Part of a Team
Working at the Maui Ocean Center is more than a job or a career. It is an opportunity to be a part of a community of passionate, dedicated lovers of Hawaii’s marine life and collaborate together to create and sustain an island culture, environment and way of life that will sustain future generations. We believe we have more to say, to do and advance by teaming together to make our world a better place for everyone.
If this sounds like fun to you, we would love to hear from you! Open positions can be found listed below. Maui Ocean Center is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a smoke-free environment.
Apply through the web form at the bottom of the listings.
Aquarium Facilities & Operations Manager
The Aquarium Facilities & Operations Manager position is a hands-on working manager and will oversee all aspects of aquarium life support systems and related components and supervise staff responsible for the daily operation; automated controls and monitoring equipment; and related maintenance and repair. Develop and implement aquarium life support, logs and water quality standards and procedures in accordance with industry best practices, safety protocols, standards and guidelines established by Maui Ocean Center, governing agencies and regulatory/accrediting bodies. Oversee day-to-day facilities management including, Maintenance, Housekeeping, Landscaping and special projects. Assist as needed other departments. Facilitate special and capital projects from conception to completion. Ensure that guest expectations are exceeded at all times.
Retail Sales Associate – Specializing in Fudge Selling & Making
We are looking for a fun, energetic, customer service-minded salesperson who LOVES working with people and who wants a SWEET job working with our very own made in-house fudge! Our Retail Sales Associate-Specializing in Fudge Selling & Making will learn how our gift shop business operates as well as work with customers on a daily basis. This person will also get to learn about how the best fudge on the island is made, and also how to sell it. Must be able to stand for extended periods of time, as well as bend, stoop, and lift 50lb or more. No previous experience is required, just a sweet disposition and the desire to learn!
Retail Sales Associate – Full Time
Our Retail Sales Associates are a vital part of our daily business because they are interacting directly with our customers. Customers and delivering world-class customer service to all of our customers is our number one priority. We expect that our Retail Sales Associates be so much more than just a cashier, we expect our Retail Sales Associates interact with customers and encourage and drive sales toward daily sales goals. We also expect that our Retail Sales Associates have a positive impact on our customers’ visits so that our customers leave our store and the park with a positive outlook on our park and all of the efforts that we are endeavoring on, as well as hopefully a little piece of Maui.
Food & Beverage
Seascape Restaurant located at the Maui Ocean Center is seeking employees for the following positions: Cook, Food Preparer, Dishwasher, Host/Hostess. Candidates should be able to work flexible hours both day and evening. Previous experience is preferred but training is available.
Marine Naturalist – Part Time
Marine Naturalists are ambassadors of the Maui Ocean Center. They are the main source of contact for park visitors. Naturalists are expected to provide excellent customer service while carrying out multiple educational opportunities through interpretive presentations, interactive activities, guiding special tours and providing a presence at special events such as private banquets and sleepovers. Marine Naturalists shall exhibit a positive attitude, enjoy working with the public and exemplify professional and ethical behavior at all times while furthering the mission of the organization.