Be Part of The Discovery Team Today!

Sci-Tech Discovery Center is always looking for fun, energetic and education-minded people to join our Discovery staff. Regardless of our current openings, we are always willing to accept resumes.

Open Jobs at Sci-Tech (as of January 6, 2020)

Assistant Museum Educator (part-time)

Sci-Tech Discovery Center is looking for an energetic educator to assist our MakerSpace Coordinators in our MakerSpace and MakerStudio workshops. They will assist in delivering lessons in tinkering, engineering, wood working, programming and more to our museum guests. An ideal candidate will have or be working to finish a Bachelor’s in education or relevant STEM field. Interested parties must have experience working with different ages of children. This is a year round, part-time position on weekends. Additional availability can lead to additional hours during the week. Candidates will:

  • Deliver onsite MAKER programs, experiences and workshops
  • Assist in developing new programming
  • Ability to stand for long periods and lift approx 50 lbs required
  • Clean background check required

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $12.00 /hour

Party Host (part-time)

Sci-Tech Discovery Center is looking for an energetic individual with outstanding presenting skills, connection with children, and customer service! This staff will host our STEM themed birthday parties for kids ages 3 – 11.

Requirements:

  • At least 16 years of age with reliable transportation
  • Outgoing personality
  • Able to present information in front of a wide variety of guests
  • Able to engage the attention of young children while performing or leading an array of science experiments
  • Prefer prior experience working with children
  • Organized and able to multi-task while demonstrating leadership and individual responsibility
  • Highly efficient in time management
  • Clean, neat appearance
  • Flexible, creative problem solving skills
  • Comfortable with small reptiles, training will be provided

*Applicant must be willing to submit background check and drug screening*

Job Duties

  • Greet party parents/guests and lead them through their party
  • Hosts party experiments for children (may include small reptiles)
  • Leads/assist with food, snack, and beverage passing out, plus cake cutting
  • Sets up and cleans up birthday parties
  • Assist party participants with check in and ensure guests are satisfied with their visit
  • Attends all required training sessions and scheduled meetings
  • Assists with the general maintenance/upkeep of party areas
  • Enforces all rules and regulations promptly and professionally; notifies the appropriate professional on duty staff member of inappropriate behavior of facility users

Pay Rate:

  • $8.50/hr plus tips

Weekly Hours:

  • Saturday 9:30am – 6:00pm
  • Sunday 11:30am – 5:30pm
  • Within time frame listed, scheduled hours are subjective based on volume of parties on specific weekend

Job Type: Part-time

Thank you for your interest
For all other inquiries, please contact us at info@mindstretchingfun.org