Jobs & Internships

The National Building Museum offers satisfying professional opportunities in its vibrant, historic building. Our mission to provide a diverse, broad array of jobs and opportunities encourages hires from every background. Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran.


Extended Care Assistant

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Education Department Extended Care Assistant is responsible for leading a variety of games, crafts, building challenges, and other camp activities during camp extended care (Monday-Friday, 3:00-5:30 pm). Other responsibilities include daily prep, set up, and clean up. The aftercare assistant is responsible for the safety,...

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Director of Individual Giving

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Development Department The Director of Individual Giving is responsible for developing and implementing an innovative and comprehensive individual giving and membership strategy for the Museum. Working under the supervision of the Deputy Vice President for Development, the Director of Individual Giving will oversee all individual...

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Visitor Services Representatives

Friday, April 27, 2018

Visitor Services The National Building Museum seeks customer service oriented and team player focused individuals to serve as part time Visitor Services Representatives. This position provides the daily monitoring and care of the Museum’s exhibitions while interacting with the public to ensure a high quality...

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Foundation Giving Officer

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Development Department The National Building Museum seeks a Foundation Giving Officer to manage the identification, research, cultivation, solicitation, stewardship, reporting, and documentation of foundation and government agency donors and prospects. A crucial group of Museum stakeholders, foundation, and government donors support Museum exhibitions, education programs,...

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View available opportunities below, and contact Visitor Services to join our email list to receive updates about one-day volunteering, including Discover Engineering Family Day and the Big Build.

Fun House Program Volunteer

Thursday, April 26, 2018

The Education Department is looking for friendly, energetic, personable individuals to provide support for all-ages educational programming. The main role of program volunteers is to provide a positive, meaningful museum experience by interacting with and facilitating hands-on experiences with visitors of all ages. In addition,...

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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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