Early Closure Alert!
The Aquarium will close two hours early on Wednesday, December 24. Last entry at 3pm; exhibits close at 4pm. The Aquarium will be closed on December 25.

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.

Development Director

Reporting to the President and CEO, the Development Director is a member of the executive team and responsible for the overall fundraising execution in support of the mission of the Seattle Aquarium. The Director is tasked with systematically developing and effectively strengthening the culture of philanthropy with staff and board members, as well as designing programs to engage donors and strengthen ties with the community. The new Director will work to ensure that the Aquarium is well placed in the development of the downtown waterfront area and continue to enhance and advance this world-class aquarium. For more information and to apply, click here.


The Aquarist is responsible for assigned husbandry duties for the Seattle Aquarium’s animal collection. This position will be working in the Seattle Aquarium’s Fish and Invertebrate Department. For more information and to apply, click here.

Posting expires: December 31, 2014


You can also visit our
College Internship Program
page for more information.