Valley Heritage Assistant

Summer Students

Valley Heritage Assistant – Funding Confirmed from Canada Summer Jobs

Job Description

  • Student will provide excellent customer service to local and visiting populations;
  • Distribute tourist information such as maps, bylaw information, directions and general information about accommodations;
  • Provide assistance with heritage and geological interpretation, conduct energy and gold placer mine tours, engage visitors with gold panning activities;
  • Research and interpret information about local heritage sites such as the Gold Bridge Cemetery, Boultbee Memorial Church, Haylmore Heritage Site, Bralorne Pioneer Museum and others to create a tour-like session of our historical attractions available to the public;
  • Provide support to special events and celebrations including Summerfest, Gold Bridge Days, and Canada Day;
  • Other responsibilities include maintaining records of all activities on the site, ensuring the facility is clean and safe, selling ice cream or other seasonal goodies, as well as liaising and working with local artisans on-site;

Student will be provided opportunity to take part in safety training courses offered through BRVCA-Valley Wide Training

The position is 30 hours per week for 8 weeks. You must be 15 to 30 years old.  Hourly rate is dependent on skills and experience but is well above minimum wage.  It is NOT necessary that you be returning to school. Please send your resume to worktodo@bridgerivervalley.ca or call (250)238-2534 for more information.

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