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 general supervision of the Director of Learning and Interpretation, this position is responsible for administrative and program support to the Portland Museum of Art’s (PMA’s) Learning and Interpretation department. This position supports the PMA’s goal to provide engaging learning experiences and to create dynamic in-gallery programs for learners of all ages.

PMA Employment Application can be downloaded here.

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Under the general supervision of the Associate Educator for Youth Learning, this temporary, part-time, paid position offers high school students the opportunity to learn about the museum profession through the development of youth and teen programs. This seven-week fellowship program is designed to foster creative thinking, to build community, and to use the PMA collection for inspiration and idea building. The Homer High School Fellow will be one of eight fellows who will collaborate on projects and programs.

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Under the direction of the Visitor Experience Manager, the Visitor Experience Team Lead provides leadership and oversight to the Portland Museum of Art’s (PMA’s) visitor experience team to ensure visitors and members are well served and problems are resolved appropriately. The Visitor Experience Team Lead collaborates across PMA departments to ensure exceptional interdepartmental communication and to support the PMA’s goals of building audiences, developing and strengthening constituent relationships, and maximizing revenue.

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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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