Museum of Craft and Design

San Francisco, California


The Museum of Craft and Design (MCD) is the only museum in San Francisco devoted to craft and design. Founded in 2004, MCD showcases designers, makers, and artists through a distinctive series of craft and design-focused exhibitions and award-winning public programs.

Position Summary:

Under the supervision of the Curatorial Director and in conjunction with Exhibitions and other Museum departments, the Registrar is responsible for ensuring the safe handling and storage of artwork; coordinating the various aspects of borrowing objects for exhibitions; scheduling and overseeing delivery, preparation, installation and dispersal of art objects; and maintaining inventories and related billing and documentation to support departmental budgets. Note that MCD does not have a permanent collection so all works under Registrar’s care will be loans from artists, lenders, and institutions.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay:  $30/hr.

Schedule: Full time, non-exempt. Hybrid work schedule: remote M/T; in-person W/Th/F. In-person M-F during installation periods.

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