• Dive Officer

  • Posted: 12/25/2022

    Take your career to new depths and put your skills to work in a one-of-a-kind setting by becoming a part of the premiere aquarium show casing the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea. The Texas State Aquarium provides high quality, entertaining programming through education, conservation, and wildlife rehabilitation. We strive to provide our guests with an exciting, educational, and memorable experience.

    The Dive Officer will plan and direct all dive operations for the Texas State Aquarium. The Dive Officer will also assist with the training of aquarium staff in CPR, first aid, oxygen administration, AED operation, and dive specific emergency drills, and act as backup instructor for TSA staff certification classes. 

    A Bachelor’s degree in biology or related field from a four-year?college or university is required for consideration with a minimum of three years of professional experience working in aquariums and two years of experience as a supervisor in an aquarium/zoological institution. An equivalent combination of education or experience may also meet the required qualifications.

    This position offers an attractive benefits/vacation package including health, dental, vision, disability, life insurance, and 403(b) retirement plan with a 100% match of the first 5% contributed.