Peoria Riverfront Museum

Planetarium Educator - Part Time

Peoria Riverfront Museum seeks people who would like to present planetarium shows for the general public, school audiences, and special events for a flexible 5-15 hours per week, including weekends and some evenings and weekdays. Present live star talks, live solar system and universe presentations, and prerecorded shows. Assist the Curator of Science with occasional projects related to exhibitions and collections. Requires astronomy knowledge, enthusiasm, and eagerness to learn; excellent public speaking and storytelling skills; comfort with operating technology and performing light troubleshooting as needed; ability to work both independently and as part of a team; and ability to function in the dark environment of the planetarium dome.

Hourly Pay: $15/hr

Click here to see full job description. (Posted 4/22/21)

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