Employment Opportunities


The San Diego Symphony Orchestra Association, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit arts corporation, is currently accepting employment applications for the following open positions:


Summer Venue Facilities Staff: The San Diego Symphony is looking for candidates to join our facilities team to assist with our summer site build and maintenance. Experience with construction, maintenance, landscaping, customer service or venue operations is very helpful. All positions will be temporary, through the summer. Must be available to work days, nights, and weekends. For more information please email hr@sandiegosymphony.org.


Institutional Advancement (Development)

No openings at this time.



Vice President, Artistic Planning – This position will design and oversee vision and artistic planning of the San Diego Symphony Orchestra (SDSO); Work with the Music Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to create seasons that are vibrant and balanced for audiences and orchestra. Incorporate innovative concepts and ideas into the concert experience at Jacobs Music Center and also regional venues that connect San Diego Symphony musicians with the greater community including Baja California. Identify and build relationships with key artistic partners including guest soloists and artists across many genres. For a full job description, please contact Human Resources at hr@sandiegosymphony.org.


Finance and Information Systems

Chief Financial Officer – As a key member of the Management Team, the Chief Financial Officer will report to the Chief Executive Officer and assume a strategic role in the overall management of the Association. The CFO will have primary day-to-day responsibility for planning, implementing, managing and controlling all financial-related activities of the Association. This will include direct responsibility for accounting, finance, forecasting, financial planning and IT. For more information or to submit a resume, please contact hr@sandiegosymphony.org.


Marketing and Communications

No openings at this time.


Operations and Facilities

No openings at this time.

Note: Please see Auditions Page for any currently announced/scheduled San Diego Symphony Orchestra auditions!