Seasonal Educator

Posting Dates: 04/20/15 – 04/27/15

Recommended applicant will be subject to a background check

The Education Department of the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher seeks an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual with excellent speaking skills to conduct public education programs. The successful candidate will have a strong background in marine science, experience giving public presentations and a desire to share information through informal education. The seasonal educator will cover the Aquarium’s public education programs on various weekdays and weekends. This schedule will vary from two to five days/week depending on seasonal visitation.

Primary Responsibilities:

• Providing weekend coverage for public education programs

• Conducting quality education programs for Aquarium visitors

• Providing volunteer support and assistance for Aquarium volunteers

• Creating and maintaining an active program schedule

Other Responsibilities:

• Assisting with Special Events

• Assisting with Special Activities and Outreach programs

• Equipment and material repair and maintenance

• Other tasks designated according to need and interest


• Ability to be on feet for 6+ hours.

• BS in science, environment, education or related field desired. Students in appropriate degree programs considered.

• Enthusiasm for interaction with the public and working as a team

Please submit State Application PD-107 located at by fax (910) 458-6812 or mail: NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher, Attn: Personnel, 900 Loggerhead Road, Kure Beach, NC, 28449. Electronic applications are accepted without signature: