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.

Director of Facilities

This position is a member of the executive management team of the Seattle Aquarium and reports to the president & CEO. Primary responsibilities include the overall maintenance, upkeep and planned improvement of the City-owned physical facility constituting the Aquarium. In addition, must interface with and support the waterfront, seawall and master planning/design process. This iconic Seattle attraction is comprised of two different over-water pier structures enclosing a variety of indoor and outdoor exhibits displaying live animals and utilizing 24-hour seawater intake from Elliott Bay. In addition, half of the staff is officed on two floors of the Market Square Building.

Support of our campus-style office environment by facilitating relationship with Market Square building management ensuring staff needs are represented. For more information and to apply, click here.

Marine Science Educator

The Marine Science Educator will be an implementer of programs for the K–12, family and adult audiences within the Aquarium’s School and Family programs. The Educator will work with the appropriate coordinator to oversee volunteers while instructing in the classroom, ensure ongoing program excellence, and assist with the development of new programming as needed.

The successful candidate will bring the following to our team of professional educators: enthusiasm for marine science and education; an ability to work collaboratively in a team setting; strong networking and communication abilities; and excellent interpersonal skills for working with teachers, students and the general public. For more information and to apply, click here.

Posting Expires: July 18, 2014


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