Balboa Park Jobs

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.

Balboa Park Cultural Partnership

Part-Time Ticketing Representative - Posting date: 5/10/17

Balboa Park Cultural Partnership is hiring a part-time (hourly) Ticketing Representative. The Ticketing Representative’s primary responsibilities include selling and processing orders for the Balboa Park Explorer program.  The position requires accurate data entry and the prompt printing, processing, and mailing of passes. Applicant must be a self-starter with excellent interpersonal skills. A high level of customer service – both written and verbal – must be maintained and provided at all times with guests and Balboa Park organizations. Experience with Tessitura ticketing software a plus, but not required. --MORE--

San Diego History Center

Development Manager – Posting date:  5/23/17
FT, Salaried, Exempt

Under the direction of the Chief Development Officer, the Development Manager will support initiatives and fundraising tactics of the Board of Trustees and Executive Director with a donor portfolio of long-standing members/donors, stewarding current relationships, while building new individual and corporate relationships with potential supporters. This position supports overall efforts in growing the organization’s donor base through collaboration with team members and assisting with the planning and execution of: fundraising/cultivation events, corporate/individual proposals, annual appeals, and planned/endowment giving.  --MORE--

Visitor Engagement Associate – Posting date:  6/21/17
PT, Hourly, Non-exempt

The Visitor Engagement Associate (VEA) is responsible for providing high quality customer service to visitors of the museums, store, and Research Library and Archives operated by the San Diego History Center, which assists SDHC in fulfilling all aspects of our mission.  --MORE--

San Diego Model Railroad Museum 

Museum Education Program Manager - Posting date: 1/26/17

The San Diego Model Railroad Museum seeks a Manager, Education Programs who will develop, plan, implement, lead, and evaluate age-appropriate, high-quality programs and develop resources that engage children, families, and make the museum personally relevant and engaging to all audiences. S/he will work with staff across Museum departments as well as the broader museum and education communities to grow audiences for programs through outreach to family, community, and school networks and align programs with best practices in the field. The Manager will also develop and support programs and resources for multi-generational audiences, people with disabilities, and professional development programs for teachers, early childhood professionals, and parents. --MORE--

San Diego Museum of Man

Security Guard - Posting date: 6/12/17

The San Diego Museum of Man (SDMoM or the Museum) is seeking a Security Guard to join its dynamic team.  The Security Guard performs a wide variety of protective, customer service, and courtesy duties for the San Diego Museum of Man (SDMoM or Museum). The security guard is expected to be effective at responding to visitor questions and interacting with museum guests. The security guard is responsible for providing a safe and secure environment for visitors, staff, and collections. This position is 3-4 days a week with additional on-call availability, roughly 20-29 hours per week, and includes weekends, evenings, and holiday hours. --MORE--

Chief Development Officer - Posting date: 6/30/17

The San Diego Museum of Man (SDMoM) is seeking an experienced Chief Development Officer (CDO) to join our highly interconnected and supportive team of creative thinkers, skilled strategists, and talented museum professionals. A passion for our mission—Inspiring human connections by exploring the human experience—and an exceptionally high emotional intelligence quotient are an absolute must.. --MORE--

Exhibit Developer - Posting date: 7/12/17

The San Diego Museum of Man (SDMoM or the Museum) is seeking an Exhibit Developer to join its dynamic Exhibits Team. The Exhibit Developer has a critical role in developing content for our temporary and permanent exhibitions, developing exhibit story lines, and organizing exhibit themes. The Exhibit Developer will participate in substantive conversations with subject-matter experts, as well as research subject matter on diverse topics.  --MORE--

Director of Education & Public Engagement - Posting date: 7/20/17

The San Diego Museum of Man (SDMoM or the Museum) is seeking a Director of Education & Public Engagement to join our dynamic team. Reporting to the Deputy Director, this position will contribute to the strategic development and growth of SDMoM as a first-class and high functioning institution. --MORE--

San Diego Natural History Museum (The NAT)

Chief Financial and Operations Officer- Posting date: 07/12/17

The San Diego Natural History Museum is searching for an analytical, and entrepreneurial CFO/COO with exceptional inter-personal skills and a collaborative management style that will facilitate interactions with colleagues and external entities. This position ensures sound financial planning and management across all aspects and departments of the Museum. The CFO/COO oversees a support staff at the Museum, including accounting, human resources, information technology, legal matters, building systems and operations, security, visitor services, and the café.  -- MORE --

Lead Exhibit Fabricator- Posting date: 06/27/17

The San Diego Natural History Museum is looking for a full-time Lead Exhibit Fabricator. This position is an essential part of the San Diego Natural History Museum’s Exhibits Department, helping to implement the Museum’s new strategic plan which includes building a series of original exhibitions and visitor experiences to promote the Museum’s scientific research and engage new audiences.  -- MORE --

Security Supervisor- Posting date: 06/27/17

The San Diego Natural History Museum is seeking an intuitive, reliable, attentive, detail-oriented individual with strong communication and customer service skills as a full-time Security Supervisor. The Security Supervisor is expected to uphold the museum rules and regulations by patrolling, observing, and reporting to the Operations Manager, while managing and overseeing the Security staff. This position is also expected to be the exemplary for Museum safety, customer service, general Museum knowledge, Park knowledge, and a model citizen, as well as protect Museum property and provide safety for Museum visitors, employees, and vendors. The Security Supervisor works to assist the Operations Manager with projects, staff training, staff scheduling and working events..  -- MORE -- 

Security Officer- Posting date: 01/31/17

The San Diego Natural History Museum is seeking intuitive, reliable, attentive, detail-oriented individuals with strong communication and customer service skills part-time security officers.  Security officers are expected to uphold the museum rules and regulations by patrolling, observing, and reporting to the Security Supervisor and Operations Manager. This position is also expected to be the exemplary for Museum safety, customer service, general Museum knowledge, Park knowledge, and a model citizen, as well as protect Museum property and provide safety for Museum visitors, employees, and vendors.  -- MORE -- 

Banquet Bartender- Posting date: 01/31/17

The San Diego Natural History Museum is seeking enthusiastic and friendly part time banquet bartenders to prepare drink orders for guests according to specified recipes using measuring systems. The ideal candidates will be comfortable shifting roles and responsibilities through their shift while continually maintaining a pleasant and professional demeanor..   -- MORE -- 

San Diego Junior Theatre

Teaching Artist - Posting date:  3/20/17

San Diego Junior Theatre, the oldest continuing children’s theatre program in the country, is looking for Acting, Voice and Dance Teachers to join our Teaching Artist Pool.  This independent, non-profit organization provides engaging, innovative and high-quality theatre education and productions to enhance the lives of children of all ages, cultural backgrounds, abilities and levels of interest.  SDJT operates for the benefit of children throughout San Diego County; since 1948, its productions have entertained more than a million theatergoers of all ages.  --MORE--

San Diego Youth Symphony

Conservatory Program Coordinator (FT) – Posting date:  5/8/2017

The Conservatory Program Coordinator is responsible to the Associate Director of Conservatory Programs and also works closely with the artistic faculty and other administrative staff. The Conservatory Program Coordinator manages the database, assists with the registration and administration of all conservatory programs, and communicates with families.  –MORE--

Teaching Artists, Winds and Strings (PT) - Posting date:  5/8/2017

The Teaching Artists on the Community Program team serve in a number of roles that lead this mission. Some of the roles include: teaching group sectionals; conducting full string and wind ensembles; coaching chamber ensembles; leading small group lessons; and constantly forming and strengthening relationships with their colleagues, student musicians, and musicians’ families.  –MORE--

Community Opus Program Manager (FT) – Posting date:  5/8/2017

The Community Opus Program Manager is responsible for overseeing the Community Opus Project in Chula Vista, which currently serves approximately 350 students and families. Musicians are enrolled in introductory (Esperanza), beginner (Alegria), advanced beginner (Festejo) and intermediate (OHO) string and wind ensembles. –MORE--

Production Assistant (PT) – Posting date:  5/8/2017

The Production Assistant reports to the Production and Operations Manager for the many and varied jobs that contribute to the smooth running of rehearsals, events and concerts.  –MORE--

The San Diego Museum of Art

Special Events Assistant - Posting date: 5/24/17

Under the supervision of the Special Events, Manager, the assistant will provide logistical and administrative support for special events produced by the museum including: fundraising galas such as Art Alive; exhibition openings; donor receptions and dinners, as required.  The Events assistant will communicate pertinent information and conduct tours of the facility with potential clients interested in booking an event.  Some evening and weekend hours are required. --MORE--

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