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 Conservancy

Major Gifts Officer - Posting date:  6/19/20

The Balboa Park Conservancy is seeking a Major Gifts Officer.  The Major Gifts Officer supports the mission of the Balboa Park Conservancy to provide expertise, advocacy and resources to envision, enhance and sustain Balboa Park for all visitors in partnership with the City of San Diego and in collaboration with other organizations in the Park and the community.  The Major Gifts Officer is  responsible for the strategy, cultivation, and solicitation of individual major gifts) for both unrestricted and restricted gifts with special emphasis on the Botanical Building & Gardens, a three-year capital campaign. This position ensures a collaborative, holistic approach to donor cultivation, solicitation and stewardship.  --MORE--

Fleet Science Center

Community Engagement Manager - Posting date:  6/1/20

The Fleet Science Center is looking for a full-time Community Engagement Manager.  Are you passionate about community, STEM, equity, and access to support residents of San Diego neighborhoods? The Fleet Science Center is searching for an enthusiastic and forward-thinking Community Engagement Manager to connect communities to the power of science through listening, collaboration, and coordination. The Fleet is a dynamic county-wide organization dedicated to connecting communities to access STEM expertise and STEM learning to support their aspirations and goals. Bilingual ability is preferred. Experience with community engagement required.   --MORE--

Special Events Coordinator - Posting date:  6/8/20

The Fleet Science Center is looking for a full-time Special Events Coordinator.  The Fleet Science Center is San Diego’s only interactive science center and home to the world’s first Giant IMAX Dome Theater. With more than 400,000 visitors annually, we’re proud to be the most visited museum in Balboa Park. The Fleet opened in 1973 and is now evolving into a dynamic county-wide organization dedicated to building and supporting communities rich in science learning. We are poised to expand and move in a new direction.  --MORE--

Custodian - Posting date:  3/4/20

The Fleet Science Center is seeking a custodian to keep their facility beautiful! The Custodian will support the Fleet Mission and Visitor Experience Philosophy by taking pride in making the Fleet sparkle, enjoy working on a team of very productive partners, and sharing ideas about how to make the Fleet an even more appealing place for people to visit.  --MORE--

San Diego Automotive Museum

Facilities and Vehicle Asset Manager - Posting date: 7/1/20

The San Diego Automotive Museum is seeking a part-time multi-tasking Facilities and Vehicle Asset Manager. The Facilities and Vehicle Asset Manager is responsible for managing the administration, and day-to-day facility operations of the Museum. This position is responsible for coordinating installations and refurbishments, managing the upkeep of the building and surrounding grounds, calibration of equipment, building inspections, repairs, parking and office space allocation, utilities management, waste disposal, security, insurance, service contracts and all other duties associate with managing the facility. --MORE--

Retail Sales Associate - Posting date: 7/1/20

The San Diego Automotive Museum is seeking an enthusiastic part-time Retail Sale Associate. The Retail Sales Associate is responsible for handling admission and sales transactions in the Museum Store. This position is the first and main contact point between the Museum and the visiting public; appearance and attitude are primary considerations.   Sells admission tickets, store merchandise and memberships, and handles cash and credit card transactions. --MORE--

San Diego Museum of Man

Education Manager - Posting date: 7/23/20

The San Diego Museum of Man is seeking a full-time Education Manager. The Education Manager will primarily be focused on development and implementation of transformative education programs and curricula related to the SDMoM’s Race Are We So Different? exhibit and the exhibits associated with the School in the Park program. The Education Manager must bring a passion for creating and implementing impactful learning environments (physical and digital) with a focus on anti-racism, systemic injustice, colonization, cultural anthropology, and human variation. --MORE--

Accounting Associate- Posting date: 1/31/20

The San Diego Museum of Man is seeking a full-time Accounting Associate.  The Accounting Associate is responsible for A/P, A/R, processing payroll, and the day to day input of financial information for the Museum. The Accounting Associate is also responsible for assisting the Finance team (CFO & Accounting Manager) in maintaining departmental processes so that internal and external “clients” are well served.  –MORE--

San Diego Natural History Museum (The NAT)

General Maintenance Technician II - Posting date: 7/06/20

The San Diego Natural History Museum is seeking a full-time General Maintenance Technician II. The General Maintenance Technician's responsibilities include assisting with the daily general maintenance and upkeep of the approximately 150,000 sq. ft. facility that is located in Balboa Park, as well as a warehouse facility located in Chula Vista, CA.  Issues may range from performing maintenance work at the warehouse to troubleshooting and performing general carpentry, plumbing, or electrical repairs at the Museum. –MORE--

Accountant - Posting date: 7/26/19

The San Diego Natural History Museum is seeking a full-time Accountant. Under the supervision of the Controller, the accountant maintains financial reports, records, and general ledgers. This position also researches accounting variances, ensures compliance with accounting procedures, and helps to create efficiencies within the accounting department. -- MORE -- 

The Old Globe

Donor Engagement Manager - Posting date:  3/2/2020.

The Old Globe in San Diego’s beautiful Balboa Park seeks an experienced development professional to identify, cultivate, solicit, and steward annual fund donors up to $5,000. With a budget of $29 million, the Tony Award-winning Old Globe is a recognized leader among American regional theatres. Known for producing a broad range of work from Shakespeare and the classical repertoire to world premiere musicals and plays, the Globe annually produces 16 productions on its three stages, including a Globe for All touring program that performs in community venues throughout San Diego County.Reporting to the Associate Director of Development, Major Gifts and Research, the Donor Engagement Manager will manage the multi-channel, integrated annual fund campaign for The Friends of The Old Globe (donors under $2,500), identifying prospects for increased giving, as well work with a portfolio of donors of up to $5,000. We seek a motivated, positive, and engaging individual with a minimum of three years of development experience, preferably in an arts and culture organization. The successful candidate will be an outstanding verbal and written communicator, have an analytical mindset, be highly organized, a creative thinker, and enjoy creating relationships with donors of all giving levels.   –MORE--

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