Employment Opportunities


Open Positions
Please Email Mike@AustinAquarium.com


Marine Husbandry 

  • Duties & Responsibilities
    • Assisting Director & Assistant Director with animal husbandry
    • Maintaining fresh and saltwater aquariums
    • Monitoring the health of fish, and medicating as necessary
    • Cleaning & maintaining all filtration components and equipment
    • Testing and maintaining proper water parameters
    • Preparing food portions and feeding fish, invertebrates, and coral
    • Leading Educational/Interpretive Guided Tours for Schools, Birthday party groups, and other groups

Reptile Husbandry

  • Basic knowledge of reptile care
  • Maintain cleanliness of exhibits
  • Strong work ethic
  •  Flexible hours, must be willing to work some weekends

Bird Husbandry

  • Basic knowledge of bird care
  • Maintain cleanliness of exhibits
  • Strong work ethic
  •  Flexible hours, must be willing to work some weekends


For all positions below email Rob@AustinAquarium.com

Guest Services Associate

Job Purpose

To enhance the guest experience with warm and inviting energy and enthusiasm in the admissions, gift shop, and other guest services department.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Offer specials promoted by company
  • Explain products in gift shop and assist customers with selecting merchandise
  • Assist with inventory
  • Ensure store visual merchandising and presentation standards are maintained
  • Facilitate a memorable experience for guests

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Two years’ experience in a retail environment required
  • Theme park, zoo, science center, or attraction background preferred
  • Strong mental and emotional balance and health required for fast paced high energy demands
  • Ability to communicate effectively with guests and management
  • Cheerful, positive attitude with a willingness to be a team player.

Janitorial Worker

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Maintaining cleanliness of facility at all times
  • Deep cleaning and light cleaning duties
  • Following detailed checklist of hourly, daily, weekly, and monthly duties

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Cleaning/maintenance experience required
  • Strict attention to detail
  • Takes pride in a clean environment

Sales Associate: 

  • We are seeking highly motivated, friendly, outgoing sales reps! We need you to approach our guests and up-sell them from daily admission to an annual pass holder.
  • Commission based.
  • Experience preferred.
  • What you earn is up to you!


Open daily 10 a.m.–8 p.m.

Holiday Hours

Thanksgiving 10:00-2:00
Christmas Eve 10:00-4:00
Christmas CLOSED
NYE 10:00-4:00
New Years Day 12:00-6:00

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