Jobs & Internships

Staff celebrate The Baltimore Museum of Art's 100th anniversary.

BMA staff celebrate museum's 100th anniversary.

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

Help Desk Technician

Published January 6, 2016

The Baltimore Museum of Art is seeking an experienced Help Desk Technician to ensure proper computer operation so that end users can accomplish business tasks. This includes receiving, prioritizing, documenting, and actively resolving end user help requests. Problem resolution may involve the use of diagnostic and help request tracking tools, as well as require that the individual give in-person, hands-on help at the desktop level.

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Manager of Digital Asset Services

Published January 6, 2016

The Baltimore Museum of Art is seeking an experienced Manager of Digital Asset Services responsible for broadening public access to the BMA’s collection, archives and content by establishing and managing the Museum’s Digital Asset Management System and related services, including photography, rights, and reproductions for personal, educational, promotional, or commercial use both inside the museum and by outside audiences.

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Director of Security

Published January 6, 2016

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) is seeking a hands on, collaborative, and highly visible Director of Security. The ideal candidate will be responsible for the protection of the collection, staff and visitors of the BMA. The Director of Security will develop a highly responsive and service oriented team of security officers who create a safe, pleasant, and welcoming experience for all visitors and colleagues.

The Director of Security reports to the Deputy Director for Finance & Administration and interacts with staff at all levels of the museum, external stakeholders and the general public. This position is responsible for the direct supervision of a large, diverse, 24/7 security force operation with 4 direct report shift supervisors.

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Director

Published October 28, 2015

The Director of the Baltimore Museum of Art reports to the Board of Trustees of the Museum. In this role, the Director has authority over all operations of BMA, including setting strategic vision, artistic and programming content, developing budgets, fundraising, and overall advocacy for BMA’s mission in Baltimore and beyond. The successful candidate must be a visionary, innovative, charismatic, and fiscally responsible leader with a passion for the full range of art, community, and education. The Director oversees all aspects of the museum, including collections, staff, facilities, exhibitions, education and outreach programs, external relations, and administrative activities.

Russell Reynolds Associates has been exclusively retained for this search. Prospective candidates are invited to contact Laurie Nash and Katherine Armstrong directly. All inquiries and discussions will be considered strictly confidential.

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Security Officer

Published April 8, 2015

A successful security officer must be able to maintain museum security protocols while interacting with staff and visitors. The candidate will be responsible for preparing galleries for visitors, light housekeeping, observing/interacting with visitors, and reacting to emergency situations.

Having expertise in monitoring CCTV, Fire, Security and HVAC systems, and radio communications equipment is a plus. On the job training will be provided.

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Custodian

Published April 8, 2015

The BMA is seeking a Custodian with 1-2 years of custodial experience in a commercial/institutional setting.

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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.

PLease note: Application deadline has been extended until January 3rd.

For questions relating to Internships, please email volunteer@artbma.org Intern Login

Internship Opportunities

Textiles Curatorial Internship

Published November 23, 2015

The Textiles Department at the BMA is seeking an Intern to assist with object cataloguing, conservation reports, and database management. The Intern will also assist in the organization of the office/work space to help improve efficiency as well as other curatorial duties.

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Program Planning Internship

Published November 23, 2015

The Program Planning and Administration Department is seeking an Intern to help with several exhibition and program related projects. The Intern will attend exhibitions and program planning meetings, update upcoming exhibition information (i.e. travelling exhibition tracking, database management, etc.), as well as other office related duties.

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Archival & Special Projects Grants Internship

Published November 23, 2015

The Development Department at the BMA is seeking an Intern to assist with archiving grants. The Intern will be trained by both Development staff as well as the BMA’s Head Archivist to ensure accuracy in the archival process. The Intern should also expect to work with our Corporate and Foundations Relations Manager with additional grant related projects. Other office duties will be assigned as the need arises.

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Grants Statistics Internship

Published November 23, 2015

The Development Department at the BMA is seeking an Intern to assist with the development of a model to help collect statistical information related to grants writing and reporting related to programs and services. The Intern should expect to research other models and methods in order to help create the best model for the BMA.

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Marketing & Communications Internship

Published November 23, 2015

The Marketing & Communications Department is seeking a Spring Intern to assist with upcoming projects. They will have the opportunity to research partners for Art After Hours as well as conduct follow up phone calls with interested potential partners. Other office duties such as data entry, copy writing, and advertisement coordination may be assigned as needed.

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AAAPI Curatorial Internship

Published November 23, 2015

The Arts of Africa, the Americas, Asia, and the Pacific Islands (AAAPI) Department is seeking a Spring Intern to assist in various projects and tasks. The intern should expect to learn aspects of collections management, research, and archiving.

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