Preparator/Production Assistant, Full-Time

Japanese American National Museum

Los Angeles, California

An affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution and AAM accredited, the Japanese American National Museum (JANM) is recognized as one of the nation’s premier cultural museums. Located adjacent to Metro Gold Line in Little Tokyo/Arts district downtown.


The Preparator/Production Assistant will assist with JANM’s multi-faceted exhibition program that includes primarily the installation and de-installation of on-site exhibitions and displays. Other responsibilities include supporting the production units’ role in providing fabrication support for other JANM programs. May include weekend and evening hours. Bachelor’s degree in Design, Art or Architecture preferred and Min 1 yr. experience working in a gallery or museum setting. Computer literate in major graphic design programs including Quark, Photoshop, Illustrator and experience with MS Office preferred. Background check required.


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