Opportunities & Openings

The Minnesota Museum of American Art is preparing to open a brand new museum! Want to get involved? See below for current job openings and other opportunities.

Gallery Assistant (Hourly)
The M seeks Gallery Assistants to circulate through our galleries and public spaces, greeting and acknowledging visitors while protecting artworks. Gallery Assistants provide information or directions, enforce visitor guidelines and assure safety, as well as perform procedural duties as required. Hours: Variable based upon availability and museum schedule, minimum of 10 hours a week; wage is $12.50 per hour. The position will remain open until filled. We have immediate openings, and are also looking to maintain a pool of applicants for special events.

Volunteer @ the M: Volunteers are vital to the M. They help oversee all aspects of visitor experience: enthusiastically welcome all who come to the museum and help them make the most of their visit. The M’s volunteers assist at special events, share information about upcoming programs, help resident artists at our Center for Creativity and with the sale of merchandise. Volunteering at the M requires no previous experience – you only need a desire to learn more about art and be eager provide excellent customer service and a warm welcome to all who visit the M!

Do you find yourself reading these job listings and wondering: “Am I qualified for this?” or “Would this job really fit my interests as well as the description suggests it could?” If so, we want you to ask us! Every job posted here includes an email address that introduces you to a real, live human being. We know you might need more info, or have a special situation — and we welcome applicants with a variety of experiences. The M’s mission statement reads: To inspire people to discover themselves and their communities through American art. Reach out. We really do want to hear from you if you have questions.