Job Opportunity: Planetarium Operator in Alto Adige-Südtirol, Italy

The Planetarium Alto Adige-Südtirol, located in Eggental, northeast from Bolzano, Italy, is recruiting for a planetarium operator to deliver high-level experiences for a variety of audience.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties

The candidate should:

  • have a broad knowledge of astronomical topics to ensure that the planetarium shows content is up-to-date;
  • deliver planetarium shows and other astronomical activities for teacher, public and groups of all ages;
  • engage visitors and communicate astronomical concepts accurately;
  • carry out projects, tasks and programs such as occasional weekend or evening special events;
  • be comfortable with public speaking.


  • Minimum Requirements: German native speaker, Italian speaking, master degree in astronomy, astrophysics or natural sciences.
  • Preferred: Ability to troubleshoot technical problems and to learn propetary software Digistar 5

Other information

To learn more please visit Planetarium Alto Adige-Südtirol official website or get in touch with us by email at

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