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 Association of Museums

American Association for State and Local History

Western Museum Association

Global Museum

National Council on Public History

For information on positions in the Arizona non-profit section visit

Arizona State University Lodestar Center Non-Profit Career and Job Opportunities


Arts Education Coordinator (part-time)

West Valley Arts Council (Surprise AZ)

Oversee all aspects of coordinating, planning, implementing and overseeing educational initiatives that support the mission and goals of the West Valley Arts Council. [0806]

Send resume and cover letter to Bernadette Mills at           


Event and Program Coordinator 

West Valley Arts Council (Surprise AZ)    

Coordinate, plan, administer and implement WVAC programs and events. [0806]

Submit Cover Letter and Resume to Bernadette Mills at


Visitor Services Associate     

Children's Museum of Phoenix (Phoenix AZ)

Staff  the admissions desk and engage  visitors in a professional and positive manner while providing excellent customer service as they answer questions and acknowledge visitor comments and concerns. [0806]


Art Studio Assistant (part-time)

Children's Museum of Phoenix (Phoenix AZ)    

Provide instruction of museum-developed art curriculum for public and school programs at the museum. Also will assist with set-up, clean up, and preparation of consumable materials.  [0806]    


Community Engagement Manager

Phoenix Zoo (Phoenix AZ)

Responsible for the development, implementation, evaluation and oversight of a number of community-focused Zoo programs, including the Advanced Inquiry Program Master’s program (AIP). This position serves as liaison with external and internal partners for the AIP and other programs, including the Arizona SciTech Festival, and established and emerging community education programs led by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and others. [0806]


Guest Services Manager

Phoenix Zoo (Phoenix AZ)

Oversee and improve upon the day to day operations of Admissions, School Group Entrance, Turnstiles, Stroller/Wheelchair Rentals, Membership, Reception and Call Center. This person will maintain exceptional standards for guest service, cleanliness, and physical appearance of all locations within the department. Additionally, is responsible for managing the budget, recruitment, training, and motivation and evaluation of staff. [0806]


Development Manager

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art/Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts (Scottsdale AZ)    

Implement comprehensive and integrated fundraising programs to develop individual and corporate contributed income sources for the Center and Museum, with an emphasis on donor cultivation, soliciting major gifts to support performances, endowments, education programs, annual fund, and planned giving. [0806]



Phoenix Art Museum (Phoenix AZ)

Safely and properly unload, uncrate, store, install, remove, crate, load and ship works of art, as well as prepare galleries for exhibitions of art, including construction of temporary walls, pedestals, tables, cases and special props, as well as painting. [0808] Submit cover letter, resume and salary history to job code ASU-PREP to  


Membership Manager

Phoenix Zoo (Phoenix AZ)    

Oversee the planning and implementation of programs and events designed to increase, upgrade and retain households and revenue for the Phoenix Zoo’s membership program. A key aspect of this position will be managing all communication tied to memberships such as telemarketing, mailings, signage and collateral materials. [0808]



Senior Sales Associate

Musical Instrument Museum (Phoenix AZ)  

Assist the Retail Manager, Assistant Retail Manager, and Assistant Buyers with various aspects of the museum store daily operations, including supervising and participating in shop opening and closing functions and handling change requests (requiring safe access); supervising and assisting with the daily restocking of the store, and overseeing floor coverage and serving as a manager on duty .  [0821]



Springs Preserve Botanical Garden (Las Vegas Valley Water District) (Las Vegas NV)    

Plans, supervises, oversees and coordinates initiatives to develop the Springs Preserve gardens and exhibits to achieve public gardens’ standards and recognition; coordinates the work of scientific personnel in vari-ous disciplines involved in on-going conservation of the Preserve’s cultural and natural resources; serves as the Springs Preserve’s registrar; and performs related duties as assigned. [0826]


Program Coordinator

Phoenix Art Museum (Phoenix AZ)    

Provide coordination among and support to Education Department staff by scheduling program requests, monitoring information flow to internal and external parties, analyzing data, identifying trends and possible collaborators, and developing related youth-targeted programs.   Submit cover letter, resume and salary history to job code ASU-PRC to [0831]



Executive Director

River of Time Museum (Fountain Hills AZ)    

Full position description available from Debbie Skehen,  at [0907]


Development Officer

Tucson Museum of Art (Tucson AZ)    

Responsible for implementing a comprehensive and integrated fundraising program that develops individual and corporate contributed income sources for the Museum, with an emphasis on donor cultivation, endowment, annual fund, and planned giving. In addition, this position supports the development office in its special event and fundraisers activities. [0914]


Graphic Designer/Marketing Assistant

Children's Museum of Phoenix (Phoenix AZ)

Supports the Marketing Department by designing select marketing projects and managing the design and production process from start to finish; includes updating the Museum’s website, maintaining the Museum’s marketing material archives, and fulfilling donation requests  [0924].    


Events & Festivals Coordinator

Southern Arizona Arts and Cultural Alliance (Tucson AZ)    

Responsible for the management and coordination of signature events and festivals and complete box office management of all operations associated with ticketed events. [0924]


Cultural Resource Manager Planner III 

Arizona State Parks (Phoenix AZ)    

Advise and facilitate the protection, preservation, and management of historic and archaeological resources; identify and make recommendations regarding paleontological resources; coordinate the training, supervision and data collection of the 900+ Arizona Site Stewards. [0924]











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