Employment + Internships

Diversity Statement

"The Oakland Museum of California advances inclusiveness and multicultural understanding by promoting equity and respect in its culture, exhibitions, and programs; and is proactive in telling stories that are relevant and accessible to the broadest community, including those affiliated by language and culture, ethnic heritage, gender and sexual orientation, age, disability, economic status, or spiritual beliefs and other assertions of identity."

The Oakland Museum of California is a multicultural organization, committed to diversity and practicing equal opportunity employment in recruitment and hiring. Qualified candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply for open positions posted below. We do not solicit or accept applications or résumés unless it is for a specific position posted on this website. Employment opportunities are updated regularly; please check back often.

To Apply for a Position:

Click on the position title below to download a job description and complete the OMCA Employment Application. Submit the completed application, your résumé, and cover letter with three references. Applications can be sent by email to jobs@museumca.org. Include the job number and title in the subject line. Or mail to:

Oakland Museum of California
1000 Oak Street, Oakland, CA 94607
ATTN: Employment

· No inquiries, please.

· A separate application is required for each position you apply for.

· Missing or incomplete employment applications will not be considered.

· Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are only able to contact for interviews those candidates whose skills and background best fit the needs of the positions.

Current open positions:

The Museum does not currently offer a formal internship program. However, you may forward your résumé and cover letter to our staff by emailing internships@museumca.org along with a completed OMCA Internship Interest Form. Interested parties will then contact you directly.