Opportunities with KLHS and the SS Moyie

A busy and exciting season is underway on both the SS Moyie and in the Visitors Centre.

The Kootenay Lake Historical Society is currently looking to fill a number of positions at the SS Moyie including a Managerial role and hiring an Executive Director for our busy society.

With opportunities to learn about a future career in restoration, tourism, woodworking, or just learning about Kaslo history, we encourage you to reach out with a cover letter and resume expressing your interest in working with our organization.

We offer employment in the following areas:

  1. In the Visitors Centre
    • 1 PT Site Supervisor/Interpreter (Starting TBD)
    • 1 FT Visitor Centre Manager (Starting (TBD)
  2. Administration
    • Executive Director – Contract Position (Starting ASAP)
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Apply Today!

Send Your Cover Letter and Updated Resume to:
~ moyiejobs@kaslo.org ~

For the Executive Director Role Please Note in the Subject Line: Atten: President

Executive Director

Highlights of Qualifications Required:

  • Well-developed organizational skills and leadership
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Knowledge & competence in digital workspaces (including Social Media Platforms, CMS, and Marketing Software)
  • Experience in Policy and Procedure for Non-profit Organizations including an understanding of working in a regulated environment
  • Familiarity with Non-profit Strategic Planning 
  • Financial acumen, knowledge of budgets and spreadsheets
  • Ability to submit grant applications
  • Required to attend board meetings and take minutes

Visitor Centre Manager

Highlights of Qualifications Required:
  • Strong managerial experience
  • Team player and leadership skills
  • Knowledge of local history and knowledge of the area and amenities 
  • Good communication skills, written and verbal
  • Ability to work with/for an Executive Director and a dedicated board director
  • Available full-time (seasonal)
  • Competent with digital payment gateway (Square), and other digital work systems – such as email, spreadsheets, social media, etc.
  • Enjoys working in a public setting
  • Familiarity with Destination BC is a definite asset
  • Ability to understand the importance of the local First Nations and the role they play in our history

Site Supervisor/Interpreter

Highlights of Qualifications Required:
  • Team player and leadership skills
  • Knowledge of local history and local physical geography
  • Knowledge of the area and amenities
  • Enjoys working with the public
  • Good communication skills, written and verbal
  • Assist in the research and development of potential educational displays based on the Society’s existing archival material and upcoming funding opportunities
  • Available full-time (seasonal)
  • Competent with digital payment gateway (Square), and other digital work systems – such as email, spreadsheets, social media, etc.
  • Willingness to learn
  • Interpretation of what is happening on the ship
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Apply Today!

Send Your Cover Letter and Updated Resume to:
moyiejobs@kaslo.org
For the Executive Director & Supervisor Positions Please Note in the Subject Line:
Attention President