Employment

Employment

Join the staff at Headwaters Science Center and enjoy science and fun at work. HSC is currently looking for candidates to work in the following positions:

Summer Camp Curriculum Writer/Camp Director
Position will design the camp curriculum, schedule the activities, and directly run the camp. Camp enrollment will be a minimum of ten students with the possibility of adding more students, as space allows. Bachelors degree in science or science education preferred. Summer camp experience preferred. Salary rate is contracted at $20/hr. with 40 hours during the specific week of camp and another 10 hours of planning and prep prior to the week and days, for a total of 50 hours/camp. Positions will be filled by mid-June with applications accepted until positions are filled. This contracted position has the flexibility to apply for one, two, or all three summer camps:
   Aerospace Camp: July 11-15
   Outdoor Explorers: July 25-29
   S.T.E.A.M. Camp: August 8-12

Docents (full-time or part-time)
Work with guests and visitors at HSC. Present demonstrations on-site, as well as at schools, library, and other community locations and functions. 

Director of Visitor Experience
Position includes supervision, evaluation, and management of staff, implementation and direct services of programming (clubs and camps), curriculum development and instruction, and other duties related to guest and visitor experiences. Bachelors degree in science or science education preferred.

How to Apply
Send cover letter, resume, certifications and credentials, and three letters of reference via email to leehscbemidji@gmail.com or via postal mail to: 
   Lee Furuseth, Executive Director
   Headwaters Science Center
   413 Beltrami Ave
   Bemidji MN 56601

Non-contracted positions are available immediately. Applications will be accepted until filled. The Headwaters Science Center does not discriminate on the basis of sex/gender, sexual orientation, race, color, creed, national origin, religion, disability, receipt of public assistance, marital status, or age in employment. 

Interested parties are welcome to contact Headwaters Science Center and chat with Lee by calling (218) 444-4472.
413 Beltrami Ave NW
Bemidji, MN 56601 
(218) 444-4472

Hours:
Monday - Saturday: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM* 
Sundays: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM 
*Seasonal closing: Tuesdays (September through February)
*Holiday closings: New Year's Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
*Also closed annually for e-cubed fundraiser.

Admission: 
Children (2-11 years old):  $6.00 
Adults (12+ years old):  $9.00
Seniors (65+ years old):  $8.00 
Military:  $8.00

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