Career Opportunities

Passion for the arts, creative and innovative?

If these words describe you, then you should join the only multidisciplinary, bilingual performing arts centre in North America. The employees of the National Arts Centre are a unique array of individuals with exceptional skills, talents, and backgrounds.

Current Opportunities

Types of positions

Performing arts management

The heart of the NAC is the innovation and achievement within our artistic departments

Sales and service

The NAC prides itself on providing superior individual service in both official languages

Operational and support

Integral to providing superior service to our patrons and employees.


The National Arts Centre offers its full-time employees a wide range of competitive benefits. In addition to health and vision, dental, group life and long term disability plans, NAC employees also benefit from:

Paid vacation

Full-time continuing employees start their employment with 3 weeks paid vacation per year.

Pension plan

Eligible employees contribute to the Public Service Pension Plan.


Employees can benefit from discounts at our restaurant Le Café and complimentary tickets to performances as per our policy.

Current Opportunities


We have a limited number of college and university placements available in arts management, human resources, marketing, communications, finance, property management, special events, fundraising and music education.

To be considered for a college or university placement, please send us an email with the following information:

  • Cover letter including the name of the institute, program of study, year of study, start and end date of placement and hourly rate (if applicable);
  • Copy of your resume in Microsoft Word or PDF format;
  • Contact information including telephone number.

While we appreciate all applications, only those selected for a placement will be contacted.