Heritage Assistant[Napanee]

Heritage Assistant



Job Title:


Heritage Assistant




Lennox and Addington County Museum


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Napanee, Ontario


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Date Posted:


17 Apr 2019





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Job Description:


Heritage Assistant - Summer
Location: Allan Macpherson House & Park, Napanee
Supervisor: Programmer
Duration: July and August (9 weeks)
Hours: 15 hrs per week as scheduled (Tuesday –Thursday) including some evenings
Salary: $14.56 per hour
Closing Date: April 26, 2019
The County of Lennox and Addington is seeking a dynamic individual who will assist in facilitating
programs and events and providing site information and heritage house tours to groups of various
 Assist with the facilitation of programs and events
 Greet and welcome visitors to the Macpherson House
 Conduct historical tours of the Macpherson House and grounds for visitors and tour groups
 Assist with day-to-day operations of an historic house, which may include cash handling and
curatorial housekeeping
 Assist with facilitation of other heritage functions that may be assigned by the Programmer
 Ability to effectively research and communicate historical information relevant to the
Macpherson House (1826-1850)
 Proficiency in English, with additional languages an asset
 Excellent customer service skills
 Enjoy working in a team environment
 Basic First Aid training an asset
 A current student in either high school, college or university.
 Demonstrated interest in local history, as well as heritage arts

For more information or to apply, please visit our website at: www.lennox-addington.on.ca
Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of
Privacy Act for the purpose of applicant selection. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those
selected for an interview will be contacted. Resumes received after the closing date will not be considered.
Please note that accommodations are available upon request to support the participation of persons with
disabilities in applying for jobs and during the interview and assessment process. If you require an
accommodation, please call the County’s Human Resources Department at 613-354-4883 to discuss. We will
work with you to meet your needs.