Employment Opportunities

The Children’s Museum of Sonoma County is a workplace that inspires creativity and curiosity through joyful exploration! We emphasize the importance of lifelong learning, with a focus on nature conservation, collaborative arts, and science experiments.

The Children’s Museum of Sonoma County is a wonderful place to build a career in the museum field. Our team is all about education through play, whether they are leading guests in a program, checking members in at the front desk, or repairing exhibits.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE); bilingual and bi-cultural applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.

Seasonal Visitor Services Specialist (Seasonal Playologist)

The Seasonal Visitor Services Specialist (also known as Seasonal Playologist) is responsible for assisting the Visitor Services and Volunteer Manager with the facilitation and implementation of safe, inclusive play on Museum…

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Visitor Services Specialist (Playologist) (Bilingual)

Do you love working with children and families? Do you enjoy a fast-paced, dynamic, and diverse environment?  Do you speak Spanish, Mandarin Chinese, American Sign Language or another language? Summary…

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Volunteer Coordinator (Part-Time)

The Children’s Museum is seeking an energetic, outgoing Volunteer Coordinator to nurture volunteers to improve their connection to the organization, collaborate with the Museum team to identify work within the organization that can be accomplished by volunteers, and promote the volunteers’ services.

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Maintenance Technician (Seasonal)

The Children’s Museum is seeking a Maintenance Technician to assist the Facilities team with organization, maintenance, and repair of the Museum and exhibits. Willing to train the right candidate.

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Employee Testimonials:

“I like working with kids, and each day is different. I don’t know what to expect. I like my coworkers they make the work more fun… I like the opportunities to dress up and have fun.” -Julianne

“I like it here, I don’t have to be anyone I’m not. Really appreciates that fact that we can be who we want. It okay to not be perfect here. Like that there’s opportunities everywhere. I genuinely wanted to come back because I enjoyed the time that I’ve spent here compared to the time that I spent in other places. The Museum places importance on a person’s development compared to then other places. I also came back because Theresa and everyone else here.” -Courtney

“I think it is a very positive fun work environment with a strong sense of community. There are not many situations where you can dress up as a pirate, run around with children and be looked as normal. Every day is a surprise.” -Ashley

It is fun, where else do you get to play and get paid for it. Plus, I get my steps in, otherwise I would be a blob. I like everyone here that why I choose to return to working at the Children’s Museum” -Alicia

“It would be the freedom of expression. The feeling of being an individual, you get to be yourself.-Nick

“I returned to working at the Children’s Museum because I remember the good memories I had when I first worked here. I love working at the Museum because of the kids’ reaction to play and exhibits.”-Valeria


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