Dinosaurs Revealed Exhibition Volunteer

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Carnegie Science Center Volunteer Opportunity: Dinosaurs Revealed

From mid-May 2020 through early January 2021, help us engage visitors in our new PPG Science Pavilion traveling exhibit: Dinosaurs Revealed: Journey Across America.Dinosaurs Revealed allows visitors to travel back 252 million years to learn about the dinosaurs that inhabited North America in the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous periods. The exhibit includes 26 life size animatronic dinosaurs, 2 full-body dinosaur skeletons, real fossils, and many hands-on interactive activities.

This unique volunteering opportunity will last from mid-May 2020 through early January 2021. Dino Revealed volunteers will work one 4-hour shift per week during the 7-month course of the exhibit. Hours of operation are 10:00am-5:00pm, seven days a week. Morning and afternoon, weekday and weekend, shifts are available.

Volunteers will work in the exhibit gallery to interact with guests of all ages, the predominant goal being to help create memories for guests that will last a lifetime!

To apply, please visit http://carnegiesciencecenter.org/join/adult-volunteers/ to complete and submit a volunteer application. To learn more, please contact: VolunteerPrograms@carnegiesciencecenter.org, 412.237.1621. OR, sign up via Volunteer Match and our Volunteer Office will reach out to you with more information.

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About Carnegie Science Center

Location:

One Allegheny Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, US

Mission Statement

About Carnegie Science Center

Recipient of the 2003 National Award for Museum Service, Carnegie Science Center inspires and entertains by connecting science and technology with everyday life. In addition to providing valuable scientific experiences, Carnegie Science Center engages in outreach programs that serve Pittsburgh's diverse community. The Science Center is located on Pittsburgh's North Shore along the banks of the Ohio River and is accessible to persons with disabilities.

Mission

Carnegie Science Center is dedicated to inspiring learning and curiosity by connecting science and technology with everyday life. The Science Center provides experiences that are entertaining, interactive, first hand, accessible, relevant and understandable. The Science Center strives to identify and meet the needs of the community in its full diversity.

Vision

Carnegie Science Center will

  • Optimize a high-volume, highly-personalized approach to its impact on visitors, ensuring that each individual touched is encouraged to seize the greatness and potential within themselves, directly affecting career aspirations, personal development and achievement.
  • Invent the next-generation science center, establishing CSC as a dynamic destination of choice for core and expanding audiences, resolving space constraints, and establishing the broadest possible mix of experiences across the science and technology spectrum.
  • Differentiate itself by capitalizing on community partnerships and local/regional science and technology advancements, both inside and outside the confines of CSC's physical facility.
Values
  • Carnegie Science Center will respect and address the interests, concerns and needs of the people of the region and all staff.
  • The internal environment will enable staff and volunteers to be creative, develop personally, and gain the satisfaction of personal accomplishments.
  • All visitors will feel welcome, empowered and respected. The Center will be customer oriented in all its activities.
  • An evaluative process will be integrated into all actions to ensure effectiveness in relation to people's (staff and audience) needs, interests and potential.
  • Visitors will perceive good value, total quality and outstanding customer service.

Description

The Carnegie Science Center is a place where discoveries are made every day from the why of natural phenomena to the how of new technologies.

WHEN

Fri May 01, 2020 - Sat Jan 16, 2021

WHERE

Carnegie Science CenterOne Allegheny AvePittsburgh, PA 15212

(40.4828,-80.03673)
 

SKILLS

  • Adult Education
  • Community Outreach
  • People Skills
  • Public Speaking
  • STEM

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Volunteers will work one 4-hour shift per week during the 7-month course of the exhibit, mid-May through early January.

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