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Working at the BMA

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) offers a range of career opportunities. While some departments and positions require highly specialized education and experience, others seek individuals with more broad-based or skills-related backgrounds.

The BMA is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to building a culturally diverse staff and strongly encourage all qualified professionals to apply.

Current Openings

Chief of External Affairs

The Chief of External Affairs (CEA) will lead and develop overall contributed and earned income strategies for annual operational and endowment growth.

Publications Editor

Working within the Marketing and Experience Division, the Publications Editor will serve as one of the Museum's lead editors, overseeing the development and production of exhibition catalogs and gallery guides while supporting digital and print projects such as BMA Today, the Museum's members magazine.

Manager of Interpretation and Evaluation

The BMA is seeking a Manager of Interpretation and Evaluation to assist in the development, implementation, and evaluation of interpretive media, technologies, and programs.

Associate Curator/Curator and Department Head, Arts of Africa, the Americas, Asia, and the Pacific Islands

The Baltimore Museum of Art seeks a full-time Associate Curator/Curator to serve as Department Head for the Arts of Africa, the Americas, Asia, and the Pacific Islands (AAAPI), one of the country’s largest and most comprehensive collections of artworks created outside of the Euro-American cultural sphere.

Public Engagement Coordinator

The BMA is seeking a dynamic and innovative Public Engagement Coordinator to work with the BMA’s branch location, the BMA Lexington Market (LM). This full-time position reports to the Manager of Public Engagement in the Education Division.

Senior Maintenance Technician

The Baltimore Museum of Art is seeking an experienced Senior Maintenance Technician to support general building operations and maintenance. The ideal candidate will Inspect, test, and perform Operation & Maintenance (O&M) preventative maintenance inspections on mechanical, electrical and automatic temperature control equipment utilizing results-oriented strategies to ensure continuing operation.

Warehouse Coordinator

The Baltimore Museum of Art is seeking a full-time Warehouse Coordinator to work closely with departments across the institution on their storage needs. The Warehouse Coordinator will have an understanding of inventory management, space management and ability to coordinate the movement of various and diverse types of objects.

Exhibition Design Assistant

The Baltimore Museum of Art seeks a focused, detail-oriented person to assist the Exhibition Designer in the planning and development of special exhibitions, as well as the rotation and maintenance of permanent collection galleries. Under the guidance of the Exhibition Designer, the Exhibition Design Assistant will develop technical drawings, plans, and mock-ups that will guide the installation of our exhibitions.

Art Educator Free Family Sundays – Temporary, Part Time

The BMA is seeking contract art educators to lead the BMA’s Free Family Sundays workshop series. Art educators will plan and execute drop-in art workshops for families. This role will work in partnership with the Director of Public Programs and the Education and Interpretation division to develop the program’s curricula and art-making activities, as well as lead the art-making workshops.

Network Administrator

The Baltimore Museum of Art seeks a full-time Network Administrator who maintains computer infrastructure with a focus on networking.

Image Services and Rights Coordinator

This position is located within the Curatorial Division and assists the Manager of Digital Asset Services in maintaining assets and intellectual property related to the BMA's collection and imaging operations.


The BMA is not currently recruiting for internship positions. Please check back later this summer for our fall 2024 internship opportunities.

Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the BMA. We are not currently accepting new volunteer applications but please check back for future opportunities.