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Special Programs Coordinator [Museum of Science]


Create, promote and implement high-quality, high-impact public programming designed to attract new adult audiences, to retain existing adult audiences, and often to support temporary major exhibitions. Oversee any, and for some programs, all aspects of program creation, production, implementation, grassroots outreach, and evaluation. 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelors of Science or Arts degree preferred.
  • More than one year of event planning experience.

Additional Details

Work Schedule

This position is full-time, 40 hours/week, Monday-Friday.


Non-Exempt (Hourly). Commensurate with experience.


Regular, Full-Time.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits for full-time, non-exempt (hourly) staff include: free parking, T accessibility, 15 vacation days, 12 holidays, 5-10 sick days, medical, dental, and vision insurance, short- and long-term disability, life insurance, retirement and savings plan, health care/dependent care flex spending plan, employee discounts, employee referral program, tuition assistance, professional development, direct deposit, free admission, free Duck Tours, discounted movie passes, and much more!

How To Apply

In order to be considered for a position, please with the following:

  • The exact position title in the subject line
  • A resumé and cover letter

Emails are preferred and can be processed more quickly. However, we are also able to accept cover letters and resumés by mail or fax if necessary:

Mail to:

Human ResourcesMuseum of ScienceScience ParkBoston, MA 02114

617-589-0362 (FAX)

1 Comment

  1. Can you please pull the Special Programs Coordinator listing at the Museum of Science. We have filled the position and are no longer accepting applications.

    Thank you.

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