Lucy the monster


Job Opportunities

We are currently hiring Interactive Floor Specialists.

Full Job Description:

  • Bring positive energy to the floor; ensure that kids/visitors are having an amazing time
  • Respectfully, joyfully, and whole-heartedly engage in visitors’ journey throughout the museum
  • Observe, interact and engage with visitors
  • Clean up and put away exhibit elements when children are not actively interacting with an exhibit
  • Sell admission, membership and gift shop items
  • Stock fliers, brochures and gift shop items
  • Restock art and workshop supplies as needed
  • Provide caution regarding any broken or damaged exhibit elements; repair as needed and practicable
  • Disinfect and sanitize all exhibit areas as needed and at closing
  • Provide tours to community leaders and groups interested in group events or birthday parties (as needed) 
  • Respond to and resolve situations that may arise, including but not limited to parent complaints, emergencies, accidents, etc...
  • Coordinate with colleagues to ensure that the museum is clean and safe
  • Perform other duties and be involved in projects that contribute to the achievement of the museum’s objectives

Please email resume to


Internship Opportunities

The Akron Children's Museum is a great and fun place to internship. We are currently looking for interns for the following areas: 

- Help develop STEAM programs
- Be a program instructor
- Assist with field trips and mobile museum

If interested, please email Margaret Keller at education [at]