Opportunities at The Westmoreland

 

Employment

Internships

Artist & Other Opportunities

Employment

Gallery Host

The Westmoreland Museum of American Art seeks an enthusiastic individual to work in the important Gallery Host role with the Visitor Experiences & Special Events Team. Gallery Hosts work to ensure a safe facility for all visitors, welcoming and assisting them during their visit. Responsibilities also include safeguarding our priceless collection through observation and inspection of the gallery spaces. The individual will be cross-trained to provide additional support in other visitor facing areas when needed.

Candidates for this position must be flexible, reliable, observant, and possess strong communication skills. Prior customer service experience is preferred. Individuals must be available to work flexible hours including days, evenings, weekends and holidays. This position is Part-time, less than 20 hours per week. If you enjoy working with the public and have an interest in art or history, this position may be for you!

Employment offers are contingent upon satisfactory verification or criminal, and/or employment background checks.

The Westmoreland is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

To apply, please your cover letter and resume to careers@thewestmoreland.org.

 

Internships

There are no current openings at this time. Please check back later for internship opportunities.

 

Artist & Other Opportunities

Calling for Makers, Artists, Poets, Authors, Musicians, Dancers, and Performers to participate in our Virtual Community Days!

The Westmoreland is in search of makers, artists, poets, authors, musicians, dancers, and performers to imagine, create, invent and/or perform all in the virtual realm during our Virtual Community Days! Community Days occur on the first Sunday of each month from 10-3 pm on the Museum’s Facebook and YouTube. These events are free and for all ages. There will be a small stipend offered to individuals who are selected to participate in a Community Day program. Interested in participating in a Community Day? Please submit a proposed idea, project, and/or activity to Mona Wiley, Public Programs Manager at mwiley@thewestmoreland.org.

Call for Proposals for Regional Artist Exhibitions:

The Westmoreland is accepting proposals for exhibitions, which are held in the Robertshaw Gallery (adjacent to the lobby on the 1st floor). Regional artists working in all media and living within a 150-mile radius of Greensburg/Pittsburgh, PA will be considered. Site-specific installations are welcome. For more information about submission guidelines, please contact Curatorial Assistant Bonnie West at 724.837.1500 x129 or bwest@thewestmoreland.org.

 

In Search of Artist Educators:

The Westmoreland is in search of artists and makers to host Pop-Up Studios. Pop-Up Studios are geared towards adults (ages 18 and above) and take place once a month on a Wednesday evening, 6-8pm, in the Museum studio. These classes give adult attendees the opportunity to discover different techniques, work with various types of media and explore their creative side in a relaxing environment with snacks, drinks and expert instruction. Interested in hosting a Pop-Up Studio or have some questions? Please contact Studio Programs Coordinator Michael Carsone at 724.837.1500 x 146 or mcarsone@thewestmoreland.org.