Careers

The Barkerville Promise

Barkerville exists to inspire today through the courage of the past.  We promise a welcoming experience to reflect, connect and grow. We are connected by discovery in everything we do. We are adventurous, authentic, inclusive and dynamic.

Our Values

Affordability

Authenticity

Education

Efficiency

Enthusiasm

Entrepreneurship

Honesty

Inclusiveness

Leadership

Personal Service

Quality

Respect

Stability

Stewardship

Sustainability

Transparency

 

Current Postings

Call for Proposals

Barkerville Heritage Trust is seeking the support of two qualified contractors to assist in the next phase of development of Barkerville’s virtual field trips program:

  • A technical advisor and support contractor who can assist our technical team with improving our sound and video quality and make recommendations on the best videoconferencing platform to use.
  • A scriptwriter and director who can work with our performance team to further adapt our performance scripts to make them more accessible and engaging to a virtual audience and expand intersectional inclusion and culturally appropriate language and themes.

On-site work would take place from May 5th to June 16th, 2021. Preparations and follow-up may be done remotely. A final report is due in July 2021. Temporary housing options are available on site. We anticipate the project will require approximately 400 hours from each of the two contracted service providers.

For more information, download the full Call for Proposals. For further information and to submit a brief proposal, contact Jillian Merrick at jillian.merrick@barkerville.ca or 1-888-994-3332 ex. 28.

Security Workers

Barkerville Heritage Trust is casual seeking workers to join the Security Team Barkerville Historic Town & Park. The positions are part of the BC Government Employees Union and offer a salary grade of $22.63 per hour. Staff housing options are available.

To apply, candidates must download and read the full Job Description, and email carrie.chard@barkerville.ca with a resume and cover letter.

Campground Labourers

Barkerville Heritage Trust is seeking enthusiastic workers who love working outdoors to join the seasonal Campgrounds Team at Barkerville Historic Town & Park. The positions are part of the BC Government Employees Union and offer a salary grade of $22.63 per hour. Staff housing options are available.

To apply, candidates must download and read the full Job Description, and email ksenya.dorwart@barkerville.ca with a resume and cover letter.

History Interpreters

Barkerville Heritage Trust is seeking professional interpreters to join the seasonal Heritage Interpretation Team at Barkerville Historic Town & Park. The positions are part of the BC Government Employees Union and offer a salary grade of $22.63 to 25.75 per hour, depending on qualifications. Staff housing options are available.

To apply, candidates must download and read the full Job Description, and email jillian.merrick@barkerville.ca with a resume and cover letter.

Heritage Conservation Worker

Barkerville Heritage Trust is seeking a full-time member to join the Heritage Conservation Trades Team at Barkerville Historic Town & Park. The position is part of the BC Government Employees Union and offers a salary grade of $30.03 per hour. Staff housing options are available.

As a member of the team, you will be part of a group that constantly strives to meet the vision of an authentic, unique, World-class experience for everyone to enjoy. Effective heritage conservation involves preservation, rehabilitation, restoration, or a combination of all three. You will be required to perform complex infrastructure work, maintenance and repair of buildings, and other duties related to the operations of park facilities.

To apply, candidates must download and read the full Job Description, and email carrie.chard@barkerville.ca with a resume and cover letter.