The Town of Petawawa, in partnership with the Petawawa Heritage Village, is currently seeking a responsible, self-motivated individual to maintain the museum sites and grounds and to provide tours of the museum.

 Description of Position:

  • Responsible for opening and closing the site, maintaining the museum grounds including gardens and maintaining buildings, structures, and artifacts
  • Cleaning and painting of the buildings and equipment/displays on site
  • Welcomes visitors to the Heritage Village and provides educational guided tours
  • Responsible for ticket sales, managing the gift store, keeping track of attendance
  • Encourages survey completion, handles information requests and promotes membership and volunteerism


  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Experience in grounds maintenance and gardening
  • Strong communication skills and interpersonal and public relations skills
  • Experience handling cash
  • An interest in local history, an asset.
  • Note: an extensive orientation and training will be provided to the successful candidate

 Hours of Work:

  • June – August 2024 (10 weeks)
  • 21 hours per week, weekends required

 Rate of Pay:  $20.00 per hour.

This posting will remain open until the position is filled. Qualified candidates are invited to submit a detailed resume to:

Town of Petawawa


ATTN: Museum Maintenance Technician/Interpreter

The Town of Petawawa is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted. If selected to participate in the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please inform the Town of Petawawa of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require to ensure your equal participation. All personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.