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Volunteer Coordinator and Education Associate

Job Number 1908844
Seymour Marine Discovery Center, UC Santa Cruz Coastal Science Campus
Full time, Career
Open until filled; initial review date July 4, 2019

Summary of Duties
Under direct supervision of the Operations Manager, with input from the Visitor Programs Manager, the incumbent: 1.) serves as the overall administrative coordinator of the Seymour Center’s volunteer program for all departments that utilize volunteers; and 2.) serves as a frontline marine science educator and provides direct support to the Visitor Programs Department for the daily delivery of marine science programs to the public.

Full job description

APPLICANTS ARE REQUIRED TO USE THE UCSC ON-LINE PROCESS
Application materials must be submitted electronically via the UC Santa Cruz Staff Employment Opportunities website on or before the initial review date, July 4, 2019, to ensure review.

For further information regarding past recruitments please email the Human Resources Department or call 831-459-2009. Hearing impaired are encouraged to use the California Relay Service 800-735-2922. UCSC is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

 

UCSC Students

  • Open until filled: Visitor Programs Student Assistant ER 1476
    The Seymour Center seeks a UCSC student to join our Visitor Programs team. This is a paid position. If you enjoy working with people of all ages in an exciting setting, have excellent interpersonal skills, and have an interest in pursuing marine science as a career, then this job is for you! This position requires work study status during the academic year. Visit the UCSC Career Center to apply.

 

  • Open until filled: Facility Rental Coordinator ER 5043
    The Seymour Center seeks a UCSC student to join our facility rental/events team. This is a paid position. If you enjoy events and working with people of all backgrounds in an exciting setting, have excellent customer service and administrative skills, and like learning new things daily, then this job is for you! Work study status is required. Visit the UCSC Career Center to apply.

 

  • Open until filled: Cashier / Events Assistant ER 1259
    The Seymour Center seeks a UCSC student to join our Admissions team. This is a paid position. This is a front-line customer service position working at the admissions desk at the Seymour Center. Primary duties include greeting the public, selling admissions to the Center, answering phones, and assisting in the Ocean Discovery Shop. Work study status is required. Visit the UCSC Career Center to apply.

UCSC students interested in working at the Seymour Marine Discovery Center should also consider pursuing volunteer and internship opportunities—both excellent ways to showcase your knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Days & Hours

Monday to Sunday, 10 AM to 5 PM


Spotlight!

SCIENCE SUNDAY
August 18, 2019
1:30–2:30 PM
Join us for our upcoming Science Sunday, “A New Age of Dinoflagellates: Using AI and Robots to Study Harmful Algal Blooms.”

Join our teamATTENTION TEACHERS
Inspire your students with the best field trip of the year! Discovery Lab field trip applications for the 2019-20 school year are now available. Apply NOW!

Join our volunteer teamBECOME A VOLUNTEER!
Interested in learning and sharing marine science and conservation with others? We are now recruiting Exhibit Guides and School Programs Instructors! Applications due September 1. Apply today!

SANTA CRUZ MUNICIPAL WHARF EXPERIENCE
Now–August 24, 2019
Saturdays, 12–3 PM
Learn more about Monterey Bay, from a vantage point a half-mile out to sea, without ever leaving land!

YOUR DREAM WEDDING
Booking Now–August 2020
With breathtaking views of Monterey Bay and access to the aquarium, the Seymour Center is the ideal spot for your Santa Cruz ocean view wedding. Inquire today!

SEA OTTER
AWARENESS WEEK
September 24–29, 2019
Discover the vital role sea otters play in the nearshore ecosystem during this annual recognition celebration.

TEACHER WORKSHOP
California Environmental Phenomena Summit October 3–4, 2019
Collaborate with local science experts and other educators to deepen your understanding of environmental phenomena.

JOIN OUR STAFF!
Apply to be the Volunteer Coordinator / Education Associate. Initial review date for this carreer staff position is July 4.

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