Visitors: 155,775 in 2016

Employment

Consider starting or continuing your career with the DHDC! The Discovery Center is a unique and rewarding place to work. Below are our current open positions. Please read the job descriptions and follow the instructions for how to apply. Thank you for your interest in the DHDC!

Exhibits & Facilities Technician (Part-time)

The DHDC is looking for a part-time (27-30 hours/week) employee to assist with Exhibits and Facilities. This position reports to the Director of Exhibits and Facilities and assists in day-to-day operations of the Don Harrington Discovery Center. If you are handy in construction, proficient with hand and shop tools, knowledgeable and creative, this position is for you! Click here to see a full job description. A link to the application is below. Please send resume and completed application to atucker@dhdc.org or deliver to the DHDC during regular business hours.

Science Guide-Education Team

Are you outgoing and motivated to learn constantly? Do you live for excitement? Enjoy blowing things up? Do you strive to change lives? If so, you may be the perfect candidate as a permanent part-time Science Guide on our Education Team. This position offers fun, dynamic opportunities to display the wonders of science to children and other visitors. The ideal candidate will be outgoing, inquisitive and enjoy working with children.  Qualified candidates must be available to work days, evenings and weekends on a rotating basis. Preference will be given to applicants with prior experience in education and/or working with children. Great opportunity to gain technical and instructional classroom experience; possibilities for gaining hours towards college courses. Click here to see a full job description and application instructions.

Science Guide

The Don Harrington Discovery Center is looking for a part-time Science Guide to join our team. The ideal candidate will be outgoing, inquisitive and enjoy working with children. The Science Guide at the Don Harrington Discovery Center has a unique opportunity to constantly learn about science, meet new and interesting people, and make a difference in the lives of our youngest to oldest visitors. Qualified candidates must be available to work days, evenings and weekendes on a rotating basis. Click here to see a full job description and application instructions.

 

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