Employment & Internships


BAM seeks an energetic, detail oriented individual to join our team as a Janitor for approximately 10 hours per week. Primary duties are to clean, sanitize, and maintain designated spaces within the Boise Art Museum both inside and outside of the building with careful attention to the safety of the artwork, staff and visitors.  Tasks will include, but are not limited to: Sweeping and mopping floors; vacuuming carpets; emptying trash cans and recycle bins. Cleaning and disinfecting public restrooms; replenishing all supplies. Sanitizing high touch handles and railings; and removing fingerprints from woodwork and walls, doors and window frames.

High school diploma or GED required. One year of janitorial experience or willingness to be trained using BAM procedures. Willing to work an 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. morning shift, potentially up to 6 days per week. Once trained, able to work with minimal supervision. Physically capable of lifting and moving objects up to 50 pounds.

Send cover letter and resume to Mackenzie@boiseartmuseum.org.
No in-person or telephone inquiries please. 

Posted: 5/15/20

Boise Art Museum seeks a Curator of Art, who is responsible for ensuring the successful delivery of each exhibition, including scheduling, organizing, designing, managing, and installing the Museum’s art exhibitions in fulfillment of the Museum’s mission. Full Job Description »

Send cover letter, resume, 3 professional references, and writing sample to Mackenzie@boiseartmuseum.org.
No in-person or telephone inquiries please. 

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in art, art history, or related field.  5-7 years of program management experience, including curatorial/education experience, strategic planning, and supervisory experience at an established art museum.  Knowledge of project management methodologies, processes and tools. Competency with desktop computer, presentation software, spreadsheet software.  Effective interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills.  Ability to perform each project task seamlessly, often switching between high-level strategy and helping with supporting tasks as needed to promote team success.  Attention to detail and a high level of efficiency, strategic thinking and common sense problem solving.  Ability to understand and manage high-profile, sensitive or controversial situations. At least five (5) years of personnel management experience.

BAM’s Hiring Process

We appreciate your interest and thank you for your patience.  The hiring process often takes longer than anticipated.  All applicants will be notified when the position has been filled.  Candidates should not expect interim communications during the hiring process, other than those stated below.

  1. Job announcement posted
  2. Applications received via email
  3. Confirmation of receipt of application materials sent via email
  4. Finalists are contacted for interviews and provided detailed job description
  5. Interviews are conducted
  6. References are contacted
  7. Employment offer is made
  8. After employment offer is accepted, all candidates who have applied are notified via email

Posted: 2/21/20


There are no internships available at this time.