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 40,000 school children and their teachers annually. Guided by the mission of Inspiring Conservation of Our Marine Environment.

Facilities Manager

This position is a member of the management team of the Seattle Aquarium and reports to the COO. Primary responsibilities include the overall maintenance, upkeep and planned improvement of the City of Seattle-owned physical facility constituting Piers 59 and 60, as well as oversight of significant leased office space in the nearby Market Square building. The Seattle Aquarium comprises two different over-water pier structures, of two different eras, enclosing a variety of indoor and outdoor exhibits displaying live animals and utilizing 24-hour seawater intake from Elliott Bay. Pier 59 enjoys landmark-protected status. Leased space in the Market Square building is currently 15,000 square feet. The complexity of the operation is remarkable, more closely aligned to that of a hospital, bio-tech or similar facility.

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