Love art? Us, too! The Carter provides many employment, fellowship, volunteer, and internship opportunities. 


Think you need to have an art background to work in a museum? We’ve got good news for you—it takes a team of many talents to run a museum! You can find our current openings in Paycom, and all applications should be submitted online (no walk-ins).

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The Amon Carter Museum of American Art is an Equal Opportunity Employer. As such, the Museum pledges to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual preference, national origin, disability, or status as a veteran. The Carter offers a competitive salary and a generous benefits package.


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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers play an important part of the Carter team, providing crucial support to many aspects of what the Carter has to offer. Want to learn about art and give public tours? Like to get creative and make art with people? Prefer to learn more about our library and archives collections? Choose from a variety of diverse opportunities and get involved in our dynamic events. No art experience necessary—just enthusiasm and a dedicated interest to the Museum and the community we serve. Email us for more information.

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