From customer service to educational outreach to animal husbandry, the field of marine conservation is both exciting and essential.
Working at the Oregon Coast Aquarium
Set on the edge of the picturesque Yaquina Bay, the Oregon Coast Aquarium provides a variety of employment opportunities for people of all backgrounds and skill sets. From customer service to educational outreach to animal husbandry, the field of marine conservation is both exciting and essential. We exist to impart the public with knowledge and experiences to value healthy oceans and act responsibly and respectfully toward this end. And we have an unwavering commitment to the best care of the animals we are entrusted to. Every position is important at the Aquarium. Key values for our staff to embrace and be successful are teamwork, open and clear communication with each other, and outstanding customer service for the public that visits us. We encourage creativity and innovation. We welcome you to contact us about employment opportunities!
The Aquarium offers competitive pay, an excellent benefits package and the chance to work in a beautiful natural setting surrounded by dedicated and caring coworkers. The Aquarium offers equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age (where the individual is 18 years or older), marital status, family relationship, disability, veteran, or any other protected status.
How to Apply for a Position
Job positions that are currently open will be listed below. Each position may have slightly different requirements for the applicant, so we encourage you to review the job description carefully before submitting any materials.
Development and Membership Assistant -
The Oregon Coast Aquarium is seeking a full-time Development and
Membership Assistant. The position is responsible for membership and
development support services including data entry, gift acknowledgment,
prospect identification, tracking and stewardship. High School degree or
equivalency required. Post-secondary or related training desirable.
Computer experience is essential; skills using databases, spreadsheets
and word processing software are required. Experience with Raiser’s
Edge or other relational databases is a big plus. Must have a minimum
of two years of experience in a position where accuracy was a
requirement. If you are interested in joining a small, aggressive, high
functioning fundraising team, please send your resume and cover letter
Currently there are no open positions. Please check back later.