Job Opportunities

The Cole Harbour Heritage Farm Museum has a small permanent staff and relies heavily on volunteers to support areas of the museum, year round.  During the operational season, from May 15 through October 15, we are joined by seasonal staff working in a variety of functions, from exhibits and archives to retail and marketing, to gardening and grounds keeping.  Current job postings are listed below.

For positions marked “Student” please note that they are dependent upon successful government funding and all applicants must have been enrolled as a full time student in the semester prior to the start date and must be returning to full time studies in the fall.

To apply, please email your resume and cover letter stating why you wish to work at the Farm Museum to or mail to 471 Poplar Drive, Dartmouth, NS, B2W 4L2. The CHRHS is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all eligible candidates. All resumes will be reviewed, however, only those selected for interview will be contacted.

 2018 Student Projects:

Collection Technician (filled)

Exhibits Preparator (filled)

Horticulturalist (filled)


Museum Programming Assistant