Careers

The Discovery Centre is entering the most exciting, challenging and important period of its 30 year history. To fully realize our potential and secure our role in the community, we’re looking for new members to join our team!

Please carefully review the position requirements and submission details as they may vary.

Science Camp Leader

The main objective of the job is the development and delivery of STEAM activities for campers ages 6-12. The position will give the student experience through working in a team setting, training staff, managing a budget, coordinating and delivering educational and recreational programs, building relationships with local community organizations, developing leadership skills and supervising youth.

Front Desk Clerk

The Front Desk/Retail Clerk position is an important role within the Discovery Centre as it is our first point of contact with our members and visitors. It is important to be friendly and approachable as we welcome many visitors from around the world of all ages. The Front Desk/Retail Clerk requires a breadth of knowledge of the Centre and its offerings as they are an integral point of contact for visitors.  A successful candidate for the Front Desk/Retail Clerk position is outgoing, organized, diplomatic, creative, presents a professional image, and works well within a team environment.

Dome Theatre Presenter (Bilingual)

The main objective of the job is to deliver live, presenter-led shows and automated full-dome films within the theatre for visitors in both official languages. Additional objectives include providing improved service to francophone visitors, and a generally increased use of French in the centre. Students will benefit from the opportunity to work in a challenging and dynamic visitor focused setting. They will have significant opportunity to develop their astronomy knowledge, communication and presentation skills, and improve their knowledge of current educational best practices and customer service standards.

Dome Theatre Presenter (Part-Time)

Working with the staff and volunteers of the Visitor Experience team the main objective of the Part-Time Dome Theatre Presenter (DTP) is to deliver an exceptional experience for all visitors to Discovery Centre’s 65 seat dome theatre. The DTP does this by delivering live, presenter led astronomy shows and automated fulldome films within the dome theatre to our general public visitors.

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