Marine Science Instructor

Seacamp Association Inc.

Big Pine Key, Florida

Job Type Paid Internship
Salary Details 500-1000/month
Required Experience 0 - 1 years

Immediate Openings: Starting February 12, 2023

Seacamp is hiring Marine Science Instructors! Seacamp is located in Big Pine Key, Florida, in the beautiful Florida Keys. We are currently looking to fill positions starting May 22, 2023.

Seacamp offers a beautiful environment in which to work, educating and sharing with youth and adults the marine ecosystem of the Florida Keys. Staff members enhance their career potential through comprehensive staff training programs. Working at Seacamp Association Inc. can help you:

  • Develop leadership and decision-making skills in handling creative challenges
  • Gain experiential instructional experience, while having a positive influence on youth and adults
  • Build life-long friendships working closely with a talented staff
  • Build professional references and contacts
  • Clarify career goals
  • Learn from professionals in the fields of marine science, aquatics and youth development

Staff lead interpretive programs in tropical marine science for campers/visiting schools and participate in hospitality services required to run a residential facility. Extensive training includes science seminars; American Red Cross Waterfront Lifeguarding, Oxygen Administration, First Aid, and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer; skin diving leadership and Rescue Diver (for currently certified SCUBA divers only, during our summer program); seamanship and boat handling; camp life; and teaching techniques.

Must have a college degree in the biological sciences, environmental science, education, or related field. SCUBA certifications strongly preferred. All applicants should be strong swimmers and should have a desire to work in a residential, community setting.

Benefits: Salary/Stipend, housing, meals when participants are in residence, extensive physical and academic training, various American Red Cross certifications, workers’ compensation insurance, and use of recreational equipment during time off.


Please send resume and cover letter to info@seacamp.org and an application will then be sent to you. Please contact us with any questions and if we have not responded in 10 days, please feel free to call or email regarding the application of your status.


Seacamp Association, Inc.

305 872-2331


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Category Environmental Education, Marine Biology
Tags Naturalist