Job Listings

Interested in being part of our art- and book-loving team?

More than 35 staff members, both full- and part-time, make up The Carle. Some work in front of the public, some are behind the scenes, and some do both. We are committed to the Museum’s; exciting picture-book mission and our desire to grow its influence around the world. We are always looking for dedicated professionals coming from museum, education, arts, and publishing fields who are excited about making a difference in the lives of children—and their adults! 

Positions, when available, will be listed below.

Current job postings

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. We encourage candidates to apply early as the position will close once we have a robust applicant pool or a candidate has been selected. Read the full job description for details.
Young child asking question into microphone in crowded auditorium.
Full-time position.
Children looking at art in the galleries with an adult
Full-time position.
bookseller at cash register with colorful merchandise and prints on the wall
Part-time, approximately 15 hours per week.

How to Apply

For consideration to any of our open positions, complete our Employment Application. If you need an access accommodation or have a question regarding available accommodations, or if you need this application in an alternative format to successfully submit your candidacy, please contact

It is our practice to follow-up with all candidates when a position is filled. Due to the volume of applications we receive phone calls are discouraged.

The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.