Working at the museum

Are you interested in working for the Natural History Museum Basel?
Find out more here.

As well as having a staff budget for around 50 permanent employees, of whom around 35 are full-time, the Natural History Museum Basel also employs temporary staff in a variety of areas.

If there are any free positions they are announced on this site.


People carrying out civilian service with the appropriate qualifications are able to carry out their civilian service in the Natural History Museum Basel's Earth Sciences and Life Sciences departments. The requirements for this are at least four semesters of study in earth sciences or biology and an interest in museum work.