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 organizations are still listing the jobs as open. Our most recent full audit was May 17.

Additional Opportunities

These Missouri arts organizations routinely post multiple 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

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

St. Louis-area nonprofit jobs including arts/culture, education, environment, health, and social services: The Rome Group

OrganizationLocationPositionFull- or Part-TimeDeadline or Date Posted Here
Grand Center, Inc. (Grand Center Arts District)St. LouisAccountantPart-timeJune 29 deadline
Gateway Men’s ChorusSt. LouisArtistic DirectorPart-timeJune 30 deadline
True/False Film FestColumbiaDevelopment DirectorFull-timeJuly 1 deadline
Decision might be made before that date
National Museum of Toys and MiniaturesKansas CityMuseum RegistrarFull-timeOpen until filled
Application review started April 16
Cultural Corner Art Guild & GalleryChillicotheVisual Arts Instructors for painting, drawing, pottery, and children’s classesPart-timeOngoing
Columbia Art LeagueColumbiaExecutive DirectorFull-timeMay 29 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 CityAccounting / Office AssistantFull-timeJune 5 posted
Kauffman Center for the Performing ArtsKansas CityTicketing Services AssociatePart-timeOngoing
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas CityExecutive DirectorFull-timeMay 17 posted
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas CityMuseum Shop Sales AssociatePart-timeMay 17 posted
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas CityCafe Sebastienne: Chefs and Line CookExecutive Chef, full-time
Sous Chef, full-time
Line Cook, part-time
May 17 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
Robidoux Resident TheatreSt. JosephMusic Directors, Teachers, and Teaching AssistantsPart-timeOngoing
American VoicesSt. LouisDirector of Development and Community EngagementFull-timeMarch 20 posted
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. LouisSt. LouisYouth Development Professional, Art InstructionPart-timeMay 29 posted
COCA (Center of Creative Arts)St. LouisDirector of DevelopmentFull-timeMarch 29 posted
Contemporary Art Museum St. LouisSt. LouisVisitor Services AssociatesPart-timeMay 23 posted
Craft Alliance Center of Art + DesignSt. LouisVisual Arts Education FacultyPart-timeOngoing
DaySpring Arts and EducationSt. LouisVisual Arts and Music EducatorsPart-timeOngoing
Federal Reserve Bank of St. LouisSt. LouisGraphic DesignerFull-timeMay 21 posted
KDHXSt. LouisChief Engagement OfficerFull-timeMay 17 posted
Laumeier Sculpture ParkSt. LouisArt Studio InstructorsPart-timeOngoing
Mad ScienceSt. LouisAfter-School Art InstructorsPart-timeOngoing
The Magic House, St. Louis Children’s MuseumSt. LouisArt Studio and Make-It Workshop EducatorFull-timeMay 17 posted
National Blues MuseumSt. LouisDevelopment ManagerFull-timeDecember 19, 2017 posted
National Blues MuseumSt. LouisEnvironmental Services / CustodianPart-timeDecember 19, 2017 posted
Nine Network of Public MediaSt. LouisPreservation Service Account ManagerFull-timeMarch 21 posted
Nine Network of Public MediaSt. LouisMedia Relations ManagerFull-timeSeptember 21, 2017 posted
Opera Theatre of Saint LouisSt. LouisSeasonal Personnel: Costumes, Props, Run Crew, Front of House, Scenic/Lighting/Sound Materials CoordinatorVaries: Full-time and Part-time, March-JuneMarch 16 posted
Opera Theatre of Saint LouisSt. LouisSeasonal Interns: Development and Graphics/MediaFull-time, May-June, paidMarch 16 posted
PGAV DestinationsSt. LouisExhibit Designers, Graphic Designers, IllustratorsFull-timeOngoing
Repertory Theatre of St. LouisSt. LouisArtistic DirectorFull-timeMarch 16 posted
Saint Louis Fashion FundSt. LouisInstitutional Giving ManagerFull-timeMay 17 posted
Sheldon Arts FoundationSt. LouisDevelopment AssistantFull-timeMay 17 posted
Sheldon Arts FoundationSt. LouisFacilities Maintenance and Event Setup Staff MemberPart-timeMay 17 posted
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisDirector of MarketingFull-timeMay 17 posted
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisProduction Staff for 2018 seasonPart-timeOctober 26, 2017 posted
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisTeaching Artists in acting, musical theatre, dance, voice, special educationPart-timeOngoing
Washington University, School of Arts & Sciences, Department of Art History and ArchaeologySt. LouisAdministrative AssistantFull-timeApril 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
KYTVSpringfieldCreative Services – Graphic ArtistFull-timeMay 17 posted
Paragon 360Springfield3D Graphic ArtistFull-timeMay 17 posted
Pinnacle Sign GroupSpringfieldGraphic DesignerFull-timeMay 17 posted
Springfield BalletSpringfieldWorkshop Instructors and Substitute TeachersPart-timeOngoing