Science Museum Oklahoma offers a warm, friendly working environment that values creativity and curiosity. Please review our current openings and apply online.

FULL-TIME POSITIONS

Exhibit Technician: The Exhibit Technician position is responsible for the mechanical maintenance of variety of museum exhibits. This position works in the public area of the museum inspecting, maintaining, and repairing exhibits daily, including checking for visible damage, guaranteeing proper function of interactive exhibits, and the repair of minor defects to ensure maximum safety and durability. This position requires: Three (3) or more years of technical work experience involving electronics, carpentry and metal working in a professional business setting. The ability to operate equipment such as a forklift, scissor lift, single lift, pallet jack, and dolly to move heavier materials. The ability to work in public areas of the Museum and exhibit excellent customer service skills and the ability to meet the physical requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodation. This is a full-time position that is eligible for our generous leave, benefits and retirement package. The working hours are Tuesday through Saturday.

Maintenance Technician: The maintenance technician is responsible for assisting the facilities director in executing an extensive preventive maintenance program that includes checks and repairs. This full-time position requires three (3) years of maintenance experience in a professional setting and the ability to operate equipment such as a forklift, pallet jack and dolly to move heavy materials, plus the ability to meet the physical requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodation. Hourly rate: $14.50 to $16/hour. This position is eligible for the museum’s generous benefits, leave, and retirement package.

Temp to Hire Maintenance Technician: The maintenance technician is responsible for assisting the facilities director in executing an extensive preventive maintenance program that includes checks and repairs. This position requires three (3) years of maintenance experience in a professional setting and the ability to operate equipment such as a forklift, pallet jack and dolly to move heavier materials, plus the ability to meet the physical requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodation. Temporary to Hire through temporary staffing agency.

Temp to Hire Custodial Team Member: The Temp to Hire Custodial Team Member position is responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of the Museum. This Includes both public and staff only areas of the Museum such as lobbies, exhibits, offices, bathrooms, break rooms, lunch rooms and other areas on the Museum premises. This position requires one (1) or more years of custodial work experience and the ability to meet physical requirements with or without reasonable accommodation. Hourly rate: $10/hour, starting. Temporary to Hire through temporary staffing agency.

PART-TIME AND SEASONAL POSITIONS

Program Team Member: This is a part-time, entry-level position requiring weekday, weekend and holiday availability. Program team members  work directly with museum guests to operate exhibits, answer questions, and encourage scientific investigation and exploration. This position requires strong customer service skills, a sense of curiosity, good situational awareness, and an energetic personality.

Guest Relations Team Member: This is a part-time, entry-level position requiring weekday and/or weekend shifts as well as holiday availability. Guest relations team members provide superior customer service to all museum guests. This position works at the box office selling admission tickets. Preference will be given to candidates with previous customer service and cashier experience.

Science Shop Team Member: This is a part-time, entry-level position requiring weekend availability. The Science Shop is the museum's gift shop. Science Shop team members provide superior customer service to all museum patrons while visiting The Science Shop. This position requires one (1) year of cash handling experience and one (1) year of strong customer service experience.

Model Train Exhibit Technician: This is a part-time position that requires familiarity with miniature train sets. The train exhibit technician is responsible for the maintenance of the “Tiny Tracks” train exhibit at Science Museum Oklahoma. This position works in the public area of the museum inspecting, maintaining, and repairing the train set exhibits, including checking for visible damage, guaranteeing proper function of interactive exhibits, and the repair of minor defects to ensure maximum safety and durability. This position works directly with our guests to operate exhibits, answer questions, and encourage scientific investigations and explorations. Hours are from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturdays.

Seasonal Gardens and Grounds Team Member: This is a part-time, seasonal position that will assist in the enhancement and care of the museum's gardens and grounds. This position requires an interest in gardening and will include mowing, edging, and string trimming, small engine maintenance/repair, plant installation and maintenance, hedging, trash disposal, and customer service for museum guests as required. This position ends Oct. 31, 2018.

 

 


Full-time employees of Science Museum Oklahoma are eligible for a generous leave and benefits package including health, dental, vision, FSA, core short-term and long-term disability, voluntary life and AD&D, and 403(B) with employer match for eligible employees.

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Please note: All applicants must be able to pass a criminal background check.

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