Printed on: April 21, 2024

Historical Interpreter

Employer Cranbrook History Centre
Salary $ 17.40/hr
Terms Seasonal F/T
Start Date May 14, 2024
Requirements Qualifications
• Must be registered with Young Canada Works at
• Must be a full-time student, between the ages 16-30, who is returning to their studies in the fall.
• May not have another full-time job (over 30 hours per week)
• Eligible to work in Canada.

Knowledge and Certifications
• Prefer a background in History, English, Museum Studies, Tourism, Indigenous Studies, Education or related field.
• An understanding of Indigenous relations in this region; additionally, familiarity with the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and the relevant

Duties Position Duties and Responsibilities
• Deliver informative and engaging interpretive guided tours of the historic railcars and museum to visitors.
• Share with visitors the museum’s significance, identity, and mandate.
• Greet tour groups, introduce the museum, and deliver museum rules to visitors.
• Adapt tours and programs to the needs of various age groups and/or nationalities.
• Help develop and lead delivery of one of the museum’s summer special projects (to be decided once the work term begins)
• Contribute to ongoing evaluations of interpretive railcar tours and other summer programs.

To Apply Please use the contact information as directed in the listing.
Résumé Via Email
Contact Name
Address 57 Van Horne St. S, P.O. Box 400
Location Cranbrook
Phone (250) 489-3918
Date Posted 2024-04-02
Date Ending 2024-04-30