Employment Opportunities

Interested in beginning or advancing a career in the arts? A variety of talents and skills are needed at the Cleveland Museum of Art. We look for dynamic, creative individuals with the knowledge and experience to join our staff and enhance our reputation as one of the finest comprehensive art museums in the United States.

The museum provides an exceptional opportunity for you to contribute your talents and expertise. If one of the currently posted positions is of interest to you, resume [at] clevelandart [dot] org (e-mail us at resume [at] clevelandart [dot] org.)

Employment opportunities at the Cleveland Museum of Art are listed below.

Design and Architecture

The museum’s Exhibition Production department seeks qualified candidates for a Production Assistant. The Production Assistant performs all related services necessary for preparing exhibition and permanent collection galleries at the museum.


The museum’s development department seeks qualified candidates for its two Associate Director of Principal Gifts positions to assist with the ongoing development and implementation of the museum’s comprehensive principal giving program.

Information Management and Technology Services

The museum’s Information Technology department seeks qualified candidates for its Software Developer position. The Collection Information Software Developer is the museum’s technical specialist for administering, expanding, and integrating collection information systems to meet the museum’s digital strategy goals.

Protection Services

The museum’s Protection Services department seeks a Security Supervisor to join its Protection Services staff. The Security Supervisor supervises and coordinates the activities of the museum’s security force to provide protection and security of the collection, facility, staff, patrons and visitors to ensure excellence in public relations.

Museum Store

The museum seeks qualified part-time retail sales associate candidates to supplement its retail operation. The Sales Associates will provide exceptional customer service, sell, and process merchandise while creating a positive experience for museum visitors.

Protection Services

The museum’s Protection Services department has full-time and part-time opportunities for customer service oriented Gallery Guards. The Gallery Guard provides assistance and simple directions to visitors as well as protecting the Museum’s collection, staff and visitors against fire, theft and accidents.