From time to time, the Science Museum of Western Virginia will post job vacancies and volunteer & intern opportunities.  Please check back regularly for updates.


The Science Museum of Western Virginia seeks an enthusiastic, outgoing, reliable individual to join our Visitor Services team. This individual will be responsible for greeting visitors to the museum, providing information on programs, events, and general information about the exhibits, as well as monitoring the museum floor to ensure safe, proper, and clean appearance of the museum’s public spaces. This individual will also be responsible for selling admission tickets, memberships, and store merchandise, and balancing sales at the end of the day.   This is a regular part time position that is flexibly scheduled to meet business needs. Weekends are usually required for Visitor Services staff. For more details of the position, please click here.

We are looking for someone with strong customer service skills, experience in sales and balancing paperwork, and the ability to work well in a fast-paced environment. Management in a customer service field is a plus.

Please email resume and cover letter to Christy Brooks, Director of Operations, at cbrooks@smwv.org. The email subject line must say: Visitor Services Representative. No phone calls.


Can you devote a few hours a week to interpret our exhibits for Science Museum visitors?  Can you devote a few hours a month?  Any time you have will help visitors enjoy and learn from this unique experience.   Immediate need exists.  Paid parking is provided.  We will train you.  Sign up TODAY through our volunteer page.