The California Science Center welcomes enthusiastic individuals of all backgrounds and abilities. No aspect of our volunteer program is influenced by race, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age, or any other basis prohibited by law, but rather by commitment, dependability, and a desire to be of service. Volunteer positions require a 6 month to 1 year commitment.


Contact Information

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We also request a birth date to verify that the applicant is at least 16 years old.


6 Month to 1 Year Minimum Service Commitment

Are you volunteering for class or community credit? If so, the California Science Center requires you to volunteer a minimum of 6 months before we can certify your service hours.


How Did You Hear About The Volunteer Program?

You may optionally provide the following information. It is used only to help us get a better idea of the demographic make-up of our volunteers.


Availability

Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer.


References

Please list names and phone numbers of two references other than immediate family members (for example: employer, minister, teacher, etc.).


Relatives

Please indicate names, phone numbers and relationship of any CALIFORNIA SCIENCE CENTER volunteers or employees with whom you are acquainted


Interests, Skills and Language

Do you have any special skills, interests or speak another language?


Agreement and Certification

As a volunteer, I agree to hold as absolutely confidential all privileged, and or sensitive information which I may obtain directly, or indirectly concerning the California Science Center and California Science Center Foundation, its guests and staff (including employees and volunteers). I agree that my services are donated to the California Science Center and California Science Center Foundation without contemplation of compensation, or future employment. I agree to grant permission to the California Science Center and California Science Center Foundation, its constituents and affiliates, to use my name/ and (or dependents), voice, statements, photographs, and other reproductions and likeness for promotional purposes (e.g. press releases, media interviews, audio/visual and printed materials). I further agree to comply with the policies and procedures, as well as the approved safety practices, in all areas of the California Science Center and California Science Center Foundation. I understand that my volunteer status may be terminated at will at any time and for any reason including, but not limited to, for example, failure to comply with the policies and procedures of the California Science Center and California Science Center Foundation including those of the volunteer department such as, absences without notification, reasons of unsatisfactory attitude, work, or appearance, and or for any other circumstances which in the judgment of the California Science Center and California Science Center Foundation would make my continued service as a volunteer contrary to their best interests.

I certify that the answers given by me to the foregoing questions and statements are true, correct, and without omissions. I authorize the California Science Center and California Science Center Foundation to investigate and/or verify the foregoing information, and any other information that might assist them in determining my qualifications for volunteering. I also hereby release the California Science Center and California Science Center Foundation, and my former employers, and all others from
liability from damage which may result from such investigation.