Employment

“To inspire a deeper interest in science and technology through creative and fun experiences for all”

Do you love science? Are you fascinated by technology?  Exploration Place is the perfect place for you to share your interests with others and make a difference in our community. Come join our diverse team and help us meet our mission of furthering STEM education.

Submit your resume or application online.

 

Benefits for Full Time Positions:

  • 401k with matching
  • Health, Vision, & Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance & Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Paid Vacation, Sick Time, and Holidays
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Exploration Place Membership

Benefits for Part Time Positions:

  • 401k with matching
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Exploration Place Membership
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Current Open Positions

Live Science Performer - Part Time

With a newly renovated Live Science Theater and Traveling Exhibit Hall, it’s a great time to join the expanding team at Exploration Place as a Live Science Performer.  The position combines the fast-paced world of theater with a dynamic, interactive approach to public science education. 

We are looking for an energetic performer who enjoys being center stage and has a passion for engaging the public.  Comprehensive technical and safety training will be provided, but we need you to bring the energy and personality.  The schedule includes daily performances for museum visitors, plus regular school groups, and special events. 

It is a great opportunity to get some valuable stage time, and be involved in the development of future productions; including a dinosaur themed show scheduled for early 2023. 

Combine the fast-paced world of theater with some science flair for a once in a lifetime opportunity!

Experience working with children and a background in theater, drama, performing or teaching preferred. Customer service experience required. Second languages a plus.

Average 20 hours a week, including weekends and holidays. Occasional opportunity for extra hours for other events.

Free and discounted admission to over 300 museums and attractions worldwide with provided family membership.

Please apply online. No phone calls please. EOE.

Custodial Supervisor - Full Time

Exploration Place seeks a full-time Custodial Supervisor. This successful candidate will be responsible for the presentation of a clean facility and outside grounds to the organization’s visitors.  Job duties include the hiring, supervising and training of custodial staff, ordering cleaning equipment and supplies and working with volunteers to assist with cleaning duties.  A physical requirement of this position is to move tables and chairs weighing up to 50 pounds.  Applicants must have knowledge of cleaning supplies and safe work practices.  A high school diploma or equivalent and custodial experience as a supervisor is required. 

Please apply online. No phone calls please. EOE.

Exhibits and Facilities Technician - Full Time

Exploration Place is seeking to fill a full-time Exhibits and Facilities Technician position.  Primary responsibilities include the general repair of facilities, exhibits and grounds and the installation and de-installation of traveling exhibits.  Prior experience with plumbing, HVAC, carpentry and electronics a plus.  Work schedule is generally M-F, occasional evenings and holidays may be required, with a weekend work rotation approximately once per month.  Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds. Candidate must be able to pass a drug screen and background check. Fluency in Spanish a plus. 

Please apply onlineNo phone calls please. EOE

Accounting Manager - Full Time

Exploration Place (EP) is seeking to fill a full-time Accounting Manager position.  This person will manage the daily activities of the accounting department. Primary job duties include supervising the Accounting Assistant, preparing the monthly financial statements, analyzing data and monitoring revenue and expenses against budget expectations. The successful candidate must perform job duties with confidentiality and discretion. EP is looking for someone with previous accounting experience who is proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word.  Must have strong written and verbal communication skills, good organizational abilities, a positive attitude and an eye for detail. The work schedule will generally be Monday through Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm.

Please apply onlineNo phone calls please. EOE

Visitor Services Associate - Part Time

Exploration Place is all about inspiring a deeper interest in science through creative and fun experiences for people of all ages. Exploration Place is seeking to fill a part-time position working with a dynamic team. This position will cover evening and weekend hours. Responsibilities include: greeting visitors, selling tickets, food and store products, conducting tours, helping with before and aftercare for camp participants, balancing cash drawers, answering phone calls, etc. Visitor Services Associates must be enthusiastic, friendly and comfortable interacting with the public. Fluency in Spanish a plus.

Please apply online. No phone calls please. EOE.

Exploration Place is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). It is our policy to comply with all applicable local, state, and federal laws prohibiting discrimination in employment based on race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability or any other protected classification.

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