Career Opportunities

The Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences sits at the intersection of the arts, design, science and technology and plays a critical role in engaging communities with contemporary ideas and issues.  Established in 1879, the museum includes the Powerhouse Museum, Sydney Observatory and the Museums Discovery Centre. The Museum is custodian to over half a million objects of national and international significance and is considered one of the finest and most diverse collections in Australia.

A career at MAAS offers an exciting opportunity for you to be part of a creative, dynamic and collaborative team at the heart of Sydney.

To apply for a role in our team, please lodge your application at

Open Positions


Closes October 27, 2019

Temporary, Full time

MAAS Project

Archivist will contribute to the implementation of best archival practice in relation to the Museum’s institutional archives and enables their access for research, exhibition, and public and associated programs by MAAS cultural heritage professionals and external stakeholders.