Job Listings

Interested in being part of our art- and book-loving team?

More than 35 staff members, both full- and part-time, make up The Carle. Some work in front of the public, some are behind the scenes, and some do both. We are committed to the Museum’s exciting picture-book mission and our desire to grow its influence around the world. We are always looking for dedicated professionals coming from museum, education, arts, and publishing fields who are excited about making a difference in the lives of children—and their adults! 

Positions, when available, will be listed below.

Are you interested in work study opportunities? Students at Hampshire College, Greenfield Community College, Holyoke Community College, Smith College, and the University of Massachusetts Amherst may qualify for work study and should contact their college’s Federal Off-Campus Work Study office for details.

How to Apply

For consideration to any of our open positions, complete our Employment Application or send your letter and resume to:

You also have the option of forwarding your application materials via mail to:

Attn: HR
The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
125 West Bay Road
Amherst, MA 01002

Due to the volume of applications we receive, please choose only one method of sending application materials, phone calls are discouraged. It is our practice to follow-up with all candidates when a position is filled.

The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to building a culturally diverse and inclusive work environment and welcome an application pool that reflects our commitment.