From part-time to full-time employment, there are lots of ways to work with us.
High School Explainers
Our youngest employees, these students are from diverse backgrounds and engage visitors at exhibits, lead demonstrations, and run many museum operations. Applications for the school year High School Explainer program are typically available in July. Applications for the summer High School Explainer program are typically available in March. When the application is open, you will find it on this page under the job title "High School Explainer."
Volunteer and Internship Opportunities
You don’t need to be a scientist or an expert to apply. There’s always a need for all types of skills and experiences.
The Exploratorium is committed to providing equal employment without regard to race, color, religious expression, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, ancestry, genetic information, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, veteran’s status or any other class protected by applicable law. The Exploratorium will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.