Museum Gallery Interpreter

Organization Details
Organization Name: Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada
Address: 2088 Wellington Avenue
Winnipeg MB  R3H 1C5
Organizational Description: The Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada is a non-profit dedicated to preserving the history of aviation in Western Canada. Showcasing 27 aircraft and many unique artefacts presented from a story-driven approach, the museum is designed to educate, inspire and entertain.

RAMWC seeks to honor and commemorate the history of Indigenous Peoples and aviation in Western Canada while engaging with the complex history of travel, trade and relationships in this place. It is committed to the calls to actions of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and facilitating a safe place for reconciliation to occur.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 4260
Description of Duties: Working with the Visitor Experience team, the volunteer will interact with visitors in the galleries of RAMWC. The volunteer will foster a welcoming and friendly environment and offer information on the artefacts and aviation history. Training is provided.


Interact with museum visitors
Ensure the safety of visitors and artifacts
Gather visitor feedback
Working with museum staff and other supervisors to promote a positive RAMWC visitor experience
Assist with special events
Other visitor services roles if needed
Skills Required: Requirements

Enjoys interacting with diverse groups, including children
A positive attitude, strong interpersonal skills, a real people person
A problem-solver who can adapt to meet the needs of varying interests
Strong interest and understanding of Canadian aviation history
Able to work independently and in a team setting
Strong time management skills
Successful result in a Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Search
Skills Gained/Related Careers: -Communication Skills
-Customer Service Skills
-Decision Making Skills
-Knowledge of Canadian Aviation History
-Networking Opportunity
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:

Museum is open seven days a week.
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Fulfilling volunteer hours for school credit
Uses a mobility device
French speaking / Bilingual (French and English)
Speaks another language (other than French or English): Chinese, Tagalog, and others
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Museum Volunteer Benefits are still being confirmed
How to Apply: Email:
Closing Date: Dec 31, 2023
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