USS Hornet Education Department STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) Part Time Educational Instructors (posted 2015-08-28)

The USS Hornet Museum Education Department is seeking part time Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, instructors to help instruct our STEM programs. The Stem to Stern is a day program designed for visiting grades k-12.


  • Available for week day and weekend instruction
  • Strong, mathematic or science background preferred
  • MUST be able to work independently under direct supervision
  • Prior experience with PR and non-profits a plus, but not required
  • Teaching background preferred *Knowledge of physics

Position Responsibilities:

Instructors will teach the Stem to Stern programs onboard the USS Hornet Museum.

*Please note, these classes do not have a regular schedule. They run from a reservation policy. A flexible schedule will help in this matter.

For Questions and Resume submission please contact: EDU@USS-HORNET.ORG

Live-Aboard Program Staff (posted 2015-01-28)

The overnight Live-Aboard program is accepting applications to join our crew from qualified individuals.

Our program mission is to educate and inspire while sharing the legacy of the USS Hornet with over 10,000 participants each year! Job responsibilities include greeting and welcoming program guests, giving directions, maintaining safety of guests while aboard, interpreting various tour locations for guests and educating them about the ship’s history, and providing guidance when necessary.

Qualifications needed include being comfortable with public speaking, enjoying interacting with a diversity of guests, including children, and an interest in military history or science and technology.

This position requires the ability to see, hear, and lift objects of up to 15 pounds, ability to climb steep stairs, and reasonable fitness for mobility on a ship. Part-time positions available. Applicants must be available weekend evenings.


Visitor / Sales Associates (posted 1/27/2015)

The USS Hornet Museum is seeking part-time, on-call basis Visitor / Sales Associates to work in our Admissions Department, Ship Store and operate our simulator rides.

We are looking for a few good people who enjoy working with the general public greeting and interacting with our visitors that can provide excellent customer service, and work in our retail operations of the Ship Store.

You must be a team player, with a “can do” attitude, able to work weekends,
some evenings and during patriotic holidays.

If you are interested in working aboard the USS Hornet Museum,
send your resume to

No phone calls please.

Volunteer Positions Available

Docent/Tour Guide
Safety Division
Office Assistance
Ship Restoration
Aircraft Restoration
Overnight Live-Aboard Program
Dance/Event Set-Up
Community Fairs
Contact: Volunteers at (510) 521-8448 x 243 or Email:

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