EMPLOYMENT AT THE MUSEUM

Through their individual and collective energy and talent, the staff and volunteers of the Museum of Discovery and Science provide pathways to learning and enjoyment to visitors of all ages.

The Museum offers a dynamic and enriching environment to work in and to volunteer. Opportunities vary, and the following brief descriptions provide insight into available positions. If no listings appear, then there are no employment opportunities currently available. Please check back periodically for future job openings. Please note that because of the volume of resumes and applications received it is not possible to acknowledge receipt, therefore, if you are selected for an interview you will be notified.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering a solid benefit package, and invite you to apply for any position you feel suited for. Please provide a cover letter describing your fit with our opportunity along with a current resume detailing your experience and background.

The Museum of Discovery and Science is located in downtown Ft. Lauderdale at 401 S.W. Second Street, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Thank you for your interest in joining the museum!  Please follow the application instructions included in the job posting or choose one of the following ways to submit your application:

There are several ways to submit your employment application:

Method 1: (Preferred method)
Method 2: Print the employment application from a web browser**
  • Type in your information.
  • Print the employment application.
  • Scan the print-out in .pdf format.
  • E-mail the scanned .pdf file to jobs@mods.net.  Do not send .jpg or other file types.
    **Note: Web browser capabilities may vary depending on type of browser and plug-ins.  You may need to try different browsers or install plug-ins.
Method 3: Print a blank volunteer application
  • Hand-write your details.  Your handwriting must be as legible as possible.
  • Scan your application in .pdf format.
  • E-mail to jobs@mods.net
Method 4: Printed applications can be dropped off at our Info Desk
Method 5: Printed applications can be mailed to the address provided at the top of the application

NOTE:  Faxes are not accepted.

 

CURRENT JOB LISTINGS

(Last Updated 1/9/17)

 

POSITION: CONCESSIONS SALES 

Friendly Customer Service attitude. Good oral communications skills. Ability to handle cash register transactions. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with children. Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and stock the store merchandise in storage and display areas. Work directly with customers.  Maintain a working knowledge of the Museum, the store/concessions, and products sold.

DFWP / EEO / No Phone Calls Please

Please send resume along with two professional reference letters to: jobs@mods.net

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POSITION: BOX OFFICE CASHIER

Provide excellent customer service with a friendly, professional attitude. Previous customer service and sales experience. Good communications skills. Must be friendly, helpful and kind. Able to work under pressure in constantly changing conditions. Able to stand for long periods of time. Must be available to work holidays, weekends and evenings. Maintain a working knowledge of the Museum of Discovery and Science and the AutoNation IMAX Theater including current films, programs and exhibits.

DFWP / EEO / No Phone Calls Please

Please send resume to: jobs@mods.net

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POSITION: IMAX USHER

Previous customer service experience.  Mature attitude.  Good communication skills, able to speak before large groups of visitors.  Attention to safety techniques, effectively able to control crowds of people.  Able to work under pressure in constantly changing conditions. Able to stand for long periods of time.  Maintain working knowledge of the Museum of Discovery and Scienceand the AutoNation IMAX Theater and their current programs and exhibits.

DFWP / EEO / No Phone Calls Please

Please send resume along with 2 professional reference letters to: jobs@mods.net