Opportunities

The Museum of Northern Arizona (MNA) has been celebrating the Colorado Plateau’s natural and cultural heritage since 1928. Our 200-acre research campus includes a Museum showcasing the geology, anthropology, and art of the region as well as state-of-the-art research and collections facilities. MNA’s renowned and award-winning Heritage Festivals draw thousands of national and international visitors. The Museum works in collaboration with Native peoples of the region to protect and foster their cultures, traditions, and beliefs by encouraging artistic expression and supporting, empowering, and educating visitors about their art and culture.

The Museum of Northern Arizona is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Please click on the postings below to become a part of an award-winning, nationally recognized institution.

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Openings

Facilities Custodian

Status:  Part-time, hourly  $15.50/hour

Position Description: Works under the direction of the Director of Facilities. Provides custodial services for the Museum, cleaning, maintaining, and preserving the varied and unique buildings, and providing a high level of service to the Museum community and visitors.

Facilites Custodian job description and application instructions

BF Foundation Native American Internship

Status:  Paid part-time, Temporary

Position Description:  Works under the direction of the Public Programs Manager and will help conduct one major arts festival to be executed in July of 2022, along with various educational, cultural, and community-based programs throughout the 2022 summer season. This paid internship is funded through a restricted gift from the BF Foundation and is dedicated to study of Native American art production and marketing, museum issues and procedures, and public programming and publicity. Internship is open to all Native American students seeking experience in culture-based festival program coordination and administration.

BF Foundation Internship description and application

Internships

Students who are interested in an unpaid internship in any section of the museum should send a note to the department head and/or Human Resources the semester prior to their internship with the following information.

  • Your College / University
  • Your Program
  • Contact information for your faculty advisor or internship coordinator
  • Is the internship for credit?
  • Start and end dates
  • Special interests or skills you want to focus on

Please speak to your faculty advisor to find out what paperwork is needed. If the internship needs to be posted on your program’s site, please provide a contact person or a link to your program’s instructions for setting up an internship.