Working at the Museum

Thank you for your interest in working at the San Diego Air & Space Museum. The Museum believes in the empowerment of its people and that it's the people of an organization that creates success. The Museum believes in fair treatment to all, values diversity and is a committed Equal Opportunity Employer. Our diverse and talented staff identifies and supports our mission.

We encourage you to review our posted jobs and apply for a specific opening. Applying for a position helps us understand your skills and interests and allows us to contact those whose qualifications appear to most closely match position requirements. We regret that due to the number of applications we receive, we cannot respond personally to all of the highly qualified applicants who contact us. If you do not hear back from us, please feel free to check our openings and submit additional applications for other positions.

Notice: It is the policy of The San Diego Air & Space Museum to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, physical or mental disabilities, marital status, veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected under federal, state, or local law.

Development Assistant

The Development Assistant offers administrative support to the Development Director who is responsible for all monetary and in-kind development efforts for the Museum. The Development Assistant handles a variety of tasks related to institutional and individual giving. Much of the day's work is spent tracking and managing contributions in DonorPerfect, tracking donations and relationships with current and prospective donors, managing all phases of the Museum’s membership program, and researching ways to bring in additional funds through private, family and corporate foundations and direct mail. The Development Assistant also responds to queries from other organizations for museum ticket donations. This is a highly visible position requiring professionalism and extreme attention to detail.

Facilities Engineer

The Facility Engineer provides technical support to the Museum. The successful candidate will be experienced in a wide variety of technical skills including but not limited to, electronics, plumbing and HVAC.

Guest Experience Manager

The Guest Experience Manager supports the mission of the San Diego Air & Space Museum by providing oversight of the guest experience at the Museum including admissions, theater, simulators, food-service and other areas as assigned. The position requires a commitment to constant quality improvement of the guest experience. The Manager supervises approximately 20 staff. Responsibilities include managing, training, developing and mentoring staff and interacting with other Museum departments to ensure the best possible guest experience.

Exhibits Maintenance Technician

The Exhibits Department and Exhibits Team Members provide a key service in maintaining the overall look and experience of the Museum galleries. The Exhibits Maintenance Technician is responsible for light repair to, and maintenance of gallery exhibits as well as supervised assistance in the construction of exhibits for the Museum.

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