Does science matter to you?

Then 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 people, hundreds of them? Bring your talents to the Kentucky Science Center!

Available positions:

Business Operations Administrative Assistant – Full Time
The Business Operations Administrative Assistant is responsible for providing administrative support to the Business Operations department (business operations, finance, human resources, operations, technology, visitor services, volunteer services).  This includes administrative responsibilities such as data entry, scheduling, filing, and inventory management.  The position is responsible for facilitating the procurement of resources through generation of purchase orders and invoice processing.  Business Operations Administrative Assistant Full Job Description

Fee-Based and Catalyst Programs Coordinator – Full Time
The Fee-Based and Catalyst Programs Coordinator is responsible for maintaining and coordinating all onsite fee-based education programs and evaluating their potential to be utilized for our offsite program initiatives.  Under the strategic direction of the Senior Manager of Fee-Based and Partnership Initiatives, and in close collaboration with the Manager of Fee-Based and Offsite Initiatives, develop and maintain a formal, systematic process for on-going program evaluation and remediation.  Fee-Based and Catalyst Programs Coordinator Full Job Description

Operations Specialist – Full Time
The Operations Specialist is responsible for the daily operations of the Kentucky Science Center, including the interactive exhibits, physical plant and equipment, and rental activities.  Key responsibilities include maintenance and repair of exhibits, physical plant and equipment; performing preventative maintenance and upgrades; supporting rental activities and functions; coordinating work with external contractors; and collaborating with staff to support the mission of the Kentucky Science Center.  Operations Specialist- Full Job Description

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.  Visitor Services Representative – Full Job Description

Offsite Program  Demonstrator – Part Time
The Offsite Program  Demonstrator engages visitors of all ages in educational and entertaining offsite programmatic capacity. This role will primarily focus on our mobile van programs such as Captain Current vs The Electricity Vampires and Ion Jones.  Educators will be expected to teach in a variety of settings that includes but is not limited to assemblies, outreaches, after school programs, demonstrations and science expos. This role also includes maintenance and coordination of supplies, offsite logistics, volunteer training, correspondence, set-up and/clean-up, and outreach facilitation. This role may involve traveling and overnight stays.  This role will work directly with education staff, volunteers and department managers to ensure that the program participants have an engaging and educational experience.  The Offsite Program Demonstrator is expected to represent Kentucky Science Center on the road.  Offsite Program Demonstrator – 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