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Employment Opportunities

USS Hornet Education Department STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) Part Time Educational Instructors

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 museums 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

Visitor / Sales Associates

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 Hornetjobs@uss-hornet.org.

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: Volunteers@uss-hornet.org