BROCKVILLE – The Brockville Museum seeks a Weekend Museum Assistant (student)to greet visitors, perform sales transactions, carry-out light housekeeping and administrative duties, and other tasks as required at the Museum at 5 Henry St. The Weekend Museum Assistant will be an ambassador for the City of Brockville and will be responsible for assisting visitors and answering tourism-related questions. The position runs from Victoria Day Weekend to Labour Day, at an hourly rate of $11.25. Hours are Saturday 10am – 5pm, Sunday 1pm – 5pm and holidays 10am – 5pm. It is expected that the student hired will work rotating weekends throughout the summer.
This is a student position. The ideal candidate will have superior customer service skills and be a proven team player. He or she should posess a genuine interest in Brockville history and a willingness to learn. He or she must be reliable, self-motivated and able to work with limited supervision. Conversational French skills will be considered an asset. The ideal candidate will have strong communication skills and have experience working with people of all ages. Experience and competance performing sales transactions/handing money is also important.
The information submitted is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act and is protected under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. The municipality is an equal opportunity employer following the rules and regulations set out by the Human Rights Code and the Integrated Accessibility Standard Regulation. For applicants with a disability, accomodations are available in the recruitment process should you be selected to participate.
Please submit a cover letter and resume to the City of Brockville Human Resources Department by Tuesday, May 17th at 4pm. Please note that resumes will NOT be accepted at the museum, either in person or by e-mail. Please direct applications to:
Human Resources Department
City Hall, P.O. Box 5000
1 King Street West
Brockville, Ontario, K6V 7A5
The City wishes to thank all applicants and advises that only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.