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Thank you for your interest in joining our team! Due to the volume of applications that we receive, we are not able to respond to individual calls regarding the status of your application. No phone calls, please. We are currently accepting applications for the following position(s):

Cox Science Center General Application:  (click here to download)

General applications or resumes may be dropped off at the customer service desk or emailed to hr@coxsciencecenter.org.

Cox Science Center And Aquarium, INC is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability, or age in the recruitment and employment of staff.

Employment Opportunities

  • Gift Shop Associate- This part-time position is primarily centered on the Science Center store but may also require cross-training in visitor services and other areas as necessary. The Gift Store Associate reports to the Visitor Services Manager. This individual will open and close assigned register, maintain gift store inventory, process point of sale transactions, and cheerfully greet all visitors entering the gift store. For more information or to apply, please contact Kristian Zambrana at kzambrana@coxsciencecenter.org.

  • Events Educator- The Cox Science Center is looking for an Events Science Educator to work among attendees and staff during public programming and events. This is a part-time position that would include one to two weekdays, day and night special events, and at least one weekend day. This staff member is key to the development and delivery of creative, hands-on table activities and live demonstrations. Must have some experience working with children and excellent oral communication skills. Please send resume to kholt@coxsciencecenter.org

  • Science Party Host/ Guest Services Representative- This part-time position is primarily centered on birthday party coordination and service but may also require cross-training in the Science Center store, visitor services, and other areas as necessary. The Science Party Host/Guest Services Representative reports to the Director of Visitor Services. This individual will provide high-level birthday party entertainment and service with a focus on high-energy engagement and science education, assist with decorating and organizing the party room, and work guest services shifts as needed. For more information or to apply, please contact Kristian Zambrana at kzambrana@coxsciencecenter.org.

Internship Opportunities

Internships are one of the best ways for individuals to gain experience in their field(s) of interest. The Cox Science Center and Aquarium's internships offer hands-on experience in a fun and professional setting. Interns work throughout the building on a wide variety of projects and tasks including everything from science education to behind-the-scenes projects.

Our internship program is designed to provide college students and recent graduates with the opportunity to gain a realistic, in-depth view of a career path. Please note that many of the internships offered within the organization do not pay; however, if a stipend is offered to students it will be noted. We do not offer housing stipends. 

We are currently seeking outstanding interns for the following departments:

  • Aquariums of the Atlantic - Click here to download requirements. To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Rebecca Fago, Aquarium Curator, at Aquarium@coxsciencecenter.org

  • Education - Click here to download requirements. To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Christopher Pait, Education Director, at cpait@coxsciencecenter.org.

  • Videography/Video Editing - Click here to download requirements. To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Kristian Zambrana, Director of Visitor Services, at kzambrana@coxsciencecenter.org.

 

The Science Center also offers internship opportunities in the following areas: Marketing, Finance, Event Management, and Development. Specific department needs vary as do the length of term. Stay tuned for more opportunities. 

 

Volunteer Opportunities

Please visit www.coxsciencecenter.org/volunteer to join our amazing fleet of volunteers!

 

 

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