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Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

Museum Guide - Outreach Educator

Employment type
Part-Time
Posted
14 days ago
Location
San Pedro
Description

CITY OF LOS ANGELES 
DEPARTMENT OF RECREATION AND PARKS 
CABRILLO MARINE AQUARIUM 
MUSEUM GUIDE 

Outreach Educator 
Salary: $17.53/hour 

The Department of Recreation and Parks is recruiting for Museum Guides, who are part-time, at-will employees who work up to a maximum of 1040 hours per year at the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium. 

Do you want a job that is fun and rewarding and have the opportunity to work with students from various grade levels? Then come join the Ocean Outreach Team at the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium! We are currently looking for energetic individuals that want a position where they can have a positive impact on student learning. 

What will you be doing? As an Outreach Educator you will be bringing an engaging Marine Biology experience to schools throughout Southern California, teaching students ranging in age from pre-school through middle school. 

You will learn to set-up and maintain a portable saltwater touchtank, care for live marine animals, and work in a dynamic team atmosphere. 

The ideal candidate: 

  • Should have a strong interest in working with students of all ages 
  • Be an excellent speaker & communicate in a friendly & engaging fashion 
  • Must be able to work well independently and as part of a collaborative team 
  • Must be able to lift and move 40 lbs. 
  • Applicants must be at least 18 years of age 
  • Should be able to work at least 2 full days; between Tuesday and Friday 

 

(approx. 15-20 hours per week) 
 

To apply

Interested applicants please email your resume and cover letter describing your interest in the position & your job experience to: [email protected] 

DEADLINE FOR RESUMES: Friday, June 11, 2021 
or until sufficient resumes are received
An Equal Employment Opportunity Employer