Part Time Educator 1




Organization: Downtown Aquarium (AZA Member)
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
Job or Internship: Job

The Downtown Aquarium located in Houston, TX is seeking a part-time Educator I. This facility includes 500,000 gallons of aquatic exhibits and over 400 species of animals including fish, invertebrates, reptiles, amphibians, birds, and mammals. Primary responsibilities may include the following: public speaking and direct interaction with Aquarium guests, giving exhibit tours, handling education animals (training will be provided), delivery of educational programs, and performing at mascot appearances. Experience working with children and/or animals required. College degree or coursework in education/biology preferred. Must have excellent communication skills, be able to stand for extended periods of time, and lift up to 50 pounds. Must be available to work nights, weekends, and holidays. Our exciting entertainment complex offers health and dental benefits, and super employee discounts on food and retail at all of our locations. Qualified applicants should apply M-F, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., at the Downtown Aquarium Human Resources Office, 410 Bagby Street, Houston, Texas, 77002, or e-mail pshoemaker@ldry.com. EOE