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

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

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


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


Business Manager

Amerind Foundation (Dragoon AZ)

Bookkeeper and office manager.  Prepares the annual budget, manages accounts payable and receivable, oversees annual audit, runs payroll, oversees office management, and assists the executive and deputy directors. [0710]


Chef Assistant

Amerind Foundation (Dragoon AZ)

Assistant to the executive chef and house coordinator.   Some cooking experience required; able to work indoors and out; reliable transportation and an Arizona driver’s license. Criminal background check required. [0710]


Associate Registrar

Phoenix Art Museum (Phoenix AZ)

Perform various registration and collection management functions as assigned by the Registrar, including the proper handling, shipping, receiving, documentation, storage and preservation of works of art in the Museum’s permanent collection and objects on loan.  [0710]


Curator of Programming

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (Scottsdale AZ)

Responsible for the development and coordination of educational and outreach activities designed to promote arts education for adults. [0710]



Pueblo Grande Museum (Phoenix AZ)

Responsible for the supervision of all professional, paraprofessional, and maintenance staff, including the City Archaeologist and Museum Curator for the 100+ acre Pueblo Grande Museum and Cultural Park..

Deadline: Recruitment may close when we have received a sufficient number of qualified applications.  First review of applicants will be July 20, 2015.



Center of Southwest Studies Fort Lewis College (Durango CO)

Manages the daily operations of the Center;  implements and manages the Center’s budget.; aids in the promotion of the Center’s collections, historic preservation mission, and public programs. [0819]


Museum Interpreter

Rosson House-Heritage Square Foundation (Phoenix AZ)

Duties include greeting guests, providing historically-themed, educational programming, and working with a wide range of public audiences.  28  hours per week, W-Sa, 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.   Some evening event work may be necessary. [0819]


Curator (Geology) (Job ID 18159)

Arizona Historical Society, Papago Park (Phoenix AZ)

Manage mineral collections and develop associated educational programming.   Requires flexibility with work hours and days;  Day trips and overnights stays within and outside of Maricopa County. [0820]


Mount maker/Preparator  

Musical Instrument Museum (Phoenix AZ)

In consultation with curators, designers, and conservation team members, designs and fabricates mounts for the display of musical instruments and related objects; Assists in the installation and de-installation of objects for exhibition and for various purposes; Designs and fabricates storage mounts. [0828]


Communications & Program Coordinator  

Western Museums Association (telecommuting)

Develop a range communications, manage programs, and help plan/execute the Annual Meeting (conference). This full-time position (40 hours per week) primarily works remotely (by telecommuting) and requires travel 3-4 times per year. Send letter and resume to Jason B. Jones, WMA Executive Director, at [0828]

Deadline: September 18, 2015











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 30 days unless otherwise requested.


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