Marine Science Summer Camp Employment Opportunities – UNC Wilmington MarineQuest

Contact Marinequest

(910) 962-2640


Summer Employment

To Apply:
Please visit the online application, and click on the position(s) you are applying for.

Need Summer housing?

Staff members interested in on-campus summer housing may contact Erin Moran for more details.

marinequest staff with student holding up fish on pole


UNCW MarineQuest summer camp instructor on the beach with children




Working for MarineQuest is...

"More than just another day at the beach..."

MarineQuest Day Instructor Summer Positions

Below you will find a list of our day staff positions. Each program has specific needs corresponding to the ages of the students and the content of the program. Please click on the program name for more details. Please look over these job descriptions and identify which age/program/position best compliments your experience.

Although information about each position is located on this web page you must visit the UNCW Human Resources online application to apply.

2016 Summer Day Staff Employment Opportunities

2016 Sea Squirt Instructors

2016 Coast Trek Instructors

2016 Sea Safari Instructors

2016 Shore Shots Instructor, Photographer/Videographer, Editing Staff

2016 Coastal Cruisers Instructors

2016 Ocean Lab Instructors

2016 O.C.E.A.N.S. Instructors

2016 Kayak Instructor

2016 Dive Programs Instructors


2016 Oceans-17 Instructors

Applications received between February and May 2016 will be kept on file to be considered until all remaining positions are filled. MarineQuest staff positions are highly competitive so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

To Apply: visit the online application, and click on the position(s) you are applying for.

Special Terms of Employment Notice:

Under each program position section "Terms of Employment" we provide the general date ranges of work available to staff for each position; however during the weeks of July 4th and August 8th MarineQuest will be offering reduced programming and may require staff to work a different program than they are usually assigned to. Some positions will not work at all during one or both of these two "reduced" weeks. More information will be provided during interviews.

Amanda loved her counselors, her group and the entire program. [She] said she would like to be a camp counselor one day at MarineQuest and work with the children. -Nicki McCarl, parent


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