Careers and Internships

Career Opportunities

Director of External Affairs

The Ella Sharp Museum seeks an energetic, innovative, and dynamic individual to lead the museum’s fundraising, membership, marketing, and outreach efforts. The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience in cultivating donors, working strategically, and collaborating with internal and external stakeholders to nurture partnerships that support the museum’s engagement efforts. Click here to learn more.

Curator of Collections

The Ella Sharp Museum seeks an energetic, innovative, and dynamic individual to lead the museum’s collecting efforts. The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience building a collection, working strategically, and collaborating with internal and external stakeholders to nurture partnerships that support collecting and exhibition efforts. Click here to learn more.

Business Office Manager

The Ella Sharp Museum seeks an accounting and office manager who can perform financial record keeping and reporting and assists in administration of human resource functions and the information technology needs of the museum. Click here to learn more.

Facility Rental Assistant

The Ella Sharp Museum seeks a facility rental assistant that will staff rental events at Ella Sharp Museum and serves as lead bartender. With a focus on logistics and customer service, the Assistant organizes supplies in advance of events such as weddings, corporate meetings, fundraisers, and bridal showers and tends bar as necessary. Occasionally supervises contracted bartending staff, sets up tables and chairs, and interact with a variety of museum guests. Evening and weekends availability required. Click here to learn more.

Docent (Museum Tour Guide)

The Ella Sharp Museum is seeking a contract tour guide to support school and public programs throughout 2019. The primary purpose of this position is to provide a welcoming, engaging environment and rewarding learning experience to museum visitors through guided tours and supervised activities. A multi-day training will be provided. This is a contract position and will work between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. (Monday-Friday). Amount of hours are variable depending on program needs and scheduled visits. Click here to learn more.