The Des Moines Art Center has four paid positions available at this time.

  • part-time art access instructor

    The Art Access Instructor develops and teaches classes that focus on creating a safe space for artmaking and self-expression across diverse populations and underserved groups in the community and within the Art Center.


    The Art Center seeks a Studio Education Assistant to act as a customer service ambassador for Studio Education and the Art Center to the general public and students, while providing support for the Studio Education department and ensuring a secure environment. 

  • rental events manager

    The Des Moines Art Center seeks a Rental Events Manager who is responsible for facilitating world class rental events. This position coordinates all aspects of the Art Center’s rental events from initial engagement to execution and follow-up. 

  • building maintenance worker

    Building Maintenance Workers provide a fresh, clean, and safe environment for visitors and staff by performing maintenance and janitorial duties in the Art Center’s facility and on the grounds.

Are you interested in working in an area of the Art Center that does not currently have open positions? 

Submit your resume here.

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