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Wonder what it would be like to work at Getty? Whether you are an electrician, have a background in art history or the visual arts, work in retail, have administrative experience, are a conservation scientist, or a variety of other backgrounds and professions, Getty is a place where all employees are committed to helping Getty deliver on its mission.

We work together to ensure visitors from Los Angeles and around the world can experience our collections, and those of other museums as part of special exhibitions. The Central Garden at the Getty Center is considered part of Getty’s art collection and our grounds — both at the Getty Center and the Getty Villa — are maintained by our own dedicated employees who ensure that the exterior space is as beautiful as the art and sculptures.

Whether you’re interested in paid, volunteer, or grant-funded opportunities, you will find information at the Getty Work with Us site.

Our employees enjoy an array of perks as part of their employment. Check out Benefits and Perks at Getty below.

Apply Now for Current Job Opportunities

Can you picture yourself working at Getty? Here are just a few of our current openings. You can see all current openings, detailed job descriptions, and more at the Getty Job Opportunities site.

Performs post-processing of image files to existing standards and ensures that digital assets are appropriately organized for imaging initiatives. The position will stay current with emerging trends, equipment, and standards and engage with the cultural heritage imaging community to learn about developments in the field.


Digital Imaging Specialist

This manager of web content and UX strategy will drive the continual evolution of Getty’s institutional website and lead our web content, visual design and UX team. The Assistant Director of Web Content Strategy is responsible for guiding the user-driven content strategy, design, organizational content governance and maintenance of Getty.edu, working closely and collaboratively with the web team, external vendors, the front-end engineering team within Getty Digital, and across all Getty units and programs to ensure design and content meets the needs of professional and general audiences.


Assistant Director, Web Content Strategy

The Budget Analyst will work with Museum departments and staff to review and monitor revenue/expenditures and assist the Senior Budget Analyst with preparing annual, quarterly, and monthly Museum financial reports. In addition to Museum financial reporting needs, the candidate will handle matters related to the Getty's business travel and expense (T&E) process and procedures as well as the Getty’s Purchasing card (Pcard) process and procedures.


Budget Analyst

Benefits and Perks at Getty

You have access to great benefits and perks as an employee of Getty, including discounts, an on-site fitness center, access to museums and events, and more.

The Getty's Mission

The J. Paul Getty Trust is a cultural and philanthropic institution dedicated to the presentation, conservation, and interpretation of the world’s artistic legacy. Through the collective and individual work of its constituent programs — Getty Conservation Institute, Getty Foundation, J. Paul Getty Museum, and Getty Research Institute — the Getty pursues its mission in Los Angeles and throughout the world, serving both the general interested public and a wide range of professional communities in order to promote a vital civil society through an understanding of the visual arts.

At the Getty, we take pride in working together to carry out our Mission. For those with an interest in arts education, preservation, history, or research, working at the Getty is a chance to marry your passion with your work experience.

The Getty is a community that values differences and diversity in the pursuit of inquiry and knowledge, mutual understanding, respect, trust, transparency, and cooperation.