Astronomy Programs Assistant
This position assists the Astronomy Programs Manager in implementing planetarium and astronomy programs at the Museum, including planetarium shows, school programs, star parties and special events. We are looking for a person who gets excited about sharing his or her knowledge of astronomy with others.
Supervises weekend planetarium volunteers
Performs maintenance on planetarium equipment
Leads school programs on and off site
Assists in training planetarium volunteers and substitutes for them as necessary
Develops content for planetarium presentations
Maintains attendance records for all astronomy programs
Working knowledge of astronomy
Public speaking ability
Ability to interact with the general public
Experience with computer programming highly desirable
Experience with video and audio editing software desirable (3D Studio Max, Adobe Production Suite, etc.)
Qualified candidates with bilingual (Spanish) skills preferred
This is a part time (16 hrs/wk) position, reporting to the Astronomy Programs Manager
See www.sbnature.org for more information on Museum and astronomy programs.
Please submit cover letter and resume. Please also submit application form (found on Museum website).
Please click here for Application Form