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 the best regional museum 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 general supervision of the Membership Manager, provides administration and management for the Portland Museum of Art’s (PMA’s) constituent database along with the leadership to transition it from a primarily transactional database to a relational one. Working cross-departmentally, develops and oversees systems to ensure accurate and accessible data entry and reporting in order to strengthen the museum’s fundraising and constituent-relationship infrastructure, while identifying opportunities to improve operational efficiency and achieve institutional objectives.

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Under the general supervision of the Director of Learning and Interpretation, this position is responsible for interpretative resources, in-gallery programs and online opportunities that help general public visitors of all ages and experience levels learn about and engage with the museum's collection and special exhibitions. The Associate Educator for Gallery Learning supports the Portland Museum of Art’s (PMA’s) mission and contributes to the vitality of the community by connecting art of the past and the work of living artists with issues relevant to the museums constituencies.

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Under the general supervision of the Director of Learning and Interpretation, this position is responsible for making the museum accessible to young people and by extension their families, through creation and implementation of programs that encourage curiosity and exploration of works of art through varied avenues. This position supports the Portland Museum of Art’s (PMA’s) mission by developing and facilitating learning opportunities for youth audiences both within the museum and in the community using the PMA’s collection and special exhibits as a foundation.

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Under the general supervision of the Building Manager, performs and oversees various facilities maintenance operations, including electrical, plumbing, mechanical, HVAC, water treatment, pneumatic, fire protection and security systems, carpentry, painting, and grounds maintenance.

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Volunteer Positions

The Portland Museum of Art is currently looking for a Public Relations Intern.

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The Portland Museum of Art is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Employment Application

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Volunteer Application

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