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Work at the CJM


Apply your skills and experience to meet the needs of a dynamic Museum with award-winning exhibitions, programs, and publications. The Contemporary Jewish Museum (CJM) seeks energetic, creative, results-oriented professionals for:

The CJM is an equal opportunity employer.

See individual listings for application procedure.



 Get involved with the CJM and be a part of the excitement! Volunteers provide the Museum with vital support by assisting with special events, educational programs, front-of-house operations, administrative tasks in the Museum offices, or as a Community Docent.

As a volunteer, you'll help the Museum foster a sense of community and build connections between people of all backgrounds through shared experiences with the arts and culture. Additional benefits include:

  • 10% Museum Store discount
  • Volunteer appreciation events
  • Complimentary guest passes to exciting Museum public programs
  • New friendships
  • Smiles and thanks of visitors from all over the world
  • First-hand look at behind-the-scenes operations of the CJM
  • Satisfaction of knowing you are essential to the success of the CJM and its mission

People of all ages and backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Email  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  for more information.

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