Spend a fun summer at the Atlas Coal Mine National Historic Site as our High School Visitor Services Representative
The Visitor Services Representative is the first person met by visitors
to the Atlas Coal Mine National Historic Site. They greet, orient, & assist visitors in planning their experience at the Atlas.
Most of the VSR’s time is in the Red House - location of the Atlas
Coal Mine’s visitor services & gift shop. The VSR keeps the area neat,
clean, & safe for visitors. This includes opening & closing the site,
general tidying, looking after equipment, restocking shelves, cleaning
floors, & cleaning bathrooms.
The VSR runs the Welcome Desk in the Red House. This is where
visitors are greeted and receive orientation to the Atlas Coal Mine.
The VSR accept admissions fees, keep daily records, and maintain
the small gift shop.
The VSR will participate in Ongoing Projects including, but not
limited to: Assisting the Director of Education in preparing for special
events such as Social Media & Illustrative Media.
The Ideal Candidate - This fun summer job involves a lot of time outside in the sunny Canadian Badlands!
We need positive, enthusiastic individuals with great communication
skills and a love of learning.
Must be able to chat enthusiastically to visitors from the world over about Atlas Coal Mine and Drumheller
Must be able stand for long periods while telling amazing but true stories. We’re looking for a self-motivated crew that knows what needs to be done.
Must have at least one-year high school and returning to school in the fall.
Interests in history, education, tourism, arts, volunteerism, or performing arts an asset.
First-aid an asset. Access to car is an asset as we’re located 15 minutes east of Drumheller.
• High School Student
• Experience volunteering or working at a historic site, tourism, heritage, or cultural environment an asset.
• Social Media Experience
• Cash Handling Experience
Job Term: June 29th - Sept 2nd, 2019 Wage: $15.00 / hour
Email your Cover Letter, Resume, and References to [email protected]
Job type: Seasonal