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.

Community Engagement Assistant, F/T, 1 year Contract

$20.00 hour, benefits package, 2 weeks holidays. Milage reimbursement. 32 hours a week, flexible schedule, including hybrid remote work possibilities. Requires flexible evening, weekend and holiday availability.

Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Community Engagement Assistant will administer communications marketing and outreach for the Cranbrook History Centre to increase awareness and build audiences. This position will develop and implement marketing communication efforts that meet budgetary and time constraints, while considering the museum’s overall communication objectives, brand and strategic goals. This position will also help build and manage long-term relationships with community partners and manage communication for museum programs.

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.

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