Planetarium Careers

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MAPS Members are invited to post relevant job postings to the MAPS website. Use the Job Posting Form located in the Member Resource section of the website to submit the job details.

Planetarium Presenter (Part-Time) at Treworgy Planetarium at Mystic Seaport

Posted 10/17/2017, Mystic, CT
The Treworgy Planetarium at Mystic Seaport features a Spitz A3P optical-mechanical star projector, and prides itself on programs that are informative, personal and interactive. The planetarium is seeking a regular part-time presenter to deliver shows to audiences of all ages with a variety of background knowledge. The applicant must have a flexible schedule to work weekends and occasional evening events. Position is for 1-3 days per week, depending on the season. Read the specifics and apply at this link: https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp

 

Planetarium Assistant, New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science

Posted 01/12/2017, Albuquerque, NM
The planetarium at the NM Museum of Natural History and Science in Albuquerque is seeking a technician to produce audio/visual content for the planetarium and on occasion for museum exhibits and promotions. This position will be one of two full-time employees working in the Space Sciences department. Read the specifics and apply at this link:
https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/newmexico/jobs/1625604/planetarium-assistant-dca-10107873 Note that applications must be submitted by the end of the day on January 20. If applying, please follow the submission process carefully.

 

Lecturer / Planetarium Director, University of North Georgia

Posted 05/03/2016, Dahlonega, GA
The Department of Physics offers courses in physics, astronomy and pre-engineering. It is a small, well-equipped department with its graduates pursuing graduate school, professional school, teaching positions and industrial positions. The planetarium is located in the Health and Natural Sciences Building on the UNG campus. The star theater seats 42 and houses a new Evans and Sutherland Digistar 5 projector with a thirty-foot diameter dome. There are weekly public shows and specially scheduled shows for school groups and other organizations.

 


Planetarium Associate/Technician, Raritan Valley Community College

raritan-careerPosted 04/27/2016, Somerville, NJ
The Planetarium Associate/Technician will assist the Planetarium Director in the day-to-day operation of the planetarium, managing the 3M Observatory, and creating and conducting star shows to visiting school groups and the general public.

RVCC’s starting salary is commensurate with educational qualifications and experience. We also offer an attractive benefits package.

 

Planetarium Lecturer—Ward Beecher Planetarium, Youngstown State University

youngstown-careerPosted 04/26/2016, Youngstown, OH
Applications for the position of Planetarium Lecturer are being accepted. The responsibilities of the Lecturer include the development and the presentation of many of our K-12 school programs, as well as our public show presentations. Candidates should have a demonstrable knowledge of astronomy, and have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Minimum requirements include a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in physics, astronomy or Earth and space science. We are also looking for candidates with at least two years experience in education/public outreach and some experience in planetarium operation. The ideal candidate will have (in addition to the requirements above) a passion for both K-12 education (including knowledge of current science standards) and public outreach, experience using the latest fulldome planetarium projection systems, and some experience in grant writing.

 

Planetarium Director, Edelman Planetarium, AFT

edelman_planetariumPosted 12/16/2015, Glassboro, NJ
Rowan University seeks an individual to direct and oversee programming, planning, and organization of activities for the Edelman Planetarium. These activities involve the development and implementation of K-12 and public outreach programs, supervising undergraduate participation in planetarium activities, presenting programs to local school districts, and expanding the program to include after-school, weekend, and summer events. Responsibilities also include developing external funding to support these efforts. The director will work with faculty in the use of the planetarium in undergraduate curriculum development.



 

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Field Service Technician


Posted 1 hour ago, New York, NY
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Graphic Designer


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Field Service Technician - Buffalo, NY


Posted 11 hours ago, New York, NY
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IT Systems Support Technician Intern


Posted 10 hours ago, Chapel Hill, NC
This position provides technical support for the staff at Morehead Planetarium and Science Center. This includes helpdesk calls, routine and non-routine...

Surgical Tech


Posted 7 hours ago, Jackson, MS
Downtown is home to Jackson Convention Complex, Davis Planetarium and Thalia Mara Hall which presents concerts, ballets and operas. FT:....

Certified Medical Assistant


Posted 7 hours ago, Jackson, MS
Downtown is home to Jackson Convention Complex, Davis Planetarium and Thalia Mara Hall which presents concerts, ballets and operas....

Visitor Services Representative


Posted 14 hours ago, Pittsburgh, PA
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Central Sterile Tech


Posted 3 days ago, Jackson, MS
Downtown is home to Jackson Convention Complex, Davis Planetarium and Thalia Mara Hall which presents concerts, ballets and operas....

Sr. Platform Architect


Posted 3 days ago, Pleasanton, CA
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Sr. Platform Architect


Posted 3 days ago, Pleasanton, CA
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Sr. HVAC Mechanical Systems Technician


Posted 3 days ago, Boston, MA
750,000 square feet of museum property, consisting of 7 multi-purpose buildings including a 5 level parking garage, Planetarium, Omni Theater, two theaters and...

Field Service Technician – Las Vegas, NV


Posted 4 days ago, Nevada
ZEISS develops and distributes lithography optics, measuring technology, microscopes, medical technology, eyeglass lenses, camera and cine lenses, binoculars...

Field Service Technician – Las Vegas, NV


Posted 4 days ago, Nevada
ZEISS develops and distributes lithography optics, measuring technology, microscopes, medical technology, eyeglass lenses, camera and cine lenses, binoculars...

Program Presenter I


Posted 4 days ago, Pittsburgh, PA
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Discovery Educator


Posted 4 days ago, Lexington, KY
Monthly programs such as Discovery Night with guest artists and scientists and Discovery Saturdays with unique activities and planetarium shows;...

Systems Engineer


Posted 4 days ago, Dublin, CA
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Field Service Technician - Phoenix, AZ


Posted 4 days ago, Arizona
ZEISS develops and distributes lithography optics, measuring technology, microscopes, medical technology, eyeglass lenses, camera and cine lenses, binoculars...

Financial Analyst


Posted 4 days ago, Maple Grove, MN
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Financial Analyst


Posted 4 days ago, Maple Grove, MN
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On Call Public Safety Officer


Posted 4 days ago, Boston, MA
On Call Public Safety Officer Museum of Science, Boston www.mos.org SUMMARY STATEMENT: Responsible for maintaining a safe and secure environment by being...


Product Engineer, Gorilla Glass


Posted 1 hour ago, Corning, NY
Consequently, this segment operates in a wide variety of commercial and industrial markets that include display optics and components, semiconductor optics...

Exoplanet Science Research Positions


Posted 5 hours ago, Baltimore, MD
Or equivalent degree and research experience in astronomy, planetary science, or a related discipline. It maintains close connections with the JHU Physics and...

Graphic Designer Job - SIMONS


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The Institute aims to promote fundamental research on the foundations of computer science, as well as to expand the horizons of the field by exploring other...

Remote Sensing Scientist


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An advanced degree in Remote Sensing, Image Science, Astronomy, Physics, Optical or Electrical Engineering, or a related discipline....

Cartographer


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Posted 8 hours ago, Northridge, CA
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Visitor Services Representative


Posted 14 hours ago, Pittsburgh, PA
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CARTOGRAPHER


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Electro Optical Analyst


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Assistant Professor of Physics


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RESEARCH SCIENTIST


Posted 3 days ago, San Antonio, TX
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SCORPIO Programmer


Posted 3 days ago, Foggy Bottom, DC
Bachelor’s degree in software engineering, computer science, astronomy, physics, or a related field by the date of employment....

Staff Scientist


Posted 3 days ago, Pasadena, CA
PhD in astronomy, physics, computer science or another related field. Peer-reviewed publications in areas of extragalactic astronomy that are synergistic with...

Research Analyst - Ballistic Missile Defense System


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A Doctoral degree in Material Science, Mathematics, Chemistry, Astronomy, Biology, Engineering, Operations Research, Statistics, Data Science, Physics, Computer...

Associate Staff - Design and Test


Posted 3 days ago, Massachusetts
Examples of our technology include highly sensitive CCDs for astronomy, digital infrared imagers with on-chip processing, and single-photon-sensitive cameras...

Property and Logistics Administrator


Posted 3 days ago, Pasadena, CA
LIGO is a National Science Foundation major facility dedicated to gravitational wave astronomy and astrophysics, jointly operated by the California Institute of...


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Keck and Palomar Observatories. Participate and/or lead instrument upgrades at the Keck and Palomar observatories. Exempt Overtime Eligible:....

Senior Engineer


Posted 6 hours ago, Woods Hole, MA
The Ocean Observatories Initiative’s Cyberinfrastructure (OOI-CI) Software Team is seeking an experienced Software Engineer to write complex computer code for...

Accounts Payable Assistant


Posted 8 hours ago, New York, NY
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Merchandiser


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Strong observatory and analytical skills in assessing product inventory. Merchandiser (Part Time)....

Marketing Intern


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Engineering Group Manager


Posted 1 day ago, Tucson, AZ
And represent Engineering at the Observatory Council. The Engineering Group, Head reports directly to the Director, and is a key participant in the management...

Safety Director


Posted 1 day ago, Hillside, IL
Some of our most recognized projects include The Bean, a 110 ton stainless steel sculpture in Millennium Park, the Ledge the glass observatory boxes on the...

Museum Guide


Posted 2 days ago, Los Angeles, CA
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Senior Researcher


Posted 2 days ago, Columbus, OH
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PT / Physical Therapist


Posted 2 days ago, Burbank, CA
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Research Scientist


Posted 3 days ago, Palisades, NY
Duhamel at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University to mainly support research activities related to a project funded by the Moore Foundation...

SCORPIO Programmer


Posted 3 days ago, Foggy Bottom, DC
Alexander van der Horst to build the Data Reduction Software for SCORPIO, a new generation instrument for the Gemini Observatory....

Staff Scientist


Posted 3 days ago, Pasadena, CA
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Property and Logistics Administrator


Posted 3 days ago, Pasadena, CA
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Planet Hollywood Merchandise Studio- Theme Park


Posted 3 days ago, Lake Buena Vista, FL
Responsible for day-to-day operations of the merchandise store, ensuring guests are promptly acknowledged, promoting our merchandise, accommodating all guests...

Research Staff Assistant


Posted 4 days ago, New York, NY
Assists in various laboratory activities to support funded scientific research projects at the Tree-Ring Laboratory at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory for the...

Computational Biologist I (Neuroscience)


Posted 4 days ago, Cambridge, MA
The Broad Institute's Klarman Cell Observatory (KCO), directed by Aviv Regev, is an effort to systematically define cellular circuits within and between cells...

Computational Biologist I (Cancer)


Posted 4 days ago, Cambridge, MA
The Broad Institute's Klarman Cell Observatory (KCO), directed by Aviv Regev, is an effort to systematically define cellular circuits within and between cells...

Human Resources Specialist


Posted 4 days ago, Cambridge, MA
This is the position of Personnel Management Specialist, Human Resources Department of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory....

Junior Legislative Analyst


Posted 4 days ago, Silver Spring, MD
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Research Specialist Sr (Cryo-Collections Mgr.)


Posted 4 days ago, Tempe, AZ
The Arizona State University (ASU) School of Life Sciences and Biodiversity Knowledge Integration Center (BioKIC) are seeking a Cryo-Collections Manager for the...

HR and Financial Data Analyst


Posted 4 days ago, Silver Spring, MD
The NESDIS Office of the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) teams provide administrative, financial management, and budget...

Program Analyst


Posted 5 days ago, Washington, DC
This position is with the Smithsonian Institution’s Center for Tropical Forest Science – Forest Global Earth Observatory (ForestGEO) program, which is a global,...