Ever dream of being a “reverse commuter”?
The J. Armand Bombardier Foundation has the perfect position for you! Located in Valcourt, the Museum is surrounded by the renowned natural beauty of the Eastern Townships. Join a dynamic team that’s great to work with! Take advantage of our group insurance program, pension plan, employee volunteer involvement program, work-life balance and healthy lifestyle measures, not to mention an amazing café! The Museum of Ingenuity J. Armand Bombardier was renovated and reinvented in May 2016, making it a one-of-a-kind destination in Quebec. Visitors are invited to participate in the multiple interactive features built into the temporary and permanent exhibitions, the theatre of objects, the immersive multimedia show and the Fab Lab, a digital fabrication workshop. And don’t forget, there’s also the BRP plant tour in Valcourt!
- Greets, informs and directs Museum visitors;
- Leads educational activities and programs at the Museum, the Cultural Centre and the BRP plant.
- Helps organize major Museum events.
- Helps promote the services offered at the Museum and the Cultural Centre.
3 positions available:
- 2 positions: May 4 to August 22, 35 h/week;
- 1 position: one-year contract (with possibility of extension), 21-35 h/week;
- Hourly rate: $15.30/hour
- Work schedule: variable, weekdays and weekends.
“Every morning when I get to the Museum, I’m really happy about the work environment where I spend my day. There’s no routine, there are lots of diversified projects and teamwork is omnipresent. I get to use my education and my personal skills every day. There’s no way I’ll get bored!”
Danny Roseberry, Museum Technician
“As a native of Valcourt, I’m proud to be part of sharing the history of Joseph-Armand Bombardier and his company, as a member of a warm and welcoming team. My job as an interpreter has a lot of variety, such as giving guided tours of the Museum and the BRP plant, and leading a multitude of school programs.”
Marielle Fontaine, Interpreter
“Being the guardian of the memories associated with such a magical time is a privilege for me. I’m lucky to work in a place that is lively and interesting, surrounded by objects born of dreams, passion, perseverance and determination.”