Join the Australian Museum and work with us to achieve our Mission to ignite wonder, inspire debate and drive change 

About the Role

The Exhibition Project Officer Lead is a crucial role that sits within the Exhibitions Team. This role is offered on a full-time ongoing basis. Your previous experience will be utilised in the development and delivery of exhibition projects at the Australian Museum (AM) as part of the Production Team.

You will take a lead role on small to mid-sized projects, tasks will include production and delivery, fabricating components such as plinths and object mounts, installing and de-installing displays, and workshop oversight and maintenance. As part of the team your role will be to ensure that exhibitions are delivered on time and maintained to the highest standards and that the visitor experience is engaging, enjoyable and safe.

Click on the following Role Description to begin the journey and find your new career at the AM

Essential Requirements

Your Knowledge & Experience

To be successful in this role you will be required to:

Why work with us?

The Australian Museum is truly a great place to work. We aim to be a leading voice for the richness of life, the Earth and culture in Australia and the Pacific. We commit to transform the conversation around climate change, the environment and wildlife conservation; be a strong advocate for First Nations’ culture; and continue to develop world-leading science, collections, exhibitions and education programs.

Recent staff survey results confirm that our staff feel valued, accepted and supported and that they believe the AM is an inclusive workplace. AM staff also report a high level of job satisfaction.

The AM is located on the homelands of the Gadigal people and acknowledges and pays respect to the Gadigal people as the custodians of the land, sky and waterways, paying respect to Elders past and present.

Check out our current exhibitions and events here.


Besides working together with other like-minded people passionate about the Earth and all its wonders, you will have access to:

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