Employment and Volunteer Positions

Working at the PMA

Do your interests and background include a passion for the arts, education, and non-profit work?

Can you help the PMA with its mission? Do you have a love and appreciation for the arts? Do you want to work at one of the best regional museums in the country?

If so, the Portland Museum of Art could be the right home for your talents. Keep an eye on this space for employment, internship, and volunteer opportunities.

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Staff Positions

Under the direction of the Director of Audience Engagement and Communications and in partnership with the Visitor Experience Manager, the PMA Store Manager is responsible for leading the PMA Store operations to broaden the Portland Museum of Art’s (PMA’s) audience, strengthen the PMA brand, develop and strengthen constituent relationships, and maximize revenue. The manager will oversee store performance to ensure the store is a profitable earned revenue center for the museum, while also ensuring the store is integrated into the overall visitor experience.

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Volunteer Positions

Intern will assist the Director of Learning and Interpretation and L&I staff to help visitors make connections to the PMA collection and special exhibitions through programming and in-gallery experiences.

The Learning and Interpretation department strives to encourage curiosity and wonder for all visitors to the PMA. By offering audiences of all ages opportunities to connect with authentic works of art through programs that offer open-ended experiences, intellectual rigor and exploration of the creative process, we intend to impact the lives of PMA audiences. 

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The Portland Museum of Art is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, veteran status, status as a whistleblower, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

The PMA Application

Employment Application

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Volunteer Application

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