Mission San Juan Capistrano is an equal opportunity employer and is seeking dedicated individuals committed to the preservation and conservation of this timeless and cherished institution.

As Orange County’s only Mission and destination for over 320,000 annual visitors, we are dedicated and passionate about preserving it for future generations and to provide a place of Inspiration, Education and Preservation for all who enter.

Cultural Statement
Historic Mission San Juan Capistrano employees are dedicated to:

Safety – We work to ensure a safe work and public environment

Stewardship – We practice sound policies to preserve the Landmark and hold ourselves accountable in accordance with national standards for preservation

Service – We share a commitment to serve the community, guests, volunteers, and co-workers uniquely treating each as special and with hospitality

Experience – We work to leave a lasting impact with each guest’s experience

Current Job Openings:
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Mission San Juan Capistrano is seeking full/part time individuals to work in the Mission Store as Sales Associate and/or Inventory Clerk on a seasonal basis from now through early January 2020.  If you are professional, detail-oriented, and love to serve the customer, check out this opportunity at: flyer-Mission Store Sales Associate – Inventory Clerk
Mission San Juan Capistrano is looking for friendly, hard-working and dedicated staff to work with a great team! Individuals interested in cross-training in all areas are preferred. Bring out your inner-actor self to teach our Mission Matters education programming as Education Assistant in a fun environment while picking up hours in Guest Services and/or Mission Store. Check out the opportunities below! 

Love history and meeting people from around the world? Our Guest Services/Ambassadors provide a high level, quality experience to over 320,000 guests and the 65,000+ fourth grade students who visit the Mission each year. If you are energetic, outgoing, and enjoy providing top notch customer service, this may be the job for you!  flyer-guest services-Ambassador


The Mission Store is a thriving and unique enterprise with many one of-a-kind items with something for every shopper.  Our staff provides personal, high quality customer service to our guests. If “going the extra mile” is one of your attributes, consider joining the Mission Store Team!  flyer-Mission Store Sales Associate


Mission San Juan Capistrano is dedicated to teaching about the Mission and early California history in a fun-filled presentation with a hands-on activity.  Bring out your inner-actor providing a memorable educational experience for our 65,000+ students visiting each year!  flyer- Education Assistant

All applicants must complete the employment application.
Apply online! Application for Employment

Or download the application MSJC Application and mail to:
Mission San Juan Capistrano
Attention: Sonia Martinez, Front Line Manager
26801 Ortega Highway
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

For questions or assistance, please call the Mission at 949-234-1308.

New hire expectations

Confidentiality Statement
We maintain strict confidentiality standards to protect your information from unauthorized persons and/or unlawful use.