Employment Opportunities

The Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Under the guidance of its Board of Directors, the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History operates in support of its Mission: Connecting People with Nature and Science to Inspire Stewardship of the Natural World.

The Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History has been connecting people to the wonders of the natural world for over 100 years. Through our extraordinary location, interactive displays, engaging programs, and special collections, the Museum highlights the region’s diverse natural history, from the shores of the Monterey Bay to the summit of the Santa Cruz Mountains.

Current Openings

Visitor Services Representative

The Visitor Services Representative is generally responsible for a successful visitor experience in the Museum. As the first and last staff member to engage most visitors, they must provide a high level of customer service and are responsible for a broad range of activities including selling admission and memberships, overseeing access to the Museum, engaging with visitors in the exhibit spaces, retail store, and other Visitor Service posts as needed.  Click here for a detailed job description.

Volunteer Opportunities – Learn more here!