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 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

Special Events and Donor Engagement Manager

Published December 27, 2016

The BMA is seeking a Special Events Manager who will play an integral role in a fast-paced Development office. This full-time, exempt position, which reports to the Senior Director of Development, is responsible for overall project management of special events that support the Museum’s fundraising initiatives for trustee, major donor, member, and corporate audiences, among others.

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Director of Conservation

Published November 10, 2016

The Director is responsible for managing the conservation department’s activities including treatment, research, and overall care and preservation of the collection. They will also undertake future conservation planning. Programs will be considered that advance the Museum’s mission, making more visible to visitors the priority we give to collection care. Building upon the importance of past research projects, collaboration with curators and education staff will be encouraged to benefit the public’s recognition of collection care as well as making important contributions to conservation research.

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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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Human Resources & Payroll Manager

Published December 29, 2016

The BMA is seeking an experienced Human Resources & Payroll Manager to provide administration of human resources policies, procedures and programs. This position carries out responsibilities in the following functional areas: payroll, employee relations, benefits administration, employment, electronic timekeeping, and on-boarding. The ideal candidate will be a detail-oriented professional with strong interpersonal skills and an ability to work with people at all levels of the organization.

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The Spring Internship deadline has been extended. Applications are now due on Sunday, February 12th, 2017!

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.

Internship Opportunities

Textiles Internship

Published December 6, 2016

The Curatorial Department is seeking a Spring Intern to assist our Textiles Department with various collection management and data entry projects. The Intern will work on upcoming exhibition proposal presentations as well as update all necessary object files. They may also be asked to research objects, artists, etc. for new exhibitions related to the Textiles collection.

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Graphic Design Internship

Published December 6, 2016

The Creative Services Department at the BMA is seeking a Spring Intern to join the Marketing team. The Intern will be integral in assisting with a variety of fast-moving design projects including print, signage, web, e-mail, and social media.

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Development Internship

Published December 6, 2016

The Development Department is seeking a Spring Intern to assist with an archival records project as well as perform donor and fundraising research.

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