Job Openings at McWane Science Center


We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities at McWane Science Center! Our open positions are listed below. If you see an opportunity you would like to pursue, please send in a resume. All contact information follows.

McWane Science Center also offers Internships and Volunteer/Docent opportunites. Please click here to learn more!

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Fax Human Resources: (205) 714-8400

Mail to Human Resources:
McWane Science Center
Attention: Human Resources
200 19th Street North
Birmingham, AL 35203

Employment offers are contingent upon the acceptable results of various background checks.

McWane Science Center will provide the Social Security Administration and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security, with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization via E-Verify.

McWane Science Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Foodie -- Smart Cafe (part-time up to 20 hours per week)
McWane Science Center counts on the Café Foodie to support the daily operations of the café and related special events by assisting with the preparation, presentation, sales and cleanliness of the department while providing excellent customer service.
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Theater Host (up to 25 hours per week)
McWane Science Center counts on the IMAX Theater Host to provide outstanding customer service to guests by assisting in the monitoring of film presentation and operational efficiency and providing positive guest service before, during and after all shows and special IMAX theater-related events.
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Gift Shop Associate (Full-Time)
McWane Science Center counts on the Retail Store Associate to support the daily operations of its gift shop, Really Cool Stuff, by providing excellent customer service in a clean, relaxed shopping environment and by assisting with all sales and merchandising.
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Weekend Education Presenter (one weekend off per month)
McWane Science Center counts on the Education Presenter to engage visitors in small scale science demos, exhibit interactions and in other educational programming such as birthday parties and special events. Accountabilities and major duties include: being available on the floor to engage visitors with exhibits and demonstrations; providing excellent customer service and communication at all times; reviewing and demonstrating a basic knowledge of science concepts in programs; providing staffing for exhibits including, but not limited to, High Cycle, Shark and Ray Touch Tank, ProtoZone and special exhibits; and providing programming for all exhibit areas including Birthday Parties.
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Simulator Operator (up to 30 hours per week through January 11, 2015)
The part-time Simulator Operator position is responsible for all aspects of operation and visitor service in McWane Science Center’s motion based Simulator and seasonal slide and riding train. The position will also cross-train in Concessions and Theater Host responsibilities in order to support the daily operations of the IMAX Theater department.
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