The Research & Evaluation Assistant I conducts data collection, through interviews and observations, for Science Center exhibit and program evaluations and market research studies. The Research & Evaluation Assistant I also assists full-time department staff in project research, including data entry.
Essential skills include being comfortable working with the public in a positive and friendly manner and being able to accurately follow detailed instructions for data collection and data entry procedures. This is a part-time, permanent position, 15-25 hours per week, scheduled 3-4 days per week, including at least one weekend day.
High school diploma required. College level classes in marketing research, social science research, survey research, museum studies, or other related fields.
Ability to do basic arithmetic calculations.
Ability to stand/move quickly around the galleries for a 4-5 hour data collection period.
Data collection primarily occurs in the Science Center’s galleries and lobbies. Project support activities, such as data entry, occur in an office environment. Variable work schedule – will include occasional weekends and holidays; may include evenings.