeks an HR Executive Assistant.
Part-Time History Interpreter
Edina Historical Society, Edina MN, seeks a part-time History Interpreter.

The Evansville Museum of Arts, History and Science, Evansville IN, is seeking a Curator of Art. Deadline: September 30, 2018.

Curator or Director
The Cocopah Museum - Cocopah Indian Tribe, Somerton AZ, seeks a Museum Curator and Museum Director. Deadline: September 29, 2018.

Public Relations and Events Intern
The Works Museum, Bloomington MN, seeks a Public Relations and Events Intern.

September 5, 2018

Part-Time Educators
The Bell Museum, Falcon Heights MN, seeks several Educators.
Part-Time Educators
The Walker Art Museum, Minneapolis MN, seeks several Educators.
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
The Bakken Museum, Minneapolis MN, seeks a Marketing and Communications Coordinator. Deadline: September 21, 2018.

Survey Coordinator

History Nebraska, Lincoln NE, seeks a Historic Buildings and Structure Survey Coordinator. Deadline: September 17, 2018.
Director of Development
The DuPage Children's Museum, Naperville IL, seeks a Director of Development.
Education Coordinator
The South Dakota State Agricultural Heritage Museum, Brookings SD, seeks an Education Coordinator.

Director of Education
National Museum of the Pacific War, Fredericksburg TX, seeks a Director of Education.
The Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Music Museum, Owensboro KY, seeks a Curator of Collections.
Preservation Planner
The City of West Palm Beach, West Palm Beach FL, seeks a Historic Preservation Planner.
State Archaeologist
The Idaho State Historical Society, Boise ID, seeks a State Archaeologist.

August 29, 2018


Ramsey County Historical Society, St. Paul MN, is seeking a Historic Site Supervisor for Gibbs Farm. Deadline: September 1, 2018.
Site Supervisor
Dakota County Historical Society, South St. Paul MN, is seeking a Site Supervisor for their historic site in Mendota MN. Deadline: September 14, 2018.
Custodial Services Coordinator
Minnesota Children's Museum, St. Paul, seeks a Custodial Services Coordinator.

Assistant Registrar
Spurlock Museum of World Cultures, Urbana IL, seeks an Assistant Registrar for Photography & Photographic Archives. Deadline: September 24, 2018.
Glenview Park District, Glenview IL, seeks a Director of Historic Wagner Farm. Job ID: 558. Deadline: September 24, 2018.

Executive Director
The Germanna Foundation, Locust Grove VA, seeks an Executive Director. Deadline: September 14, 2018.
Chief Archivist
Florida State University-Ringling Museum, Sarasota FL, seeks a Chief Archivist. Search Job ID: 43843

The Washington County Historical Society, Stillwater MN, is offering internships for post-secondary education.

August 22, 2018

Visitor Experience

The Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, seeks a Visitor Experience Representative. Deadline: August 27, 2018.
Collections Manager
The History Center of Olmsted County, Rochester MN,is seeking a Collections Manager. Deadline: September 5, 2018.
Educator & Outreach Educator
The Bakken Museum, Minneapolis MN, seeks both an Educator and Outreach Educator. Deadline: September 9, 2018.
The Walker Art Center seeks a Director.
Exhibit Graphic Designer
The Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul, seeks an Exhibit Graphic Designer.
Administrative Assistant
The North Star Museum of Boy Scouting and Girl Scouting, St. Paul, seeks an Administrative Assistant.

Assistant Director
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Rapid City SD, seeks an Assistant Director of the Museum of Geology.


Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center, Santa Rosa CA, seeks an Archivist.
The Bradley Museum, Mississauga ON, seeks a Supervisor for Culture- Museums and Education.


The Hennepin History Museum, Minneapolis MN, seeks a volunteer for their Archives.
The North Star Museum of Boy Scouting and Girl Scouting, St. Paul, has immediate and on-going volunteer opportunities.

August 15, 2018

Goodhue County Historical Society seeks a Curator of Objects & Exhibits. Deadline: August 31, 2018.
Executive Director
Stevens County Historical Society & Museum, Morris MN, seeks an Executive Director. Deadline: September 1, 2018.
Exhibit Graphic Designer
Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul MN is seeking an Exhibit Graphic Designer.

Museum Educator

Wisconsin Veterans Museum, Madison WI, is seeking a Museum Educator. Deadline: August 21, 2018.
Associate Dean
Loyola University of Chicago, Chicago IL, seeks an Associate Dean for Collections Services. Deadline: September 1, 2018.

Archives Reading Room Attendant
Hennepin History Museum, Minneapolis MN, seeks an Archives Reading Room Attendant.
Archives Department Internship
General Mills, Minneapolis MN is offering an Archives Department Internship.
The National Women’s History Museum seeks applicants for a paid Fellowship in Education and Public History. Deadline August 20, 2018.
MNHS Fall 2018 Internships
MNHS has posted a variety of internships for the upcoming Fall 2018 semester. Learn more »

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