Enthusiastic amateur photographer needed to assist MSC’s Traveling Science Program! A volunteer is needed to document exciting, hands-on live science demonstrations in local schools via photography and videography. Captured images will be used for promotional, social media and marketing needs.
Travel to schools in Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Harford County, Howard County, Anne Arundel County, Carrol County, Montgomery County, and Frederick County
Record Traveling Science programming including: assembly shows, class room programs and Star Lab demonstrations
Record "behind the scenes" of the Traveling Science Program including; arrival at schools, interactions with school staff, travel, and program preparations
Familiarity with basic photography and videography
Ability to provide excellent guest service
Creative problem solving skills
Must be able to work independently and as part of a team
Personal photography equipment a plus, but not required
Ability to carry related equipment
Schedule: This is an on-call, as needed position. Opportunities to volunteer are generally presented one month ahead of time. Most events occur during the day, between 8:00am and 3:00pm. Transportation to and from schools will be provided from the Maryland Science Center, with option for volunteer to use personal vehicle.
Please visit marylandsciencecenter.org for further information and application forms!
- People Skills
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 14
- Orientation or Training
- Personal equipment is a plus, but not required!
- Bus Greeter
- IMAX Theater Usher: Volunteer...
- Kids Room Educational Materials...
- Exhibits Assistants: Great...
- Kids Room Educator: Teach, learn...
- Planetarium eBay Specialist
- SciLab Assistant: Help young...
- Development Assistant
- Lobby Ambassador
- Exhibit Fabricator and Finisher:...
- Archives Assistant: Photograph...
- Exhibit Facilitators: Assist MSC...
- Ticket Agent
- Camp-In Volunteer
- Exhibits Prototyper and Fabricator
- Science Educators! Inspire the...
- Science Store Cashier
- Group Mailings: Help MSC stay...
- Observatory Assistant:Share your...
- Traveling Science Media Assistant