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Employment Opportunities

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 opportunities. 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

Winter Wonderland Floor Support (PT/TEMP)

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 Zip-line. This position may also staff the holiday riding train, Concessions area and Simulator.  This position is part-time up to 25 hours per week from November 21, 2015 through January 10, 2016.
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Special Events Coordinator (full-time)
McWane Science Center counts on the Special Events Coordinator to ensure that we are properly prepared for all external and internal events, including organizing and executing proper setup of both the space and the catering. He/she will work directly with clients to insure customer satisfaction and will serve as the liaison between the client and key departments of the organization. Other duties include responding to rental inquiries, touring potential clients and working with the Manager of Special Events to develop sales strategies for future business.
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Educator – Outreach Support (up to 28 hours per week)
McWane Science Center counts on the part-time Educator – Outreach Support to engage visitors in programs, classes, demonstrations, and activities in an enthusiastic, accurate, and interactive manner.  Additionally, the Educator develops and implements home school labs and summer and holiday camp programming that emphasizes interactive science learning that campers enjoy and parents value.  This position supports the (community) Outreach Program and is also responsible for assisting with the care of the animals in our educational animal collection which includes feeding, cleaning and animal handling.
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Education Presenter (up to 16 hours per week)
Education Presenters are responsible for engaging visitors in programs, classes, demonstrations and activities in an enthusiastic, accurate and interactive manner.  Education Presenters will connect with the public in settings including, but not limited to, floor programming, exhibit interpretation, birthday programs, public programs and special event programming.
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Cashier – Smart Café (up to 20 hours per week)
McWane Science Center counts on the Cashier to accurately process transactions for purchases in the café; maintain the appearance and consumables in the dining room; and provide an excellent customer service experience to café guests.
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Visitor Services Representative (part-time up to 15 hours per week through December 2015)
Part-time, temporary 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.
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