Careers and Internships

Work with Us

Working at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art is an exciting, challenging, rewarding and unique opportunity to impact Northeast Indiana with a world-class museum experience. For each of our open positions, in addition to the education and experience listed, we look for enthusiastic individuals with positive attitudes that have the desire to improve quality of life in Northeast Indiana. We structure our interviews to find people who care about others and who will contribute to a constructive and healthy work environment. Additionally, the people we look for are creative problem solvers and motivated to create excellent work.

OPEN POSITIONS

Part Time Paradigm Gallery Sales Associate

DEPARTMENT

Paradigm Gallery

REPORTS TO

Paradigm Gallery Director

STATUS

Part time, $12/hour.

View the Job Description

SUMMARY

The Paradigm Gallery Sales Associate assists with the coordination of many aspects of the museum’s premier sales gallery, the Paradigm Gallery. Responsibilities will include greeting customers, helping customers with purchases, making sales transactions, assisting with inventory, restyling displays, opening and closing as needed.

Interested applicants should review the Job Description, then submit a resume and brief cover letter to Abby Leon at abby.leon@fwmoa.org.

Part Time Children's Docent Tour Guide

DEPARTMENT

Education

REPORTS TO

Children’s Education Staff

STATUS

Part time, volunteer.

SUMMARY

Docents are museum volunteers and are essential to educating the public about the diverse exhibitions on display at FWMoA, using the art as a tool to expand the minds of all who listen and learn. Leading engaging tours is a unique opportunity to work with children, heighten your mental engagement, and contribute to your community. All interested individuals will be asked to undergo a background check before joining the docent team. All finalists for this position must successfully pass a criminal background check.

Contact Alyssa Dumire at 260 422-6467 alyssa.dumire@fwmoa.org to learn more about this opportunity.

Internships

The internship program is open to college and graduate students and recent graduates. The internship is offered on a volunteer basis. Students desiring academic credit for their internship must arrange for it themselves with their academic institution. To correspond with class or work, interns can arrange flexible schedules. However, some nights and weekend hours may be required during special events.