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.


Senior Educator of Community Engagement

Friday, November 9, 2018

Education Department This position oversees community programming and initiatives, with an emphasis on Museum Members.  Primary programs include the Museum’s Camp program and Members’ Birthday Parties; other experiences include programming for Family+ Members, workshops and activities for specific membership groups, and programming for other community...

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Visitor Services Representatives

Tuesday, November 6, 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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Development Coordinator

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Development Department Under the supervision of the Director of Development Operations & Events (DDOE), this position provides administrative support for the Museum’s donor programs. Museum donors include individuals, corporations, associations, foundations, and government agencies, who contribute to the Museum’s mission, exhibitions, education programs, and special...

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Director of Human Resources

Monday, October 15, 2018

The Director of Human Resources is responsible for overall administration, coordination, and evaluation of the human resources function for the Museum with staff of 100+ employees, including recruitment and placement, benefits administration, employee relations, ADP payroll processing and administration, and implementation of new human resources...

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Museum Teacher: Birthday Parties

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Education Department The Museum is seeking flexible and enthusiastic individuals to facilitate our popular children’s birthday party programs. 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....

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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.

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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