Join the Team!

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Want to join a dynamic team? Work together with us to reach for the stars?

Check out the following open positions; if any are of interest to you, please submit a cover letter and resume to or mail to: 

Human Resources
McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center
2 Institute Drive
Concord, NH  03301

Please note: all positions, whether paid or volunteer, require background checks.


Volunteers are crucial to the success of the Discovery Center! Through the efforts of our extraordinary volunteers, the Discovery Center is able to provide quality programs and events that benefit our many visitors.

How Can You Help?

The volunteers of the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center give their time and talents to support the following activities:

Education Team School Group Educator: If you are interested in air and space and also like working with children, then this is the position for you! Run demonstration and discovery experiences to the many school groups who visit the center each day.
Exhibit Docent: On days when we are open to the public you can interact with visitors by leading demonstrations and explaining exhibits.

Visitor Services Team
Office Assistance
Events Set-Up and Break-Down

Exhibit Maintenance and Repairs
Daytime Cleaning:
Our exhibits are used daily and regular cleaning is imperative to keeping them looking and operating at their best!
Landscaping and Gardening:
The Discovery Center has garden beds that always need attention. If you are interested in gardening and would like to help the Discovery Center look its best, then this is the perfect volunteer opportunity for you!

Perks to Being a Volunteer Volunteer who work more than 40 hours quarterly will be given an Individual membership to the Discovery Center! Volunteers who work more than 60 hours quarterly will be given a 2-Person Membership to the Discovery Center!

Please contact Sarah Nappo at for more information.