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.

Associate Director of Philanthropy

Seattle Aquarium is hiring two associate directors of philanthropy to join our team. The associate director of philanthropy is an essential direct fundraising position that helps to advance the Seattle Aquarium’s mission. The position will create, implement, and coordinate effective multi-year strategies for mid-level donors and prospects ($10,000 to $100,000), including individuals, foundations and corporations. Knowledge and application of the principles of developing donor strategies, soliciting and closing gifts, and donor stewardship are essential. A passion for engaging people in the urgency and impact of the mission is vital, as well as the qualities of self-motivation, creativity, flexibility, and working independently and collaboratively.

For more information and to apply, click here.
Posting expires: Open until filled

Assistant Facilities Manager

The assistant facilities manager furthers the Seattle Aquarium’s mission by assisting the director of facilities with the administration of a broad range of facilities department responsibilities including engineering/life support, environmental health and safety, maintenance and security. The ideal candidate will have the ability to work and communicate effectively with all levels from the CEO to our front-line staff, volunteers, visitors, the public and contractors. Strong leadership skills and experience as well as the ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of constantly changing situations are required.

For more information and to apply, click here.
Posting expires: Open until filled

Camp Counselor

Seattle Aquarium marine summer camp counselors are role models working with a professional team of camp staff, high school volunteers, campers and their families. Campers range in age from 4 to 16 years old and are grouped by a spectrum of grade levels. You will work with all ages of campers while leading a group of up to 10 campers in all aspects of camp programming.

For more information and to apply, click here.
Posting expires: Open until filled.


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page for more information.