Heritage Interpreter Student Trainee X 2 - Term
Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in Government

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Posted: 06-05-2019

Closes: Until Filled


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Heritage Interpreter Student Trainee X 2 - Term
Department: Heritage
Posting Date: May 6, 2019
Standard Hours Bi-Weekly: 30
Start date: June 10, 2019 (flexible)
End Date: August 17, 2019
Salary: $15.50 per hour.

Closing Date 4:00pm (PST): Until filled

The incumbent will serve as student ambassador of Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in. The incumbent will assist by providing support for cultural programs, activities, tours and events at Dänojà Zho Cultural Centre. The incumbent will present a positive impression of Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in and an understanding of our community and culture. The incumbent may have other related duties which may include operation of cash register and assisting at Heritage Sites.

If this opportunity interests you, please submit a cover letter & resume clearly demonstrating the qualifications below, as selection for further consideration will be based solely on the information you provide:

Essential Qualifications:
· TH Youth in school or recently graduated. Grade 9 -12.
· TH Youth age 15-19

Skill to be gained:
· The ability to be open, friendly and responsive with TH citizens and guests;
· The ability to plan and anticipate events needs and activities;
· Better understanding of TH heritage and skills to formulate a body of knowledge Develop new or enriched understanding of cultural heritage;
· Develop skills to provide service and assistance to the public with and without guidance;
· Ability to plan and participate in the creative process. Ability to share creativity with others;
· Ability to recognize maintenance issues and undertaking the opportunities to ensure a professional presentation and appearance of the DZCC. Ability to follow through with completion of tasks;
· Public speaking skills, team work and cooperation. Ability to communicate clearly and share ideas and interests.

· Knowledge of TH culture, history, language and traditions;
· Interpersonal and public-speaking skills ;
· Cash-handling skills and sales experience;
· Participation in events, camps and cultural activities;
· Experience participating on a team;
· Engaged in cultural pursuits.

Conditions of Employment:
· Mandatory confidentiality is a condition of employment for all Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in personnel. Failure to meet this requirement could result in dismissal.
· Criminal Record Check.

A detailed job description is available upon request.

For more information, contact Human Resources
Phone: (867) 993-7100 – EX: 126 OR 212    Fax: (867) 993-6553     Email: hrjobs@trondek.ca
Mail: Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in Government, P.O. Box 599, Dawson City, Yukon, Y0B 1G0
Physical Location: 1242 Front Street, Dawson City, Yukon

We thank all applicants, but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

"To work together, to speak with one voice and to serve Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in Citizens in the pursuit of a strong, healthy, and united future."




Positions open: 2
Hours per Week: Bi-Weekly: 30
Wage: $15.50 per hour

Part Time Term

Application Process

Applicants must include:
  • Resume
  • Cover letter

Apply to: Human Resources
Fax: +1 (867) 993-6553
In Person:
PO Box 599, Dawson City, Yukon Y0B 1G0 Physical Location: 1242 Front Street, Dawson City, Yukon