Job Title: Website and Networking Assistant (Code NS)
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
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 society: www.westhantshistoricalsociety.ca.
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. Knowledge of computers is necessary especially with Microsoft Office. The candidate should enjoy working with people (especially seniors and children), be a flexible and organized worker; have a good vocabulary, and be a comfortable public speaker. Basic to intermediate French (written and verbal) and a knowledge of the history of Hants County would be an asset.
Requirements: The student must be enrolled full-time in an accredited post-secondary institution in the Fall of 2017 and be a permanent resident of Nova Scotia or reside in the province for at least six months prior to this work term. Proof of eligibility will be required in the form of a copy of your acceptance letter and/or copy of transcript(s).
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 Province of Nova Scotia summer student grant program.