We are looking for dynamic college students and college graduates with some basic knowledge of marine science, biology, or environmental studies to work with our education staff.
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Career Staff Position
You will have the chance to make your mark on the Seymour Center by shaping the future of marketing, communications, and branding at the Seymour Center for years to come. You will lead the strategy, content, and distribution of all our marketing, communications, and press. Come work with a collaborative, results-oriented, fun team dedicated to fueling the Seymour Center with the people and financial resources necessary to build an impactful marine science program!
Assists in all marketing activities for the Seymour Center. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, creating promotional materials for our educational events and programs, creating an annual marketing plan, and drafting a style guide and voice for all Seymour Center public communications. It also includes creating a brand voice, conducting basic market research, etc. Activities and assignments created expose incumbents to fundamental marketing concepts and principles.
Initial Review Date: 8/8/2022
Please visit UCSC employment webpage to apply
UC Santa Cruz Student Jobs
Open until filled: Volunteer Office Student Assistant (Work Study)- Handshake job #6959633
Our volunteer department is looking for a UC Santa Cruz student to join our team! This is a paid position. The volunteer program is a vital part of the Seymour Center. Volunteers work daily with the visiting public and school field trip participants to teach them about marine science, research, and conservation to protect the world’s oceans. The volunteer office student assistant will assist in managing this program by creating great relationships with our volunteers, scheduling the various programs, and much more. Learn the inner workings of people management while working at one of the most beautiful locations in Santa Cruz. Work-study status is required. Visit Handshake to apply.
Open until filled: Venue Coordinator Handshake job #6682346
Our Facility Rentals department is looking for UC Santa Cruz students to join our events team! This is a paid position. Learn the inner workings of events and venue rental coordination while working at one of the most beautiful locations in Santa Cruz. The Seymour Center is host to many weddings, meetings, and celebrations—help make it all happen while gaining valuable experience in coordination and marketing. Work-study status is required. Visit Handshake to apply.
Gain valuable experience by interning with Seymour Center.
School Programs Teaching & Project Interns
College students or college graduates can become part of our outstanding team of School Programs Instructors who teach engaging, hands-on, marine science activities to visiting school groups in our seawater and teaching labs. Learn to lead engaging tours to Long Marine Lab’s blue and gray whale skeletons, marine mammal research overlook, invertebrate touch pools, and more. Gain valuable knowledge and experience as a science educator through teaching a wide range of marine science concepts to students ranging in age from kindergarten to community college.
Docent Training Intern
College students or college graduates can work with the Visitor Programs staff and volunteers to develop teaching materials for the docent training course held at the Seymour Center from January to March. This is an amazing opportunity to hone your skills in administration and course organization, develop course materials, research and interpret scientific concepts and current research data, and be a part of a high-quality training program.