Seasonal Position

Position Responsibilities:

  • Museum, barn, and grounds tours (usually in 1850’s costume)
  • Front desk reception (phones, greeting visitors, tour admissions, tourism questions)
  • Visitor and volunteer services
  • Membership sales and fundraising
  • Gift shop sales and finances
  • Public relations and general tourism inquiries
  • Exhibit research and development
  • Event support including food booth
  • Children’s programs
  • Office administration
  • Collections care and records administration
  • Site maintenance (eg. Painting)
  • General and park maintenance (bathrooms, cleaning, garbage, lawn care, gardening)
  • Historical research
  • Social media and weekly blog posts (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, Instagram)
  • Plus other duties as assigned by the Cultural Manager

Additional Info:

  • All positions pay $14.25 per hour and will include working weekends, holidays, and on rare evenings
  • **All summer positions are pending funding approval from Young Canada Works, Summer Experience Program, Canada Summer Jobs, and Summer Experience Program.**

Time Frame:

Shifts are normally 9am-5pm, but may change due to special museum events

Training & Supervision:

  • All employees must attend a museum training workshop in June (date and place to be decided)
  • Further training and orientation will be provided at Backus-Page House Museum on your first day of work and throughout the summer work term
  • There may be an opportunity to extend the work term to the fall

    Thank you for your interest in working for the Tyrconnell Heritage Society! Please fill out this form and attach your resume - PDF files are preferred.

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