Paid Internship Opportunity: Marine Education Internship – Port Townsend Marine Science Center (Priority Application Deadline: 04/11/16)

Port Townsend Marine Science Center LogoMarine Education Internship
A learning opportunity in a fast-paced and fun organization

What: The Port Townsend Marine Science Center is pleased to offer two unpaid internships for the 2016 season. Marine Education Interns will learn by actively assisting our program staff in a wide variety of programs and tasks including exhibit maintenance and interpretation, volunteer management, summer camp education, and citizen science. Other aspects of life in a busy non-profit educational organization will be explored as opportunities arise. Interns are responsible for completing paperwork to receive university credit.

Where: PTMSC is a public non-profit marine education facility located in Fort Worden State Park, Washington. Our two buildings house a small handson Marine Exhibit with local near-shore animals and plants, a Natural History Exhibit featuring a fully articulated orca skeleton with exhibits connecting her to emergent issues of toxics in the marine environment, a citizen science research lab, and two fully equipped classrooms. Visit and or find us on Facebook to learn more.

When: Preferred: Two 20-week positions available beginning June 13th, 2016 until October 31st, 2016
Option: If unable to commit through October, position is flexible to end on Labor Day, September 5th, 2016
Positions are full-time, including most weekends.

For more information, see the attached flyer.

Port Townsend Marine Science Center Summer 2016 Internship


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