Job Posting

Heritage interpreter (Exhibit Interpreter (Part Time))

Halifax (NS)

Salary:

Hourly: min. $10.5 for 15.0 hours per week

Job Number:

7499444

Anticipated Start Date:

As soon as possible

Source:

 Job Bank

Terms of Employment:

Permanent   Part-Time

Number of positions:

2

Employment Conditions

Weekend,Day,Evening

Employer Details

Employer:

Discovery Centre

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Completion of high school; Some university

.

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Not applicable; Not required

.

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

.

Establishment / Work Setting Experience

National museum; Children's museum; Cultural centre; Nature museum; Science and technology museum; Interpretive centre

.

Area of Technical Specialization

Interpretation/guiding

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Specific Curatorial Assisting Skills

Conduct research for curators; Maintain exhibits data base

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Specific Interpretation / Guiding Skills

Prepare program content; Deliver and evaluate programs; Handle complaints

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Additional Skills

Prepare reports; Operate audio-visual equipment; Operate computer systems

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Security and Safety

Criminal record check; Driver's validity licence check

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Work Conditions and Physical Capabilites

Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Hand-eye co-ordination; Combination of sitting, standing, walking

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Work Site Environment

Non-smoking; Air conditioned

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Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

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Work Location Information

Urban area

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Essential Skills

Reading text; Document use; Numeracy; Writing; Communication; Working with others; Problem solving; Decision making; Critical thinking; Job task planning and organizing; Significant use of memory; Finding information; Computer use; Continuous learning

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How to Apply

Date Posted:

2014-07-02

Advertised until:

2014-07-30