Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre

Whitehorse, Yukon

Employment Opportunities


Heritage Interpreter / Museum Assistant

Employment Status: Seasonal Full Time, October 2019 to March 2020
Hourly Wage: $19.00
Closing Date: Thursday, September 18, 2019 at 5:00 pm

The Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre requires a Heritage Interpreter/Museum Assistant, for a 24-week period from October 2019 to March 2020.

This position is responsible for developing and delivering interpretive programming to tourists, visitors and the general public. The Heritage Interpreter/Museum Assistant will also participate in the management of KDCC’s collection and the coordination of public programming and special events including the KDCC’s annual Christmas Craft Fair and Open House. Public presentation skills and positive interaction with others are desired qualities as well as experience with cultural presentation and preservation.

The individual must be mature, responsible, interact and work well with others in a collaborative environment.  Job requirements include the ability to be available to work flexile hours to accommodate special events, occasional weekends, evenings and holidays.

Eligible applications must be a youth between the ages of 18-30, and must have graduated from college or university within the last 24 months at start of employment (as per funding criteria).

We thank all those who apply, but only those considered will be contacted.

Kwanlin Dün Cultural Society’s Human Resources Preferential Hire Policy will be in affect – please be sure to clearly self-identify.

Please provide a resume with cover letter and references no later than 5:00 pm PST on Thursday, September 18, 2019 to:

Courtney Wheelton
Cultural Programs Manager
867-456-5322 ext 105
1171 Front Street
Whitehorse, Yukon
Y1A 0G9

For a complete job description please download the following document:

Heritage Interpreter / Museum Assistant Job Description