Exhibit Designer Opening

December 1, 2010

Exhibit Designer

This position participates actively in a team environment, planning and implementing the aquarium's interpretive program through the medium of aquarium exhibits. The Exhibit Designer participates in the development of permanent and temporary interpretive exhibits; generates exhibit concepts, proposals and elements; leads the selection of media and means of presentation that best express the interpretive framework and storyline. Designs exhibit areas, components, interactives, audio and video, systems, traffic flow, ergonomics and integrates life support, tank design, electrical, plumbing, HVAC and fire safety. Produces complete fabrication documentation for complex exhibit projects; participates in cost estimating and value engineering. Coordinates production and repair of exhibit elements with the Production Manager. This position requires advanced knowledge and skills in exhibit design, graphic design, components, interactives, fabrication, construction and integration of life support, tank design, electrical, plumbing, HVAC and fire safety. A proven ability to conceptualize and develop exhibit areas, components and systems is required. This position requires a keen ability to organize work and meet project deadlines in the concept, development, design and documentation phases of the project.
(go to the bottom of the front page and look for the word "Jobs" www.montereybayaquarium.org).