Career Opportunities

Visitor Experience Manager

This position’s main responsibility is to affect the positive interaction of visitors with exhibits, staff and volunteers by establishing conditions which are ideal for the perfect visitor experience.  To achieve this, the Visitor Experience Manager is responsible for acquiring, managing, training and scheduling all part-time and volunteer staff for exhibits and museum operations.  The Manager plans and coordinates the daily events of the museum including appropriate condition of facilities and exhibits.  This includes scheduling and training part-time staff and volunteers and coordinating with various departmental staff.  Pay range is $28,000-$30,000, and deadline to apply is April 25th.

Summer Workshop Assistant

  • Assists in implementation of daily experiments, activities, lessons
  • Serves as a mentor/role model for participants (age and groups vary according to assigned class)
  • Assists in supervision during program and for off-site field trips
  • Prepares and assembles materials for classroom and trips as directed

Museum Staff

Museum Staff’s primary responsibility is the visitor experience.  To insure the visitor has a positive experience while at the Discovery Center, museum staff will have a working knowledge of the exhibits and the science behind exhibits. This person needs good communication skills to share information with visitors and work with staff to ensure the galleries, labs, front desk and exhibits are ready for the visitor experience.  Daily activity will include, yet is not limited to, interacting with visitors, checking in groups, facilitating exhibits, maintaining the facility and assisting with special events. 

Click here for the Application for Employment

Please email applications to cworth@discoverycenter.org