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Heritage Interpreter

closing
Sep 9, 2016
posted
Aug 29, 2016
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Legislative Assembly Office

The Legislative Assembly Office supports the Speaker and Members of the Legislative Assembly - providing nonpartisan procedural, administrative and educational services.

We offer challenging work, a rich history, a beautiful location and support for career-long learning.

As an ambassador for the Legislative Assembly of Alberta you will use your dynamic interpretation and presentation skills to deliver tours and inquiry-based educational programming focused on the history, parliamentary process and political practices of the Alberta Legislature. This includes leading interpretive tours and programs through the Legislature Building and Grounds, as well as the new Visitor Centre in the Edmonton Federal Building. To engage our visitors in an exceptional experience, you will project a professional and nonpartisan attitude in interactions with clients along with a strong commitment to client service.

Completion of or enrolment in postsecondary education is required. Knowledge of educational programming, cultural and/or historical interpretive techniques and an interest in history and the political process are assets for this position. Extensive training and resources will be provided. Proficiency in French or other languages is an asset.

Starting rate of pay for Heritage Interpreters is $20.78 per hour, with an increase to $20.33 per hour, plus 11.2 % in lieu of holiday and statutory entitlements.

This position requires the flexibility to work day, evening, weekend and statutory holiday shifts as hours of work may vary. Heritage Interpreters may work up to 36.25 hours per week, however there is no guarantee of minimum hours. Heritage Interpreters will be assigned one of two weekly rotations, and may be booked up to five consecutive days at a time.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under further consideration will be contacted. Final candidates will undergo pre-employment checks.

Please submit your resumé by September 9, 2016, to:

Legislative Assembly Office

Human Resource Services

4th Floor, 9820 – 107 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5K 1E4

Fax: 780.427.6436

E-mail: hr@assembly.ab.ca

For additional information visit www.assembly.ab.ca.