Employment Posting:
Visitor Services Assistant - Student - Museum & Cultural Centre - Southampton, ON

Employment Type:
Current Student
Closing Date:

About the County

“Bold and beautiful Bruce County…a healthy, caring community of prosperity and innovation.”

Join our team powered by innovation and shared values where explorers turn obstacles into opportunities and individual challenges into shared solutions. You will discover a lifestyle that provides endless opportunity for exploration at work and after. Your adventure with Bruce County starts here.

About the Job

This position runs a total of 10 weeks, beginning at the Museum in Southampton on June 26, 2023 and ending September 1, 2023. The Visitor Services Assistant (VSA) is responsible for effective customer service and reception in the daily operation of the Visitor Services desk, while also providing administrative support to Museum staff for special projects and assignments, as well facility rental assistance as may be required. The VSA greets visitors and processes admissions, gift shop, programs, events and membership sales. There will be some evening and weekend events.

Wage: $18.70 per hour


·               Post-Secondary Student in Office Administration
·               Minimum of one year of experience in front line customer service 
·               Strong public relations and interpersonal skills
·               Pleasant telephone manner
·               Demonstrated ability to multi-task using organizational skills
·               Strong computer and report generation skills
·               Point-Of-Sales (POS) system experience

Applicants must provide a current, clear Criminal Reference Check (including the vulnerable sector) and be subject to other regulatory record checks for the safety of the minors with whom they will be working.


Personal information contained in applications will be used for recruitment purposes and collected as per the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, R.S.O. 1990, Chapter M.56.

Additional Information

The Corporation of the County of Bruce is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process. If contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise Human Resources if you require accommodation.

We thank all applicants in advance, but regret that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.