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Working at the BMA

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.

The BMA is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to building a culturally diverse staff and strongly encourage all qualified professionals to apply.

Current Openings

Museum Security Officer

The BMA seeks enthusiastic and experienced Museum Security Officers to ensure a positive and welcoming experience for BMA visitors and members.


The Baltimore Museum of Art is seeking a Custodian with 1-2 years of custodial experience in a commercial/institutional setting. This is a full-time, non-exempt position that reports to the Custodian Supervisor.

Associate Curator, European Painting and Sculpture

The Baltimore Museum of Art seeks a full-time Associate Curator/Curator and Department Head of European Painting & Sculpture to work with a small curatorial staff to reconceptualize the Museum’s European Wing, with a particular emphasis on diversity and inclusion as centrally important to the narrative of European art.

Director of Learning Communities

The BMA is looking for a dynamic leader in museum education to become its first Director of Learning Communities.

Accounts Payable & Payroll Coordinator

The BMA seeks an experienced Accounts Payable & Payroll Coordinator to manage the payroll and accounts payable functions through to the general ledger of the organization. This full-time, exempt position reports to the Controller in the Finance Department.

Director of Digital Engagement Platforms

The BMA is seeking a full-time Director of Digital Engagement Platforms to provide technical and strategic direction for donor cultivation and fundraising at the Museum. This person will manage the administration and provide support for all constituency building platforms and tools, including CRM databases, ticketing solutions, SEM, and fundraising tools.

Network Administrator

The Baltimore Museum of Art seeks a full-time Network Administrator to manage software, hardware, and networks for the museum.

Editor, Web and Publications

The BMA is seeking a full-time editor to manage the website and work on a variety of print publications ranging from gallery brochures and guides to academic publications accompanying large exhibitions.

Editorial Assistant

The Editorial Assistant will support books and catalogues produced by the BMA and web content created by the Marketing and Experience Division, performing a combination of administrative, editorial, and production duties. This is an ideal role for a young professional looking to learn about working in Museums.

Assistant Registrar

The Baltimore Museum of Art 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.

Building Technician

The Baltimore Museum of Art is seeking an entry level Building Technician with hands-on building maintenance experience in a commercial/institutional setting. This position is responsible for supporting overall general maintenance operations including general repairs and the operation and maintenance of the Museum, warehouse building and utility readings.

Senior Maintenance Technician

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) is seeking an experienced Senior Maintenance Technician to support general building operations and maintenance. The ideal candidate will Inspect, test, and perform Operation & Maintenance (O&M) preventative maintenance inspections on mechanical, electrical and automatic temperature control equipment utilizing results-oriented strategies to ensure continuing operation.


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 BMA’s Internship Program provides each Intern with a stipend.

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The Baltimore Museum of Art hosts Interns year-round. Please check this page in the coming weeks for our Spring 2022 opportunities.