The North Carolina Aquariums are a state-run facility and full time employment opportunities are handled through the North Carolina Office of State Personnel.

For a complete listing of all permanent full-time state positions available, visit the OSP website or contact the Office of State Personnel at 919-807-4800.

The North Carolina Aquariums also offer a variety of volunteer positions and internships. For more information on these opportunities, follow the links to a specific Aquarium and click Volunteers & Jobs.

Application Procedure:

To apply for a position with the North Carolina Aquariums, please follow the specific application instructions given at the end of each vacancy posting.

Roanoke Island

Visitor Services Cashier

Dive Operations Intern

Education Intern

Exhibits Intern

Horticulture Intern

Husbandry Intern

Special Activities Intern

Visitors’ Services Intern

Special Activities Instructor

Pine Knoll Shores

Currently accepting applications for seasonal / part-time staff (not a state position).
Retail experience and flexible availability required. Applications available at the Aquarium or send resume to:

NC Aquarium Society
One Roosevelt Boulevard
Pine Knoll Shores, NC 28512

Fort Fisher

Aquarium Curator

Summer Education Intern

Summer Husbandry Intern

Jennette’s Pier

Education Summer Internship

Raleigh Division Office

No Current Vacancies