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 an arts or cultural program of the federal government. We feature internships if they are paid.

To have your job information posted here, please email moarts@ded.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 audit was July 17.

Additional Missouri Opportunities

In addition to what we have posted here, the following Missouri arts organizations regularly post many full-time and part-time opportunities on the employment pages of their websites: COCA (Center of Creative Arts) (St. Louis), Kansas City Art Institute, Missouri History Museum (St. Louis), Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Saint Louis Art Museum, STL Symphony

St. Louis-area nonprofit jobs, including arts/culture, education, environment, health, and social services, 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
Ragtag Film Society (True/False Film Fest and Ragtag Cinema)ColumbiaExecutive DirectorFull-timeOpen until filled
July 23 deadline for priority consideration
National Museum of Toys and MiniaturesKansas CitySenior Manager of Development and CommunicationsFull-timeOpen until filled
Application review starts July 31
True/False Film FestColumbiaCommunity Partnership CoordinatorPart-timeAugust 15 deadline
Laumeier Sculpture ParkSt. LouisMuseum GuidePart-timeAugust 16 deadline
Lindenwood University, Theatre DepartmentSt. CharlesScenic Shop CarpenterFull-timeAugust 31 deadline
St. Louis Public RadioSt. LouisGuest Relations SpecialistPart-time, mornings M-FAugust 31 deadline
Cultural Corner Art Guild & GalleryChillicotheVisual Arts Instructors for painting, drawing, pottery, and children’s classesPart-timeOngoing
Columbia Art LeagueColumbiaExecutive DirectorFull-timeMay 29 posted
Historic Preservation ConsultingColumbiaArchitectural HistorianFull-timeJuly 3 posted
Missouri SymphonyColumbiaExecutive DirectorFull-timeJuly 19 posted
True/False Film FestColumbiaPartnership Trade CoordinatorPart-time seasonal, September through mid-March
Must live in Columbia
July 9 posted
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
American Jazz MuseumKansas CityOperations AssistantFull-timeJuly 27 posted
el dorado inc.Kansas CityCuratorial Project ManagerFull-timeJuly 23 posted
el dorado inc.Kansas CityMarketing CoordinatorFull-timeJuly 23 posted
el dorado inc.Kansas CityProject Designer / ArchitectFull-timeJuly 23 posted
el dorado inc.Kansas CityProject ManagerFull-timeJuly 23 posted
el dorado inc.Kansas CityUrban DesignerFull-timeJuly 23 posted
HNTBKansas CityArchitecture: Architects, Designers, Project ManagersFull-timeJuly 23 posted
Kauffman Center for the Performing ArtsKansas CityTicketing Services AssociatePart-timeOngoing
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas CityMuseum Protection OfficerFull-timeJuly 17 posted
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas CityExecutive DirectorFull-timeMay 17 posted
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas CityCafe Sebastienne: Host/HostessUnspecifiedJuly 17 posted
University of Missouri-Kansas CityKansas CityModels for Studio Art ClassesPart-timeAugust 8 posted
Presser Arts CenterMexicoDirectors and Instructors in vocal and instrumental music; theatre; movement and dance; writing; visual arts including watercolor, paper arts, ceramics, fiber, jewelry and moreFull- and part-time positionsOngoing
Johnson County Arts & Heritage CenterOverland Park, KansasTeaching Artists in dance, drama, musical theatre, Spanish language and culturePart-timeJuly 23 posted
Robidoux Resident TheatreSt. JosephMusic Directors, Teachers, and Teaching AssistantsPart-timeOngoing
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. LouisSt. LouisArt InstructorsPart-timeJuly 24 posted
City Music and Education CenterSt. Louis (Crestwood)Woodwind and Brass TechnicianPart-timeJuly 23 posted
Craft Alliance Center of Art + DesignSt. LouisVisual Arts Education FacultyPart-timeOngoing
DaySpring Arts and EducationSt. LouisVisual Arts and Music EducatorsPart-timeOngoing
Harris Stowe State UniversitySt. LouisAdjunct Instructor in ArtPart-timeJuly 27 posted
Harris Stowe State UniversitySt. LouisAdjunct Instructor in MusicPart-timeJuly 27 posted
Jazz St. LouisSt. LouisEducation Associate, Jazz AcademyFull-timeJuly 23 posted
KDHXSt. LouisMusic Department CoordinatorFull-timeJuly 17 posted
Laumeier Sculpture ParkSt. LouisArt Studio InstructorsPart-timeOngoing
Mad ScienceSt. LouisAfter-School Art InstructorsPart-timeOngoing
National Blues MuseumSt. LouisGift Shop AssociateUnspecifiedJuly 17 posted
Nine Network of Public MediaSt. LouisDirector of Digital MediaFull-timeJuly 17 posted
Nine Network of Public MediaSt. LouisPreservation Service Account ManagerFull-timeMarch 21 posted
PGAV DestinationsSt. LouisInterior DesignerFull-timeJuly 9 posted
PGAV DestinationsSt. LouisExhibit Designers, Graphic Designers, IllustratorsFull-timeOngoing
Regional Arts CommissionSt. LouisSystems AdministratorFull-timeJuly 16 posted
Regional Arts CommissionSt. LouisProgram Manager, Strategic InitiativesFull-timeJuly 16 posted
St. Louis Renaissance Festival St. Louis (Wentzville)Seasonal Personnel in marketing, food prep, grounds, merchandise sales

Part-time: festival runs September 15 – October 14June 26 posted
Saint Louis Science CenterSt. LouisExhibit DesignerFull-timeAugust 8 posted
Sheldon Arts FoundationSt. LouisFacilities Maintenance and Event Setup Staff MemberPart-timeOngoing
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisAcademy Administrative AssistantPart-timeJuly 17 posted
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisProduction StaffPart-timeOngoing
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisTeaching Artists in acting, musical theatre, dance, voice, special educationPart-timeOngoing
U.S. Art CompanySt. LouisFine Art HandlerPart-timeJune 29 posted
Washington University, Sam Fox School of Design and Visual ArtsSt. LouisProgram CoordinatorFull-timeJuly 16 posted
World Chess Hall of FameSt. LouisGallery AttendantPart-timeOngoing
World Chess Hall of FameSt. LouisRetail AssociatePart-timeOngoing
Daum Museum of Contemporary Art at State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaAssistant Curator/RegistrarFull-timeMarch 16 posted
State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaExecutive Director of Marketing and Communications
Responsibilities include website of Daum Museum of Contemporary Art
Full-timeJune 7 posted
Bass Pro ShopsSpringfieldDesign ArchitechtFull-timeAugust 15 posted
Springfield BalletSpringfieldWorkshop Instructors and Substitute TeachersPart-timeOngoing