Employment 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 through October, and occasionally off-season, 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 and are dependent on funding approval. 

To apply, please email your resume and cover letter stating why you wish to work at the Farm Museum to director@coleharbourfarmmuseum.ca or mail to 471 Poplar Drive, Dartmouth, NS, B2W 4L2 (unless otherwise noted). The CHRHS is committed to developing a work force that is reflective of the diverse communities it serves and welcomes applications from all eligible African Nova Scotians, racially visible persons, women (applying for non-traditional positions), persons with disabilities, Aboriginal persons and persons of the LGBTQ+ community. All resumes will be reviewed, however, only those selected for interview will be contacted.

Please note that all 2021 positions are subject to change depending on how the COVID-19 situation evolves. All positions will adapt to fit within recommendations from public health.  

 2021 Museum Employment Opportunities:

Digitization Technician (Fall 2021)

2021 Museum Volunteer Opportunities:

Board Member

Volunteer Gardener