jobs and opportunities

The following is a list of arts-related job openings and volunteer opportunities in the region, including any open positions at RACC. These listings have been submitted by organizations and RACC has approved them for viewing. Disclaimer: RACC does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of this outside information. This list is not intended to endorse any views expressed or products or services offered by these links. To submit a notice go to

Receptionist (P/T) sought by Columbia Dance

Deadline February 25, 2017

Columbia Dance is looking for a part-time receptionist. Must be organized, self-motivated, dependable, and have a cheerful attitude! General Responsibilities: The Columbia Dance receptionists are hired and supervised jointly by the Artistic, School and Executive Directors, the Office Manager, and are informed of the mission of, and have a commitment to Columbia Dance. Specific Duties […]

RACC Opportunity: Digital Communications Specialist 

Deadline March 15, 2017

 The Digital Communications Specialist is responsible for managing RACC’s online presence and reputation. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a passion for arts and culture and proven experience managing websites and other digital communication platforms – including social media channels and e-newsletters. RACC values a community in which everyone can participate in arts and culture, and […]

Operations Manager sought by Umpqua Valley Arts Association

Deadline March 04, 2017

The Umpqua Valley Arts Association (UVAA), located in Roseburg, Oregon, has an immediate opening for a part-time Operations Manager. UVAA is a major contributor to the cultural and educational life in Douglas County, offering a wide variety of programs throughout the year. The position involves a range of responsibilities, with particular emphasis on ensuring the […]

Executive Director sought by NW Documentary

Deadline March 05, 2017

NW Documentary was started in 2003 with a mission to practice, teach, and share the art of nonfiction storytelling. We are committed to the idea that everyone has a story to tell, and that in facilitating people’s capacity to tell those stories, we enrich and enliven the community and world in which we live. We […]

Call for Models by Newspace Center for Photography

Deadline August 01, 2017

Newspace Center for Photography is a nonprofit resource center and community hub for students, working artists, professional photographers, educators, and photo-enthusiasts of all types. We are currently looking to expand our model list! Newspace holds a number of lighting and portrait classes throughout the year which function with models. How it works Once an instructor […]

Executive Director sought by Caldera

Deadline February 28, 2017

At Caldera, we believe in the power of creativity. Caldera is a catalyst for the transformation of underserved youth through innovative year-round art and environmental programs. At the core of all we do, our Youth Program provides students (age 11 to early adult from underserved communities in Portland and Central Oregon) with year-round arts and […]

PNCA Chair of MA Critical Studies

Deadline March 31, 2017

The Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA) and its Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies is seeking a highly qualified individual to serve as Chair of its MA in Critical Studies program (formally Critical Theory and Creative Research ). Critical Studies investigates the forces that shape contemporary cultural production in the context of various constructs […]

PNCA Chair of Low-Residency MFA in Visual Studies Program

Deadline February 28, 2017

The Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA) is seeking a highly qualified individual to chair and administer the Low-Residency MFA in Visual Studies Program. This is a national search for a three-year renewable appointment. The successful applicant will have a demonstrated ability to facilitate useful critiques and discussions, and support the widely different methodologies, intentions […]

Marketing and Administrative Coordinator at architecture practice

Deadline February 28, 2017

LEVER is a progressive architecture practice based in North Portland. The firm brings design excellence to a diverse range of building types including institutional, creative office, and multi-family housing, as well as being nationally recognized for innovation with mass timber. LEVER seeks a Marketing and Administrative Coordinator to support public relations, new business initiatives, and […]

Volunteer for the PNCA Spring Gala

Deadline March 18, 2017

Volunteers needed for our Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA) Annual Gala 2017, Shine On! It is an event that raises money for student scholarships. We are looking for people who love hosting and participating in events. We need people to volunteer with us for one evening only, Saturday, March 18, 2017. Jobs include: registration […]

Summer Chaperone sought by NW Dance Project

Deadline April 01, 2017

NW Dance Project is currently accepting applications for a chaperone position during our Summer Dance Intensive. We are seeking an applicant who has experience working with teenagers, possesses excellent communication skills, and is incredibly motivated and reliable. Commitment Dates: JUL 16 – AUG 12 / 2017 Hours: Monday-Friday, Overnight 5:00pm to 9:00am + All day […]

Graphic Design Fellowship

Deadline March 01, 2017

Wassaic Project offers a graphic design fellowship to provide emerging professionals with an opportunity to work with a growing arts organization. We are looking for candidates who are early in their careers with an interest in artists and arts organizations and can thrive in a deadline-driven environment. The Fellow will work directly with the Design […]

Senior Arts Coordinator

Deadline March 04, 2017

The Native Arts and Cultures Foundation seeks candidates for the position of Senior Arts Coordinator, reporting to the President/CEO. The annual salary range for this position is up to $60,000 depending on experience. This full time position is eligible for full benefits. To apply, please email a PDF of your resume along with a PDF […]

Marketing and Digital Manager sought by Portland Opera

Deadline June 30, 2017

The Marketing and Digital Manager-Opera (MDM) develops integrated marketing plans, manages the day-to-day marketing activities for the annual subscription and single ticket sales campaigns, and leads comprehensive digital marketing efforts to drive audience engagement and ticket sales. The Marketing and Digital Manager also develops on-going marketing events to increase awareness of Portland Opera and our […]

Experience Theatre Project seeks teaching artists for summer programming

Deadline March 10, 2017

Experience Theatre Project, a professional theater company based in Beaverton, is seeking teachers for upcoming summer camp program for ages 6-18. We seek teachers skilled in acting and theater\re instruction (and, for some classes, music), to get kids excited about live storytelling, instill confidence in themselves, and nurture positive interpersonal skills by way of theater. […]

General Manager sought by Enlightened Theatrics (Salem)

Deadline December 30, 2017

The General Manager is the key business leader for the organization. This role represents and advocates for the organization in an effort to continually enhance its brand image, visibility, and influence across the community. This position manages all administrative, financial, and operational functions of Enlightened Theatrics, with a focus on achieving sustainable financial stability while […]

Arts Administration Internship @ Franconia Sculpture Park (Volunteer)

Deadline July 15, 2017

Franconia Sculpture Park’s Arts Administration Internship provides ‘hands-on’ immersion in the daily operations of a progressive arts organization located in the scenic St. Croix River Valley, 45 miles NE of Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, USA. Franconia provides residence and workspace to emerging and established artists in a 43-acre sculpture park. There are two different types of […]

Volunteer at Disjecta

Deadline November 01, 2017

Help Disjecta run our visual and performing arts! Volunteers will work alongside staff members and fill crucial roles by staffing events, assisting with space preparations, and helping artists install their work. Volunteers can earn tickets to events in exchange for their work. If you would like to add your name to our volunteer mailing list […]

Work Study Position (Volunteer) sought by NW Dance Project

Deadline January 01, 2020

Work Study Studio Assistants work a minimum of 8.5 hours per week in the studio and offices in exchange for unlimited classes at NW Dance Project. Our ongoing Work Study program provides an opportunity for students to take classes at the studio in exchange for working at the front desk and in our offices. Duties […]

Disclaimer: RACC does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of this outside information. This list is not intended to endorse any views expressed or products or services offered by these links.