Join Our Team


At GRAM, our mission is to connect people through art, creativity and design.

To do this successfully, we want to engage mission-focused team members who will join us in creating exceptional art and learning experiences for our guests and community. We strive to provide a collaborative work environment for our staff with a focus in increasing diversity and inclusion within our teams and our organization.

  GRAM Studio staff member laughing with a child in an orange apron painting a mural in the studio.

Join Our Team

Whether you are passionate about art or interested in bringing your skills and experience to a world-class organization, GRAM has different opportunities for you to join our dedicated staff. As an employer, we offer a variety of benefit options to both full and part time staff and you will enjoy working in the world’s first LEED® Gold certified art museum. Highlights of our employment package:

  • Paid vacation time, sick days, personal days and holidays.
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Health, Dental and Life Insurance
  • Museum Membership for you and your immediate family

GRAM is committed to creating a work environment where all team members, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability status or national origin, have the opportunity to find inspiration.

Open Positions

    This is a unique part-time job opportunity as a contracted GRAM Early Learner Educator. GRAM’s Early Learners program helps children ages 0 – 5 discover all the Museum has to offer through activities designed to enhance early development.

    As a Visitor Services Associate, you will work to ensure each visitor receives the highest level of customer service by attentively listening, expertly researching, and accurately communicating requested information.

    The Grand Rapids Art Museum is searching for individuals looking to join our pool of a very active Special Events Team. These are part-time positions assisting with the execution of a broad range of events. Hours each week are variable and based on schedule and are typically in the evenings or on weekends.

    A unique part time job opportunity as a Learning and Creativity Associate, working with all types of audiences to help them learn about art and the Museum.

    Our Gallery Attendants work to ensure our guests have the best possible experience when visiting the museum galleries by providing a friendly and safe atmosphere while encouraging communication and learning.

Open Internships

    GRAM’s Curatorial Department is responsible for the regular rotation of the permanent collection galleries as well as the organization and installation of special exhibitions throughout the year

    GRAM seeks an intern to assist its Membership Department with department projects, member events, and various administrative needs related to departmental goals.