MarineQuest Employment

Working with MarineQuest is...

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

Application OPEN for Summer 2022 seasonal positions.

MarineQuest summer staff positions are highly competitive so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

UNCW MarineQuest invites you to become part of one of the most unique marine and environmental education summer programs in the country. We have over 40 years of service offering offering serious science, fun-filled, academic week-long programs for ages 4-17 and multi-week programs for ages 15-17 in Coastal North Carolina. MarineQuest seeks qualified candidates to fill day instructor, support staff, evening and weekend instructor, RA, and Night Director positions. 

Please click on each employment position type below to learn more. 

MarineQuest Positions

Due to the ever-changing information and guidelines related to the COVID-19 pandemic, we cannot ensure all positions will be available for summer 2022.

Each program has specific needs corresponding to the ages of the students and the curriculum of the program. Please look over each positions' job description and identify which age, program, and position best compliments your knowledge and experience.

Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled BUT our MarineQuest staff positions are highly competitive and fill rapidly, 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. 

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