Employment

Plains Art Museum is organized into four (4) locations and twelve (12) departments, including development and marketing, operations, exhibitions, education/community programs, event planning, executive, accounting, food service, gaming, and The Store. When employment opportunities become available, openings are announced at this site for application.

How To Apply:

Download the Plains Art Museum job application form, fill in your information and mail to the respective address. It may take a minute to download.

Plains Art Museum
P.O. Box 2338
Fargo, ND 58108

Blue Wolf Casino (located in Cactus Jack’s Saloon)
Apply here for Blue Wolf Casino and King Pin Casino positions
3402 Interstate Blvd. S
Fargo ND 58103

King Pin Casino (located in The Bowler)
2630 S University Dr
Fargo, ND 58103

Big Top Bingo
Apply here for Big Top Bingo and Sideshow Café positions
901 25th St S
Fargo 58103

Equal Opportunity Employment: Plains Art Museum is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on any grounds protected under federal, state, or local law, including race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital, affectional preference, disability, or status with regard to sources of income.

Reasonable Accommodation: If you have a special need that may necessitate accommodations in the application or interview process, please contact Tonya Scott at 701.551.6136 or email tscott@plainsart.org.

Open Positions at Plains Art Museum

Director of Education and Social Engagement
Posted on April 22, 2015

The Director of Education and Social Engagement provides leadership Museum-wide in education and social engagement.  Is responsible for the overall development, organization, operation, and coordination of the Museum’s educational and social engagement strategies and programs – to include gallery based programs, studio programs in the Katherine Kilbourne Burgum Center for Creativity, and other formats inside and outside the Museum and galleries.  This position requires a high level of professionalism;  commitment to quality programs and excellent service;  connectedness to artist communities, education communities, community organizations, and the community at-large;  and fiscal responsibility to manage in-house and outreach programs.

Skills, knowledge, and values critical for success include the following:  knowledge of modern and contemporary art and artistic practices, including socially engaged art;  commitment to the community engagement role of a museum;  some familiarity with education standards and museum education theory and best practices;  program development and implementation, research and writing; public speaking, budgeting, and personnel management skills.

Deadline for applications is May 26, 2015.

Click here for full job description.

Gallery + Ceramics Teaching Artist Substitute
Posted on April 10, 2015

The Gallery + Ceramics Teaching Artists work as a team to provide gallery and studio experiences for Fargo School District (FPS) students in the Museum and the Katherine Kilbourne Burgum Center for Creativity.  The teaching artists also lead gallery and art experiences for other schools, as needed.  The position requires the ability to engage diverse learners with viewing and analyzing art and a commitment to fostering creative thinking and expression through artistic practice.  As a representative of the Museum to our audience, the Teaching Artist must project professionalism and be committed to providing excellent services for our visitors.  This is an on-call substitute position, with schedules varying from month to month.

Deadline for applications is July 31, 2015.

Click here for full job description.

Gallery + Studio Teaching Artist
Posted on April 10, 2015

The Gallery + Studio Teaching Artist provides art experiences, designed for pre-K through 12th grade school groups, community youth educational organizations, college students, and camp programs.  The position requires the ability to engage learners of all ages and a commitment to fostering creative expression through art. As a representative of the Museum to our audience, the Teaching Artist must project professionalism and be committed to providing excellent services for our visitors. This is an on-call position with requests for Gallery + Studio experiences varying from month to month.

Deadline for applications is July 31, 2015.

Click here for full job description.

Open Positions at Our Gaming Sites

Side Show Cafe Wait Staff at Big Top Bingo
Posted on March 17, 2015

The Wait Staff performs a variety of duties relating to cafe service, including greeting and serving customers, food preparation, stocking counters and maintaining sanitation standards. Main focus of this position is customer service. Click here for full job description.

  • Provide customer service in the cafe and on the bingo floor.
  • Maintain cleanliness of the cafe.
  • Preparation of food product for selling.
  • Stock food items and paper goods.
  • Complete any duties assigned by the Shift Manager that enhance customer service or the operation of the organization.
  • Provide clear verbal and written communication in the English language.
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Assistant Manager Gaming at Big Top Bingo
Posted on March 6, 2015

The Gaming Assistant Manager is responsible for assisting the general manager at the Plains Art Museum Big Top Bingo location.  Primary duties include maximization of profitability, customer satisfaction, staff development and compliance. Includes protecting and securing all assets of the organization. Click here for full job description.

  • Assist in Managing all Bingo front line supervisory and direct service staff.
  • Involved in the interviewing, selection, and managing staff including continuing staff development.
  • Responsible for Bingo gaming operations compliance with federal, state and local laws and regulations, as well as Museum operating policies and procedures.
  • Oversee and maintain inventory process.
  • Perform and coordinate building maintenance with available staff and outside vendors.
  • Involved in planning, and implementation of advertising and public relations
  • Monitor and maintain a safe working environment for both staff and customers.
  • Be part of the count team as needed.
  • Assist the Gaming Manger as needed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Blackjack Dealer: Full and Part Time at Blue Wolf Casino & King Pin Casino
Posted on February 12, 2015

Plains Art Museum is looking for a Full and Part Time Blackjack Dealer for King Pin Casino located inside The Bowler and Blue Wolf Casino located inside Cactus Jack’s Saloon.
Excellent Earning Potential, Flexible Hours

Qualifications:
Be 21 years or older
Be flexible for day, evening & weekends
Be proficient in math
Have excellent customer service skills

Bingo Employee at Big Top Bingo
Posted on February 11, 2015

Big Top Bingo needs a full time and part time bingo employee for nights and weekend shifts.
This position is responsible for conducting bingo with a focus on customer service. This includes the “calling” of bingo, cash handling & the sale of bingo cards.

Qualifications:
Must be 18 or older.
No experience necessary.
Earning potential of $12/hr +
Benefits available for full time.

Apply at Big Top Bingo, 901 25th St S, Fargo, applications available at here.