New Line Theatre, St. Louis | The Sweet Smell of Success | photo, Jill Ritter Lindberg

JOB OPPORTUNITIES IN MISSOURI ARTS

We feature job opportunities that are taking place in Missouri or within 25 miles of the Missouri borders, have a strong Missouri link, or are part of a cultural program of the federal government. We feature internships if they are paid.

To have your job information posted here, please email moarts@ltgov.mo.gov with a link to the information on your website. The postings are free.

We check these postings periodically to determine whether the jobs are still listed as open by the organizations. Our most recent full check of all the postings on the list was September 9.

Additional Missouri Opportunities

In addition to what we have posted here, several major Missouri arts and cultural organizations regularly have multiple full-time and part-time opportunities available. For their most up-to-date jobs listings, check the employment/careers pages on their websites: COCA (Center of Creative Arts) (St. Louis), Kansas City Art Institute, Missouri History Museum (St. Louis), Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art (Kansas City), Saint Louis Art Museum, and STL Symphony

Nonprofit jobs in the St. Louis area, including education, environment, health, and social services as well as arts and culture, are posted on The Rome Group.

National Opportunities

Nationwide arts jobs: Americans for the Arts

Nationwide jobs for filmmakers: National Alliance for Media Art and Culture

Nationwide resources for arts careers, schools, and professional growth: The Art Career Project

OrganizationLocationPositionFull- or Part-TimeDeadline or Date Posted Here
Laumeier Sculpture ParkSt. LouisAssistant PreparatorPart-timeSeptember 21 deadline
University of Missouri-St. Louis, Touhill Performing Arts CenterSt. LouisHouse ManagerPart-time September 23 deadline
True/False Film FestColumbiaSustainability CoordinatorPart-time seasonal, November-MarchSeptember 30 deadline
Arts Council of Southeast MissouriCape GirardeauGallery ManagerFull-timeMay 20 posted
Cultural Corner Art Guild & GalleryChillicotheVisual Arts Instructors for painting, drawing, pottery, and children’s classesPart-timeOngoing
TRYPS Children’s Theatre Institute at Stephens CollegeColumbiaTheatre creative staff including teachers; costume, scenic, lighting, and sound designers; choreographers; stage managers; master electricians; sound and light board operatorsPart-timeOngoing
St. Charles Community CollegeCottlevillePart-time Faculty: Graphic DesignPart-time, Spring 2020 semesterSeptember 9 posted
St. Charles Community CollegeCottlevillePart-time Faculty: Art History, Music, TheatrePart-time, Spring 2020 semesterSeptember 9 posted
St. Charles Community CollegeCottlevillePart-time Faculty: Studio Art and Graphic DesignPart-time, Spring 2020 semesterSeptember 9 posted
St. Charles Community CollegeCottlevilleTheatre Production AssistantPart-timeSeptember 9 posted
George A. Spiva Center for the ArtsJoplinExecutive DirectorFull-timeFebruary 15 posted
American Jazz MuseumKansas CityExecutive DirectorFull-timeJune 24 posted
Kansas City Ballet, SchoolKansas CityTeachersPart-timeOngoing
Kansas City SymphonyKansas CityCustomer Relations RepresentativePart-timeOngoing
Kauffman Center for the Performing ArtsKansas CityTicketing Services AssociatePart-timeApril 1 posted
Kauffman Center for the Performing ArtsKansas CityTeam CaptainPart-timeSeptember 6, 2018 posted
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas CityMuseum Educator: Docents, Schools, and ToursPart-time 2019, full-time 2020September 9 posted
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas City PreparatorFull-timeSeptember 9 posted
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas CityIntegrated Marketing CoordinatorFull-timeSeptember 9 posted
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas CityFacility TechnicianPart-timeApril 22 posted
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas CityProtection OfficerPart-timeApril 22 posted
KC Starlight TheatreKansas CityFacilities Day CrewPart-time seasonal, May-SeptemberOngoing
KC Starlight TheatreKansas CityTicket Services StaffPart-time seasonal, May-SeptemberOngoing
KC Starlight TheatreKansas CitySubcontractors: bartender; concert ushers, gate screeners, and security; concession supervisor; parking cashiers and attendants; prep cook; warehouse associatePart-timeOngoing
National WWI Museum and MemorialKansas CityDevelopment ManagerFull-timeAugust 8 posted
National WWI Museum and MemorialKansas CityGuest Services AssociatePart-timeMay 13 posted
Rockhurst University, Center for Arts and LettersKansas City Director of Arts and Letters Full-timeAugust 22 posted
Tri-County Mental Health Services, Inc.Kansas CityArt TherapistFull-timeSeptember 9 posted
City of Liberty, Liberty Performing Arts TheatreLibertyTheater TechnicianPart-timeSeptember 9 posted
City of O’FallonO’FallonCultural Arts CoordinatorFull-timeSeptember 9 posted
James River ChurchOzarkGraphic DesignerFull-timeSeptember 9 posted
Missouri University of Science and TechnologyRollaMedia ProducerPart-timeSeptember 9 posted
Foundry Art CentreSt. CharlesSupport StaffPart-timeSeptember 9 posted
Lindenwood University, Department of University RelationsSt. CharlesArt DirectorFull-timeSeptember 9 posted
Lindenwood UniversitySt. CharlesAdjunct Instructor in Art HistoryPart-timeOngoing
Arts and Education CouncilSt. LouisDevelopment CoordinatorFull-timeAugust 23 posted
Barrett Barrera Projects and projects+gallerySt. LouisRegistrarFull-timeJuly 2 posted
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis St. LouisArt InstructorsPart-timeJune 27 posted
CHIPS Health and Wellness CenterSt. LouisProgram Manager, CLUB CHIPSPart-timeApril 2 posted
City Music and Education CenterSt. LouisClarinet InstructorPart-timeSeptember 5 posted
Contemporary Art Museum St. LouisSt. LouisVisitor Services AssociatePart-timeSeptember 9 posted
Contemporary Art Museum St. LouisSt. LouisBartenderPart-timeFebruary 15 posted
Contemporary Art Museum St. LouisSt. LouisSecurity GuardPart-timeFebruary 15 posted
Craft Alliance Center of Art + DesignSt. LouisTeachers for Workshops and ClassesPart-timeOngoing
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. LouisMusic Instructors: Piano and GuitarPart-timeSeptember 13 posted
Dayspring Arts & EducationSt. LouisLEGO Robotics InstructorPart-timeSeptember 13 posted
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. LouisMaintenance and Repair PersonPart-timeSeptember 9 posted
Fontbonne UniversitySt. LouisAdjunct Faculty in Art, Music, and TheatrePart-timeOngoing
Harris Stowe State UniversitySt. LouisAdjunct Instructor in ArtPart-timeOngoing
Harris Stowe State UniversitySt. LouisAdjunct Instructor in MusicPart-timeOngoing
Imagine Arts Academy of St. Louis and Mad ScienceSt. LouisAfter-School Art InstructorsPart-time, 2019-2020Ongoing
Kransberg Arts FoundationSt. LouisFront and Back of House Positions, The Dark RoomPart-timeOngoing
Laumeier Sculpture ParkSt. LouisArt Studio InstructorsPart-timeOngoing
National Blues MuseumSt. LouisMarketing SpecialistPart-timeAugust 8 posted
National Blues MuseumSt. LouisMuseum AssociatePart-timeJuly 1 posted
Nine Network of Public MediaSt. LouisGrant CoordinatorFull-timeJuly 19 posted
Opera Theatre of Saint LouisSt. LouisEducation and Engagement CoordinatorFull-timeAugust 27 posted
PGAV DestinationsSt. LouisDesigners, ArchitectsFull-timeOngoing
Pulitzer Arts FoundationSt. LouisCommunications AssistantFull-timeSeptember 9 posted
Pulitzer Arts FoundationSt. LouisVisitor Experience ManagerFull-timeAugust 1 posted
Repertory Theatre of St. LouisSt. LouisCommunity OrganizerFull-timeSeptember 9 posted
Repertory Theatre of St. LouisSt. LouisSpecial Events ManagerFull-timeSeptember 9 posted
Repertory Theatre of St. LouisSt. LouisParking AmbassadorsPart-timeSeptember 9 posted
Repertory Theatre of St. LouisSt. LouisProduction Associate/Shopper BuyerPart-time seasonal, to March 20September 9 posted
Repertory Theatre of St. LouisSt. LouisSound EngineerPart-timeJuly 1 posted
Saint Louis BalletSt. LouisGrant WriterPart-time, consultantJuly 24 posted
St. Louis Children’s ChoirsSt. LouisEnsemble AssistantPart-timeSeptember 9 posted
St. Louis Jewish Community Center, New Jewish TheatreSt. LouisA/V TechniciansPart-timeSeptember 9 posted
St. Louis Jewish Community Center, New Jewish TheatreSt. LouisConstruction TechniciansPart-timeSeptember 9 posted
St. Louis Public Radio St. LouisInternships in Development, News, Production, Special Events, and Visual CommunicationPart-timeOngoing
St. Louis Story Stitchers Artists CollectiveSt. LouisProgram DirectorFull-time, one-year appointment, potentially renewableJuly 23 posted
Sheldon Arts FoundationSt. LouisEvents AssistantFull-timeSeptember 9 posted
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisAcademy Administrative AssistantPart-timeJuly 17, 2018 posted
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisProduction StaffPart-timeOngoing
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisTeaching Artists in acting, musical theatre, dance, voice, special educationPart-timeOngoing
Tennessee Williams Festival St. LouisSt. LouisManaging Director or Director of OperationsFull-timeJuly 24 posted
Washington University in St. Louis, Mildred Lane Kemper Art MuseumSt. LouisAssistant EducatorFull-timeSeptember 3 posted
Washington University in St. Louis, Mildred Lane Kemper Art MuseumSt. LouisVisitor Experience AssociatesPart-timeSeptember 6 posted
World Chess Hall of FameSt. LouisGallery AttendantPart-timeOngoing
World Chess Hall of FameSt. LouisRetail AssociatePart-timeOngoing
State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaAdjunct Instructor in MusicPart-timeSeptember 9 posted
State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaAdjunct Instructor in ArtPart-timeApril 3 posted
Springfield BalletSpringfieldWorkshop Instructors and Substitute TeachersPart-timeOngoing
We Live Performing Arts CenterGranite City, IllinoisDance Teacher/ChoreographerPart-timeAugust 25 posted