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KINGS LANDING CORPORATION

Site INTERPRETER
(Artisan II)

casual position

Open Competition

PRINCE WILLIAM, NB

Kings Landing Corporation is seeking an individual to join the Visitor Experience team as a Site Interpreter.  The work term is from June 8th to October 14th, 2019 with a training term of up to 2 weeks starting on May 29th.

Reporting to the Household Supervisor(s), 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 the daily interpretation in the Village and for performing tasks related to their character's family story and workstation.  They will also contribute to 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 staff and guests, and that possesses excellent time management skills.  It also requires the ability to effectively coordinate multiple tasks while communicating story objectives to visitors of all ages.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Completion of grade 10;
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience working with the public.

An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered.

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 living history museum or similar public institution performing similar tasks;
  • 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 behavioral 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:   $15.52 per hour

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 Application
Attention: Pam Gilbert
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=17524&lang=E