Looking to be part of a New New York Aquarium?
The New York Aquarium is changing this summer, opening its newest exhibit, Ocean Wonders: Sharks. Volunteers are greatly needed to guide & assist visitors, facilitate fun activities, lead narrated talks, and assist in operating our shark touch tank.
Adults can sign up for one of three roles this summer, with opportunities to gain additional skills to fulfill additional roles in their year long commitment to the aquarium. Training for roles varies.
Volunteer roles for Summer 2018 include Ambassadors, WCS Now Interpreters 1 & 2.
Volunteers must apply, if accepted attend an interview, and training before being accepted into the program.
To apply and for more information including role descriptions, training dates, and more, please visit: https://nyaquarium.com/volunteering/education-volunteers/adult-volunteers
APPLICATION DEADLINE: MARCH 21, 2018
- Teaching / Instruction
- Animal Care / Handling
- Environmental Policy
- Environmental Education
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 21
- Orientation or Training
- Minimum 1 year of service
- Able to stand for long periods, willing to interact with aquarium guests, outgoing personality.