Staff Positions

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

Staff Positions

Buildings & Grounds Assistants
Posted May 12, 2017

The Montshire Museum of Science is seeking seasonal Building & Grounds Assistants for approximately 20-40 hours per week (June through August). These staff members ensure that visitors and staff have a safe, comfortable, and 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 Buildings & Grounds Assistants must be attentive to detail and have strong verbal and written communication skills. Familiarity with custodial procedures, general maintenance, and yard work are essential. Candidates should be able to work independently and should have good time management and problem-solving abilities. 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 for this position, please send a resume and letter of interest to


Marketing & Communications Manager
Posted March 30, 2017

Montshire Museum of Science is seeking a full-time Marketing and Communications Manager to develop, implement, and manage the museum’s marketing, public relations, and communications activities. The manager advances the Montshire’s strategic initiative to communicate the Museum’s local, regional, and national impact. The position oversees internal and external marketing and messaging through print, online, and social media, and supports goals for museum visitation, program attendance, and membership and development cultivation though advertising and promotions. Essential to this role are savvy relationship and communications skills, long-range planning and goal setting, a demonstrated track record of managing and implementing media, advertising, and content.

Read the full job description. 

To apply, please send a resume and letter of interest by April 17, 2017 to with the subject heading: Marketing and Communications Manager


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.