Careers Section

Interested in helping to advance the vision of the Ontario Science Centre – “inspiring a lifelong journey of curiosity, discovery and action to create a better future for the planet.”?

The Ontario Science Centre is a world-renowned cultural and educational institution that attracts a million visitors per year and a further four million visitors online with an interactive approach that is the model for science centres around the world.  It is the public centre for innovative thinking and provocative dialogue in science and technology. 

Operating seven days a week, 360 days a year, the Centre delights, informs and challenges the communities it serves by enriching people’s lives and understanding through engagement with science of local, national, and global relevance. 

We take great pride in our diverse and passionate staff and their ability to live the Centre’s core values:

Accountability– to all stakeholders including the people of Ontario

Collaboration – both inside the Centre among our staff and beyond our walls with stakeholders and visitors

Creativity – in addressing our purpose, our challenges and opportunities

Customers First – customers are at the heart of all we do

Inclusivity – to draw from diverse communities of interests and expertise

Integrity – in our commitment to scientific relevance and accuracy and responsible stewardship of the Centre

Passion – through personal and professional commitment to our purpose

Risk Takingin our continual exploration of new tools and processes to fulfill our purpose


Why Join Us?

We welcome new ideas and new people, encourage learning and development, and reward achievement. We offer challenging work and competitive pay and benefits.

The OSC is a dynamic and stimulating place to work.  With new exhibits and displays being introduced regularly there are many opportunities to contribute, learn and grow. 

The Ontario Science Centre, part of the Ontario Public Service, offers:

  • a defined benefit pension plan
  • maternity and parental leave top-up benefits that includes adoptive parents
  • comprehensive health plan
  • life and disability insurance
  • a progressive work environment that promotes a work/life balance
  • flexible learning and development opportunities including online training and mentorship programs
  • opportunities for career advancement and specialization through a wide range of career fields

Do you want to work in an organization filled with smart, fun-loving people? The Ontario Science Centre may be just the place for you!

Career Opportunities




The Ontario Public Service is an inclusive employer.
Accommodation is available under the Ontario Human Rights Code.