Jobs

Current opportunities:

Event Staff

Employment Details:   Part-time, mostly evening and weekend shifts. Will vary based on event activity.
Rate of Pay: $12.65/hr
Requirements: Cover Letter and Resume, minimum of three references, RNC Certificate of Conduct/Vulnerable Sector Check (required for employment)
Who can apply: Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with provincial legislation and regulations. Applicants must be aged 19 or over. 

Summary of Position:
Reporting to the Events Manager, the Events Staff are responsible for the efficient operation of the Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre during rental events. They will ensure that client needs are met during the course of the event, and that rental functions run smoothly from start to finish by providing the highest quality service and respect. Candidates should have experience in the hospitality sector, with excellent customer service, bartending and food service skills. Three references are required and an RNC certificate of conduct must be obtained before employment commences.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide excellent service to all visitors during rental functions.
  • Operate the bar service during events, mixing and serving drinks, maintaining a clean, neat bar space
  • Cash and inventory balancing at the beginning and end of each shift
  • Work with Manuels River caterers to ensure event requirements are met.
  • Work as a member of a team to ensure the proper set up and take down of event infrastructure (ability to move and lift tables and chairs).
  • Address client comments and concerns in a prompt and friendly manner.
  • Ensure a safe environment for all guests, staff and performers.
  • Provide basic security and monitoring of the facility during evening events.
  • Waiting tables and catering services
  • Other duties as required and assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Qualified candidates should be dynamic, pleasant individuals with experience in the hospitality and customer service sector.
  • A strong reputation for attention to detail and a commitment to first-class service and quality are essential.
  • Strong communication and organizational capabilities are important.
  • Experience with POS systems is an asset.
  • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills.
  • Outgoing, polite, friendly and patient.
  • Able to multi-task and work efficiently in a high energy environment.
  • Must be available for evenings and weekends

To Apply: Email your resume with cover letter, three references and availability to: jillian.whittle@manuelsriver.ca

Jillian Whittle, Executive Assistant

 

Heritage Interpreter

Employment Details:   Full-time, temporary (10 weeks)
Rate of Pay: $12.65/hr
Requirements: Cover Letter and Resume, minimum of three references, RNC Certificate of Conduct/Vulnerable Sector Check (required for employment)

Who can apply: This opportunity is available through Young Canada Works. Applicants must be a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident or in receipt of legal refugee status. Applicants must be between the ages of 16 and 30 at the time of hiring and must have been a full-time student at university, college or high school during the most recent semester (Winter or Spring of 2021). Applicants must be intending to return to full-time studies in Fall of 2021. The successful applicant will be asked to complete the Young Canada Works eligibility form prior to beginning work.

Summary of Position:

The Heritage Interpreter will be responsible for delivering interpretive tours of the exhibits and guided hikes of the trail. The Heritage Interpreter will also be responsible for expanding the Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre digital exhibit using the Matterport online platform. In collaboration with the Education team, the Heritage Interpreter will be responsible for implementing a plan to create new digital hotspots within the History section of the digital exhibit. This will involve the creation of digital content based on the contents of the physical exhibit space. The Heritage Interpreter will also interact with visitors of all ages and help facilitate educational and public programs within the Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre and along the Manuels River Trails.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Deliver tours of the exhibits;
  • Lead guided hikes outdoors in all types of weather;
  • Work as a member of a team to deliver educational and public programs to children and families;
  • Work as a member of a team to digitize the exhibits

Qualifications:

  • Training in History, Geography, Archaeology, Folklore or a related discipline
  • Ability to produce digital media
  • Strong communication skills including public speaking experience
  • Experience working with children and families
  • Experience working as part of a team
  • Language skills considered an asset
  • Knowledge of local history and geography, including Indigenous traditional knowledge, considered an asset

To Apply: Applications can be made online through the Young Canada Works online portal or by contacting Madison Acker. Please forward a resume and cover letter detailing experience and eligibility along with three references via email to madison.acker@manuelsriver.ca

Applications must be received by May 21, 2021.

 

 

Nature Site Interpreter

Employment Details:   Full-time, temporary (8 weeks)

Rate of Pay: $12.65/hr

Requirements: Cover Letter and Resume, minimum of three references, RNC Certificate of Conduct/Vulnerable Sector Check (required for employment)

Who can apply: This opportunity is available through Canada Summer jobs. Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada. Applicants must be between the ages of 15 and 30 at the time of hiring.

Summary of Position:

The Nature Site Interpreter will be responsible for delivering interpretive tours of the exhibits and guided hikes of the trail. Guided hikes of the trail include visits to the fossil sites and nature walks to learn about local flora and fauna. The Nature Site Interpreter will also be responsible for hosting evening campfires and assisting summer camp staff in organizing outdoor activities for children. The Nature Site Interpreter will interact with visitors of all ages and help facilitate educational and public programs within the Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre and along the Manuels River Trails.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Deliver tours of the exhibits;
  • Lead guided hikes outdoors in all types of weather;
  • Work as a member of a team to deliver educational and public programs to children and families;
  • Host community campfires

Qualifications:

  • Training in Geology, Ecology, Environmental Science or a related discipline
  • Strong communication skills including public speaking experience
  • Experience working with children and families
  • Experience working as part of a team
  • Language skills considered an asset
  • Knowledge of local history and geography, including Indigenous traditional knowledge, considered an asset

To Apply: Please forward a resume and cover letter detailing experience along with three references via email to madison.acker@manuelsriver.ca

Applications must be received by May 21, 2021.

 

Manuels River is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Manuels River is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Manuels River are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in Canada. Manuels River will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics.