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Employment & Internship Opportunities

Are you ready to put your enthusiasm, dynamic personality, and joy of learning into action? Apply today to be part of a team that engages children and families in inquiry based exploration, creativity, and learning through play.

Join in our vision of a world where play is encouraged and valued as essential for first and forever learning. We offer Part Time, Work Study and Internship opportunities. Come join in the FUN!


NOW HIRING

Museum Manager: 
Download the Position Description and Application Details

Hours: 20+ hours per week
Are you ready to put your enthusiasm, dynamic personality, and joy of learning into action? The successful candidate will oversee and manage a team that conducts day-to-day museum operations including facilities management, financial oversight, budgeting and HR. We invite you to apply today and become an integral part of our mission.

 

FULL-TIME

No full-time positions are available at this time.


UNIVERSITY WORK STUDY

Did you receive Work Study as part of your financial aid award? Looking for a great place to work during the current semester? Are you ready to imagine, engage, develop, create and facilitate FUN? 

Positions Open: Mornings, Monday, Wednesday and/or Thursday from 9:30-1:30 most needed! 

  • Point of Sales
  • Exhibits/Events

Shifts Generally Available: (must be available to work the entire time block)

Mondays, Wednesdays and/or Thursdays: 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Other hours on Mondays (occasional, as field trips or events are booked)

All positions require some shifts on Mondays, weekends, holidays, and evenings.

To apply: Please email a cover letter that tells us about how your talents, skills, creativity and experience relate to museum programs as well as the days & times you are available to work. Make sure to attach your resume and 3 references (including their name, email and telephone number) and send your packet to Sam.hand@Okwondertorium.org. 

Questions? Need more info? Contact Sam Hand at (405) 533-3333 or sam.hand@okwondertorium.org for additional details.


INTERNSHIPS

Internships are available year round, including Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters. Oklahoma WONDERtorium internships are unpaid; however, partial reimbursement for pre-approved approved expenses may be available.

These opportunities are designed to give interns experience with the inner workings, day-to-day operations, and special events of a children's museum. Oklahoma WONDERtorium prefers interns who will receive class credit for their work, but we will consider other applicants (e.g. recent graduates). 

Floor Staff Internship

Museum Operations Internship

Volunteer Coordination Internship

Design your own Internship send us an internship proposal email and tell us how your strengths, talents, creativity, abilities, and/or experience would enhance museum programs/experiences! What goals do you hope to achieve through this individually designed internship? 

To apply: Please email a short (2 pages max) proposal that tells us the following:

  • How many hours are needed for your internship
  • What days/times are you available to work?
  • What talents, skills, abilities and experience do you bring to the team? 
  • What are 5 personal and 5 professional goals you hope to acheive from this internship?
  • Please provide the names, email and telephone number of 3 references

Please attach your resume to your proposal and submit via email to Sam.hand@Okwondertorium.org. 

Questions? Need more info? Contact Sam Hand at (405) 533-3333 or sam.hand@okwondertorium.org for additional details. 


PART-TIME

Looking for a fun and active semester job? Need some extra cash for the holidays, summer or next semester’s tuition? We are now accepting applications for the current Semester's Staff.  Available positions include:

  • Exhibits-Events, Mondays and/or Wednesdays: 9:30am-1:30pm
  • Point of Sales

Fall Semester positions run from approximately August 10th through December 15th but may have the option to extend to the Spring semester. 

Spring Semester positions can start as early as the Winter Holiday break and will run through the last day of finals in May. These positions may have the option to extend through summer. 

Winter Holiday Temp positions run from the weekend before Thanksgiving through the first day of Spring Semester classes.

Summer Temp positions run from the last week of April through the first day of Fall Semester classes. 

To apply: Please email a cover letter that tells us about how your talents, skills, creativity and experience relate to museum programs as well as the days & times you are available to work. Make sure to attach your resume and 3 references (including their name, email and telephone number) to Sam.hand@Okwondertorium.org.

Questions? Need more info? Contact Sam Hand at (405) 533-3333 or sam.hand@okwondertorium.org for additional details.

 

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