Seasonal Full / Part Time
June 2 - September 5, 2014
Join us to work with kids and aircraft this summer at the Hiller Aviation Museum! Our Aviation Camp staff helps elementary-aged campers to build and fly model aircraft, launch rockets, complete flight simulation missions, conduct flight-related science experiments and more while working behind-the-scenes at a unique Museum located at one of California’s busiest small airports.
Camp Assistants are responsible for supporting Aviation Camp in all capacities. Assistants supervise elementary school-aged campers during sign-in, sign-out and break times and coordinate aviation-themed games during breaks. Assistants also prepare materials and work directly with instructors as needed during hands-on projects and activities.
Assistants must have experience working with elementary-aged children and possess a high school diploma no later than June 2014. College credits, familiarity with science and aviation or previous experience at the Museum are a plus. Assistants must be available to work at least 8 of the 14 weeks scheduled for Aviation Camp (see the Aviation Camp schedule. Availability for all 14 weeks is ideal but not required.
Assistant pay is $9.50 to $11.50/hr. Hours may vary from 30 hr/wk to 40 hr/wk during Aviation Camp based on enrollment, with shifts beginning between 7:30 am and 12 pm and ending between 1 PM and 5:30 PM. Training will be held at the Museum on Friday, May 30th, 5 pm — 8 pm and on Saturday, May 31st, 9 am — 5 pm. Camp begins on June 2nd, opening to full enrollment June 16th.
Resumes may be submitted via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Include "Camp Assistant Position" in the subject line. All attachments should be in PDF format, please do not send Word files. More information on the Museum’s Aviation Camp web pages. Apply today for a summer job you’ll never forget!