Job Title: Canada 150 Outreach Assistant (Code CSJ)
Location: Windsor, NS
Wage: $10.90 per hour at 35 Hours per week Tuesday to Saturday 9 am to 5 pm
Tentative Start Date: May 30, 2017 Tentative End Date: September 2, 2017
Deadline to apply is May 5, 2017.
How to Apply:
Please email a cover letter along with a resume to email@example.com or write to the West Hants Historical Society, P.O. Box 2335, 281 King Street, Windsor, NS B0N 2T0 or visit in person on Wednesdays from 10 am to 3 pm.
For more information please call 902-798-4706.
Canada 150 Outreach Assistant tasks:
The West Hants Historical Society is a community-based museum that displays the cultural history of one of Nova Scotia's oldest communities. The society seeks to preserve, present and promote the rich history of Hants County in relation to the larger history of the Province of Nova Scotia and the nation of Canada. The museum has over 1,000 artifacts and approximately 1,500 photos with displays of household, industrial and shipping technologies of a by gone era. The museum also provides genealogical research. Please visit our website for more information on our museum.
The ideal candidate will be a dynamic, outgoing individual with an interest in local history, possess exceptional interpersonal and customer service skills, and have a professional and positive work attitude. Strong organization and communications skills and the ability to work independently are essential. Must be fluent in English with basic to intermediate French (written and verbal). Training will be provided for the Passage Program, but basic knowledge of computers is necessary especially with Microsoft Office. The candidate must enjoy working with people, especially seniors and children. Knowledge of the history of Hants County would be an asset.
Requirements: The candidate must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident who is between the ages of 15 and 30 years old, does not have another job which is over 30 hours per week, and must be a full time academic student in the semester preceding this job and intend to return to school full time in the academic semester following the job.
The West Hants Historical Society is an equal opportunity employer and as such persons with disabilities, visible minorities, and Aboriginal peoples, and persons of all genders are encouraged to apply
Please note: Position is pending approval of Canada Summer Jobs grant program.