The National Building Museum will close temporarily from December 2, 2019 to March 2020.

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The National Building Museum provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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Director of Marketing & Communications

Friday, November 1, 2019

The National Building Museum inspires curiosity about the world we design and build. We are a private, nonprofit institution, created by Congress in 1980 to commemorate American achievements in architecture, design, and engineering and to encourage excellence in the building arts. Today, the National Building...

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Project Assistant: Design Apprenticeship Program

Friday, August 16, 2019

Education Department The National Building Museum inspires curiosity about the world we design and build. The work of the Education Department engages participants of all ages in a range of interdisciplinary activities and programs. The intended impact of the work is that participants investigate their...

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Museum Teacher: Birthday Parties

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Education This position is responsible for facilitating weekend birthday parties for children ages 3-7. Teachers lead craft and story time activities, coordinate with parents, and collect payments due. Parties take place on Saturdays and Sundays during the day, with the option for materials prep on...

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Corporate Giving Manager

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Development Department The corporate giving manager role is a new and fundamental position to the Museum.  Its purpose is to support the Museum’s corporate and association giving program to secure unrestricted and restricted medium and major gifts for general operating support, annual gala, education, exhibitions,...

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Visitor Services Representative

Monday, May 6, 2019

Visitor Services The National Building Museum seeks individuals who are customer service oriented and who work well as part of a team to serve as part-time Visitor Services Representatives. This position monitors and cares for the Museum’s exhibitions, while interacting with public visitors to ensure...

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Internships


Volunteer

View available opportunities below, and contact Volunteer Office to join our email list to receive updates about one-day volunteering, including Discover Engineering Family Day, the Big Build and Architecture & Design Film Festival.

Teen Programs Volunteer

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Education Department Teen Programs is looking for design professionals in all fields, educators, and those interested in working with teenagers for our multi-visit, experiential programs, CityVision, Design Apprenticeship Program, and Investigating Where We Live. These programs teach local teens how to observe more closely and...

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