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, complete the PDF application for open positions by downloading the file to your computer, filling out the form, and submitting it by either pressing the green "Submit application via email" button on page three of the application, or by saving and sending the file as an attachment to careers [at] clevelandart.org.
For positions without an application form, please follow the instructions listed on the position detail page.
Employment opportunities at the Cleveland Museum of Art are listed below.
Information Management and Technology Services
The Web Developer applies web-based technology to disseminate information about the museum’s collections, exhibitions, educational and entertainment programming, and opportunities to support the museum.
he Security Supervisor is primarily responsible for the supervision and coordination of the activities of all on duty Gallery Guards and Night Watch Persons.
The Security Manager is primarily responsible for the supervision of Protection Services staff for CMA special events and floor operations.
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.
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.
The museum's Protection Services department has part-time opportunities for customer service oriented Night Watch Persons.
The museum seeks qualified part-time retail sales associate candidates to supplement its retail operation.
The museum seeks qualified applicants to supplement its in-house Call Center and Box Office operation.
The Deputy Director for Collections is responsible for overseeing and providing leadership for the Curatorial departments as well as Collections Management, Conservation, Exhibitions, Curatorial and Collection Publications, Performing Arts, and the Ingalls Library. A member of the senior management team, the Deputy Director for Collections develops policies, procedures, and guidelines related to the growth, management, exhibition and interpretation of the collections, and ensures adherence to the highest standards of scholarship while achieving maximum curatorial leadership and educational impact for audiences regionally, nationally, and internationally.
The museum’s Protection Services department has 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.