Program Team Member
Job Details
Science Museum Oklahoma - Oklahoma City, OK
Part Time
$10.25 Hourly

Program Team Members are responsible for delivering an excellent guest experience throughout the Museum. Team members work directly with our guests to operate exhibits, answer questions, and encourage scientific investigations and explorations.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • First and foremost responsible for the safety of our guests
  • Be familiar with day-to-day operations and services available for our guests, have the knowledge and confidence to cheerfully answer unique questions
  • Understand the different exhibits throughout the museum and be comfortable learning the various science concepts
  • Encourage guest interactions with exhibits and activities
  • Operate exhibits that require supervision and guided facilitation
  • Responsible for timely shift rotations
  • Must work cooperatively with diverse personalities and backgrounds, must be an effective team player
  • Must be able to share a passion for science without lecturing, but by encouraging questioning and exploration
  • Professionally represent Science Museum Oklahoma, this includes good hygiene, personal care and appearance

No previous education or experience required.


Availability Requirements:


  • Flexible schedule, with weekend and holiday availability required and some occasional evening shifts available
  • Have consistent and reliable transportation to and from work
  • Have consistent and reliable contact methods (preferably cell phone and e-mail) and respond with reasonable promptness when contact


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Must be able to accurately follow schedules and be reliable and on-time to work
  • Must work well with adults and children
  • Be outgoing, cheerful, and approachable
  • Must have exceptional customer service skills, and understand what it means to put the customer first
  • Be kind, approachable, confident and open to correction
  • Have good logic and problem solving skills
  • Be able to communicate effectively and clearly with employees and our customers
  • Have theatrical ability, must not be afraid to be silly and crazy in front of all ages
  • Computer literate, able to work with online scheduling and reporting


Working Conditions:

This position works in an active and busy museum setting.


  • Work involves frequent standing and walking for long periods of time.
  • Work may include occasional pushing and/or pulling, lifting, and carrying objects weighing up to 40 pounds.


This position will require the applicant to pass a criminal background check and provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination upon hire. 

Employee must be able to meet physical requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.