The Cranbrook History Centre is a key visitor attraction in the East Kootenay and we pride ourselves on giving our 7,000+ annual visitors a rewarding, enjoyable, and entertaining experience. We are a non-profit, driven by a small, dynamic, and passionate team.  We have unique historic collections and are enthusiastic about telling Cranbrook’s story to the world.

Programming Coordinator, F/T, Permanent

$22.00hr, Health Benefits Package, 6% Vacation Pay

The Programming Coordinator position is ideal for a dynamic and dedicated individual who is passionate about sharing stories and building relationships. Reporting to the Chief Curator, the Coordinator will be responsible for researching, developing, promoting and delivering school programming and life-long learning programs at the Cranbrook History Centre as well as offsite locations in the community. The ideal candidate will be a leader, highly organized, detail oriented, and enthusiastic about reducing barriers to participation for the museum’s current audience while seeking innovative ways to reach out to and engage new audiences. Must be comfortable working with all types of learners, and audiences. As a position of leadership, it is also the responsibility of the Programming Coordinator to act as a role model for summer students and set an example of positive behavior and respect for ideas. Click the link to view the full Job Description.

Tentative Start Date: ASAP

2023 Summer Positions coming soon

About the City of Cranbrook

The City of Cranbrook is located in southeastern BC between the Canadian Rockies and the Purcell Range of the Columbia Mountains. If new to Cranbrook, you’ll quickly discover that you’re only seven minutes to anywhere you want to be. Hiking and biking trails are within a 10-minute drive from downtown! That means peaceful lakes, great river valleys, and ski hills surrounded by nature are right at your fingertips. This is a community where nature is close to downtown and the city’s history & culture are a sight as impressive as our wild spaces. Find out more about Living & Working in Cranbrook, BC.

COVID-19 Response

The safety of our staff and guests is our top priority.  Under the directives outlined by WorkSafeBC, the BC Health Authorities and other governing bodies, protocols and policies have been put in place in both staff and public areas and activities to keep staff, volunteers, and guests safe. For further details please feel free to contact our us or view further information on some of our operational protocols here.

Thanks for your interest in the Cranbrook History Centre, one of the Kootenay’s premier historical sites!