Share your passion for learning and science with your community by joining our volunteer team. As an OMSI Volunteer, you’ll gain new skills and experience, meet interesting people, and enjoy a fun, family-friendly atmosphere. What does it take? Most volunteer positions require at least 4 hours per month for 3 months. Fill out an application and we’ll contact you about getting started.
Please note that our intake for 2023 is now closed. All applications received November and December 2023 will be considered for January – March 2024!
Already a Volunteer?
Unlimited admission to exhibits and attractions
Store, cafe and restaurant discounts
Free Parking onsite
Individual recognition for service
Ongoing training and support in a rewarding atmosphere
Insider experience to OMSI’s programs and events
Family Membership upon completion of 50 hours
Lifelong learning experience
From special events to science demos, volunteers have a variety of opportunities to support learning experiences with OMSI!
Guest Services Greeter
Great for daytime people persons! Ages 14+
Special Event Greeter
Great for evening people persons! Ages 21+
Escort guests to their seats under the stars! Ages 14+
Gather guests together to tour the USS Blueback! Ages 18+
Featured Exhibit Docent
Help guests explore our traveling exhibits! Ages 14+
Early Childhood Education Play Champion
Inspire young families to learn through play! Ages 14+
Chemistry Lab Solution Specialist
Experiment with guests in our wet chemistry lab! Ages +14
Physics Phenomena Facilitator
Spark curiosity with electrifying experiments! Ages 14+
Teen Tech Center Facilitator
Connect with teens in a creative maker space! Ages 14+
Submarine Tour Guide
Guide and lead Guests through the USS Blueback! Ages 18+ only
Meet, welcome and lead in school groups! Ages 18+ only