• Admissions Coordinator
    Job Number 1808156
    Full time, Career
    Open until filled; initial review date August 23, 2018*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, August 23, 2018, to ensure review by the hiring committee.Seymour Marine Discovery Center seeks an Admissions Coordinator
    (Please see the full position description on the UCSC Staff Employment website.)
    The Admissions Coordinator is a frontline operational staff member, and coordinates the daily activities of the admissions/information station at the Seymour Marine Discovery Center. This individual also assists with additional operational tasks of the Center as needed. Reporting to the Administrative/Operations Manager, the Admissions Coordinator serves as an integral team member at the Seymour Center.

    The Seymour Marine Discovery Center is a visitor-focused, marine science education facility located on the University of California, Santa Cruz, Coastal Science Campus. It is part of Long Marine Laboratory, a marine research and education facility. The Seymour Center is a community-supported part of the university system.

    Apply for this position 1808156: (UCSC Staff Employment).

    Please note, to be considered for an interview, applicants are highly encouraged to include a written response to the three questions contained in the job posting.

    Thank you for your interest in the Seymour Center.

UCSC Students

  • Open until filled: Senior Office Assistant / 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 starting fall quarter 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 starting fall quarter is required. Visit the UCSC Career Center to apply.


  • Open until filled: Visitor Programs Student Assistant ER 1479
    The Seymour Center seeks a UCSC student to join our Visitor Programs team. This is a paid position. If you like working with people of all ages and animals, join the Visitor Programs team. Student Assistants in this department manage volunteers on their daily shifts and lead educational volunteer shift briefings by coaching volunteers in marine science interpretation. You will also manage operation of daily programs and activities, including opening and closing the exhibit hall. Work study status starting fall quarter 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

Tuesday to Sunday, 10 AM to 5 PM


October 21, 2018
1:30–2:30 PM
Mysteries of Davidson Seamount and Sur Ridge Revealed: Exploring ancient, deep-sea coral communities in Monterey Bay.

Seymour Center has positions open for UCSC students who want to work in a dynamic and exciting environment. To join our team, apply today!

October 31, 2018
10 AM–5 PM
Wear your costume to the Seymour Center on Halloween and receive $2 off regular priced admission.

November 3, 2018
10–12 PM or 1–3 PM
Teams of students and teachers in grades 5-12 learn how to build and test ROVs.

Now accepting proposals for the 2018-19 Student Research and Education Awards. Application deadline: November 30, 2018.

Apply NOW for the best science field trip of the year! Submit your application for Discovery Labs today.

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Looking for a way to make a difference? Interested in learning more about marine science and conservation? Feel great, learn lots, and make an impact—that's what happens when you become a Seymour Center volunteer!


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