Does science matter to you? Science Center Jobs:

Come work with us! Would you like to work for an engaging non-profit committed to offering education in a fast-paced and fun environment? Do you like working with people? Bring your talents to the Kentucky Science Center!

Available Positions:

Visitor Services Representative – Part Time
Visitor Services Representatives are the first contact our guests have at the Kentucky Science Center. A friendly demeanor and glowing attitude are a must. Successful candidates for this entry level position will have at least a High School Diploma, prior retail cash handling and service experience, the ability to work a flexible schedule and a desire to support informal education. Visitor Services Representatives work in areas including Ticket Desk, Gift Shop, Concessions, Advanced Sales, Theater, and Membership Sales.
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Educator I – Part Time
This position is responsible for presenting educational programs, classes and activities to Science Center visitors with emphasis on school and group field trip audiences from public, private, home schools, and day cares. The Educator I will also present outreach programs to area schools and educational facilities. Click here to download full job description.

Camp Counselor Summer 2017 – Part Time/Seasonal
The Kentucky Science Center is seeking seasonal Camp Counselors for our summer 2017 School’s Out Science Camp program. Camp Counselors ensure that campers experience a stimulating and fun learning environment at the Kentucky Science Center in the classroom, while in our exhibits, and on any field trips. Camp Counselors will assist Teachers with lesson plans and activities, help maintain a safe and functional classroom, and work closely with children of all ages. We are seeking patient, dependable, high-energy individuals with an enthusiastic “Do Science!” attitude.
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Camp Lead Summer 2017 – Part Time/Seasonal
The Kentucky Science Center is seeking a seasonal Onsite Camp Lead for our summer 2017 School’s Out Science Camp program. The Camp Lead will play a vital role in the day to day management of camp. The Camp Lead will work closely with the Coordinator of Fee-Based and Catalyst Programs and to ensure the daily coordination of the School’s Out Science Camp program. This will include attaining knowledge of the camp policies and procedures, Kentucky Science Center exhibits, and supply locations. Additionally, the Camp Lead will work closely with all Camp Teachers and Counselors each day to maintain our high caliber camp/operations.
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Camp Supply Assistant Summer 2017 – Part Time/Seasonal
The Kentucky Science Center is seeking a seasonal Camp Supply Assistant for our summer 2017School’s Out Science Camp program. The Camp Supply Assistant will play a vital role in the day to day aspects of camp. The main responsibility of the Camp Supply Assistant will be to assist the Supply Specialist by ensuring all supplies are prepared and organized for each week of camp. This will include attaining a basic knowledge of supply locations throughout the building as well as management of camp supplies throughout the summer. Additionally, the Camp Supply Assistant will work closely with all Camp Teachers and Counselors each day to maintain and restock all materials.
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Camp Teacher Summer 2017 – Part Time/Seasonal
The Kentucky Science Center is seeking seasonal Camp Teachers with an enthusiasm to “Do Science!” for our summer 2017 School’s Out Science Camp program. Camp Teachers ensure that campers experience a stimulating and fun learning environment at the Kentucky Science Center. Teachers will facilitate all lesson plans and lesson extensions (provided by the Kentucky Science Center) for a class of up to 25 students. Teachers will exercise the engineering design process, inquiry-based learning, Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), and other best practices in conjuncture with the provided curricula. Additionally, teachers will provide professional development opportunities for and guidance to camp counselors and all volunteers in the classroom.
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Offsite Camp Lead Summer 2017 – Part Time/Seasonal
The Kentucky Science Center is seeking a seasonal Offsite Camp Lead for our summer 2017 Offsite School’s Out Science Camp program. The Camp Lead will play a vital role in the day to day management of offsite camp. The Camp Lead will work closely with the Offsite Programs Coordinator to ensure the daily coordination of the Offsite School’s Out Science Camp program. This will include traveling to offsite camps, attaining knowledge of the offsite camp policies and procedures, communicating with parents in an offsite setting, and aiding in the preparation of offsite camps. Additionally, the Camp Lead will work closely with all Offsite Camp Teachers and Offsite Counselors each day to maintain our high caliber camp/operations.
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Offsite Camp Teacher Summer 2017 – Part Time/Seasonal
The Kentucky Science Center is seeking seasonal Offsite Camp Teachers with an enthusiasm to “Do Science!” for our summer 2017 School’s Out Offsite Science Camp program. Offsite Camp Teachers ensure that campers experience a stimulating and fun learning environment outside of Kentucky Science Center. Offsite Camp teachers will be required to travel and possibly stay in counties across the state to lead camp classrooms. Teachers will facilitate all lesson plans and lesson extensions (provided by Kentucky Science Center) for a class of up to 25 students. Offsite Camp Teachers will exercise the engineering design process, inquiry-based learning, Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), and other best practices in conjuncture with the provided curricula. Additionally, teachers will provide professional development opportunities for and guidance to Offsite Camp Counselors and all volunteers in the classroom.
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Offsite Camp Counselor Summer 2017 – Part Time/Seasonal
The Kentucky Science Center is seeking seasonal Camp Counselors for our summer 2017 Offsite School’s Out Science Camp program. Camp Counselors ensure that campers experience a stimulating and fun learning environment at the Kentucky Science Center’s Offsite Camps in the classroom. Offsite Camp Counselors will need to travel and stay in a variety of counties across the state of Kentucky. They will assist Teachers with lesson plans and activities, help maintain a safe and functional classroom, and work closely with children of all ages. We are seeking patient, dependable, high energy individuals with an enthusiastic “Do Science!” attitude.
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Experience Specialist Oldham County Public Library – Full Time/Temporary
17 week position beginning end of January 2017

The Kentucky Science Center is hiring a full time, temporary Experience Specialist to manage and lead programs and activities for school groups, families and young children in conjunction with its new traveling exhibit, Science in Play2Go.

Starting at the end of January, 2017,this position will work approximately 17 weeks; 40 hours per week for approximately 2 weeks at the Kentucky Science Center in Louisville and then work at the Oldham County Public Library in LaGrange from mid-February 2017 through first week of June, 2017. Click here to download full job description

To apply to any of the above positions, please email your cover letter and resume here. Resumes can also be submitted in person or via mail to the following address:

Kentucky Science Center
ATTN: Human Resources
727 W Main Street
Louisville, KY 40202