Staff Positions

The Montshire Museum of Science is a great place to work, for a summer or for a career.

Staff Positions

Facilities Maintainer
Posted February 24, 2017

The Montshire Museum of Science is seeking a part-time (23 hours per week – Sunday 12-8, Mon 3-8, Tue 3-8, and one other 3-8 shift to be determined ) Facilities Maintainer. This position ensures that visitors and staff have a safe, comfortable, clean place to learn and work in the Museum’s building and grounds. They accomplish this by being responsible for the overall care of the building, grounds, furnishings, and equipment. 

The Facilities Maintainer must be familiar with custodial procedures, general maintenance, and yard work. Candidates should have the ability to work independently as well as good time management and problem-solving skills.  This position requires the ability to handle a full shift of physical activity including heavy lifting, climbing stairs and ladders, and walking outdoor landscape areas and hiking trails.

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter by email to


Development Coordinator, Events and Volunteers
Posted March 23, 2017

Montshire Museum of Science is seeking a full-time Development Coordinator, Events and Volunteers, to plan and implement a variety of development and membership events, and to provide coordination of the Museum’s volunteer program. Events include the Museum’s annual benefit auction as well as more intimate donor cultivation events and family-friendly member events. Event planning involves organization of complex logistics; coordination with external vendors and internal colleagues; coordination of design, printing and distribution of invitations and other collateral material; food preparation and/or catering oversight; data management; committee support; and décor. As administrator for the Museum’s volunteer program, the Development Coordinator processes volunteer applications and connect volunteers with appropriate supervisors; organizes and staffs the Volunteer Advisory Committee; coordinates volunteer gatherings and recruitment efforts. Read the full job description

To apply, please send a resume and letter of interest to by April 13, 2017. 

The Montshire Museum of Science is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).

Summer Positions

Summer Programs Staff

The Montshire offers extensive summer environmental and science day camp programming for children. During the spring, we hire approximately 20 day-camp educators and explainers for each summer. Some of these positions may be set up to fulfill internship requirements. See full descriptions and application instructions.