Job Opportunities

Open positions

Positions are posted here when available. 


Additionally, non-professional positions are posted on standard job boards, and professional positions are posted to the Colorado-Wyoming Association of Museums job board, and other relevant job boards. 



Internship Opportunities 

Internships at the Museums of Western Colorado provide opportunities to become familiar with and actively contribute to the inner workings of an accredited museum. They offer a challenging learning experience, and an excellent way to explore museum careers. Students gain valuable experience, and may be able to earn educational credits through their college or university.








Number of Positions Available:


May 2022 – August 2022

(Applications close April 22, 2022)

BLM Archaeology Repository Internship 2022

BLM Museum of the West Yes 1 Vida Jaber
Open Term Archival and Manuscripts Collections Intern Collections Museum of the West No Not Limited

Matti Fisher

May 2022 – August 2022

(Applications close May 1st, 2022)

Summer Collections Intern Collections Museum of the West No 3

Matti Fisher

Vida Jaber

Open Term

Cross Orchards Intern 2022

General Cross Orchards No Not Limited

Matt Darling


Interested in applying for an internship? Apply below!

Museums of Western Colorado Intern Application Form

Please fill out the form below to the best of your ability. Your answers will help to put you in the most fitting role at the museum. If you have any questions, please email us at
  • (You may choose more than one. This will help us determine your best fit.)
  • (Please note that internships in desired department may not be available.)
  • (Ex: CHRAB 2022 Archival Intern)
  • (Ex: Tuesdays (10:00am - 5:00pm), Thursdays (12:00pm - 4:30pm))
  • (Please indicate date (dd/mm/yy) and preferred times (ex: "Between 12:00pm-4:00pm)
  • Should include contact information for at least three academic or profession references.
  • Should address what position you are applying for, why you want to intern at the Museums of Western Colorado, and how you think you will benefit from this internship. Include any requirements for course credit, or your career goals, if known.