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Employment Opportunities

The Parrish Art Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to participating in critical issues of diversity, equity, access, and inclusion (DEAI); providing more opportunities to museum professionals from underrepresented groups; and to addressing inequities and social injustices pervading our communities through the arts in all that we do. Individuals of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. The Museum’s offices are fully accessible.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to

Current Job Openings


Security Guard

The Parrish Art Museum is looking for a part-time security gallery guard for immediate hire. Applicants must be at least 18yrs old, present a welcoming demeanor, and be customer service oriented. Required is the ability to stand and walk for an extended period of time as well as strong communication skills. Weekend availability is important. Read the full job description here.

Director of Finances and Administration

The Director of Finance and Administration is a member of the Parrish’s senior management team, reporting to the Museum’s Executive Director, is the chief financial spokesperson for the Museum, providing leadership and strategy for the effective and transparent financial operations of the Parrish and supports the Museum’s general administration. The Director of Finance and Administration supervises the Finance department and serves as the liaison to the Museum Board of Trustees Finance, Investment, and Audit committees. Read the full job description here.

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The Parrish Art Museum is invested in providing invaluable, engaging internships for graduate and undergraduate students seeking practical experience in the diverse world of museum studies. We award internships based on the qualification of the applicant and the availability of a dedicated staff supervisor.

Potential interns must be currently enrolled, full-time college students, or very recent graduates.

The Museum is not accepting interns currently, please check again next spring for summer 2023.

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Parrish docents bring art to life for thousands of visitors each year. As volunteer educators and ambassadors for the Museum, docents guide visitors toward a personal understanding of art in engaging, casual exhibition tours.

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