Job Opportunities

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The Museum of the American Revolution is accepting applications for the following full-time and part-time positions.

Click on the position name to read the job description and submit your application to We appreciate the interest of all candidates; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Museum of the American Revolution is a non-partisan, non-profit 501(c)3 organization and an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Part Time Building Engineer

The Part Time Building Engineer coordinates the safe and efficient operation and maintenance of all necessary building systems. The Building Engineer coordinates and controls a range of sophisticated, stand-alone electrical, mechanical, and digital building control systems. Will perform preventative maintenance, changes, improvements, and repairs to building systems as appropriate. Duties also include ensuring the timely and accurate resolution of any museum maintenance concerns. This is a part time position, approximately 25 hours a week. Must have a non expired Class A  Building Engineering License.  Must be able to work evenings and weekends.  This position reports to the Chief Engineer.

Director of Education

The Director of Education is responsible for providing creative and strategic leadership to oversee all aspects of the museum’s educational programming, including programming to serve visiting school groups; to support and retain membership; and to attract and serve general visitors.  The Director will work collaboratively with curatorial, marketing, membership, fundraising and other staff, as relevant, in the concept generation and content development of programs and then take primary responsibility for operational planning, budgeting, staff training, program delivery and follow-up evaluation.  The Director of Education ensures seamless integration of multi-faceted educational programming into the daily operations of the museum in order to create a meaningful visitor experience and meet attendance, membership and educational goals.  The position reports to the Vice President of Collections, Exhibitions and Programming, and oversees a department of ten full time and forty part-time staff.

Security Guard

The Museum is seeking an experienced, energetic and highly motivated Part Time Security Guard. This position will provide routine security of all museum visitors, employees and museum property. Coordinate with other staff members. Monitor CCTV cameras and alarm systems inside security room. Interact with the business guests including badging, assist in connecting guest with staff person. Respond to emergency situations.  The Security Guard reports directly to the Chief of Security.


The Museum is seeking an experienced, energetic and highly motivated Part Time Porter who is responsible for cleaning and sanitizing offices, meeting rooms, restrooms, break room and all public areas of the Museum. The ideal candidate is detail oriented, flexible and must be available to work weekends and holidays. This position will be reporting to the Lead Porter.