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Discovery Lab’s mission is to inspire children, connect families, and build community through exhibits, programming, and play. Community is a keyword as it is what grounds us and inspires our mission, vision, and values. Discovery Lab believes that inclusion makes our Museum a community; it is through our partners, our staff, and our guests that we strive to reflect and honor the diversity of the Tulsa community to create a place where each and every person is welcome.


Discovery Lab is looking for positive, professional, team-oriented individuals; join our team today and help enrich the lives of children and families throughout Tulsa. Every employee and volunteer plays a role in helping Discovery Lab meet its mission. Whether you're a student or an experienced professional, Discovery Lab has a place for you! Discovery Lab offers an accepting, friendly, and educational working environment that values creativity and fun! To be considered for any available position at Discovery Lab, please complete our online Employment Application Form. 

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Position Openings

The Camp Assistant will assist the Museum Educator in teaching hands-on STEAM classes to children at the Discovery Lab. The camp assistant will help children innovate, create, think critically, solve problems, communicate, and collaborate.

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The Grants Manager is a full-time position reporting to the Director of Development.  This key development team member engages in fund development functions within the department with emphasis on providing research, writing, and leadership for all programs and projects supported by grant funding. In addition, this position supports all museum departments ensuring grant deliverables are met, and tracking performance for reporting. 

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Discovery Lab culture embodies collaboration and innovation in a work environment that is playful and encourages creativity. This position would be a critical part of the fabrication team, ensuring the team is maximizing the organization’s ability to provide world-class exhibits to advance the organization’s mission.

Discovery Lab recently opened a new facility, allowing the organization to expand its resources to better serve the community, students, and families in Tulsa and the surrounding region. We strive to be a great place to work and offer competitive pay and benefits.

This position constructs, maintains, and repairs exhibit components, cabinetry and display work. The Exhibit Technician is responsible for contributing innovative ideas and work methods in support of Discovery Lab’s exhibit programs. The Exhibit Technician also ensures completed exhibits, on-floor and traveling, are in working order and in good repair.

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The Lead Exhibit Facilitator is the first point of contact for Exhibit Facilitators. This position is responsible for coordinating the day to day operation of the museum’s front-line gallery staff to ensure a positive and safe guest experience.

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Facilitate the child/adult visitor interaction with exhibits by encouraging and modeling the importance of open-ended and multiple outcome experiences. Work collaboratively with other staff to ensure a warm welcoming approach to visitors. Maintain a safe, educationally sound, hospitable, and aesthetically pleasing environment at the museum.


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In this role, the Museum Educator will teach playful, stimulating, and hands on STEAM/Health & Wellness classes to children and families at Discovery Lab in a variety of settings around the Tulsa area. The Museum Educator will teach others to be innovative, creative, critical thinkers, problem solvers, communicators, and collaborators.

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The Visitor Studies Intern, executes research, evaluation, and visitor studies to support and inform future projects for Discovery Lab.

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Discovery Lab is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, or any other basis made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws or regulations. 

Discovery Lab is a 2020 and 2021 Mosaic Inclusive Workplace