Whitaker Center
Central PA’s Nonprofit Center for the Arts


Thank you for your interest in being a part of the Whitaker Center team!

Located on Market Street in downtown Harrisburg, Whitaker Center is Central PA’s premier destination for entertainment and education. From hands-on science in our Harsco Science Center, to a premium large format movie experience in Select Medical Digital Cinema, to live performances inside Sunoco Performance Theater there’s always something exciting going on at Whitaker Center! Join our team and help us further our mission of serving our community through education, entertainment and art.

If you have a passion for delivering excellent guest service and love the idea of working to fulfill a mission with a dedicated group of individuals, then we encourage you to apply. Whitaker Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Early Childhood Educator

The Early Childhood Educator is a full time, hourly position who develops, delivers and evaluates educational programming including Little Learners, STEM Exploration Days, Whitaker on Wheels, Birthday parties, Summer Camps, and other workshops offered by the Education Department.  This position also assists guests in having a safe, fun and educational experience by presenting educational demonstrations and programs.  The Early Childhood Educator creates and implements outreach programming for the preschool demographic, as well as develops relationships with educational partners to offer programming during and after the school day.  If you are interested in this position, please email your resume to hr@whitakercenter.org.


Our employees enjoy these perks:

  • A complimentary Family membership to Whitaker Center
  • 15% discount at Whitaker Center sponsored events
  • Banking partnership with Pennsylvania State Employees Credit Union and Members First Credit Union
  • Downtown parking options

 Full-time employees are eligible to participate in the following benefits:

  • Generous Vacation and Personal Time Off
  • PPO Health Care Plan, Dental, Vision and Prescription
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability
  • 401K Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Opportunity to purchase supplemental policies through AFLAC

We’re always looking for volunteers to serve as ushers and interactors at Whitaker Center. We offer great perks and flexible shifts!

Looking for an internship? We have several internship positions available in over a dozen departments.

Open Positions


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