Job Postings

Sunstones at The Lawrence

Floor Manager

Are you a dynamic leader with a solid background in designing and facilitating hands-on, minds-on STEM learning experiences for diverse audiences? As a Floor Manager for UC Berkeley’s public science center, the Lawrence Hall of Science, you will work with an amazing team of staff, UC students and volunteers to design and deliver programs for exhibit spaces on the science center floor.

Children playing on the DNA sculpture at the Lawrence

Materials Preparation Assistant Manager

This posting is for the position of assistant manager of the Lawrence’s “Prep Hub,” which is the team responsible for procuring, preparing, storing, organizing, and distributing materials and equipment for the Lawrence’s many educational programs for children. If you enjoy and excel at organizing things and are also interested in science and/or education, this may be the position for you!

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Education Facilitator (UC Berkeley Student Job)

The Education Facilitator works with learners of all ages (but primarily elementary-aged kids), making science fun with hands-on experiences in different exhibit spaces at The Lawrence Hall of Science, UC Berkeley’s only public science center. In addition to facilitating learning, this position also cares for the accessibility and safety of the learning spaces. 

Two children and a staff member are working together during a science activity.

Coordinator of Environmental Literacy

The Lawrence seeks a skilled leader with experience at the intersection of environmental education, equity, justice, and building healthy communities to contribute to and support its environmental literacy projects. The Lawrence’s environmental literacy portfolio supports improvement efforts in outdoor and environmental education nationally and internationally by promoting equity, inclusion, and cultural relevance; translating research about effective practices for teaching and learning into accessible approaches, resources, and tools for organization leaders and instructors; and building community with partners in the field.

The Lawrence Hall of Science

Learning Executive Leader

The Lawrence is looking for a visionary and effective Executive Leader for our Learning Group. This position oversees the Lawrence’s extensive portfolio through managers of large departments and multiple smaller units; has significant responsibility to achieve broadly stated goals through subordinate managers; determines objectives, directs programs with focus on equity for minoritized and marginalized populations, develops strategies and policies, manages human, financial, and physical resources, and functions with a high degree of autonomy; proactively assesses risk to establish systems and procedures to protect organizational assets; and determines strategies for a program with organization-wide impact. This position leads, manages and provides technical direction for multiple, large, highly complex, and very visible academic and research programs with multiple centers or locations.

Children playing on Pheena the Whale

Office Lead (UC Berkeley Student Job)

The Lawrence Hall of Science is UC Berkeley’s public science center. We welcome over 120,000 visitors per year, about half of whom are children. The Visitor Services & Retail team handles daily operation of the admission desk, the museum store, online sales, as well the manufacture and distribution of an educational craft kit called the Sunprint Kit.

Students in front of The Lawrence

Visitor Services & Retail Associate

The Lawrence Hall of Science is UC Berkeley’s public science center and serves 120,00 visitors per year. We are looking to hire seasonal Visitor Services & Retail Associates available to work any dates from 11/19-1/18. We will hire people who are available to work throughout or for portions of that period. Come work on our Public Engagement team as a Visitor Services & Retail Associate!

A young person looks through a telescope of the view at The Lawrence.

Visitor Services & Retail Associate (UC Berkeley Student Job)

Come work on our Public Engagement team as a Visitor Services & Retail Associate! Welcome our visitors when they arrive. Join our team to sell admissions, movie tickets, planetarium shows memberships, science kits and more!

A child looks through a telescope.

Lab Mechanician

Are you a creative innovator with functional, technical know-how who enjoys hands-on building, making, problem solving, inventing, and learning new things? We are looking for a dynamic team member to work with us on the design, development, fabrication and maintenance of unique, interactive, hands-on exhibitions and apparatus that bridge the playful, open choice learning environment of our Science Center exhibit floor with math and science concepts for all ages. Would you like to join the Lab Mechanicians in the Production Studio at The Lawrence to make ideas into reality? We would like to have you join us.