Take the next step in your career with the Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites, a 12-location museum system including a museum in downtown Indy and 11 state historic sites, offering career, internship and volunteer opportunities all around Indiana. Want to learn something new every day and spread your love for the Hoosier state? Find a list of our open positions below as well as on the State of Indiana’s ‘Work for Indiana’ careers website.

  • Production Manager

    The Production Manager supervises all aspects of exhibit fabrication and maintenance of indoor and outdoor interactive museum experiences. This position manages production staff, materials and equipment to fabricate high quality, durable experiences for visitors to all of Indiana State Museum and Historical Sites properties.  The Production Manager works directly with the Vice President of Experience and Exhibition Design to establish and meet deadlines for in-house manufacture and installation of projects. This position also serves as the primary contact for fabrication vendors.

  • Out of School Educator

    Indiana State Museum is seeking an Out of School Time Contract educator to facilitate afterschool programs. The contract educator would work with the Engagement department for the months of September through December during the 2023 fall semester. This position has up to 7 hours a week, scheduled Tuesday through Thursday.

  • Program Developer (Angel Mounds State Historic Site)

    As the Program Developer, you will work with the Site Manager to develop and implement public & educational programs as well as event coordination for Angel Mounds. You will assist the Site Manager in the daily operation of the site. You will assist or perform the following duties: Programs and Interpretation, Artifact/Property Care, Community Relations, Purchasing and Administrative Duties.

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  • Grounds Maintenance (T.C. Steele State Historic Site)

    As Grounds Maintenance (Intermittent) role, you will provide all necessary services in regard to maintaining a historic grounds listed on the National Register of Historic Places as well as garden beds in other areas of the Historic Site. You will be installing new plants and mulch, weeding, invasive species control, garden pond maintenance, watering, raking leaves and winter preparation, mowing, trimming and picking up tree limbs throughout the property.  You will help maintain tools and equipment as well as keeping the maintenance building cleaned and performs related duties as assigned.


Internship Opportunities

We offer a wide variety of internship opportunities for college students at all levels of study and in many different disciplines.

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Volunteer Opportunities

The Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites is the crossroads of everything interesting, educational and unique about the state. We invite you to become a part of this exciting institution as a volunteer.

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Our Mission

To serve as a catalyst for informal lifelong learning that connects the stories of real people, places and things.

Our Vision

Be the leader in informal lifelong learning that is recognized, sought-after and celebrated regionally, nationally and globally.