Overview of application process

The City of Port Colborne welcomes resumes for only positions that are advertised publicly. Only those candidates invited for an interview will be contacted. Unsolicited resumes are not kept on file.

Electronic submissions are welcomed (please use the email address below). Please ensure that the Job Title is clearly stated in the subject line of all correspondence. 

If one of the positions sounds rewarding to you please apply with a cover letter and resume to:


Human Resources
City of Port Colborne
66 Charlotte Street
Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 3C8
careers@portcolborne.ca

 
 

Port Colborne Historical and Marine Museum - Summer Student Positions

 

Port Colborne Historical and Marine Museum

Summer Student Positions

 

The Port Colborne Historical and Marine Museum has the following Summer student opportunities available.  If you are interested in one of these opportunities, please apply by the deadline.

 

French Language Interpretor/Tearoom Assistant

$11.50 per hour – 8 weeks – 35 hours per week

 

Student will work in an Edwardian Tea Room offering service in French and English.  Marketing Arabella’s to the French speaking community by translating posters, brochures and menu in French.  Assisting in serving, baking and dishes and welcoming visitors and answering inquiries in French.  Translate exhibit text and audio portions into French.

This opportunity would be ideal for a student in French, Drama, Museum or Archival Studies, History, Business, Tourism or Marketing.

 

My Canada 150 Oral History Program Assistant

$11.50 per hour – 7 weeks – 35 hours per week

Student will assist staff with engaging seniors and interviewing them for an oral history of their life, including what celebrations they participated in for Canada’s Centennial in 1967.  Interviews will be recorded, transcribed and a photograph of participants for a small publication. 

 

Creative Kids Summer Camp Program Assistant

$11.50 per hour – 8 weeks – 30 hours per week

Student will assist in facilitating the smooth running of the Creative Kids summer art program and the development of a marketing strategy and related materials for distribution through the local schools and community.  This position requires a student who is creative, possess good organizational skills, self-motivated and works well in a collaborative work environment. 

 

Heritage Archives Assistant

$12.00 per hour – 8 weeks – 30 hours per week

Student will work in the L.R. Wilson Heritage Research and Visitor’s Centre locating, gathering and organizing information using appropriate technology and information working with land deeds and cataloguing of new artifacts donated.   This opportunity would be ideal for a student in the field of Computers, History, Museum Studies, Library or Heritage programs.

 

To be considered for these position you must be returning to school in the Fall.  The successful candidate will be required to submit a clear vulnerable sector police clearance.  

 

Please apply with resume and indicate the position you are applying for by May 30, 2016 at 4 pm to:

 

Human Resources,
City of Port Colborne
66 Charlotte Street
Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 3C8 
e-mail: careers@portcolborne.ca 
fax: (905) 835-2969

 

Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act and will be used to determine suitability. We thank all applicants and advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The City of Port Colborne is an equal opportunity employer.  Accommodation is available upon request.