Employment Opportunities

MNHC is currently accepting applications for a Marketing and Events Coordinator.

  • Full-time, permanent position
  • 40 hours/week
  • $18-$21/hour DOE
  • Discounts on all MNHC programs
  • Paid holiday, vacation, and sick leave
  • Eligibility for 403(b) retirement plan, including a 1% match
  • Full medical and vision coverage (subject to a 90-day probation period)
  • Professional development opportunities

This position includes oversight, development, and delivery of the integrated marketing strategy for the Montana Natural History Center (MNHC). Marketing efforts include online and printed materials, social media, annual giving campaigns, program and fundraising promotion, and membership efforts. This position also coordinates events, such as MNHC’s Annual Banquet and Auction, and assists with corporate donor recognition and other fundraising efforts.

Read the full job description here.

To apply, please send the following to Thurston Elfstrom at telfstrom@montananaturalist.org:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • List of three professional references

Applications will be accepted until Friday, October 29th, 2021. Position starts December 6, 2021, or sooner if possible.


MNHC is currently accepting applications for a Camps Coordinator.

  • Full-time, permanent position
  • 40 hours/week
  • $16-$18/hour DOE
  • Discounts on all MNHC & spectrUM programs
  • Paid holiday, vacation, and sick leave
  • Eligibility for 403(b) retirement plan, including a 1% match
  • Full medical and vision coverage (subject to a 90-day probation period)
  • Professional development opportunities

This position includes joint summer camp coordination involving both the Montana Natural History Center and the University of Montana spectrUM Discovery Area. The Camps Coordinator will be collaborating closely with spectrUM staff and facilities to deliver high quality, engaging science education throughout the year at the University of Montana spectrUM Discovery Area, located in the new Missoula Public Library. Coordination and supervision of camp programs at Montana Natural History Center and spectrUM Discovery Area include but are not limited to: Summer Science Outdoor Day Camps, School’s Out Camps, Afterschool Programs, Supervision of Seasonal Field Staff and Summer Camp Staff as associated with Camp programs. 

Read the full job description here.

To apply, please send the following to Jennifer Robinson at jrobinson@montananaturalist.org:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • List of three professional references

Applications will be accepted until Friday, October 29th, 2021. Position starts January 1st, 2022.


We are not currently hiring for any other positions. However, MNHC is always on the lookout for talented professionals and ambitious interns. If you believe you would be a good fit as we continue to grow, send us your resume:
Montana Natural History Center
120 Hickory St., Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801