About Ross Farm Museum: Ross Farm Museum, located in the scenic village of New Ross,
Nova Scotia, is a living history museum that offers visitors a unique opportunity to step back in time and experience life on a working farm in the 19th century. Our dedicated team is committed to preserving and sharing the rich agricultural heritage of Nova Scotia. We are currently seeking a passionate and talented individual to join us on this journey as a Cooper/Woodworker.
Position Overview: As a Cooper at Ross Farm Museum, you will have the opportunity to learn and practice the traditional craft of coopering, and heritage woodworking, while contributing to the educational and immersive experience we provide to our visitors. The cooper's role is integral to our mission of preserving and sharing the history of coopering and its significance in 19th-century farming communities.
How to Apply: Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and a cover letter outlining their qualifications (or equivalent experience) and passion for coopering, woodworking and living history. Please send your application (by email as a PDF) to Richard Donald, Interim Executive Director, Ross Farm Museum (firstname.lastname@example.org) by 5:00PM (AST), September 29, 2023.
Ross Farm Museum is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences. As part of the selection process, short-listed candidates will be invited to the Farm for a day to demonstrate their abilities and skills.
Join us in preserving the past and educating the future at Ross Farm Museum. Be a part of an immersive historical experience that brings the 19th century to life for visitors of all ages. Start your journey with us today!
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