The Science Mill in Johnson City is seeking volunteers to join our team!
We are a family destination offering a fun, interactive learning environment for all ages through cutting-edge technology-based exhibits, games, and programs. The Science Mill experience expands students' understanding and appreciation of science in their everyday lives. Our mission is to inspire them to continue their education and pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and math.
Volunteer opportunities include assisting with visitor experience, facilitating school field trips during the week on an on-going basis, and general administrative and operational support.
Weekday and weekend opportunities available.
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on current opportunities or leave your information in the form below and we will contact you. Thanks for your interest!
Looking for an exciting internship in a fast-paced, start-up environment? The Science Mill is seeking interns in a variety of part-time and full-time positions to help advance our growing company and support our many programs and initiatives. Please review our current internship positions below.
Intern applications will be considered on a rolling basis. Candidates selected for interviews will be contacted by phone or email approximately two weeks after submitting their online application.
Gain invaluable experience with cutting edge informal science education
Support field trip Learning Lab experiences for students of all ages
Deliver hands-on, fun STEM activities
Be a museum explainer and help students engage with exhibits
Opportunity to become lead instructor for the labs
Marketing and Communications Intern
Help with details of marketing and communications, which include but are not limited to:
Increasing awareness of the Science Mill in Central and South Texas communities
Writing press releases, talking points, and event descriptions
Contacting media outlets regarding the museum, events and programs
Managing the design and content of external communications
Managing social media outlets for the organization
Special Events Intern
Help with details of special events, which include but are not limited to:
Researching applicable external outreach events
Assisting with the coordination of both internal and external events
Making follow up phone calls for on-site event planning
Writing thank you notes after events
Contacting volunteers for event staffing
Gathering event supplies, as needed
Working events (including occasional weekends) in Austin, San Antonio or the Hill Country
Help with details of fundraising, which include but are not limited to:
Networking with supporters
Assisting in the execution of a donor recognition program
Assisting in the creation of a donor tracking system
Assisting in the research, composition, and follow-up of grant applications
Interested applicants for Science Mill internships, please send cover letter and resume to Portia Marchman, Director of Operations, at email@example.com.