Science Central and the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

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Employment Opportunities

Working for Science Central means working with dynamic people and doing meaningful work towards our mission. All applicants must submit a completed application, along with a resume and cover letter, via e-mail, fax or mail.

Housekeeping Specialist


POSITION DESCRIPTION:  Involvement in an informal, hands-on, educational science center (physical, natural and applied sciences). Responsible for cleaning the building for general public, school group visitors and special groups. This includes all parts of the building (restrooms, lunchroom, exhibit areas, lobby, classrooms, offices, etc.). Will also do some cleaning product stocking, and could involve minor exhibit repairs and installations.

REQUIRED SKILLS:  Must be able to multi-task in a high-visitation, fast-paced, busy environment. Demonstrated ability to work independently. Must be a self-starter with high standards and follow-through skills. Might work alone unsupervised after hours, as well as during visiting hours. Must be friendly, outgoing communicative - must like people and engage with our visitors. Dependable, honest, a team player and energetic. Must be able to do moderate physical labor (lifting, bending, pushing).

QUALIFICATIONS:  Must have previous cleaning experience. Knowledge of cleaning methods, equipment and chemicals. Dependable and productive.

SCHEDULE:  Approx. 10-20 hours per week, but will be variable. Schedule could include weekdays, weekends, evenings, must be flexible.

WAGE:  $13.00/hour