Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center of Mobile,AL

Current Job Openings


Aug 2017



Visitor Services

Box Office Customer Service, Retail and Café positions.  Greet visitors, process their tickets, orient them on their visit, and generally provide information and a welcoming atmosphere to all.  Experience with retail, customer service, computer work, cash handling, and food service.  High school diploma or equivalent needed, two year plus degree desired.  College students encouraged to apply.  Flexible hours.

Administrative Assistant

Work directly with the executive staff, scheduling meetings, mail lists and mailings, phone communication, donor tracking, printed and digital correspondence, and assistance with box office and retail processes.  20-25 hours per week.  Qualifications: Team player; computer skills and Excel; ability to learn new software; administrative assistant experience at Executive level; some graphic design experience would be helpful; at least two years of work experience and solid references.

Costume Character

Everyone’s favorite curious little monkey is at it again, this time heading to Mobile Alabama! The Gulf Coast Exploreum will be hosting “Curious George: Let’s Get Curious” exhibit from September 23-January 7. The Exploreum is seeking enthusiastic individuals to help bring this costumed character to life.  Qualifications: height between 5’ and 5’1” with some natural bunk or willingness to wear an additional costume padding, friendly and good with kids, calm and able to wear a costume and head for 15 minute increments, no smokers. George will appear around town and in media appearances.  George does not speak but waves. Full rules will be given to hired applicants.  Must be willing to keep flexible hours.


IMAX Projectionist


Operate the technical side of the IMAX Theater including projection system, lighting and audio. Training provided.  Qualifications: High school degree or GRE plus two years of formal education or related professional work; strong mechanical and/or electrical aptitude; willingness to learn and positive work ethic, experience in mechanical or electronics and with film projector systems an asset, good communication skills, verbal and written. Strong references required.



The Exploreum Explainer is responsible for enhancing the visitor experience and exhibit interaction by developing and delivering high-quality, energetic and informative demonstrations and activities to audiences of all ages.  Qualifications:  Must possess excellent communication and public speaking skills.  Must be enthusiastic, energetic and motivated.  Two year degree or current college/university enrollment preferred.



For more information or to apply, send your resume and cover letter to Ms. Toni Webb at  We will be reviewing resumes and interviewing ongoing and immediately.

August 30, 2017 Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center, 65 Government Street, Mobile, Alabama 36602