Term: 30 April 2018 through September 3, 2018, plus September 9, 2018
Hours of Work: 35 hours/week. Standard shift is 9:30am – 5:15pm (may vary based on site need). Part time hours may be negotiated. UCHV is opened 7 days a week – weekend shifts are required
Wage: $15.00 – 15.50/hour
Description: As part of a dynamic team, you will be responsible for providing exceptional visitor experiences, which are both enlightening and enriching, on the front-lines of this unique living history open-air museum. Wearing a historical costume, you will deliver interpretive and education programs to the public and school groups and contribute to the authentic presentation of the UCHV. You will use your dramatic flair and excellent communication skills to engage visitors with the history, cultural beliefs and traditions of Ukrainian settlement in east central Alberta to 1930. Your interpretation and program delivery will ensure visitors’ experiences at the site are both educational and entertaining.
Responsibilities: Depending on your specific role, you will:
Qualifications & Assets:
Notes: A security clearance is a condition of employment. Successful candidates will be required to obtain a Security Clearance (Vulnerable Persons) from the police. Candidates must provide written documentation verifying that they are in compliance with legal requirements to work in jobs outside of post- secondary institutions in Canada at the time of their application for employment. All references will be reviewed.
Application Deadline: 2 April, 2018 – however interviews and job offers will begin on 1 March 2018.
How to apply:
Quoting Seasonal Role Player & Historic Interpreter /Tour Guide in the subject line, please send your resume, references and cover letter to:
Chrystia Chomiak, Executive Director
Friends of the Ukrainian Village Society
c/o 8820 - 112 Street, Edmonton, AB T6G 2P8
Interpretation Canada c/o Kerry Wood Nature Centre 6300 45th Ave Red Deer, AB, Canada T4N 3M4