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DO WHAT YOU LOVE

Career opportunities at the Seattle Art Museum offer more than just work. SAM attracts, develops, and retains highly qualified employees who enrich and develop their love of the arts while contributing specific skills and talents to our mission. ​

We offer employment in administration, admissions, curatorial, development, education, finance and operations, museum services, retail, security, and other professional fields.

SAM is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Qualified individuals who bring diverse perspectives to the workplace are especially encouraged to apply.

Current Openings

SAM accepts applications only for current openings. To be considered for an open position, send a cover letter, résumé, and SAM employment application to the email address provided with the specific job posting.

Please, no telephone or email inquiries; due to high volume, we are unable to respond to individual applicants.​

Assistant Manager for Gallery Learning
Job Description
Open until filled
AsstMgrGalleryLearning@seattleartmuseum.org


The Kayla Skinner Deputy Director of Education and Public Programs

Job Description
Application deadline is August 8, 2014
DirectorEducation@seattleartmuseum.org


Digital Production Designer

Job Description
Open until filled
DigitalProductionDesigner@seattleartmuseum.org


Environmental Services Supervisor
Job Description​
Open until filled
ESSupervisor​@seattleartmuseum.org


Environmental Services Technician (part time)
Job Description
Open until filled
​EST@seattleartmuseum.org


Private Events Manager

Job Description​​
Open until filled
FacilitiesMarketingMgr@seattleartmuseum.org


Gardener/Facilities Assistant

Job Description
Open until filled
FacilitiesAssistant@seattleartmuseum.org


Visitor Services Officer (part time)

Job Description
Open until filled
PT-VSO@seattleartmuseum.org

Online applications will receive automatic confirmation receipt.

Thank you for your interest in SAM employment opportunities!

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INTERNSHIPS

The SAM internship program offers part-time unpaid internships for one or more academic quarters each year. Students may be eligible to earn academic credit; however, credit programs are managed through individual academic institutions. Available opportunities vary from quarter to quarter. Internships at SAM are very competitive and we are unable to place all applicants.

OPPORTUNITIES

Prospective interns can apply for positions in the following departments quarterly:

  • Communications

  • Curatorial

  • Education + Public Programs

  • Libraries

Quarterly application deadlines:

  • Fall: August 1

  • Winter: November 1

  • Spring: February 1

  • Summer: April 15

Additionally, applications are accepted on an ongoing basis for other opportunities listed below as "open until filled":​

Public Programs Intern
Internship Des​cription​
Open until filled​​