Employment

Employment Opportunities

History and myth. Art and culture. Legends and legacies. The story of the American West is a rich and colorful tapestry, one that you could be part of at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West. Together, our wide-ranging expertise, comprehensive collections, and engaging programs allow visitors to discover and experience that story for themselves.

Create your own lasting legacy. Find your position here and help us share the story of the American West.

The Buffalo Bill Center of the West is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Grounds Supervisor

The Buffalo Bill Center of the West is seeking candidates for a full time, year-round position, Grounds Supervisor. This position maintains the grounds and exterior features, supervising an entry level grounds crew during the summer and working independently the remainder of the year. This individual needs professional landscaping and maintenance knowledge to lead this area for the Center.

This individual keeps the soil in good condition; plants flowers, shrubs, and trees; and waters, feeds, and prunes plants. The individual also controls insects, disease, and weeds; and cuts, fertilizes, and irrigates the ground. In addition, this individual is responsible for outside event set up and assists with other maintenance department duties.

The successful candidate will have a two year degree in biology, agriculture, or a  related field, or the equivalent. A minimum of two years of grounds keeping experience is needed. This individual needs efficient work habits and good organizational skills. This job is physically demanding and requires lifting 50 pounds and working outside in weather extremes.

We offer a competitive salary and a complete benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, life, and long term disability insurance, a retirement plan, vacation, sick leave, and other benefits.

Apply online or e-mail your resume and cover letter to chriss@centerofthewest.org.


Seasonal Food & Beverage Associates

The Buffalo Bill Center of the West is seeking seasonal associates in food services at its Eatery and Coffee Bar. Individual who are 16 years of age or older prepare delicious food and drinks, serve our visitors, run the cash register, and clean the kitchen and visitor areas. Positions are available for several time periods, seven days a week.

Apply online or pick up an application at the Center.


Seasonal Gallery Guard

The Buffalo Bill Center of the West is seeking candidates for part-time, seasonal positions in the Security Department. Gallery guards are responsible for the safety and protection of visitors, employees and collections. Weekend availability is required. The two shifts available: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. and 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. This position starts at $10 per hour.

The successful candidate will have a high school diploma or the equivalent. This individual needs the stamina to stand and walk for extended periods of time, good verbal communication skills, and good teamwork. Gallery guards need to project a positive and professional image.

Apply online or pick up an application at the Center.


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Internship Opportunities

The Buffalo Bill Center of the West offers summer internships providing specialized learning experiences in a museum setting, with options in conservation, education, graphics, records management, and much more. The application period is closed for this season, but click here to find out more about the program.