Looking for job opportunities with the other Gateway Arch partners?

Our partner organizations – including the National Park Service, Gateway Arch park Foundation, and Jefferson National Parks Association – offer full-time, part-time, and seasonal employment opportunities.

If you’re interested in applying, please be sure to note that each organization has a unique link that will re-direct you to their online application system. Partner organizations staff are not eligible for the free Metro Transportation which Bi-State Development staff receive.

National Park Service 

Gateway Arch National Park is a national park administered by the National Park Service, Department of the Interior. The 90-acre park includes the Gateway Arch and surrounding grounds, the Old Courthouse and Luther Ely Smith Square.

To find local listings, enter the “National Park Service” in the keyword box and enter “St. Louis, MO” in the location box.

Learn more and apply now!

The Arch Store

The Arch Store offers visitors a dazzling array of products commemorating the many stories presented in the Arch museum. The store is operated by Jefferson National Parks Association, a proud non-profit partner of the park.  We’re looking for enthusiastic, friendly people who enjoy interacting with park visitors from around the world. Proceeds from store sales support the public programs and exhibits at Gateway Arch National Park.

Sales Associate $16/hr

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Photogenic, Inc.

At Photogenic, our employees set us apart from our competition. We put state-of-the-art imaging technology in the most capable and caring hands to ensure a combination of unparalleled customer service and photographic expertise. Our photographers take and sell souvenir photographs of the guests at the Gateway Arch. Photogenic is looking to hire 20-30 full-time, part-time and seasonal workers. Photography experience is desired, but not required. The starting pay is noted next to each position type.

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The Arch Café, LLC - Evelyn Hill

Our café offers fresh, local-ingredients-focused food at the most recognizable icon in Midwestern America – The Gateway Arch. It’s a great place to learn about the hospitality industry and new cultures as people from all over America and from around the world come to see it.

YOU are part of the experience that they take home.

Learn more and apply today

Gateway Arch Park Foundation

The Gateway Arch Park Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with a mission to ensure that the Gateway Arch, its grounds, neighboring public space, and attractions will be a vital, welcoming, and well-supported resource for the community and nation for generations to come.

Learn more and apply now!

Job opportunities at the Gateway Arch

As a Gateway Arch partner, Bi-State Development (BSD) creates
visitor itineraries, provides tour guides for the Tram Ride to Top
and schedules the museum programming at Gateway Arch National Park.


$500 hiring incentive

To qualify, new employees must be on time for all shifts and maintain 15.5 hours per week.

Free Metro Transportation

BSD employees are eligible for free rides on any MetroBus or MetroLink train.

Free Parking at Local Garage

Available through 2024 calendar year.

Tour Guide

John Parker is a 42-year-old African American who has worked as a steamboat hand since he was a boy. Although his wife and children are free, he remains enslaved. His enslaver hires him out and John manages to keep a portion of his earnings that he plans to use to buy his freedom.

Ticket Sales Agent

Anna, age 40, her husband and their two children are immigrants from the town of Bremen, Germany. They came to St. Louis to stay with Anna's family who arrived several years earlier. Anna didn't expect St. Louis to be such a big city and is worried her children will get lost.

Female Call Center Agent smiles for a photo as she stands near cubicles decorated with plants and colorful artwork.

Call Center Agent

James B. Eads was born in Indiana in 1820, and came to St. Louis when he was 13. He was brilliant and curious, and at 22 started his own salvage company on the Mississippi River.

Job Opportunities at the Riverboats at the Gateway Arch

Our riverboat staff enjoy some of the best views of St. Louis’ working riverfront as well as the Gateway Arch. If you love the Mississippi River, having fun, and working with the best team.

Deckhand | $$$$ / hr       Server | $$$$ / hr

Bartender | $$$$ / hr       Captain | $$$$ / hr

The Riverboats at the Gateway Arch are operated by Bi-State Development.