SCIENCE COMMUNICATOR (PLANETARIUM / SCIENCE GALLERY ANIMATOR)
The Manitoba Museum, a not-for-profit institution, is Manitoba’s largest heritage centre and number one paid tourist attraction with over 300,000 on-site visitors annually, including 95,000 students. We uniquely combine human and natural history themes, multidimensional interpretation, science, and astronomy education with quality school and community programs, special events and exhibits.
We are pleased to announce a Science Communicator opportunity in our Marketing, Sales and Programs Division that is a permanent part-time position beginning as soon as possible.
Reporting to the Planetarium/Science Gallery Programs Supervisor, the Animator delivers interpretive programs on themes related to the Science Gallery and Planetarium and assists in other public program events for the general public and organized groups. The incumbent must exercise initiative and independent judgment in working with the museum's various audiences while maintaining an energetic and lively approach. He/she must be able to work with minimal supervision and be available for weekend and evening work. The successful candidate will have demonstrated knowledge of Physical and/or Astronomy Science, and skills in public speaking and program delivery. Ability to speak English language is a requirement. The detailed job description is below. Applications will be received until the position is filled.
Interested applicants may forward a résumé and cover letter to: Manager of Volunteer & Employee Relations The Manitoba Museum 190 Rupert Avenue Winnipeg, MB R3B 0N2 Fax: (204) 942-3679 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org We are not able to acknowledge receipt of applications submitted via Fax or mail.
The Manitoba Museum is committed to employment equity and welcomes diversity in the workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those being considered for interviews will be contacted.
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