Craigdarroch Castle has created a new position for a Visitor Experience Coordinator.
We are currently hiring to fill one opening to begin work as soon as possible. The job will require the successful applicant be cross trained in all areas of Visitor Experience, and Museum activities including, but not limited to admissions, reception, cash operations, front desk, reservations, operations, social media, gift shop, and in-house supervisory functions. This is considered a generalist position where the incumbent performs a variety of roles in order to fulfill the Castle Society’s mission.
The person working in this position serves as a main support to the Operations & Development Manager and must have the capacity to interact effectively and build positive relationships with both internal and external stakeholders. There will be a strong emphasis on writing and social media skills to assist the organisation with further developing our audience. The successful applicant will play a role in helping the Society develop and launch new specialty tours and community programs.
This is a full time (30-40 hours, flexibly scheduled), Unionized, hourly and benefit eligible position. The hourly rate for this position is $19.21. This position is eligible for employee benefits: medical, dental, RRSP, vacation, sick leave, and holiday pay. The Castle is open to the public 7 days a week and this position requires the incumbent to work on weekends and some evenings so flexibility to meet the needs of the organization is important.
Email your cover letter and resume in confidence to Giovanni Malcolm - firstname.lastname@example.org - no later than 4pm on Sunday October 10th, 2021.
MEET THE DUNSMUIRS
Robert and Joan Dunsmuir had two sons, eight daughters and plenty of exploits. The Castle weaves a fascinating tale of this intriguing family – their achievements, their relationships and even their quirks.Learn More
ABOUT THE CASTLE
Built by coal baron Robert Dunsmuir during the reign of Queen Victoria and now a National Historic Site, Craigdarroch Castle has been meticulously restored, giving visitors a glimpse of privileged life in the 1890s.Learn More
PLAN YOUR VISIT
We are open Friday Saturday and Sunday from 10:30am - 4pm (closed Monday & Tuesday), with a break for lunch between 12:30 and 1:30 (Please note that we are closed December 25th, 26th and January 1st)Learn More