Programs Assistant

Japanese American National Museum

Los Angeles, California


Programs Assistant will assist with content development, themes, and program ideas to further the museum’s mission in consultation with Program and Development staff. Assists with the following: Supervisors with scheduling Public Programs and National Center support staff, volunteers, and student interns working on public programs to ensure a successful event; Logistics and coordinate public programs; Stage management and communications with talent and speakers, in advance and during public programming. Assist with visitor experience during Public Programs; Compiling data and providing administrative support. Work weekends and evenings as needed. Tuesday – Saturday schedule preferred.

Bachelor’s degree in arts, humanities, education, or other related field preferred; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum of one year of successful experience in supporting programs and events for a diverse audience, museum programs preferred.  

Compensation & Benefits:

$17.50 - $19 per hour, DOE.

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