787 chemin Principal, Grosse-Ile, QC G4T 6B5
418-985-2116

CAMI’s Historical Complex – student employment

CANADA SUMMER JOBS

STUDENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

COUNCIL FOR ANGLOPHONE MAGDALEN ISLANDERS (CAMI)

 

 

CAMI is currently seeking applications for a Museum Greeter (1) to work at CAMI’s Historical Complex. This position is anticipated for a period of 6 weeks with a salary of $12.00 / hour at 30 hours each week.  This position is anticipated to begin on July 3, 2018.  Applicants must be between the ages of 15 and 30, have been a full time student in 2017-2018 and plan to return to their studies in September 2018.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES: 

The student will act as a Museum Greeter carrying the following duties:

  • Prepare the site and it’s infrastructures for the upcoming tourist season
  • Meet and greet visitors to the Museum
  • Describe artifacts, photos and other memorabilia on display
  • Outline the unique culture and heritage of the English-speaking community of the Islands pertinent to the Entry Island Museum in particular
  • Further develop the collection of artifacts
  • Explain the collection of memorabilia, veteran’s photos and family connections
  • Assist other employees with summer program: special exhibits, public relations and the overall operation of the site
  • Ensure the site is keep clean and presentable for visitors
  • Other duties as requested

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Functional French
  • Familiarity with computers, scanners and office equipment
  • Availability and mobility during the period of employment
  • Coordination skills and adaptability
  • Initiative
  • Excellent communication and public relation skills
  • Have a sound knowledge of the English-speaking community, it’s history and heritage
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment

 

** Note that preference will be given to students who are fluent in the French language.

 

Applications must be forwarded to the CAMI Office at the following address on or before Monday, May 14th at 4:00 pm.   787 chemin Principal, Grosse Ile, PQ., G4T 6B5 Tel.: (418)-985-2116, EXT. #1  Fax: (418)985-2113 E-mail: jobs@micami.ca  Questions regarding this