Employment Opportunities

Database Manager, Full time


The South Florida Museum is hiring a Database Manager to oversee all database use to support fundraising, membership management, program registration and other functions. Responsibilities include gift processing, establishing and refining SOPs, “cleaning” and maintaining constituent records, working with fundraising and membership programs, exploring all functions available to maximize institutional use of the database, and training staff on SOPs. 
Strong problem-solving abilities, desire to be part of a team, and 2+ years of database experience in fundraising are required. The Database Manager will report to the Chief Community Engagement Officer. Please send letter of interest, salary requirements and resume to MWells@SouthFloridaMuseum.org.


Community Engagement Coordinator, Full time


The South Florida Museum is hiring a Community Engagement Coordinator to help support communications and fundraising. The Community Engagement Coordinator will work closely with senior management and other staff to support communications and other aspects of marketing, public relations, resource development and fundraising. The ideal candidate will have at least 1-2 years of experience in marketing/communications or fundraising. Strong writing and interpersonal communication skills are paramount with the ability to work closely with multiple teammates. Experience with Constant Contact, InDesign and Adobe Photoshop are helpful. This is a full-time, non-exempt (40 hours per week) position within a lively work environment. Please send letter of interest, salary requirements and resume to JSchubick@SouthFloridaMuseum.org.

Manatee Care and Aquarium Specialist, Part Time


South Florida Museum is looking for a part time manatee care and aquarium specialist to help take care of Snooty, our rehabilitation manatees and aquariums. Qualifications:  All candidates must have SCUBA dive certifications with at least 25 recent open water dives (non-certification dives) logged.   Background in marine biology, animal care associated with aquariums or zoos, and public presentation experience required. Courses in marine mammal behavior an asset. Candidates should be able bodied and capable of lifting heavy objects (50 lbs) and traversing flights of stairs.  This is a part time position covering week- ends, Friday-Sunday. Please contact the Director of Living Collections, Marilyn Margold for more information: MMargold@SouthFloridaMuseum.org or (941) 746-4131 extension 120.


Part time Custodian, variable days and hours up to 24 hours a week.


Occasional extra day and hours needed throughout the year. Duties include basic janitorial tasks and some lifting (up to 50lbs.).  Must be able to work well with others and take initiative. Must be detail oriented and clean record. Must be a self-starter and able to work with little supervision. Contact: Tim Marks, 941-216-3480 / TMarks@SouthFloridaMuseum.org.