New Job Visitor Experiences Assistant – Guelph Museums (Part-Time) In Ontario

Visitor Experiences Assistant – Guelph Museums (Part-time)
Visitor Experiences Assistant – Guelph Museums (Part-time)

Visitor Experiences Assistant – Guelph Museums (Part-time)

Company : The City of Guelph
Salary : $19.97–$21.02 an hour
Location : Ontario

Full Description

About Our Organization:
When you join the city of Gulp, you are joining a team of over 2,000 full- and part-time employees who provide services that the community rely on every day. We are bringing together Gulp's vision of an inclusive, connected and prosperous city where we look after each other and our environment.

As a regional top employer, the City of Guelph values its employees and offers competitive salaries, excellent benefit packages, opportunities for professional development, a healthy work-life balance, and many roles with flexible work options. Our corporate values are integrity, service, inclusion, wellness, and learning. Guelph is consistently ranked as one of the best places in Canada to live, work, and play—all good reasons to consider a career in this beautiful city.
Job Summary:
This position will assist with the preparation and delivery of in-person, virtual programs and events as well as general front desk duties at the Louisville Civic Museum, the McCrae House National Historic Site and the 6167 Locomotive.

Hours of work

Up to 20 hours per week. Hours will vary, but weekend and evening availability are required.

Your role

  • Assist with the research, creation, preparation and delivery of in-person and virtual programs and events at the Gloucester Civic Museum, the McLean House and the 6167 Locomotive.
  • The museum assistant helps with the maintenance of the museums.
  • Assist with front office activities related to programming.
  • Assigned to other duties.


  • Teaching, museum studies, family studies or related fields of post-secondary education. )
  • As well as excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
  • In live and virtual environments, a strong level of comfort is necessary.
  • In an educational setting, experience interacting with children and adults.
  • Knowledge and interest in English history.
  • Experience handling cash transactions.
  • Computer skills: Good computer skills and a comfortable level with online programming activities.
  • Public speaking, customer service, food and bar service experience.


$21.02 per hour, or 18.97 - $21.?

How to apply

Qualified applicants are invited to apply using our online application system by Monday, September 25, 2023. Please note all applicants must complete the online questionnaire specific to this position at the time they submit their resume and cover letter in order to be considered. Proof of qualifications will be requested at the interview stage.

The City of Guelph is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. We are therefore happy to accommodate any individual needs in keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require an accommodation in order to participate in the hiring process, please contact us to make your needs known in advance.

Personal information collected through the recruitment process will be used solely to determine eligibility for employment. We thank all candidates in advance; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.