Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities:

Open Positions:

Positions are posted here when available.

Paleontology Field Coordinator

Paleontology Field Assistant

Paleontology Collections Assistant

Additionally, non-professional positions are posted on standard job boards, and professional positions are posted to the Colorado-Wyoming Association of Museums job board, and other relevant job boards.


Internship Opportunities:

Internships at the Museums of Western Colorado provide opportunities to become familiar with and actively contribute to the inner workings of an accredited museum. They offer a challenging learning experience, and an excellent way to explore museum careers. Students gain valuable experience, and may be able to earn educational credits through their college or university.

Available and Upcoming Internships:

TERM OF POSITION:TITLE & DESCRIPTION:DEPARTMENT:SITE:PAID:NUMBER OF POSITIONS AVAILABLE:SUPERVISING STAFF:
Multiple Available:
(Flexible)

Term 1: January-April

Term 2: May-August

Term 3: September-December 
2023 Education InternEducationSatellite Position
(Museum of the West & Dinosaur Journey)
No6 (2 Per Term)Christine Westermire
Multiple Available:
(Flexible)

Term 1: January-April

Term 2: May-August

Term 3: September-December 
2023 Collections InternCollectionsMuseum of the WestNo9 (3 per term)Matti Fisher
Multiple Available:
(Flexible)

Term 1: February-April

Term 2: May-August

Term 3: September-December 
2023 Cross Orchards Site InternCollections, Curation, & GroundsCross OrchardsNo6 (2 Per Term)Matt Darling
& Matti Fisher
Multiple Available:
(Flexible)

Term 1: January-April

Term 2: May-August

Term 3: September-December
2023 Library InternCollectionsMuseum of the WestNo6 (2 Per Term)Matti Fisher
Multiple Available:
(Flexible)

Term 1: January-April

Term 2: May-August

Term 3: September-December
2023 BLM Archaeology Collections InternBLM Archaeology RepositoryMuseum of the WestNo6 (2 Per Term)Vida Jaber

Interested in applying for an internship? Apply below!