Careers & Internships

At the South Carolina Aquarium, we pride ourselves on our inclusive culture.  Learn more about our culture by clicking here.

Please keep in mind that the South Carolina Aquarium only accepts applications for positions currently posted on the web page. Due to a high volume of applicants, we ask that you please refrain from making inquiries. The applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Career Opportunities
Environmental Services Team Lead, Full-Time

The South Carolina Aquarium is looking for an experienced janitor to lead the daily operation for the Environmental Services team.  In addition to assisting in the coordination and leading of the team, this position works side by side with staff to maintain the cleanliness for both front and back of house areas.  Possessing floor maintenance experience is a plus. Learn More.

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Environmental Services Associate, Part-Time

The South Carolina Aquarium is looking for experienced housekeepers to join our Environmental Services team.  This position maintains cleanliness for both front and back of house areas.  Floor maintenance experience is a plus.
This position offers competitive wages, an incredible view on the Charleston Harbor, along with a happy, team-oriented environment.  Learn More.

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Marketing Communications Coordinator, Full-Time

The primary responsibility of this position is to support the development and implementation of strategic initiatives and processes to advance the Aquarium’s visibility, increase brand awareness, strengthen impact and lead to long-term sustainability through internal and external communications and community representation. The key objective for this role is to build revenue through driving attendance, encouraging memberships and renewals and to increase donations. It is critical the candidate for this role be able to measure and report on performance of initiatives.  Learn More.

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Operations Associate , Full-Time

Provides the South Carolina Aquarium with 24 hour building systems and alarm monitoring, building access control and thorough support and communication with all departments.  Ensures the reliability of operations and life support while maintaining the safety of the staff, animal collection and building.  Learn More.

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Internship Opportunities

The South Carolina Aquarium has various opportunities for students to engage in meaningful, hands-on learning through our college internship program. This practical learning gives students the chance to gain real-world experience and learn job responsibilities. Current positions are listed below.

Put Your Best Fin Forward!

Employees of the South Carolina Aquarium must adhere to the Aquarium’s Appearance Policy. Before you take the plunge, please read our full policy here.

South Carolina Aquarium is an equal opportunity employer supporting workplace diversity and is a drug/alcohol screening employer. * Please note that by clicking the links above you will be redirected to a third party site.

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