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Employment Opportunities: Museum Interpreters

February 5 2024

Museum Interpreters

Starting Date

3 positions:

  1. Summer staff #1: May 13 - August 30
  2. Summer staff #2: June 10 - August 30
  3. Summer staff #3: July 13 - August 15      


Interpreters are employed to provide friendly and prompt service in the delivery of guided tours of museums.  The job duties include but are not limited to:                      

  1. Interpret accurate and engaging historical information to visitors of the historical site;
  2. Demonstrate the culture or “way of life” of the people of the period to include the daily life tasks;
  3. Open, close, and care for the historic site;
  4. Develop programs and carry out the preparation and management for various events for the historic site;
  5. Monitor visitors’ activities in order to ensure compliance with museum’s regulations and safety practices;
  6. Record visitor statistics and conduct other forms of visitor research.


Those individuals employed as Interpreters must possess a sound knowledge of the Card Home and the Courthouse Museum, training will be provided.  In addition, Interpreters must:

  1. Be able to courteously and efficiently deal with public inquiries;
  2. Be flexible so as to effectively deal with a varying number of personalities and situations;
  3. Be neat and orderly;
  4. Be friendly, courteous and helpful at all times in all situations;
  5. Be a dependable, self motivated person who is able to work independently;
  6. Possess good communication skills.


Hours are based on a rotating schedule, requiring work during various periods of the day; and work on some weekends excluding Sundays.

  1. Summer staff #1: 40hrs/WK
  2. Summer staff #2: 40hrs/WK
  3. Summer staff #3: 25hrs/WK

Application Deadline:

April 1, 2024

Application and Resume

Jill Heninger
Director of Corporate Services
Box 280 
Cardston, AB T0K 0K0

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