If you enjoy working with people and care about animals and the environment, might be the right place for you to work.

To apply for any of the jobs listed below, please send a cover letter mentioning the job title for which you are applying, along with your resume to the email address below the job description or fax it to 415.623.5324.

No phone calls, please.

Guest Services Associate

As a Guest Services Associate you serve as the first point of contact our guests have with the Aquarium, providing the vital “face” of our organization. You are responsible for accurate ticket sales and cash management while maintaining a focus on creating positive interactions between yourself and our guests. Your role is to provide a welcoming, fun and friendly environment for all guests you interact with through engaging service, a thorough knowledge of our products, and a genuine enthusiasm for our institution and mission. This position has a variety of responsibilities and has potential for growth


  • This is a full-time or part-time, non-exempt position
  • Minimum three (3) days availability to work including at least one weekend day
  • Able to stand, walk or sit for an entire shift

Full job description for Guest Services Associate, click here.

To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to, subject: Guest Services Associate.


Institutional Giving Officer

The Institutional Giving Officer is responsible for raising financial support from institutional funders requiring proposals, both for unrestricted and restricted revenue. The candidate should have a proven track record in producing successful grant proposals, excellent writing and communication skills and the ability to work in an innovative work environment.

To view the full job description, click here.
To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to, subject: Institutional Giving Office.
Please include a writing sample and a portfolio of awarded grants.


IT Systems Administrator

Under the general supervision of the IT Manger, the IT Systems Administrator is the first point of contact for end-users and provides systems support across the organizations’ platforms. Primary duties include, but are not limited to: system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all resources and respond to and troubleshooting issues as needed; maintains and has fluent knowledge of the status of all internal servers and network controllers; tracks and responds to tickets submitted via issue management system; provides support for TCP/IP networking and Cisco IOS, Cisco Meraki, and more.

Familiarity and/or proficiency with: Windows operating systems 7, 8, 8.1, 10, Windows server 2003, 2008, 2012,2016, Galaxy Ticketing by Gateway, C&K Systems Counterpoint.
Participate in an on-call rotation, responsibilities sometimes require working evenings.

To view the full job description, click here.
To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to, subject: IT Systems Administrator.


Life Support Systems Engineer

The Life Support Systems Engineer position is tasked with the operations and maintenance of building and life support equipment as well as all other tasked assigned by supervisors. This position reports to the Life Support Systems and Facilities Manager

To view the full job description, click here.
To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to, subject: Life Support Systems Engineer.