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.
Winter Wonderland Floor Support (Weekends from Nov 22 – Jan 11)
McWane Science Center counts on the Winter Wonderland Floor Support staff member to provide excellent customer service to all guests while staffing the Winter Wonderland Ice Slide and Zipline. This position may also staff the holiday riding train. The position is available on weekends from November 22 – January 11 (Saturday shift: 10:45 AM – 6:00 PM; Sunday shift: 12:45 PM – 6:00 PM; additional hours may be available during the week.)
EDUCATOR – PART TIME (UP TO 28 HOURS PER WEEK)
McWane Science Center counts on the part-time Educator to engage visitors in programs, classes, demonstrations, and activities in an enthusiastic, accurate, and interactive manner. The Educator will also develop and implement home school labs and summer and holiday camp programming that emphasizes interactive science learning that campers enjoy and parents value. This position supports the Outreach Program and also assists with the feeding, cleaning and handling of our educational animal collection.
Food Service Utility Worker (up to 20 hours per week)
McWane Science Center counts on the Food Service Utility Worker to assist with weekly inventory, receive all vendor deliveries including checking in, unpacking and storing products. Position also responsible for washing and sanitizing cooking and serving items as well as kitchen equipment, walls and floors. The Utility Worker will support the daily operations of the Café and its mission of delivering quality service.
Visitor Services Representative (up to 28 hours per week)
Part-time position responsible for front-line ticket sales and customer service. This position will greet and check-in all guests while providing information about exhibits, events, IMAX films, memberships and other activities going on throughout the facility in a positive, polite and enthusiastic manner.
Simulator Operator — temporary (up to 30 hours per week through January 11, 2015)
Part-time position responsible for all aspects of operation and visitor service in McWane Science Center’s motion based Simulator and seasonal slide and riding train. Position will cross-train in Concessions and Theater Host responsibilities in order to support the daily operations of the IMAX Theater department.
Simulator Operator (up to 25 hours per week)
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.