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KINGS LANDING CORPORATION

Site INTERPRETER
(STUDENT position)

Open Competition

PRINCE WILLIAM, NB

Kings Landing Corporation is seeking an individual to join the Visitor Experience team as a Student Site Interpreter.  The work term is from June 8th to September 2nd, 2019 with a training term to be held between May 29th and June 6th, 2019.

Reporting to one of the Household Supervisor(s), Trades Supervisor or Agricultural Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible to augment the guest experience by providing an engaging and positive experience to visitors. They will be responsible for assisting in the daily interpretation in the Village and for performing tasks related to their character's family story and workstation. They will also support the overall interpretation through participation in vignettes and various programmed activities throughout the Village.

The position requires an individual that is able to interpret a role in the first person, can communicate effectively with coworkers and guests, and that possesses the ability to carefully follow direction. It also requires the ability to complete scheduled tasks while communicating story objectives to visitors of all ages.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Currently a high school or postsecondary student;
  • Must be eligible for the Young Canada Works program.

Written and spoken competence in English 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:

  • Previous employment at a history museum or similar public institution performing similar tasks;
  • Previous theatre related experience;
  • 19th century musical abilities or farming experience.

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;
  • Wearing the assigned costume.

BEHAVIOURAL COMPETENCIES:  The successful candidate will possess the following behavioural competencies:

  • Client Service Orientation
  • Commitment to Learning
  • Effective Interactive Communication
  • Information Seeking
  • Self-Confidence

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:   $11.50 to $13.87 per hour (based on qualifications)

We encourage applicants to apply by email to applications.klc@gnb.ca or by mail at the following address by April 19, 2019.

Kings Landing Corporation
c/o Site Interpreter Student Application
Attention: Ruth Murgatroyd
5804 Route 102,
Prince William, NB E6K 2A5
(506) 363-4999

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


https://www.ere.gnb.ca/competition.aspx?compno=17523&lang=E