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Posted November 19, 2021
Manager of Inclusion Initiatives
Association of Science and Technology Centers
Washington, D.C. or remote
Salary Range: $50,000-$65,000

The Association of Science and Technology Centers is seeking a Manager of Inclusion Initiatives who will join the Impact and Inclusion Team and will manage programs and projects at the forefront of ASTC’s work to support its members in delivering their goals to serve their communities by being welcoming, inclusive, and equity-focused organizations. Read the full job description. Apply by January 3, 2022.

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Posted October 26, 2021
Producer for Festivals and Events
MIT Museum, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Salary Range: $70,00-$80,000

The Producer for Festivals and Events will lead the strategy, planning, and execution of the annual Cambridge Science Festival and other high profile public festivals and events produced by the MIT Museum. The successful applicant will excel at: relationship building with university, corporate, and community partners; managing complex projects with multiple stakeholders; and collaborating with internal and external program providers and contractors. They will have a passion for engaging all members of the public in STEAM through a diversity of programs and events incorporating both traditional methods of science engagement and embracing new and experimental methods; they will excel at community organizing that supports the production of inclusive festivals and events created by, for, and with the diverse members of the Cambridge community.

The Producer for Festivals and Events is a member of the MIT Museum’s Engagement department and reports to the Director of Engagement. This is a full-time, exempt position, with full benefits. View the full job description. To apply, visit the MIT HR website.

Posted October 14, 2021
Public Programs Manager
ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain
Burlington, Vermont
Salary Range: $43,000–$57,000

ECHO seeks an experienced STEM educator to serve as our Public Programs Manager. This position coordinates a team of staff, interns, and volunteers in the development and delivery of STEM learning experiences for museum day guests, including daily design challenges in our Engineer It program space, walk-up natural history activities, and seasonal festivals and theme days. The ideal candidate will be a dynamic STEM educator skilled in engaging early learners, youths, and adults; a detail-oriented project and events coordinator; an effective and supportive manager of staff and volunteers; and a skilled developer and builder of hands-on STEM programming. For a full job posting, please visit http://echovt.org/jobs.html

ECHO is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ECHO requires all of our employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

Posted September 30, 2021
Interpretive Programs Lead Coordinator
Morehead Planetarium and Science Center
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Salary Range: $43,000–$49,500

Morehead Planetarium and Science Center seeks an energetic, motivated individual to play a vital role in the development, opening, and implementation of new public facing programs for family visitors and school groups in the Launch Lab, Science Stage, and exhibit areas. This position will coordinate training and scheduling for student educators and lead other educational classes as needed. The Interpretive Lead Coordinator will serve as an integral member of the Morehead Education Team and will report to the Science Programs Manager.

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran. For a complete description and application information please visit: https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/199232

Posted September 14, 2021
Planetarium Manager
Adventure Science Center
Nashville, Tennessee
Salary Range: $60,000–$80,000 plus benefits

Adventure Science Center’s purpose is to transform lives through extraordinary experiences in science and innovation, and our vision is to become a nationally renowned destination science center. The jewel of our 111,000-square-foot building near downtown Nashville is the Sudekum Planetarium, a 166-seat theater featuring a 63-foot dome with an unparalleled projection system. The theater provides planetarium shows, laser shows, and featured events for youth and adult audiences.

As a member of the Senior Leadership Team, the Planetarium Manager is responsible for the strategic direction, daily operation, supervision, and fiscal management of the planetarium. This position reports to the CEO and works a schedule that includes weekends with occasional evening and holiday hours required. For a complete description of the qualifications, roles and skills required please click here. To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to Steve Hinkley: shinkley@adventuresci.org.

Posted September 14, 2021
Volunteer Program Manager
Ithaca, New York
Salary Range: $19/hour

The Sciencenter in Ithaca, New York, currently has an opening for a Volunteer Program Manager. This position enhances the experience of Sciencenter guests by maintaining a regular cohort of enthusiastic floor staff volunteers, through ongoing recruitment, training, and supervision. This individual will also engage museum guests through hands-on science activities and demonstrations; work collaboratively with others on special museum projects including work-study placements, and assist on grant-funded projects. For a complete job description and application instructions, please visit our website at: http://www.sciencenter.org/get-involved.html.

Featured Job

Posted September 3, 2021
Grant Project Manager
Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum
Poughkeepsie, New York
Salary Range: $57,000–$68,000 (depending on experience)

Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum (MHCM) seeks an individual with experience in grant writing, grant administration, and project management to serve as Grant Projects Manager. This position is a member of the senior leadership team and has primary responsibility for securing and administering federal, foundation, and corporate grants ranging in size from $5K to $1M, and for providing overall project management for select grant-funded projects. CLICK HERE to download Application Instructions and Position Description. Apply by October 5, 2021.

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