Museum Association of Arizona


Job Listings

This page lists museum employment opportunities in Arizona only.    For information on museums jobs outside of the state visit these websites:

American Alliance of Museums

American Association for State and Local History

Western Museum Association

Global Museum

National Council on Public History

Museum Jobs


In the interests of transparency and equity in hiring MAA will only post job descriptions that include salary ranges.  

Job postings will remain on this site for two months, unless an earlier application deadline is provided by the employer. 

Outreach Coordinator (Job ID 46734)
Arizona Historical Society (AHS) (Tempe AZ)

Manage all aspects of the AHS membership program and assist with social media accounts and routine website updates.   Salary $18.03/hour.  [0503]

Exhibit Technician
Arizona Science Center (Phoenix AZ)

Monitors the functional performance of individual exhibits on a daily basis; Performs scheduled maintenance; repairs individual exhibits; Assists with installation and removal of exhibits and traveling shows and of program support components.   Salary: $16/hour.   [0510]

Associate Registrar
Musical Instrument Museum (Phoenix AZ)

Create and maintain comprehensive records for  collections; Assist with general museum-wide support for TMS users; Prepare and manage all Loan Agreement documentation and transport processes for incoming and outgoing; Oversee the packing, crating and shipping of incoming acquisitions/loans from every world region; Assist in both routine and specialized care, maintenance and inventories of object storage areas; Schedule and supervise MIM volunteer team members within the department as needed.    Salary range: $43,000-$48,000.  [0516]

Operations Manager
Western New Mexico University Museum (Silver City NM) 

Involved in setting long range and short-range priorities operations, visitor services, museum shop management, upcoming events and celebrations, managing and training student staff, overseeing all the Museum’s marketing and promotions, and managing and maintaining security systems and procedures. Salary: $39, 874. [0524]

Volunteer Services Coordinator (part-time)
Tohono Chul (Tucson AZ)

Responsible for the advancement of the volunteer program through the active recruitment, screening, orientation/training, scheduling and supervision of Tohono Chul’s volunteer corps. The Coordinator also interacts directly and indirectly with the visiting public on a regular basis and plays a key role in ensuring an exceptional visitor experience. The Coordinator’s duties involve leadership, planning, administration, and supervision. The position is part of the Education Department and reports to the Interpretive Programs Manager.  Salary: $13/hour.   [0618]

Public Art Specialist  (part-time)
City of Tempe (Tempe, AZ)

Assist with the project management of permanent and temporary projects around the city.  Salary: $18-20/hour. [0701]

Science on Wheels Manager 
Arizona Science Center (Phoenix AZ)

Maintain, support, and oversee all outreach programming, consisting of small group workshops, large group assemblies, and family programming. The Science on Wheels Manager will also work off site, as needed, to deliver additional outreach programs to Arizona Schools and community.  Salary: Starting at $32,000. [0701]

Senior Database Specialist
Arizona State Museum, University of Arizona (Tucson AZ)

Assist in the implementation, operations, and maintenance of the museum’s collections information systems and database. This position combines functions involving operational oversight and content management for the Collections databases including the ASM-CCIS (hosted by Axiell EMu), Library & Archives (Voyager library Catalog Software system), Arizona Records Office (SQL-SDE), and specialty databases in Microsoft Access.    Salary range: $50,000 - $55,000. [0711]

Volunteer Coordinator (Job Number 08073)
i.d.e.a. Museum (Mesa AZ)

Responsible for planning, developing, coordinating, and implementing a large and comprehensive volunteer program;  duties include:  recruiting, selecting, training, and directly and indirectly supervising a large number of volunteers for one or a variety of volunteer programs; ensuring proper placement of volunteers; overseeing and participating in the development of volunteer job descriptions and programs; assigning volunteer work assignments and projects; reviewing work products, methods, and procedures; and developing policies and procedures.   Salaryrange: $23.14 - $35.03 Hourly [0712]
Deadline: August 8, 2019


To have a listing added to this page please e-mail the information  to   The listing should include a brief description of the position and a link to a full description on the organization's website.   Job listings will remain on the MAA Website for 60 days unless otherwise requested.


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