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Are you energetic, creative, and results-oriented? Apply your skills and experience to meet the needs of a dynamic Museum with award-winning exhibitions, programs, and publications. 

Open Positions

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There are no current open positions. We update this page as positions become available, so don't be a stranger!

The Contemporary Jewish Museum is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin or ancestry, age, marital or domestic partner status, sex, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, The CJM will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.


The CJM’s passionate and talented volunteers provide vital support by assisting with special events, educational programs, front-of-house operations, and administrative tasks in The Museum offices, or as Community Docents. Volunteer today to build connections with people of all backgrounds through shared experiences with arts and culture, and to play a key role fostering a sense of community and bringing CJM exhibitions and programs to life! People of all ages and backgrounds are encouraged to apply online, or email for more information.

Volunteer Benefits

  • Complimentary guest passes to exciting Museum events and programs with artists, scholars, and curators
  • Invitations to Volunteer appreciation events
  • Enhanced professional skills and a working knowledge of the museum world
  • A network of new friends who share your interest in the arts and Jewish culture
  • A first-hand look at behind-the-scenes operations of The CJM

We are not currently accepting new applications for volunteers. Please check again later for updates.

TAC Squad

Teen Art Connect (TAC) Squad aims to create meaningful opportunities for teens of all backgrounds to get involved at The CJM. TAC Squad members provide valuable feedback to current and upcoming teen programs at The Museum. They also gain valuable work experience while learning about art and culture alongside peers and mentors.

community docent

Love learning, art, conversation, and people? Join a team of volunteer Community Docents and facilitate interactive public tours of CJM architecture and exhibitions. Must be willing to learn and be excited about engaging with the public. 

We are not currently accepting new applications for community docents. Please check again later for updates or email for more information.


Teen Art Connect (TAC) is a job training program that brings together high school students from diverse backgrounds for a year-round paid internship exploring culture through art at The Contemporary Jewish Museum.