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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 Volunteer and Docent opportunities. Please click here to learn more!

E-Mail Human Resources: HR@mcwane.org

Fax Human Resources: (205) 714-8400

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

Due to the large volume of resumes received, we are unable to return telephone calls from candidates inquiring about the status of their resume. 

Employment offers are contingent upon the acceptable results of various background checks including, but not limited to, criminal and child abuse/neglect.

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.

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TEMPORARY EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES 

Summer Educator (27.5 hours per week for morning or afternoon shifts.  Training is required week of May 25, 2020 — May 29, 2020.  Camps begin June 1, 2020 and end July 31, 2020).
Summer Educators are responsible for presenting and demonstrating inquiry-based science programs to campers during summer months.  Duties include taking the lead role in the instruction of summer camps for ages 4K – 7th grade by developing and providing appropriate grade level programming, classroom management and instruction. Other responsibilities will include assisting with before/after care and lunch supervision, taking shifts at the High Cycle and at the Shark and Ray Touch Tank as well as assisting on the floor with informal public presentations, demonstrations and exhibit interpretation.
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Summer Camp Counselor (25 hours per week for morning or afternoon shifts.  Training is required week of May 25 2020 — May 29, 2020. Camps begin June 1, 2020 and end August 2, 2020)  
Summer Camp Counselor duties include providing daily supervision of groups of campers, leading activities and assisting Educators with programs and with camp logistics. Other responsibilities will include assisting with before/after care and lunch supervision, taking shifts at the High Cycle and at the Shark & Ray Touch Tank and assisting “on the floor” with informal public presentations, demonstrations and exhibit interpretation. Summer Camp Counselors will also be expected to work every other weekend throughout the summer.
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Summer Outreach Presenter (25 hours per week from May 26, 2020 through July 31, 2020)
McWane Science Center counts on the Summer Outreach Presenter to present McWane Science Center’s reserved programs/demonstrations across the state of Alabama.  This position requires the ability to travel to different locations across the state to provide high-quality educational presentations to audiences at libraries, schools and other venues.
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FULL-TIME EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

McWane Science Center does not have any full-time employment opportunities available at this time.  Please check back with us in the future!
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PART-TIME EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

McWane Science Center does not have any part-time employment opportunities available at this time.  Please check back with us in the future!