Tuesday - Saturday:
10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday Free Family Night
5 - 8 p.m.
Sunday: Noon - 6 p.m.
Want to join our team? Looking to help kids and work in an exciting environment every day? Then the Children's Museum of Houston is for you!
Below is a list of positions that are currently open. Be sure to check back frequently to view new opportunities.
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Box Office Associate
A strong customer service oriented individual is needed to assure smooth day-to-day operations of the Museum Box Office. Responsbilities include:
- Providing customer service to all visitors
- Managing daily ticket sales
- Reconciling individual cash drawers
- Providing accurate and consistent reporting of financial and attendance information
- Assisting with functions and events
This individual will also assist in promoting the sale of museum memberships and other special programs. Must be flexible and available to work weekends and Thursday nights schedule, as needed. Previous box office experience is a plus, as well as bilingual in Spanish!
- Preparing food orders for museum visitors
- Running the register
- Refilling supplies
- Helping with clean-up duties
Work schedule varies with 20-29 hours per week, and must be able to work Thursday and weekends.
We are currently seeking outgoing, energetic individuals to work with children and ensure a fun, positive and educational visitor experience. As a nationwide leader in child-centered learning, we are looking for the best and brightest to represent the Museum as Discovery Guides. A good sense of humor is a plus! Bilingual in English and Spanish is preferred! Must be able to work a Thursday morning shift (8:45 a.m. – 2p.m.), as well as other shifts and weekends.
Do you hope to be the next Carl Sagan or Bill Nye, inspiring children to have a lifelong passion and an insatiable curiosity for science and scientific processes? Do you believe learning science should be hands-on, awe-inspiring, and messy? If so, the Children’s Museum of Houston is looking for you! We are hiring a science educator responsible for exhibits and programming related to scientific skills, physics, and chemistry. Work includes creating weekly changing programs to provide visitors with fresh museum experiences, conducting exhibit evaluations, and facilitating programming. Also responsible for working with the fabrication, graphics, and video production teams to produce new and/or remediate exhibit components and supporting materials. Works to train staff on exhibit components, facilitation strategies, and programs.
Good people skills, planning, communication, and organization skills needed. Must be able to work a flexible schedule that sometimes includes Thursday evenings and weekends. Bachelor’s degree required. Minimum 2 years’ experience working with children. Working knowledge of and experience developing curriculum for children related to chemistry, physics, and materials science preferred.