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Education Interpreter I, Seasonal
This position is designed to be an ambassador for the Aquarium through a variety of on-site and off-site educational programs. Duties include leading curriculum based programs, participating in offsite outreaches, supporting daily education and interpretive programs and engaging with guests. Learn More.
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.
Guest Services Associate, Part-Time
Guest Services Associates work in a team-oriented environment to provide an exceptional visitor experience. Associates work in multiple point of sale stations at the Aquarium including ticket booths, mobile kiosks and the information desk. This position requires significant guest interaction with a variety of audiences such as families, members and school groups. Learn More.
Giving Programs Officer, Full-Time
The Giving Programs Officer is an integral member of the Advancement division responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive annual giving program in support of the South Carolina Aquarium’s operations. The Giving Programs Manager designs and implements all annual giving programs that drive a high volume of community engagement outside of the Aquarium’s giving societies ($300+). The Giving Programs Manager is also responsible for proactively developing new giving opportunities that engage the community in supporting the Aquarium. Learn More.
Membership Assistant, Full-Time
The Membership Assistant is responsible for providing exceptional administrative support to the Membership and Advancement Departments. While demonstrating a positive attitude, this position processes and updates membership data, responds to customer inquiries and assists with Aquarium and Membership related programs. This position requires a team player who can operate multiple tasks with little or no supervision. Additional attributes of the position include being able to work efficiently and possessing excellent client-facing communication skills. Learn More.
Special Event Host, Part-Time
The Special Event Host will support the Special Events team to host private and internal events while representing the building. The primary duty of this position is to service and host in-house and paid evening and weekend events. The secondary duty of this position is to assist with occasional office work and assist at yearly bridal shows. Learn More.
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.
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