This position is funded by the Service Canada Summer Jobs Program
The SS Sicamous Heritage Park is seeking an organised and hard-working student between the ages of 15 and 30 to fill the position of Restoration Assistant this summer. You will be responsible for various restoration and maintenance activities in and around the Heritage Park, as well as greeting members of the public and working in the gift shop.
The ideal candidate possesses excellent verbal communication skills, and an outstanding work ethic. The candidate must have been registered as a full-time student in the 2013/2014 academic year, and intend to return to school on a full time basis in 2014/2015.
Employee Status: Temporary full time (Jun 23rd to September 1st ).
Duties and responsibilities:
Undertaking restoration work, under the guidance of professionals and volunteers.
Working Outdoors in the Heritage Park
Talking with visitors, and sharing the history of the heritage park.
Conducting visitor surveys
Working on the front desk, and in the gift shop.
Assisting with special events
The candidate must have been registered as a full-time student in the 2013/2014 academic year, and intend to return to school on a full time basis in 2014/2015.
Demonstrate an interest in Canadian history
An ability to work well with members of the public
Hard working, and happy to work out doors.
Experience with cleaning and housekeeping responsibilities.
Preferred (but not essential)
Class 5 driver’s license
A second language
Experience with Microsoft Excel (including the use of formulas).
Serving It Right
Food Safe Level 1
Please email, mail or deliver a cover letter and resume to the attention of Jessie Dunlop
The address for the ship is:
1099 Lakeshore Drive West