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.

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Event Production Associate

The Seattle Aquarium events team is looking for their newest team member! The event production associate will work with the special projects coordinator on the execution and fulfillment of daytime special events and promotions. Interacting with and collaborating across teams, the event production associate will assist with all aspects of event production to ensure the Seattle Aquarium events and promotions meet the expectations of our guests and stakeholders. A successful candidate will be a natural problem solver who can anticipate event operations in order to keep the event schedule with the highest customer service.

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Posting expires: Open until filled

On-call audio visual technician/event representative

The Seattle Aquarium is looking for an on-call audio visual tech/event representative to join the events team. The on-call AV tech/event representative furthers the mission of the Seattle Aquarium by overseeing a wide variety of evening rental and event functions in the Aquarium facility, from intimate weddings to 1,500-person parties, representing the Aquarium with the highest standards during the hours immediately before, during and after an event. This role serves as an on-call backup to both the AV technician and event representative. We are looking for someone who is customer-service-oriented and comfortable speaking in front of groups, with excellent communication skills and working knowledge of and experience working with audio visual equipment.

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Posting expires: Open until filled

Major gift officer

The philanthropy team is searching for an experienced major gift officer to join the team. The major gift officer furthers the Seattle Aquarium’s mission by building upon an emerging individual donor portfolio through a thoughtful moves management plan with the goal of increasing donor contributions in the $10,000 and above gift range. This position will work closely with the deputy director of philanthropy to grow annual support and will work to uncover prospects for the Aquarium’s new capital campaign.

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Posting expires: Open until filled.

Seasonal Cashier 

The Seattle Aquarium is hiring four seasonal cashiers to help during our busy summer season on the waterfront. The primary function of the cashier is to work directly with the public to perform a variety of cashiering responsibilities. This includes offering a high level of customer service to our guests, including tourists from all around the world. Cashiers use ACME Point of Sale, a computerized ticketing and reservation system for all transactions. Cashiers provide information in person, as well as via computer and telephone, about exhibits, admission prices, memberships, education programs and events.

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Posting expires: Open until filled