Volunteering and Employment

Volunteer

  • Complete the application on our secure volunteer management system.
  • Your application will be reviewed and you will be contacted within 10 days.
  • Your information will be retained for recruitment notices and newsletters.
  • Staff contact is Amber White, Coordinator, Volunteer Resources, amber.m.white@gov.ab.ca or phone 780-312-2075.

Employment

The Friends of the Reynolds-Alberta Museum Society is recruiting for summer students and part-time Admissions/Retail Services positions.

 

Museum Educator - Summer

Friends of Reynolds-Alberta Museum Society (FRAM) are looking for summer students for seasonal Museum Educator positions for the Reynolds-Alberta Museum April 29, 2019 to September 2, 2019. 

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Museum Educator - Summer

Are you an outgoing, people-oriented individual? Are you a good listener? Do you love to tell stories? Do you enjoy helping others? Do you have experience working with children? Are you interested in Alberta’s history? Are you interested in learning about our mechanical heritage?

If you answered yes to three or more of these questions we would like to talk to you.

As a Museum Educator, you will present education programs to school/daycare groups, and present demonstrations or guided tours to the general public. You will visit with our museum guests ensuring they have a great experience; this includes providing a welcome orientation to our visitors, letting them know what programs are being offered and answering questions.  You will also have an opportunity to learn how to drive our vintage vehicles, oversee the Vintage Vehicle Tour Program and work with our team of volunteers.

Skills and experience in the following areas:

  • Ability to present programs before large and small audiences of all ages
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Proficiency in English
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • Ability to demonstrate good judgment, critical problem solving and personal initiative
  • Ability to function effectively in an ever-changing environment and deal with frequent interruptions

Other assets:

  • A background in drama, history or sociology
  • First Aid training
  • Ability to drive a standard transmission
  • Retail experience
  • Additional languages

Minimum Recruitment Standards:

  • Preference will be given to full-time post-secondary students returning to school in the fall
  • Please indicate if you are registered with YCW at https://young-canada-works.canada.ca/Account/Login
  • A valid Class 5, Alberta Operator’s License
  • Ability to lift, move and carry up to 20 kg
  • Position will require long hours of standing and walking
  • Ability to work 5 days per week including weekends and holidays

Hourly Wage: $15.00 per hour

Closing Date: March 15, 2019

Term: April 29, 2019 to September 2, 2019

Send resumes to;

Friends of Reynolds-Alberta Museum Society

Office Manager

Box 6206

Wetaskiwin, Alberta T9A 2E9

E-mail:  manager@ReynoldsAlbertaMuseumFriends.com

We thank all applicants in advance, but only those individuals being granted an interview will be contacted.

Part-time Admissions/Retail Services

This position is designed for people looking for flexible employment between 10 am and 3 pm on selected weekdays and 9:45 to 5:15 selected weekends and holidays.

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Part-time Admissions/Retail Services

Friends of Reynolds-Alberta Museum Society (FRAM) is looking for a part-time Admissions/Retail Services Associate.   

 

Are you an outgoing, people-oriented individual?

Are you a good listener? Do you enjoy helping others? Do you have previous cashier experience?Are you self motivated with the ability to work independently?

If you answered yes to three or more of these questions we would like to talk to you.

As an Admissions/Retail Services Associate, you will process admissions and sales for the Museum Store on our point of sale system. You will visit with our museum guests ensuring they have a great experience; this includes providing a welcome orientation to our visitors, letting them know what programs are being offered and answering questions.

Skills and experience in the following areas:

  • Ability to learn new computer systems and an understanding of basic computer systems including Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Proficiency in cash handling and daily reconciliation
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Proficiency in English
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • Ability to demonstrate good judgment, critical problem solving and personal initiative
  • Ability to function effectively in an ever-changing environment and deal with frequent interruptions

 

Other assets:

  • First Aid training
  • Retail experience
  • Additional languages

Minimum Recruitment Standards:

  • A valid Class 5, Alberta Operator’s License
  • Ability to lift, move and carry up to 20 kg
  • Position will require long hours of standing and walking
  • Available to work flexible shifts, typically 10 am and 3 pm weekdays and 9:45 am to 5: 15 pm weekends and holidays

Training Provided:

  • Orientation to the museum
  • Customer service skills
  • ATMS point-of-sale and cash reconciliation

Hourly Wage: $15.00 per hour

Closing Date: March 15, 2019

 

Send resumes to;

Friends of Reynolds-Alberta Museum Society

Office Manager

Box 6206

Wetaskiwin, Alberta T9A 2E9

E-mail:  manager@ReynoldsAlbertaMuseumFriends.com

 

We thank all applicants in advance, but only those individuals being granted an interview will be contacted.

Part-time Museum Educator

This position is a part-time, 1-year contract, from April 1, 2019 to March 31, 2020. It is designed for people looking for flexible employment typically between 9 am and 3 pm on selected weekdays and 9:00 to 5:15 selected weekends and holidays.

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Part-time Museum Educator

The Friends of Reynolds-Alberta Museum Society are looking for a part-time Museum Educator.

Are you an outgoing, people-oriented individual? Are you a good listener? Do you love to tell stories? Do you enjoy helping others? Do you have experience working with children? Are you interested in Alberta’s history? Are you interested in learning about our mechanical heritage?

If you answered yes to three or more of these questions we would like to talk to you.

As a Museum Educator, you will present education programs to school/daycare groups, and present demonstrations or guided tours to the general public. You will visit with our museum guests ensuring they have a great experience; this includes providing a welcome orientation to our visitors, letting them know what programs are being offered and answering questions.  

Skills and experience in the following areas:

  • Ability to present programs before large and small audiences of all ages
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Proficiency in English
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • Ability to demonstrate good judgment, critical problem solving and personal initiative
  • Ability to function effectively in an ever-changing environment and deal with frequent interruptions

Other assets:

  • First Aid training
  • Retail experience
  • Additional languages

Minimum Recruitment Standards:

  • A degree in Education, History, Public Relations, or Arts or equivalent experience
  • At least one year of experience working as an interpreter in other historical, cultural or natural settings or other related customer experience
  • A valid Class 5, Alberta Operator’s License
  • Ability to lift, move and carry up to 20 kg
  • Position will require long hours of standing and walking
  • Ability to work up to 5 days per week including weekends and holidays

Closing Date: March 22, 2019 or until a suitable candidate is selected

Term: April 1, 2019 to March 31, 2020 approximately 75 hours per month

Hourly Wage: $19.00 per hour

Send resumes to:

Friends of Reynolds-Alberta Museum Society

Office Manager

Box 6206

Wetaskiwin, Alberta Government T9A 2E9

Fax:  (780) 361-1239

E-mail:  Manager@ReynoldsAlbertaMuseumFriends.com

We thank all applicants in advance, but only those individuals being granted an interview will be contacted.

 

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