Jobs at the Seattle Aquarium

Inspiring Conservation of Our Marine Environment

Click on the link below to view the entire posting and for information on how to apply. The Seattle Aquarium is nonprofit, 501c3, owned by the City of Seattle. The Aquarium currently serves over 825,000 visitors and 50,000 school children and their teachers annually. Guided by the mission of Inspiring Conservation of Our Marine Environment.

Data Entry Specialist

This position will support the Seattle Aquarium Membership and Development departments as primary point of contact for data entry and data cleanup. This position also handles flow of data and helps with reporting and procedures upkeep. For more information and to apply, click here.

Posting expires: February 3, 2015 or until filled.

Creative Content Mentor

Creativity Inspiring Conservation (CIC) program

The primary role of the Creative Content Mentor is to provide an overview of his/her medium to a group of between six and 12 students, and work with each student to complete an individual project. While the students have personal control over their particular pieces, the CCM should be available to instruct students in his/her craft, answer questions, inspire creativity, provide constructive feedback and assist in the creation of a fully conceptualized and executed piece. The CCM should also be personable and open to mentoring young people. The CCM will work with CIC staff to establish the project’s schedule and determine the materials and time needed with the students to produce the art pieces, keeping in mind the project’s budgetary and time constraints. Classroom space and cost of materials will be provided by the Seattle Aquarium. For more information and to apply, click here.

Posting expires: April 30, 2015

Audio Visual Technician

Assisting in maintaining the Audio Visual (A/V) infrastructure located throughout the Aquarium facility including screens, rental A/V equipment. This position requires intermediate working knowledge of audio visual systems and provides training to evening and special event staff to support client A/V needs. This position helps monitor and install system firmware, hardware and routine maintenance. Responsible for A/V support for non-routine daytime activities. This position partners closely with the exhibit tech to co-manage A/V systems. This position is expected to provide the highest level of customer service and requires excellent judgment and communication skills both with internal and external clients. Nights and weekends are part of the normal schedule. For more information and to apply, click here.

Posting Expires: February 3, 2015 or when filled.

Creative Content Mentor for Workshop

Creativity Inspiring Conservation (CIC) program

The primary role of the Creative Content Mentor is to provide an overview of his/her medium to a group of 12–15 students, and work with each student to complete an individual project. While the students have personal control over their particular pieces, the CCM should be available to instruct students in his/her craft, answer questions, inspire creativity, provide constructive feedback and assist in the creation of a fully conceptualized and executed piece. The CCM should also be personable and open to mentoring young people. The CCM will work with CIC staff to determine the materials and time needed with the students to produce the art pieces, keeping in mind the project’s budgetary and time constraints. Classroom space and cost of materials will be provided by the Seattle Aquarium. For more information and to apply, click here.

Posting expires: April 30, 2015

 

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page for more information.