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.


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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Team Leader: Investigating Where We Live

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Education Department The National Building Museum seeks three creative, adaptable, and passionate individuals to serve as Team Leaders for Investigating Where We Live, a summer program for youth, ages 13 – 18. Working collaboratively with staff, interns, volunteers, and program partners, Team Leaders guide a...

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Visitor Services Representative

Monday, March 6, 2017

Visitor Services Department Are you a team player? Good at multi-tasking and have the desire to deal with the public? If so, then we have the job for you! The Museum seeks to fill multiple positions for visitor services representatives to perform overall visitor services...

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Education Programming Intern

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Education Department The National Building Museum’s Education Department seeks an intern who is interested in learning about museum education programming.  Programming during the summer will focus on inter-generational audiences (children and adults learning together) and content related to the Museum’s summer installation.  This is an...

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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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