City of Grande Prairie Summer Heritage Technician Full Time in Grande Prairie, AB

City of Grande Prairie

Branch Grande Prairie AB CA

Summer Heritage Technician
Grande Prairie, AB

Grande Prairie Museum and related sites. Assist with care and proper handling of artefacts. The Heritage Technician assists with the construction of new…

Temporary Summer Employment Opportunity

The Heritage Technician assists with the construction of new exhibits, restoration of heritage buildings and projects, and general maintenance, care and cleaing of our facilites.

Typical Duties include:

Grande Prairie Museum and Heritage Village

  • Care, cleaning and maintenance of main gallery exhibits and Heritage Buildings
  • Assisting with construction of new exhibits, and heritage perservation
  • Painting projects
  • Chinking of log buildings
  • Lawn, garden and arbour maintenance
  • Interacting with museum visitors
  • Assist volunteers with artefact restoration projects
  • Provide assistance at special events
  • Assist with care and proper handling of artefacts

Forbes Homestead Provincial Historic Site

  • Maintenance of exhibits and heritage building
  • Heritage preservation of artefacts
  • General repairs
  • Yard and garden maintenance

Qualifications :

  • Experience within a heritage environment and restoration
  • Genuine interest in,a nd knowedge of the Grande Prairie Region
  • General knowedge of carpentry, hand tools and equipment
  • General knowledge of landscaping
  • Familiarity with Safe Work Procedures
  • Ability to lift at least 50 pounds
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team work skills
  • Experience with farm equipment and vehicles
  • Flexibility to work variable hours for events and projects
  • Valid Class 5 Drivers License

Work Location: Grande Prairie Museum and related sites

Hours of Work

: 8:30 – 4:30, with some evening and weekend work required for events and projects Wage : 20.29 per hour For more information Contact : Karen McGriskin, 780 538 0418 Thank you to all interested applicants. Those selected for an interview will contacted.

Applications are being accepted until June 01, 2015

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Grande Prairie, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-05-24
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