"Santa Fe's objectives are distinctly American, and by making opera more compelling and more relevant, it has changed the map of musical America..."

                     Phillip Huscher
                     The Santa Fe Opera
 An American Pioneer

Year-Round Positions

There are approximately 70 staff members working around the year in a variety of areas—from production, marketing, and fundraising to technical, administrative, and maintenance of the Opera's beautiful grounds.

Application Process

Send completed employment application, along with resume and cover letter, to Human Resources or by mail to:

The Santa Fe Opera
Attention: Human Resources
Post Office Box 2408
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504-2408


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  • Development

    Major Gifts Officer

    The Santa Fe Opera seeks a Major Gifts Officer with at least five years of significant fundraising experience and demonstrated success in identifying, cultivating, successfully soliciting, and stewarding individual gifts of $10,000 and above. 

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  • Facilities

    Plant Operations Manager

    Would you like to make a significant contribution to our team, and work in a beautiful environment for a world renowned Company?  With top notch credentials in the area of facilities management, this career can be yours!

    Duties/Responsibilities:   The Plant Operations Manager (POM) is responsible for maintaining the grounds and buildings, and including water treatment plant, security systems, and owned/leased vehicles.  Include supervision of all associated staff.  He/she works closely with the Production Director (PD), General Director and Facilities committee of the Board of Directors to evaluate the maintenance, repair and capital needs of the Opera’s physical plant. 



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