Visitors: 155,775 in 2016


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!


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.


Outreach Educator

The Outreach Educator works with the Director of Education to develop and provide unique education programming and events for school districts outside Potter and Randall counties. This position will have the opportunity to design and create new outreach education programs. The successful applicant will hold a valid Texas teaching certificate and have demonstrated abilities in creativity, innovation, organization, and time management. Click here to see a full job description and application instructions.


Exhibits & Facilities Technician (Part-time, Seasonal)

The DHDC is looking for a part-time (27-30 hours/week) employee to assist with Exhibits and Facilities this summer. 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 or deliver to the DHDC during regualr business hours.

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