Job Posting – Summer Student Employment

Cliffs of Fundy Global Geopark – Welcome Centre, Economy, Nova Scotia

Position: GeoHeritage Assistant

Tenure: May 31 – Sept 3 (Consideration will be given the ideal student who cannot begin May 31, but within 2 weeks of the that date)

Wage: 35 hrs/wk x 14wks @ $13.25/hr.

Qualifications:

Must be either graduating from High School and entering an institution of higher learning or attending College/University and returning in the fall. (Proof of enrolment is required) Must be 15 – 30 years of age.

Job Description:

  • Student should have a grasp of the geology, history and culture of Area (Lr. Truro–Apple River), with a keen desire to learn more.
  • Have a desire to be an Ambassador for the Cliffs of Fundy Geopark.
  • Have a good sense of tourism attractions on our shore – built and natural.
  • Must be willing to work as a team or individually.
  • Have good computer skills and writing ability.
  • Must have an outgoing personality; patience dealing with others.
  • Must have good communication skills that will be developed during work term.
  • Research and communication will be paramount in this position.
  • Must be punctual; be a self-starter and be trustworthy.

Contact:
Send cover letter and resume to wccda@ns.sympatico.ca
Provide 3 references please!

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What is a Geopark?

A Geopark is a designation that attracts tourists wishing to explore the connections between geology, local communities, culture, and nature. Geoparks are designed to promote tourism and celebrate a region’s uniqueness, and do not prohibit any land use.