Balboa Park Jobs

Imagine spending the day in beautiful Balboa Park...Helping to share its treasures, enhance its beauty, talk about its culture, or celebrate its great history. There are many kinds of jobs and volunteer opportunities within Balboa Park for every kind of skill set. Take a look below for current job opportunities available* in Balboa Park. Please visit the individual organization websites for volunteer opportunities.

*Please verify that a listing is still accepting applications with the specific institution or organization before applying.

  • Balboa Art Conservation Center

    No positions listed at this time.

  • Balboa Park Cultural Partnership / Balboa Park Explorer Pass

    Marketing Coordinator – Posting Date: 4/17/2024:
    The Balboa Park Cultural Partnership is seeking a Marketing Coordinator. The Marketing Coordinator supports the development and execution of strategies and tactics for increasing sales and awareness of Balboa Park Explorer, improving visitation to the Balboa Park Cultural District museums, experiences, and raising the brand profile of the Cultural District among target audiences. Using your experience and skills you will assist with the final review, packaging, and submission of advertising materials to vendors, collect information and updates from venues in the Cultural District, plan and execute events for Balboa Park Explorer Passholders, assist with sourcing content for social media, website, and newsletters, and collect and report analytics and data on digital campaigns. In addition, a portion of your time will be dedicated to overseeing the Arts+Culture:San Diego social media presence – you will source and generate content for Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn, and boost posts as needed. You will also occasionally assist with updating content on the Arts+Culture:San Diego website. –MORE–

    Arts and Culture Community Engagement Representative – Posting Date: 4/17/2024:
    The Balboa Park Cultural Partnership is seeking an Arts and Culture Community Engagement Representative. The Arts and Culture Community Engagement Representative will work with the Director, Community Engagement and Executive Director on the Arts+Culture:San Diego program in the designated Council District. Using your community engagement skills you will communicate with, engage, and draw people who work or reside in the District to participate in the advocacy efforts of Arts+Culture:San Diego. You will work closely with the team to achieve outlined grant deliverables and objectives. –MORE–

  • Centro Cultural de la Raza

    Executive Director – Posting Date: 11/15/2023

    (EXTENDED APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until filled) 

    Centro Cultural de la Raza seeks an Executive Director. The Executive Director (ED) position is a leadership role within the organization whose primary role is to help further the vision of the Centro Cultural de la Raza, grounded in its historical commitment to Chicana/o, Mexican, Indigenous and Latina/o/x arts and Culture. The ideal candidate will support the administrative team and serve as a liaison to the Board of Trustees in tandem with the Arts Advisory Committee (AAC) and Community Advisory Council (CAC_. The Executive Director is responsible for securing the resources necessary for Centro to conduct its daily operations (currently ~$50,000 budget), as well as to complete the capital campaign fundraising goals. Ideally this individual has experience in the fields of development, finance and strategic planning, with a deep understanding of contemporary and historic Chicana/o/x art practices, collection development, exhibition, interpretation, and research strategies for the Centro. The Executive Director will be familiar with nonprofit financial practices and implement practices that enable long-term planning and projections while maintaining an awareness of the day-to-day financial operations. As Centro grows and larger grants and contracts are awarded, the Executive Director must navigate bringing up financial and operational capacity to the level required for compliance, reporting and consistent monitoring. They will directly oversee the Operations Manager and the committees within the Centro. Oversight focus is on a combination of finance, development and operations. This individual should be a visionary thinker, strategic planner and adept at synthesizing the big picture with granular details for the purpose of continuing the Centro’s original mission. Ideally they are a strong collaborator and leader with an eye towards encouraging leadership opportunities and professional development within the team.–MORE–

     

  • Comic-Con Museum

    Grants Manager – Posting Date: 02/16/2024

    The Comic-Con Museum is seeking a Grants Manager. The Grants Manager plays a critical role in reaching development goals for the Comic-Con Museum through government grants as well as private and corporate foundation opportunities. With guidance from the Sr. Director of Advancement, the Grants Manager is responsible for overseeing the Museum’s Grants program and ensures alignment with the organization’s overall mission. –MORE–

    Operation and Guest Services Manager- Posting Date: 02/16/2024

    The Comic-Con Museum is seeking an Operation and Guest Services Manager. Under the supervision of the Director of Operations and Guest Services, the Operation and Guest Services Manager will manage day-to-day operations of Comic-Con Museum (CCM), with a high focus on retail, ticketing, and guest services. The Operation and Guest Services Manager is directly responsible for generating and tracking revenue through the retail store. In addition, they will be responsible for coaching the Museum’s retail, ticketing, and guest services staff as well as developing sales training and procedures that result in outstanding customer service for CCM’s customers and guests. This position will support San Diego Comic Convention’s goals, objectives, vision, mission, and values in promoting the Comic-Con Museum experience. –MORE–

    Retail and Ticketing Associate – Posting Date: 02/16/2024

    The Comic-Con Museum is seeking a Retail and Ticketing Associate. Retail and Ticketing Associates welcome guests to the museum, work museum programs and event rentals, sell merchandise and tour tickets, and answer general inquiries about the museum and community services from the visiting public. They assist with the daily operations of the museum, including opening and closing, guest relations, sales, customer service, and special events. Retail and Ticketing Associates work to achieve sales and create an exemplary guest experience while promoting the San Diego Comic-Con mission. –MORE–  

  • Forever Balboa Park

    No positions listed at this time.

  • Institute of Contemporary Art San Diego

    Part-Time Visitor Experience Representative – Posting Date: 03/21/2024

    The Institute of Contemporary Art is seeking a Part-Time Visitor Experience Representative. Reporting directly to the Visitor Experience Manager, you will be the face of ICA San Diego, representing our organization to all manner of guests. Your excellent customer service skills will ensure that every visitor feels welcome and receives up-to-date information about our exhibitions, programs, and volunteer opportunities, encouraging visitors to immerse themselves in the diverse offerings we provide. –MORE–

     

  • Museum of Us

    No positions listed at this time.

  • Mingei International Museum

    No positions listed at this time.

     

     

     

  • San Diego Air & Space Museum

    Guest Experience Representative – Posting Date: 02/16/2024

    The San Diego Air & Space Museum in Balboa Park seeks a part-time Guest Experience Rep to join our outstanding team. Guest Experience Representatives are responsible for providing excellent customer service to museum visitors by answering questions, selling museum admission tickets, Balboa Park Explorer Passes, museum memberships, operating flight simulators, staffing retail store, café, 3D/4D theater, and interpreting exhibits. Duties specific to this position include POS system and credit card terminal operation and daily register accounting and balancing.  –MORE–

     

  • San Diego Automotive Museum

    No positions listed at this time.

     

  • San Diego History Center 

    Collections Specialist – Posting Date: 02/16/2024

    The San Diego History Center seeks a Collections Specialist. The Collections Specialist supports the long-term preservation, organization, and accessibility of the San Diego History Center’s collections. Reporting to the Vice President of Education & Collections, the Collections Specialist works collaboratively with, supports, and has experience in SDHC’s main collecting areas: documents, images, objects, historic clothing, fine art, and oral histories. In addition, this position provides support to the public seeking archival services and must provide excellent customer service. This position also oversees and manages volunteers who assist in the processing of the collections. The Collections Specialist is an advocate for SDHC’s collections and advances the organization’s Culture of Philanthropy. –MORE–

  • San Diego Junior Theatre

    No positions listed at this time.

  • San Diego Model Railroad Museum

    No positions listed at this time.

  • San Diego Museum of Art

    Senior Accountant – Posting Date: 02/16/2024

    The San Diego Museum of Art seeks a Senior Accountant. The Senior Accountant position is responsible for working in partnership with the CFO and Controller on the daily management of the financial functions of the Museum including accounting, financial reporting, budget preparation, tax and audit activities of the organization. In addition, the Senior Accountant is responsible for record keeping and management of donor funds as it pertains to the Museum’s capital campaign. The Senior Accountant is self-motivated; able to work independently; provide leadership when necessary; multitasks and meet deadlines. –MORE–

    Campaign Manager – Posting Date: 03/04/2024

    The San Diego Museum of Art seeks a Campaign Manager. The Campaign Manager will be responsible for the day-to-day planning, coordination, and management of the campaign. The position is both strategic and tactical, incorporating all components of a capital campaign from the leadership gift phase through the launch and implementation of the public phase. The Campaign Manager will be responsible for shaping donor stewardship efforts, deepening the prospective donor pipeline, and maintaining accurate and up-to-date information on campaign goals, donors, and prospects. This position will report to the Director of Development and Membership and will have extensive interaction with Campaign Cabinet members, Museum leadership, members and donors. –MORE–

    Curatorial Administrator – Posting Date: 03/04/2024

    The San Diego Museum of Art seeks a Curatorial Administrator. The Curatorial Administrator assists the Deputy Director in the daily running of the Curatorial Department. This includes calendaring, exhibition organization, Rights and Reproductions administration, preparing agendas, loan administration, and correspondence. –MORE–

     

     

     

     

  • San Diego Natural History Museum (The NAT)

    Reservations & Administrative Coordinator – 4/11/2024

    The San Diego Natural History Museum is seeking a detail and customer-service oriented individual to coordinate program reservations and support the activities of the Museum’s Education and Engagement department. Reporting to the Senior Manager of Education, the position is responsible for school, camp and public group/program registrations; managing invoices, scholarships and departmental purchasing; and providing additional support for the overall department. Pay: $22.50 per hour (non-exempt). –MORE-.

    Banquet Bartender (Part-Time, Regular) – 4/26/2024

    The San Diego Natural History Museum is seeking a Banquet Bartender. Prepare drink orders for guests according to specified recipes using measuring systems. Issue, open, and serve wine/champagne bottles. Set up and maintain cleanliness and condition of bar, bar unit, tables, and other tools. Prepare fresh garnishes for drinks. Stock ice, glassware, and paper supplies. Transport supplies to bar set-up area. Wash soiled glassware. Remove soiled wares from bar top and tables and place in designated area. Anticipate and communicate replenishment needs. Process all payment methods. Secure liquors, beers, wines, coolers, cabinets, and storage areas. Complete closing duties. Pay: $18/hr. –MORE-.

    Security Officer (Part-Time, Regular) – 4/26/2024

    The San Diego Natural History Museum is seeking intuitive, reliable, attentive, detail-oriented individuals with strong communication and customer service skills as part-time/as-needed Security Officers. Security Officers are expected to uphold Museum rules and regulations by patrolling, observing, and reporting to the Facilities Manager and Facilities Director. Security Officers are also expected to set the example for Museum safety and stellar customer service, and assist Museum guests, employees, and vendors during emergency situations. Pay: $18/hr. –MORE-.

    Special Events Staff (Part-Time, Regular) – 4/29/2024

    The San Diego Natural History Museum is looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our team as Special Events Staff! You will: assist with the check-in and check-out of vendors, ensuring smooth operations from start to finish; set up and break down Museum equipment to create unforgettable event experiences; provide a welcoming environment for all; and be a positive presence in the Museum, spreading enthusiasm to all our guests. This role requires the ability to coordinate on-site event activities, working seamlessly with vendors, clients, and guests. We are looking for a can-do attitude and a genuine passion for our mission. Hours are determined on as-needed basis. Join a supportive team dedicated to creating unforgettable experiences. Pay: $18/hr. –MORE-.

    PaleoServices Report Writer (Full-Time, Regular)- 05/07/2024

    The San Diego Natural History Museum (The Nat) is seeking a Report Writer to join the Department of PaleoServices. The Department of PaleoServices specializes in paleontological resource management, with a particular emphasis on mitigation paleontology. Our focus is on the recognition, recovery, and preservation of the significant and unique paleontological resources that occur in the greater southern California region. The activities of the Department of PaleoServices are helping to preserve significant fossil assemblages and are directly contributing to the growth of the important paleontological research collections at the Museum. Pay: $66,560 per year. –MORE-.

  • San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory

    Single Reeds Teaching Artist, Opus Project (Part-Time) – Posting Date: 02/19/2024

    The San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory (SDYS) is seeking a Single Reeds Teaching Artist, Opus Project (Part-Time). The Opus Project, Part of the KeyNote Family of Music Education Programs, is seeking Teaching Artists to support beginning and intermediate students in Chula Vista, City Heights, and/or Santee community programs. Our Teaching Artists build musical skills, teach fundamentals, amplify student creativity, serve as mentors and role models, and build community with students and families. They are committed to our core values of commitment, creativity, equity, collaboration, and service. These positions are responsible for providing beginning instrumental instruction to students in group class and/or full ensembles. They work in teams to create a joyful and holistic environment for musical learning in after-school instrumental music programs at public schools in the San Diego County region. These are part-time, hourly positions with some work events (e.g., student performances) on weekends and/or evenings depending on the season calendar and program schedule. Current Clarinet/Saxophone Openings: 1. Tuesdays & Thursdays from 2:45-5:15 pm in Chula Vista, CA + Flexible Prep. Status: Part-time (non-exempt), 6-20 hours per week Schedule: Hours are flexible according to availability, expertise, and program openings.Teaching Rate: $46-50 per hour (with benefits at 20+ hours/week). Prep Rate: $24 per hour. –MORE–

    Flute Teaching Artist, Opus Project (Part-Time) – Posting Date: 02/19/2024

    The San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory (SDYS) is seeking a Flute Teaching Artist, Opus Project (Part-Time). The Opus Project, Part of the KeyNote Family of Music Education Programs, is seeking Teaching Artists to support beginning and intermediate students in Chula Vista, City Heights, and/or Santee community programs. Our Teaching Artists build musical skills, teach fundamentals, amplify student creativity, serve as mentors and role models, and build community with students and families. They are committed to our core values of commitment, creativity, equity, collaboration, and service. These positions are responsible for providing beginning instrumental instruction to students in group class and/or full ensembles. They work in teams to create a joyful and holistic environment for musical learning in after-school instrumental music programs at public schools in the San Diego County region. These are part-time, hourly positions with some work events (e.g., student performances) on weekends and/or evenings depending on the season calendar and program schedule. Current Flute Openings: 1. Mondays & Wednesdays from 3:15-5:45 pm in Chula Vista, CA + Flexible Prep 2. Tuesdays & Thursdays from 2:45-5:15 pm in Chula Vista, CA + Flexible Prep. Status: Part-time (non-exempt), 6-20 hours per week. Schedule: Hours are flexible according to availability, expertise, and program openings. Teaching Rate: $46-50 per hour (with benefits at 20+ hours/week). Prep Rate: $24 per hour–MORE–

    Upper Strings Teaching Artist, Opus Project (Part-Time) – Posting Date: 02/19/2024

    The San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory (SDYS) is seeking a Upper Strings Teaching Artist, Opus Project (Part-Time). The Opus Project, Part of the KeyNote Family of Music Education Programs, is seeking Teaching Artists to support beginning and intermediate students in Chula Vista, City Heights, and/or Santee community programs. Our Teaching Artists build musical skills, teach fundamentals, amplify student creativity, serve as mentors and role models, and build community with students and families. They are committed to our core values of commitment, creativity, equity, collaboration, and service. These positions are responsible for providing beginning instrumental instruction to students in group class and/or full ensembles. They work in teams to create a joyful and holistic environment for musical learning in after-school instrumental music programs at public schools in the San Diego County region. These are part-time, hourly positions with some work events (e.g., student performances) on weekends and/or evenings depending on the season calendar and program schedule. Current Violin and/or Viola Openings: 1. Tuesdays & Thursdays from 2:00-4:30 pm in San Diego, CA (City Heights) + Flexible Prep 2. Tuesdays & Thursdays from 1:45-4:30 pm in Santee, CA + Flexible Prep. Status: Part-time (non-exempt), 6-20 hours per week. Schedule: Hours are flexible according to availability, expertise, and program openings.Teaching Rate: $46-50 per hour (with benefits at 20+ hours/week). Prep Rate: $24 per hour –MORE–

    SDYS Program Manager- Posting Date: 02/19/2024

    The San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory (SDYS) is seeking a Program Manager.

    The SDYS Program Manager is responsible and accountable for the administration and management of the SDYS Youth Orchestra program and its related activities. With the Artistic Director, the President & CEO, and other artistic faculty, the SDYS Program Manager is responsible for maintaining high standards of pedagogy and operations in tandem with a commitment to ensuring a joyful, inclusive and positive experience for SDYS students and families. Responsibilities of the position include: program strategy, personnel management & collaboration, program management & oversight, staff internal collaboration, community engagement, and more. To apply, please send an email with a current resume and cover letter to hr@sdys.org.–MORE–

  • School in the Park

    No positions listed at this time.

  • The Fleet Science Center

    Science Center Experience Developer: – Posting Date: 11/17/2023

    The Fleet Science Center is looking for a Science Center Experience Developer. As a county-wide organization, the Fleet Science Center is committed to leveraging STEM and STEM learning in support of community priorities and aspirations. The Fleet’s Experience Developer supports this goal by translating STEM concepts into fun, memorable, and human-centered experiences that tell inspiring stories while meeting strong educational goals. This is a manager level position and requires a passionate and creative problem solver with demonstrated experience developing STEM exhibitions and exhibit pieces from conception through prototyping. The Science Center Experience Developer leads exhibit development committees, comprised of members of the Exhibits team and other departments, to achieve mission goals and objectives. All duties will be approached in a manner consistent with the museum’s commitment to inclusivity, collaboration, and connectivity. Do you enjoy tinkering and building your own gadgets from scratch? This role might be a great fit for you! –MORE– 

    Education Administrative Supervisor: – Posting Date: 02/05/2024

    The Fleet Science Center seeks an Education Administrative Supervisor. The Educator Administrative Supervisor supports the Fleet’s mission and visitor experience philosophy by providing a high level of administrative support to the Education Managers in the oversight of their programs and to the department as a whole when it comes to tracking and reporting on grants. This position requires strong attention to detail and organizational skills. The Administrative Supervisor will also manage other administrative support team members within the Education Department. –MORE– 

    Café Team Member – Posting Date: 02/16/2024

    The Fleet Science Center is looking for a Café Team Member. The Café Team Member is responsible for a variety of duties within Craveology, and the theater concessions including, but not limited to providing excellent customer service, food preparation, cash handling, cleaning, and creating moments. –MORE–

    Concessions Team Member – Posting Date: 02/16/2024

    The Fleet Science Center is looking for a Concessions Team Member. The Concessions Team Member is responsible for a variety of duties within the theater concessions including, but not limited to providing excellent customer service, food preparation, cash handling, cleaning, and creating memorable moments. This position includes day, evening, and weekend shifts. –MORE–

    Seasonal Science Educator – Posting Date: 02/22/2024

    The Fleet Science Center is looking for a Seasonal Science Educator. The Seasonal Science Educator will teach Summer Camps and other School and Youth programs and assist with developing curriculum for these programs. The position reports to Youth Engagement Manager and School Programs Manager. This is a seasonal position supporting our Spring and Summer 2024 Educational Programs. Spring Staffing Hours: 15-20 Hours per week, Summer Staffing Hours: 20-40 Hours will vary by week, Summer Camp Training Dates: May 28-31, 2024, Summer Camp Dates: Tuesday, June 20-Friday, August 18, 2024. –MORE–

    Classroom Assistant – Posting Date: 02/22/2024

    The Fleet Science Center is looking for a Classroom Assistant. The Classroom Assistant supports the Fleet Mission Statement and Visitor Experience Philosophy by supporting educational programming designed for school groups and public audiences. This position will assist in providing hands-on, inquiry based educational programming and provide support for offsite Camps in Chula Vista and San Diego. Position reports to Youth Engagement Manager and School Programs Manager. This is a seasonal position supporting our Summer 2024 Educational Program. Summer Camp Training Dates: May 28-31, 2024, Summer Camp Dates: Tuesday, June 20-Friday, August 18, 2024, Summer Camp Hours: 25-30 Hours per Week.  –MORE–

    Custodian – Posting Date: o4 /18/2024

    The Fleet Science Center is looking for a Classroom Assistant. The Fleet Science Centers Custodian supports the Fleet Mission and Visitor Experience Philosophy by maintaining and cleaning the building premises including carpets, lighting, hardware, etc. –MORE–

    Exhibit Technician – Posting Date: o4 /18/2024

    The Fleet Science Center’s Exhibit Technician supports the Fleet Mission and Visitor Experience Philosophy by being responsible for daily operations of over 25,000 square feet of Science Center galleries specifically related to the maintenance and repair of a wide variety of interactive science exhibits. Must be available to work shifts on the weekend. –MORE–

    Event Production Crew – Posting Date: o5 /18/2024

    The Fleet is looking for an Event Production Crew. The Event Production Crew supports the Fleet Mission and Visitor Experience Philosophy by assisting in the preparation and execution of Meetings and Special Events held at the Fleet. Works with the Special Events Department to ensure that each event (internal or external) is carried out according to the work order and floor map in place and ensure that each guest attending the event experiences great customer service. This is an on-call position but you are generally expected to work at least one event a month. Failure to pick up shifts may result in termination of employment. –MORE–

    Visitor Services Manager – Posting Date: o5 /18/2024

    The Fleet is looking for a Visitor Services Manager. The Visitor Services Manager supports the Fleet’s Mission, Brand Pillars and Visitor Experience Philosophy by overseeing the Visitor Services departments (Ticketing, MODs, Museum Ambassadors and Receptionist) and ensuring that all Visitor Services staff members (paid and volunteer) are providing exceptional experiences to our visitors and to other Fleet staff members. This is a full-time position, eligible for the Fleet’s employee benefit package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance and 401k, in addition to paid vacation, holidays and sick time. –MORE–

     

     

  • The Museum of Photographic Arts (MOPA)

    Refer to San Diego Museum of Art Job Listings

  • The Old Globe

    Director of Philanthropy – Posting Date: 08/26/2023

    The Old Globe Director of Philanthropy. The Director of Philanthropy will continue evolving a comprehensive, modern, and sophisticated fundraising program to support the theatre’s acclaimed productions and community programs, overseeing an 11-person team in the areas of major, institutional, planned, and annual giving, as well as membership and special events. The initial focus will be evaluating, re-envisioning, and reengineering the way the Globe fundraises, and articulating an overarching fundraising philosophy in partnership with the Managing Director and Artistic Director. The Globe has retained the Diversified Search Group to assist in this confidential search process. Inquiries, nominations, and applications may be submitted at https://talent-profile.diversifiedsearchgroup.com/search/v2/20216, or directed to: Gerard F. Cattie, Jr. Managing Director and DSG Fundraising & Advancement Practice Leader Diversified Search Group gerard.cattie@divsearch.com. –MORE–.

    Events and Suite Staff- Part-Time – Posting Date: 11/08/2023

    The Old Globe is seeking hospitable and conscientious individuals to join our Events and Donor Suite staff to fulfill two crucial roles; event support and donor concierge services. As part of the events staff, individuals will provide hands-on assistance and/or coordination to the Events Director before, during, and after donor cultivation and stewardship events. Duties include, but are not limited to, event set-up and take-down, clean-up, bartending, and greeting. If assigned as an Event Lead, that individual will be the onsite person responsible for the operations and logistics of the event. This includes having the ability to follow a detailed event sheet, troubleshooting event and guest issues, and reporting a summary of the event to the Events Director. As a Donor Suite Concierge, individuals will work shifts in the Lipinsky Family Suite, providing professional and high-quality hospitality to The Old Globe’s Circle Patron donors who are attending performances at the Globe. Bartending and beverage service is required, must be at least 21 years of age to apply. As a member of the Events and Suite Staff, individuals will regularly engage with the Globe’s top-level donors and must exhibit a high level of hospitality and patience. This individual must be able to manage donor issues and complaints calmly and professionally, and to fulfill a variety of roles. Must have (or obtain) state-required RBS (Responsible Beverage Server) Certification. Hourly pay rate range for the position is $16.80-17.50, plus tips; $16.80 per hour for Donor Suite Concierge and $17.50 per hour when working as Events Staff. Staff may also have ticket privileges. Previous experience in the hospitality industry and weekend and evening availability is required. This is a part-time position with a variable schedule. Employees must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption applies. The Old Globe is actively committed to fostering a culture of equity, diversity, inclusion, & access in all areas of our operation. By making intentional, actionable steps, we strive to make The Old Globe a place where theatre makers, employees, volunteers, audience members, and community members of all identities and backgrounds belong. Please send resume and cover letter to HR@TheOldGlobe.org. Please indicate “Events/Suite” in the subject line of your e-mail. –MORE–.

    Associate Director of Philanthropy – Posting Date: 12/27/2023

    The Old Globe, located in San Diego’s beautiful Balboa Park, seeks an experienced development professional to identify, qualify, cultivate, solicit, and steward major gift donors. Reporting to the Director of Philanthropy and working with an experienced team of twelve development professionals, the Associate Director of Philanthropy will personally work with a portfolio of 100-120 prospects and donors capable of five to six figure gifts. The successful candidate will have a minimum of five years’ experience as a front-line fundraiser in a complex, donor-centered, nonprofit environment; have outstanding people, written, and oral communication skills; be a sophisticated and innovative thinker, a great listener, and innovative problem-solver; have a highly personalized approach to donors; and enjoy working with in a fast-paced, creative environment where one day is never like the next. The ideal candidate will be organized, utilize moves management software to its fullest capacity, and understand and value the importance of analytics in fundraising. The selected candidate will love theatre and be committed to theatre’s vital role in community. Salary range is $90,000-100,000. Full-time position with benefits including 401(k). Knowledge of donor relationship software vital; experience with Tessitura a plus. Must have a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle for business use. Weekend and evening work is required. Must be able to pass applicable background check. Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org, subject: Associate Director of Philanthropy.–MORE–. 

    Gift Shop Supervisor – Part-time- Posting Date: 01/19/2024

    THE OLD GLOBE in beautiful Balboa Park is looking for a hospitable and attentive person to work part-time in the theatre’s Gift Shop. Duties include opening and closing the gift shop, interacting with patrons, cashiering, stocking, inventory management, volunteer supervision, and running end of shift reports. The Gift Shop opens prior to performances and stays open through show intermissions as well as daytime weekend hours. Candidates must be available to work a flexible schedule that includes nights and weekends. A typical shift is three and a half to four hours, average weekly hours of 20-25 when in production. The hourly rate is $17/hour. Applicants must be able to complete and clear applicable background screening. Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org. Please indicate “Gift Shop Supervisor” in the subject line of your e-mail.–MORE–.

    Production Positions- Posting Date: 02/013/2024

    The Old Globe is seeking to fill open temporary positions in all shops: carpenters, electricians, sound technicians, properties, costumers, and wardrobe staff. Flexible schedule, including nights and weekends may be required. Must be able to complete and clear a background screening. In order to comply with Actors’ Equity Association (AEA) Guidelines for LORT Theatres, these position must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption would apply. These positions are represented by IATSE Local 122.  Hourly pay range is $25.89 to $27.01 per hour. The Old Globe is committed to fostering a culture of equity, diversity, and inclusion in all areas of our operation; therefore we strongly encourage applications from populations underrepresented in the theatre field. Multilingual candidates are also strongly encouraged to apply. Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org. –MORE–.

    Prop Shop Foreperson – Posting Date: 02/13/2024

    The Old Globe Theatre seeks a Prop Shop Foreperson responsible for leading prop fabrication in support of The Old Globe’s 15  show season of a broad range of work from Shakespeare and the classical repertoire to world premiere musicals and plays on its three stages, touring productions, and Arts Engagement events. The position is ideal for highly qualified artisan, furniture maker, and shop manager. In this role, you’ll get to work with some of America’s best scenic designers, directors, and creative teams. Our well-equipped shop is tightly integrated into the rehearsal process and provides ongoing support to shows in performance. You will be an integral part of making our productions amazing. Responsibilities include: Supervising and working alongside props artisans, building and modifying stage properties to meet design specifications, furniture construction and restoration, hand prop creation, painting, sewing, creation of food and other prop materials, supporting ongoing productions, shop and warehouse maintenance, and providing regular safety training to department staff. Desired Skills: Crew supervision, carpentry, metal working (welding, braising, and finishing), art skills, (including painting, sculpture and design), sewing and associated crafts, Safe shop work practices, shop organization, tool and equipment maintenance, period styles, furniture construction, puppetry, casting, molding, faux painting techniques, electro-mechanical effects and pneumatics. Work schedule is 40 hours/week, 9am-6pm, with occasional overtime and weekend assignments. This is a full-time, IATSE Local 122 Union position available. Hourly pay rate is $28.14/hour; benefits include vacation, IATSE Pension, and Union Health plans. If the selected candidate is not a member of the Union, they will be required to join IATSE local 122. Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org, subject: Prop Shop Foreperson. –MORE–.

    Assistant Technical Director – Posting Date: 2/29/2024

    The Old Globe, San Diego’s largest regional theatre, seeks candidates for an Assistant Technical Director. Responsibilities include drafting (AutoCAD), technical design, and project management. The Assistant Technical Director works closely with the Technical Director and other Assistant Technical Directors to plan and oversee the scenic construction process, ensuring safe and efficient solutions for all scenery and automation. Candidates must have extensive knowledge of scenery construction and high-quality, efficient AutoCAD drafting skills. Knowledge of structural /mechanical design, and scenery automation is a plus. The Old Globe produces more than 14-productions each year in three theatres, which typically include two enhanced pre Broadway musicals. The scene shop is a fully equipped 14,000-square foot facility with CNC router and extensive metal-working capacity. This position is an excellent opportunity to practice technical production at the highest level in regional theatre. Position pays $25.50 – $27.00 per hour. With earned overtime pay, expected average annual compensation range is between $57,000 and $65,000. Full-time with benefits including 401(k), vacation, health insurance, and holidays. Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org; please indicate “Assistant Technical Director” in the subject line of your e-mail.–MORE–.

    Pub Supervisor – Posting Date: 04/15/2024

    The Old Globe seeks a part-time Pub Supervisor to work with and supervise cashiering, prepping, and bar staff. Will work approximately 20-25 hours per week during productions. Must have cash-handling experience, good computer skills and be proficient in Microsoft Excel. Previous supervisory experience in food/beverage preferred. Evening and weekend availability required. $18.65 per hour plus ticket privileges and tips. Bartending and beverage service is required; must be at least 21 years of age to apply. Must acquire CA state-required RBS (Responsible Beverage Server) Certification. Must be able to pass a background check. Multilingual candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants should demonstrate a commitment to equity, diversity, inclusion and access and anti-racism work in the theatre. Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org; please indicate “Pub
    Supervisor” in the subject line of your e-mail.–MORE–.

    Lady Carolyn’s Pub Staff (Part-Time) – Posting Date: 04/15/2024

    The Old Globe Theatre seeks hourly part-time staff for cashiering, food preparation, and bartending positions. Must be available to work Saturdays and Sundays, as early as 10:00 a.m. or as late as 11:00 p.m. Will work approximately 10-25 hours per week during productions. Candidates must be over 21 to work in Pub. Pub Staff must provide world-class customer service; be able to work in a fast-paced environment; have accurate cash-handling skills; and have the ability to multi-task, prioritize and switch tasks when necessary. Food and beverage customer service experience and cash handling experience is required; Bartending experience preferred. Applicants should demonstrate a commitment to equity, diversity, inclusion and access and anti-racism work in the theatre. Position pays $17.31 per hour plus tips and ticket privileges. Must be able to pass applicable background check. –MORE–.

    Lead Ticket Service Representative – Posting Date: 04/25/2024

    The Old Globe Theatre in beautiful Balboa Park seeks an individual who is detail-oriented and experienced in both ticketing and customer service for the position of Lead Ticket Services Representative. The Lead Ticket Services Representatives will assist the Ticket Services Director and Assistant Ticket Services Director in all tasks of the ticket office including; processing ticket orders, running reports, overseeing special projects, training and mentoring Ticket Representatives, handling customer relations, and other administrative duties. Evening and weekend availability required. Must be able to pass applicable background screening. Hourly pay range is $19.00-$21.00/hour depending on experience. Full-time benefited position including 401(k) and theatre tickets. Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org; please indicate “Lead Ticket Rep” in the subject line of your e-mail.–MORE–.

    House Manager (Seasonal) – Posting Date: 05/03/2024

    The Old Globe theatre located in beautiful Balboa Park seeks a seasonal House Manager for the busy upcoming summer season. Candidates should be aware that availability on evenings and weekends is required as part of the job responsibilities. Please note that this is a temporary position beginning in June 2024 and ending on September 15, 2024. The Old Globe has performances Tuesday through Friday evenings, and Saturday and Sunday afternoons and evenings with occasional weekday matinees. The House Manager is responsible for ensuring that the theatre is managed smoothly prior to, during, and after each performance. Previous customer service experience in public facing positions is required. Previous House Management/Front of House experience preferred but not required. Must have excellent people skills, strong organizational skills, the ability to prioritize time management, and the ability to think and act under pressure. Applicants should demonstrate a commitment to equity, diversity, inclusion and access and anti-racism work in the theatre. The hourly rate is $20.00-$22.00 per hour.Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org. Please indicate Attn: “House Manager” on your cover letter, resume, or subject line of your e-mail.–MORE–.

     

  • Timken Museum of Art

    Development Associate: – Posting Date: 4/11/2024

    The Timken Museum of Art is looking for a Development Associate. Under the leadership of the Deputy Director, the Development Associate is responsible for contributing to the Museum’s financial advancement through the day-to-day execution of the Timken’s membership program, donor campaigns, and other aspects of fundraising. This role is central to fostering member retention and growth, from managing membership records to membership communications ensuring members know of programs and benefits, to spearheading membership events and renewals. Prospective member engagement includes interacting with the public in collaboration with Visitor Experience staff at the Museum. The Development Associate is also essential to the annual giving campaigns with an emphasis on increasing revenues through individual donations, corporate sponsorships and donations, foundation and government grants, and special events. The Development Associate will participate in strategy sessions with Museum senior leadership to identify and cultivate prospective members and donors to support annual membership and revenue goals. General office operations and administrative support is carried out by the Development Associate who serves as the primary contact for the Timken’s phone system and general email account, ensuring the highest experience for board members, members, visitors, volunteers, and colleagues. Under the leadership of the Deputy Director, the Development Associate is responsible for
    contributing to the Museum’s financial advancement through the day-to-day execution of the Timken’s membership program, donor campaigns, and other aspects of fundraising. This role is central to fostering member retention and growth, from managing membership records to membership communications ensuring members know of programs and benefits, to spearheading membership events and renewals. Prospective member engagement includes interacting with the public in collaboration with Visitor Experience staff at the Museum. The Development Associate is also essential to the annual giving campaigns with an emphasis on increasing revenues through individual donations, corporate sponsorships and donations, foundation and government grants, and special events. The Development Associate will participate in strategy sessions with Museum senior leadership to identify and cultivate prospective members and donors to support annual membership and revenue goals. General office operations and administrative support is carried out by the Development Associate who serves as the primary contact for the Timken’s phone system and general email account, ensuring the highest experience for board members, members, visitors, volunteers, and colleagues. To apply please submit a cover letter, CV or resume addressing your qualification as they align with the job description, and names with contact information of two to three references to hmartin-bollard@timkenmuseum.org. –More–