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Visitor Programs Manager, Seymour Marine Discovery Center
Job Number 1707021
Full time, Career
Open until filled; initial review date March 12, 2017

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, March 12, 2017, to ensure review.

Seymour Marine Discovery Center seeks a Visitor Programs Manager
(Please see the full position description on the UCSC Staff Employment website).
SUMMARY: The Visitor Programs Manager has full responsibility for providing daily visitor education at the Seymour Marine Discovery Center on the Coastal Science Campus. Under the general direction of the Seymour Center Director, the Visitor Programs Manager has overall responsibility for developing, managing and presenting educational experiences in the exhibit hall/aquarium, including public tours of marine lab facilities, natural reserve, and associated marine areas; providing extensive training, daily supervision, mentoring, and evaluation of visitor programs docents and exhibit guides who serve as the walk-in public’s primary contact in the visitor hall; planning, implementing, and assessing public lectures, ocean-themed special days, and family events; training, supervising, and mentoring staff educators, university student employees and interns; and detailed visitor programs marketing, communications, and administration, including budget management for a busy, year-round operation. A key element is facilitating ongoing information exchange between marine science researchers and the public. The Visitor Programs Manager also serves as an integral education team member at the Seymour Center.

The overriding responsibility of the Visitor Programs Manager is to ensure the walk-in visiting public receives an excellent educational experience, emphasizing research in progress within the Institute of Marine Sciences at UC Santa Cruz.

The Seymour Marine Discovery Center is part of Long Marine Laboratory, a marine research and education facility within the Institute of Marine Sciences at the University of California, Santa Cruz.

Apply for this position: www.ucsc.edu/about/employment.html (UCSC Staff Employment). The end date specified on the job posting is for internal budgetary purposes only. This position is long-term career; it does NOT end on June 30.  

Please note, to be considered for an interview, applicants are required to include (as part of the online application) a written response to the three questions contained in the job posting.

The Seymour Marine Discovery Center is part of Long Marine Laboratory, a marine research and education facility located on the University of California, Santa Cruz, Coastal Science Campus. Thank you for your interest in the Seymour Center.

Volunteer Coordinator and Education Associate, Seymour Marine Discovery Center
Job Number 1606894
Full time, Career
Open until filled; initial review date January 16, 2017

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, January 16, 2017, to ensure review.

Seymour Marine Discovery Center seeks a Volunteer Coordinator and Education Associate
Please see full job description here before applying.
Apply for this position: www.ucsc.edu/about/employment.html (UCSC Staff Employment). The end date specified on the job posting is for internal budgetary purposes only. This position is long-term career; it does NOT end on June 30.  

Please note, to be considered for an interview, applicants are required to include (as part of the online application) a written response to the three questions contained in the job posting.

The Seymour Marine Discovery Center is part of Long Marine Laboratory, a marine research and education facility located on the University of California, Santa Cruz, Coastal Science Campus.

UCSC Students

There are currently no UCSC Student positions open.

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

Tuesday - Sunday, 10 AM to 5 PM


Spotlight!

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE JOB OPENING
Apply today for this exciting position––Seymour Center Visitor Programs Manager. The initial review date was March 12, 2017.

MARCH MEMBERSHIP MADNESS
March is member appreciation month at the Seymour Marine Discovery Center.
THANK YOU, MEMBERS!

SCHOOL FIELD TRIPS
Schedule the best field trip of the year! Openings still available for Reserved School Tours and Self-guided Exhibit Explorations.

OPEN DURING CONSTRUCTION
You'll see a lot of construction taking place here at the Coastal Science Campus but know, the Seymour Center is open for business as usual. Come visit!

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE POSITION
Apply today for this exciting opportunity––Seymour Center Volunteer Coordinator/ Education Associate.

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