In the interest of protecting the public health of our staff and visitors, the Museum is temporarily closing to the public starting Saturday November 14th.


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.


The San Diego Air & Space Museum is seeking a Controller to join our outstanding team. The Controller leads and manages the day-to-day fiscal operations and financial reporting providing timely reports to senior management, the President & CEO, Finance Committee and Board of Directors consistent with generally accepted accounting principles. The Controller also manages the museum’s human resource functions, insurance, and annual audit. In addition, the Controller will provide accounting assistance to the Museum’s for-profit Low-Speed Wind Tunnel (LSWT). This position requires both high-level financial management and hands-on accounting. The Controller will temporarily be the sole full-time accounting staff for the museum. An additional Bookkeeper position is expected to be added within 3 to 9 months as needed. SDASM is seeking a proactive financial professional who understands their role in providing guidance and recommendations regarding all financial decisions for a high-profile nonprofit museum. The Controller will be part of the senior management team and will report directly to the President & CEO.

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