KINGS LANDING CORPORATION
PRINCE WILLIAM, NB
Kings Landing Corporation is seeking an individual to join the Visitor Experience team as an Exhibit Interpreter. The work term is from June 8th to October 14th, 2019 with a training term of up to 2 weeks starting on May 29, 2019.
Reporting to the Exhibit Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible to augment the guest experience by providing an engaging and positive experience to visitors. They will provide interpretive services to Kings Landing's visitors through exhibit interpretation, interactive guided tours, curatorial talks, hands-on demonstrations and one-on-one interactions with visitors through third-person delivery.
The role requires an individual that is excellent at communicating with guests, that possesses excellent time management skills and that is efficient at working in a team. The Exhibit Interpreter has a passion for history and public presentation.
- Completion of grade 10;
- Minimum of three (3) years of work experience in working with the public.
An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered.
Written and spoken competence in English and French is required. Please state your language capability.
Applicants must clearly demonstrate the essential qualifications to be given further consideration. Please ensure that preferred language for assessment is identified on your resume.
ASSET QUALIFICATIONS: Preference may be given to candidates that possess:
- Graduated from or coursework in a post-secondary history program, preferably in archaeology, anthropology or museology;
- Previous employment at a history museum or similar public institution performing similar tasks.
Subject to the response to this competition, candidates may be required to demonstrate on their application one or more of the asset qualifications in addition to the essential qualifications in order to be given further consideration.
The following operational requirements are also required:
- Working on weekends and holidays;
- Wearing the assigned costume(s).
BEHAVIOURAL COMPETENCIES: The successful candidate will possess the following behavioural competencies:
- Client Service Orientation
- Commitment to Learning
- Effective Interactive Communication
- Information Seeking
TECHNICAL COMPETENCIES: The successful candidate will possess the following technical competencies:
- Presentation Skills
- Planning and organizational skills
Resumes should be in chronological order specifying education and employment in months and years including part-time and full-time employment. This competition may be used to fill future vacancies at the same level.
SALARY: $15.52 per hour
We encourage applicants to apply by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail at the following address by April 19, 2019.
Kings Landing Corporation
c/o Site Interpreter Application
Attention: Ruth Murgatroyd
5804 Route 102,
Prince William, NB E6K 2A5
We thank all those who apply however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.
We promote a scent-free environment.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.