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

E-Mail Human Resources:

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.



Kitchen Supervisor
McWane Science Center counts on the Kitchen Supervisor to ensure daily operations and productivity of the Cafe and its staff are upheld and cleanliness standards are being met.

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Facility Maintenance Technician
McWane Science Center counts on the Facility Maintenance Technician to provide maintenance, security, safety and support for McWane Science Center’s personnel, the public, structures and properties. Adhere to schedule of preventive maintenance necessary for optimum functioning of equipment and the facility. Oversee the daily operating and cleaning functions of assigned staff. Support the special event staff by set-up and take-down of tables, chairs, etc. for special events hosted in the facility. Will assume responsibility for shipping, receiving and materials handled for the facility and assist in all other departments as needed. The shift will be 5 days/week over a 7-day period varying between “opening” (6:30AM) and “closing” (10:00PM). Additional hours and schedule shifts may/will be required to meet the needs of the Center.
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Dining Room Attendant (up to 16 hours per week)
McWane Science Center counts on the Dining Room Attendant to support the daily operations of the Cafe by ensuring that the dining room is clean, inviting and well-stocked while providing excellent customer service.
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Visitor Services Representative (up to 28 hours per week)
McWane Science Center counts on the Visitor Services Representative to be an enthusiastic and knowledgeable first impression of the McWane Science Center; assist visitors, including group leaders, plan their trips with accurate information about all exhibits, events, IMAX films, memberships and other activities in the center and resolve any issues with a positive and polite attitude.
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Events Specialist — Overnight Adventures (on-call/as needed)
Assists with the organization and implementation of Overnight Adventures at McWane Science Center as well as offer support for other special events including but not limited to birthday parties. The Overnight Adventure Specialist is responsible for providing excellent customer service to all guests and supporting the operations of Special Events through the organization and distribution of all program materials; leading various activities and programs; spending the night according to the overnight rotation; and working directly with the Director of Events to ensure cohesiveness, productivity, and thorough communication within the organization.
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