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SEACAMP San Diego is currently hiring for our Marine Science Instructor position. We are looking for full-time employees that are able to commit to a position beginning June 14, 2021 through August 21, 2021 with the possibility to extend into our Fall 2021 season depending on bookings. Please read through qualification and requirement before submitting.

Job duties for Marine Science Instructors at SEACAMP San Diego include (but are not limited to):

  • All lab and field marine science instruction for students primarily grades 5 through 12
  • All supervision of students, including in-water supervision
  • Transportation of students in 15-passenger vans
  • General facility cleaning and maintenance
  • Basic computer and digital camera use
  • Working as part of a team to provide a positive and educational experience to a wide variety of students


  • Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Marine Biology or a related field
    • Summer employment only, partial completion of Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Marine Biology or related field will be considered
  • Strong understanding of basic marine biology principles
  • Excellent water skills, including snorkeling
  • Current Accredited Lifeguard or the Ability to complete lifeguard course prior to training (previous lifeguard experience a plus) including the ability to pass a swim test consisting of a 500m swim in under 10 minutes (Without formal swim training, this can be difficult. Before applying, please practice swim to ensure requirement is attainable)
  • Desire to work with grade school students
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • CA class C license or ability to acquire class C license
  • Ability to perform demanding work including supervising, teaching, and lifeguarding students in and out of the water
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Ability to pass Department of Justice and FBI background check
  • Teaching, snorkeling and diving experience a plus
  • Knowledge of local marine life a plus
  • Willing and able to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by start of summer camp programs

Feel free to contact us at (800) SEACAMP or seacamp@seacamp.com

Starting pay $115.00 / day, experience dependent.

Please e-mail the following to Amy Bergen Zerofski at bergen@seacamp.com:

SEACAMP San Diego is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of age, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, martial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality or sex.