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Employment opportunities

Join the California Science Center team!

The California Science Center is an internationally recognized leader in informal science education. Our mission is to stimulate curiosity and inspire science learning in everyone, by creating fun, memorable experiences. The California Science Center is a partnership between the non-profit Foundation and the State of California. Both the California Science Center Foundation (non-profit) and the California Science Center (State) work together to bring our mission to life!

Join Our Team!

We are looking for highly passionate and dedicated people to help support our mission. Job opportunities are available through both the California Science Center Foundation (non-profit) and the California Science Center (State).

State job opportunities

State job opportunities with the California Science Center require a state application (Std. 678). Please see our State hiring process for more details on how to apply.

Foundation job opportunities

Below is a list of our current Foundation job openings and application process.

Development Department
Position Type Status
Associate Campaign Director Regular Full-time
Executive Assistant to SVP/CAO Regular Full-time
Education Department
Position Type Status
Extended Day Lead Seasonal/Temporary Part-time
Senior Educator-Big Lab Regular Part-time
Summer Camp Instructor Seasonal/Temporary Full-time
Summer Camp Intern Seasonal/Temporary Full-time
Living Collections Department
Position Type Status
Life Support Systems Technician (Entry-Level) Regular Part-time
Retail Operations Department
Position Type Status
Sales Associate I Temporary Part-time
Guest Services Department
Position Type Status
Special Exhibits Host Temporary Part-time

Foundation Hiring Process

All Foundation applications must include:

Apply by email:

E-mail all application materials to

Apply by fax:

Fax all application materials to the Foundation Human Resources Department at (213) 744-2673.

Apply by mail:

Applications may be mailed to:

California Science Center Foundation
Attn: Human Resources Dept.
700 Exposition Park Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90037

No phone calls please.

The California Science Center Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.