Science of Guinness World Records – Science Communicator

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Science North is hiring a Science of Guinness World Records – Science Communicator! For more information about this LEAP job posting, check out the details below!

The Science of Guinness World Records, one of Science North’s travelling exhibits will be touring Northern Ontario and will require two Science Communicators (each) working out of select community hubs to deliver our unique brand of hands-on science, engaging visitors from the community and supporting Science North initiatives.

The Science of Guinness World Records (SGWR) engages visitors of all ages in real science experiences and record-breaking challenges. Visitors will learn that anyone, anywhere can be a record holder while using science to develop their record-breaking skills and abilities.

The exhibit will make the first of these multi-week stops in Kenora and Timmins this fall.

Employer Name: Science North
City: Kenora & Timmins
Province: ON
Postal Code: P3E 5S9
Application Deadline: September 24th, 2021
Email: edwina@sciencenorth.ca
Hours of Work: 35 hours per week, from August-December 2021
Job Type: Full-Time
Wages: $17.69/hour

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Deliver quality, educational and informal science experiences related to the customized version of the Science of Guinness World Records travelling exhibit.
  • Actively champion and promote the SGWR exhibit and other Science North programs
  • Work with a variety of audiences
  • Support the hosting partner attractions to deliver quality Science North informal science experiences.
Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Fluency in English & French
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent time management skills

The Successful candidates should have experience in program development and delivery and be science focused with a formal background and/or equivalent experience in science and/or related field.

In addition to the above skills, successful candidates must be comfortable with public presentations, working in a fast-paced environment and managing multiple priorities. Training will take place in Sault Ste. Marie (accommodation and expenses covered where applicable). The successful candidates will have the ability to work full-time hours with some evening/weekend work. The position requires a valid driver’s license reflecting a 3-year safe driving record.

This is a contract position from August to December 2021.  $17.69/hour

How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

Please apply through our website:

https://can60.dayforcehcm.com/CandidatePortal/en-US/sciencenorth/Posting/View/98

An early application represents your best opportunity for consideration. Science North is committed to an inclusive workplace and invites applications from all qualified individuals to join our diverse team. Accommodations are available upon request in all aspects of Science North’s selection process. We thank all interested candidates; only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Science North is a registered charity.
Science North is an agency of the Government of Ontario.

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