Visitor Services Interpreter

  • Volet de programme : Jeunesse Canada au travail dans les établissements du patrimoine
  • Titre de l'emploi : Visitor Services Interpreter
  • Nom de l’organisme : Alberta Aviation Museum
  • Lieu de l’emploi : Edmonton, Alberta
  • Durée de l'emploi : 2017-05-12 à 2017-08-03 (12 semaines)
  • Salaire horaire : 14,00 $

Make History take flight this Summer!

Did you know Edmonton had the first air field in Canada? Ever wondered why we're called "The Gateway to the North"? The Alberta Aviation Museum has been engaging visitors with Edmonton's rich aviation history since 1980. Our museum features newly revitalized exhibits that we call "story islands", aircraft restorations, archives, a library, and our newest addition: you.

Visitor Services Interpreters engage visitors by sharing the museum's stories through activities, demonstrations, guided tours, Summer day camps, and other public programs. Interpreters also provide support on the gallery floor and orientation to the museum, its collections, and its programs. Hone your interpretive skills this Summer while developing new programs with our amazing team.


Qualifications:

-Must enjoy interacting with the public, meeting new people, and partnering with volunteers.

-Post-secondary training in Museum Studies, History, Education, or a related field.

-Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

-Excellent organizational and time management skills.

-Proficiency with computers, particularly with G Suite (Google Apps).

-Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment and independently.

-Current Standard First Aid, CPR and AED Level C certification.

-General knowledge and interest in aviation and local history an asset.

-Customer service experience in retail, hospitality, or heritage industries an asset.

-Fluency in a second language an asset.


To apply, email your resume and cover letter to info@albertaaviationmuseum.com (Attn: Visitor Services Coordinator) or drop by in-person at 11410 Kingsway NW, Edmonton, AB.

Application deadline: April 21, 2017.


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