Open positions at the Academy

The California Academy of Sciences welcomes people of all backgrounds, identities, and beliefs to join us in achieving our mission to explore, explain, and sustain life. We place diversity, equity, and inclusion at the heart of our recruiting efforts and strive to build a culture centered on mutual respect, equal treatment, and the opportunity to succeed.
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POSITION SUMMARY: Reporting to the Assistant Manager of Security, this graveyard shift supervisor position provides immediate supervision and training of the Security Staff in the performance of their duties including but not limited to the functioning and maintenance of the Security, Safety and Guest ...
Work type:Full-Time | Posted:18 Nov 2019 | Closes:02 Dec 2019 23:55
POSITION SUMMARY: Work with a diverse and creatively driven team in transforming the California Academy of Sciences into San Francisco's most popular cultural night spot every Thursday, filled with provocative science, music, creatures and cocktails for adults 21+. The NightLife Event Program Manager ...
Work type:Full-Time | Posted:01 Nov 2019 | Closes:22 Nov 2019 23:55
POSITION SUMMARY: We're looking for an experienced, highly skilled Social Media and Digital Engagement Specialist to join our dynamic Digital Engagement team. Reporting to the Sr. Digital Engagement and Community Manager, you'll contribute directly to Academy digital-engagement efforts on a wide range ...
Work type:Full-Time | Posted:31 Oct 2019 | Closes:30 Nov 2019 23:55
POSITION SUMMARY: This is a Security Officer position with a heavy emphasis on interaction with guests. The Security Officer reports to a Security Shift Supervisor and provides security, safety and guest services in both public and non-public areas of the Academy campus. The position requires good observation, ...
Work type:Hourly on-call | Posted:26 Sep 2019
Position Specification - Chief Philanthropy Officer The Academy in 2019 With a mission to " explore, explain, and sustain life," the California Academy of Sciences - based in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park - is a beacon for knowledge, inspiration and solutions, guiding the world toward a better future ...
Work type:Full-Time | Posted:03 May 2019

The California Academy of Sciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Our mission to explore, explain, sustain is best promoted by hiring a diverse workforce who represent the global world that we live in today. We strive to find talent that embraces the differences that come from a variety of experiences, backgrounds, beliefs, abilities and outlooks.

We have an opportunity and an obligation to help shape a society where scientific knowledge is alive and accessible to everyone; one where our research and educational programs stimulate minds and contribute to better decisions. We encourage our employees to work collectively across the Academy to bring different ideas and perspectives to their work.

The California Academy of Sciences is committed to ensure that all employees and applicants receive equal consideration and treatment, regardless of race, color, creed, gender (including gender identity or gender expression), religion (all aspects of religious beliefs, observance or practice including religious dress or grooming practices), marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, place of birth, physical or mental disability (including HIV and AIDS), history of disability, medical condition (including cancer or a record or a history of cancer and genetic characteristics), height or weight, genetic information, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, citizenship, military service status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law or local ordinance.

As required by law, California Academy of Sciences participates in E-VERIFY and will provide the Social Security Administration and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security, with information from each new employee's
Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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