Join our team! 

Working at the Museum of Life and Science means days full of diverse interactions and lots of fun behind the scenes! Whether you're working with our animals, our visitors, or in an administrative role, you'll love the wide variety of experiences you'll share each day as we work towards our mission of providing a place that encourages lifelong science learning in our community. 


All Museum employees enjoy access to the following benefits: 

  • Participation in a retirement plan
  • Museum membership
  • Invitations to special events just for staff and volunteers
  • Museum discounts in the gift stores, cafe, and camp programs

In addition, the Museum offers a competitive benefits package for full-time regular employees that includes: 

  • Health and dental insurance with employee-only coverage covered by the Museum
  • Life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Museum contributions to your retirement plan
  • Paid leave program

How to Apply

Available positions are updated weekly. The Museum is an Equal Opportunity employer. All applicants will receive careful consideration, however, due to high volume of applicants, we will only contact applicants whom we wish to schedule an interview. No phone calls please. 

Candidates should send resumes to: or via fax to 919-220-5575. 

For candidates without resumes, please fill out this form

Please note: all applicants must pass a criminal background check prior to receiving a firm offer of employment.

Available Positions

Accounting Specialist

The Museum is seeking an individual to join our Accounting Department. The Accounting Specialist supports the Museum by assisting the accounting department in providing accurate and timely financial information to enable staff and leadership to advance the mission of the Museum.  See full job description.

Rentals and events Assistant manager

Do you have outstanding customer service and sales skills, creative aptitude, and a high levle of attention to detail and organization?  Do you love seeing all the pieces of an event come together?  Are you passionate about STEM?  We have an exciting opportunity with generous benefits for an assistant manager on our Rentals and Events team.  See full job description.

Retail Operations Associate

The Museum is seeking an enthusiastic and customer-focused individual to fill the position of Retail Operations Associate.  This position supports the Museum's mission by providing excellent customer service to enhance the customers' retail experience and maintaining strong operational protocol to protect the Museum's assets.  See full job description.

Birthday Party Educator

The Museum is seeking an energetic and fun individual to fill the position of Birthday Party Educator.  This position supports the Museum's mission by leading themed and non-themed children's birthday parties.  See full job description.

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