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At this time, The Florida Aquarium is temporarily postponing recruiting practices; however, we will continue to accept applications for the positions listed in our career center and will resume hiring practices as soon as possible.   Please bear with us as our recruiting practices continue to change and evolve.

While we recognize The Florida Aquarium serves as a pillar of the community and provides an enriching environment and emotional and mental reprieve from challenging times, we are putting the health and well-being of our greater community and staff first by adhering to the scientific community's recommendation to limit large social gatherings at this time in an effort to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

We invite you to explore the exciting and rewarding career opportunities currently available at The Florida Aquarium!

The Florida Aquarium is a not for profit, environmental conservation and education-based organization focused on the betterment of our community, our oceans and the natural environment. We are an Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) accredited facility and proudly welcome more than 800,000 visitors a year, including over 100,000 school children. 

The Florida Aquarium is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.

The Florida Aquarium participates in E-Verify, please view the Notice of E-Verify Participation and the Notice of Right to Work.

If you are interested in applying for one of our positions, please visit our Career Center below or apply in person at 701 Channelside Drive Tampa, Florida 33602.

We are only accepting applications for the current posted positions below. Applications are kept on file for six months.

The Florida Aquarium Main Campus (Downtown Tampa)

Please visit our Career Center to apply to openings.

The Florida Aquarium's Cownose Cove at Manatee Viewing Center (Apollo Beach)

No current vacancies at this time.

The Florida Aquarium Apollo Beach

No current vacancies at this time.