Job/Volunteer Opportunities

Job Opportunity: Executive Director

Museums Alaska seeks an Executive Director to perform the following duties: 1) Provide a central office for Museums Alaska, Inc.; 2) Produce Museums Alaska newsletter communications and publications; 3) Prepare grant proposals and manage fundraising efforts, complying with all grant terms and conditions of grants received; 4) Maintain membership lists and develop membership; 5) Maintain […]

Hammer Museum hiring intern

The Hammer Museum is now accepting applications for their 2017 summer internship program. Founded in Haines, Alaska the Hammer Museum holds a collection that’s just as surprising as the majestic coastal mountains that surround it.  This museum is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the history of the hammer, man’s first tool. With 2,000 hammers […]

Haines Sheldon Museum seeking intern

The Haines Sheldon Museum, an AAM–accredited museum located in Haines, Alaska, is seeking an intern to help with a collections inventory project that will begin in January 2017. The intern will also help staff with exhibits, museum store, and educational programming as determined by the candidate’s interests and skills. The intern will be paid minimum […]

Curator of Educational Programs, Kawerak

JOB TITLE: Curator of Educational Programs DIVISION: Administration POSITION STATUS: Regular, Full Time, Non-exempt PAY SCALE GRADE: 13-14-15-16 ($27.67 to $38.30) DOE REPORTS TO: Cultural Center Director See the position description for more information: Curator of Educational Programs, Kawerak. Interested individuals may contact Human Resources with questions at 907-443-5231. Applications can be accessed via Kawerak’s website at http://www.kawerak.org or […]

Collections Manager, Museum of the Aleutians

POSITION:  Collections Manager CLASS:  Full Time, Salary         SALARY: $55,000 REPORTS TO: Director              MONITORS:  Volunteers, Interns SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for carrying out the mission and policies of the museum through management of departmental activities, including the proper storage, conservation, handling and documentation of the Museum’s collections, […]

2016 Museums Alaska Board nominations

PLEASE NOMINATE OR SELF-NOMINATE CANDIDATES WHO WILL REPRESENT YOUR INTEREST ON MUSEUM ISSUES. Museums Alaska is seeking to fill four open seats on the Board of Directors at the September Annual Meeting in Juneau. Terms run from 2016-2019. The deadline for nominations has been extended to Sunday, August 21, 2016. A Museums Alaska board member […]

Collections & Exhibits Manager – Alutiiq Museum

The Alutiiq Museum and Archaeological Repository is hiring a Collections and Exhibits Manager. Join our dedicated team to lead the care and use of the museum’s collections. To apply visit: http://www.alutiiqmuseum.org/news