About The National WWII Museum

Offering a compelling blend of sweeping narrative and poignant personal detail, The National WWII Museum features immersive exhibits, multimedia experiences, and an expansive collection of artifacts and first-person oral histories, taking visitors inside the story of the war that changed the world. Beyond the galleries, the Museum's online collections, virtual field trips, webinars, educational travel programs, and renowned International Conference on World War II offer patrons new ways to connect to history and honor the generation that sacrificed so much to secure our freedom.

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at The National WWII Museum. The National WWII Museum is an equal opportunity employer and seeks diversity in its workforce. We are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Consistent with the Americans with Disabilities Act, applicants may request accommodations needed to participate in the application process.

The National WWII Museum offers a competitive wage and benefits package which includes the following:
• Competitive wages
• Medical insurance – 2 plan options; Museum pays 75% of premium
• Dental and vision insurance
• Flexible spending account
• 401(k) – Museum matches 50% of employee contribution up to 6%; employer contribution fully vested after 3 years of employment
• Life insurance and AD&D - $15,000 policy employer paid; additional life and AD&D available
• Long term disability
• Paid vacation and sick leave, 10 paid holidays per year
• Free parking
• Tuition assistance and professional development
• Employee assistance program


Current Job Openings

Historical Research Manager
New Orleans, LA Full-time

The Jenny Craig Institute for the Study of War and Democracy seeks a proactive and motivated research coordinator with exceptional organizational, interpersonal,...


Parking Attendant (Occasional)
New Orleans, LA Seasonal

The National WWII Museum is currently seeking a Parking Attendant.  This part-time position reports to the Parking Manager and is responsible for the day-to-day...


Sales Associate
New Orleans, LA Full-time

This position reports to the Museum Store Manager and is responsible for all aspects of customer service in the Museum stores.  Duties include greeting and assisting...


Warehouse Associate
New Orleans, LA Full-time

This full-time position reports to the Assistant Director of Offsite Retail and Marketing and is responsible for moving product from the warehouse to four on-campus...


Advertising Manager
New Orleans, LA Full-time

The National WWII Museum’s Marketing and Communications team is seeking an Advertising Manager to oversee all components of the Museum’s digital and traditional...


Youth and Family Engagement Specialist
New Orleans, LA Full-time

The Youth and Family Engagement Specialist develops, manages, and evaluates educational programs and resources for youth and family audiences on site at the Museum,...


Collection Manager
New Orleans, LA Full-time

Reporting to the Senior Registrar & Director of Collections Management, the Collection Manager will be primarily responsible for the physical care of the artifacts...


Restoration Specialist
New Orleans, LA Full-time

The National World War II Museum seeks a mechanically-skilled, historically-minded, and collaborative professional to serve as Restoration Specialist within the...


Curator
New Orleans, LA Full-time

The National World War II Museum seeks a skilled, innovative, and collaborative professional to serve as a member of the Curatorial Affairs department in the Collections...


Project Manager (IT)
New Orleans, LA Full-time

The IT Project Manager will work with the Senior Director of Technology to lead the Museum’s Digitization work team in support of The National World War II Museum’s...


Interior Maintenance Technician
New Orleans, LA Full-time

This position reports to the Chef Engineer and is responsible for interior maintenance tasks. The ideal candidate will be physically able to perform manual work...


Reporting to the Director of Volunteer Services, the Volunteer Services Associate is responsible for facilitating the daily operations of the Volunteer Program and...


The National WWII Museum is currently seeking an Executive Assistant to the Vice President of Education and Access.  This position serves as the primary support...


Production Events Manager
New Orleans, LA Full-time

The Production Events Manager is responsible for producing Museum events that have been contracted and sold by the Museum’s sales team. Additional responsibilities...


Parking Attendant (Part Time)
New Orleans, LA Part-time

This part-time position reports to the Parking Manager and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the garage in the absence of the manager. Responsibilities...


Theater & AV Systems Technician
New Orleans, LA Full-time

The National WWII Museum is currently seeking a full-time Theater and AV Systems Technician.  This position reports to the Senior Director of Theater and AV Systems...


Engineer 2nd Class
New Orleans, LA Full-time

Join our team at one of the City of New Orleans most popular attractions.  The National WWII Museum is currently seeking a qualified 2nd Class Stationary Engineer...


Patriots Circle Stewardship Manager
New Orleans, LA Full-time

Working cooperatively with the Director of Patriots Circle, and Associate Vice President of Annual Giving and Membership, the Patriots Circle Stewardship Manager...


Security Officer
New Orleans, LA Full-time

This position is responsible for ensuring the safety and security of all guests, staff, and Museum properties in accordance with Museum policies and procedures. ...


Custodian/ Event Set-Up Personnel
New Orleans, LA Full-time

The National WWII Museum currently has an opportunity for Custodian Event Set Up Personnel.  This position reports to the Custodial Supervisor/Facilities Management...


Custodian
New Orleans, LA Full-time

 The National WWII Museum is currently seeking a Custodian.  This full-time position reports to the Facilities Manager and is responsible for custodial tasks....


Tour Guide (Part-time)
New Orleans, LA Part-time

Reporting to the Visitor Engagement Specialist, the Tour Guide position provides a welcoming, hospitable environment and rewarding learning experience through guided...


Security Officer (Occasional)
New Orleans, LA Full-time

This position is responsible for ensuring the safety and security of all guests, staff, and Museum properties in accordance with Museum policies and procedures. ...


Membership Operations Coordinator
New Orleans, LA Full-time

The National WWII Museum seeks a Membership Operations Coordinator who will work as part of a team-oriented department responsible for The National WWII Museum’s...


The Institute for the Study of War and Democracy seeks a proactive and motivated project manager with exceptional organizational, interpersonal, and writing skills...


Processing Archivist
New Orleans, LA Full-time

Working with The National WWII Museums Collections and Exhibits Department and reporting to the Senior Registrar & Director of Collections, the Processing Archivist...


Director of Financial Projects
New Orleans, LA Full-time

Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the Director of Financial Projects supports the CFO and the Museum Finance Team in overall delivery of Finance services...


Executive Director, WWII Media Center
New Orleans, LA Full-time

The Museum intends to significantly grow its content programing in order to become the most accessible and trusted resource on WWII across the country. The Executive...


The Associate Vice President (AVP) of Education will have primary responsibility for the conceptualization, development, implementation, and management of all K-12...


Exhibit Graphic Designer
New Orleans, LA Full-time

The National WWII Museum seeks a skilled, innovative, and collaborative professional to serve as the Exhibit Graphic Designer for the museum’s special and traveling...


The Director of Development/Corporate and Foundation Relations reports to the Vice President of Institutional Advancement, is a key member of the major gift team...


Senior Internal Auditor
New Orleans, LA Full-time

Reporting to the President with a dual reporting to the Audit Committee Chair, the Internal Auditor will have the responsibility to conduct and report on business...