Careers

Arts Council staff at the 2019 Governor's Awards for the Arts at the August Wilson African American Cultural Center
Arts Council staff at the 2019 Governor's Awards for the Arts at the August Wilson African American Cultural Center

Are you ready to make an impact?

The Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council offers a variety of full-time and part-time positions, not to mention unique, hands-on internship and volunteer opportunities. If you have questions about employment opportunities with the Arts Council, please email info@pittsburghartscouncil.org.

Employment Opportunities

Arts and Economic Prosperity Surveyor

The Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council seeks 2-3 surveyors to help gather audience surveys for a national economic impact research project. Pay for this position is $20/hr for every event worked between October 2022 and May 2023. Total hours worked per month will vary based on surveying schedule and availability but will not exceed 10 hours per month.

Internship Opportunities

The Arts Council offers internships to undergraduate and graduate students on a year-round basis, supporting a variety of issues facing Pittsburgh's arts sector. Interns gain on-the-job experience working with and assisting staff in areas such as business and legal consulting, communications and marketing, cultural policy, research, grantmaking, membership, and development.

Research Intern

The Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council seeks a curious, eager intern to assist in administration, outreach, hands-on field research, and reporting for its national Americans for the Arts research partnership.

Art Jobs in the Greater Pittsburgh Area

Those looking for job opportunities in the arts sector have access to several resources. Visit our Pittsburgh Artist Resources website to view the “Jobs” section. It’s free to list a job and other opportunities on the website. We also use these listings in our monthly newsletters and social media postings, further increasing the reach of the job opportunity!

Check out Nonprofit Talent for local and regional nonprofit arts jobs listings.

Twice a week, NEXTpittsburgh posts positions available in the Pittsburgh area, including arts and nonprofit positions.