Employment and Internships

Thank you for your interest in joining our team! Due to the volume of applications that we receive, we are not able to respond to individual calls regarding the status of your application. No phone calls please. We are currently accepting applications for the following position(s):

  • Events Assistant: The South Florida Science Center is looking for an Events Assistant to help coordinate and execute both private and public events. This part time position would include many weekends, some weeknights and weekdays when we have events or special public offerings. They will set up and break down events as well as develop, prepare and deliver creative, hands-on science activities and demonstrations. Attending offsite events within the community will be required to help gain exposure and promote the Science Center’s offerings. Candidates should have completed a minimum two years of college in a science or education degree. They should have excellent oral communication skills and the ability to deal effectively and courteously with the general public. For more information, please contact events@sfsciencecenter.org.

  • Camp Teacher/Counselor: The South Florida Science Center is looking for enthusiastic and fun leaders for Science Summer Camp for 2017! Camp Teachers will organize and conduct the programs and daily activities for campers, assisting our Education Staff in delivering exciting and informative science lessons, demonstrations and crafts. Teachers must be certified to teach in the State of Florida. Camp Counselors will assist the Teachers in organizing programs and engage the campers throughout the day to ensure smooth operations and maximum levels of entertainment! For more information, please contact kzambrana@sfsciencecenter.org.

  • Counselor in Training (CIT) Program: For more information, visit this page


SFSCAA General Application:  (click here to download)

General applications or resumes may be dropped off at the customer service desk or emailed to hr@sfsciencecenter.org

South Florida Science Center And Aquarium, INC is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability, or age in the recruitment and employment of staff.


Internship Opportunities

Internships are one of the best ways for individuals to gain experience in their field(s) of interest. The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium's internships offer hands on experience in a fun and professional setting. Interns work throughout the building on a wide variety of projects and tasks including everything from science education to behind-the-scenes projects.

Our internship program is designed to provide college students and recent graduates with the opportunity to gain a realistic in-depth view of a career path. Please note that many of the internships offered within the organization do not pay; however, if a stipend is offered to students it will be noted.

We are currently seeking outstanding interns for the following departments:

  • Aquariums of the Atlantic - Click here to download requirements. To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Rebecca Shearer, Aquarium Curator, at Aquarium@sfsciencecenter.org

  • Education - Click here to download requirements. To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Carla Duhaney, Education Director, at cduhaney@sfsciencecenter.org.


The Science Center also offers internship opportunities in the following areas: Marketing, finance, event management and development.  Specific department needs vary as do the length of term. Stay tuned for more opportunities. 


Volunteer Opportunities

Please visit www.sfsciencecenter.org/volunteer to join our amazing fleet of volunteers!