Current Opportunities

The HBA is currently recruiting for: 

 

 

Seasonal Event Staff

We are currently recruiting part-time/casual staff to facilitate over 22 private functions and community events at the Hubbards Barn this season.

Duties include: Positively representing the HBA during rentals, set-up and tear-down of events, working closely with Event and Market Manager to facilitate a smooth experience for our clientele.

Candidates should be able to do moderate lifting up to 50lbs, have great communication skills, enjoy working with groups of people, must be available Thursday – Sunday from mid-May until the end of October and have a positive attitude. Customer service experience is preferred but not necessary.

Paid Training sessions will be held in late April. 

Compensation is $20/hour as a contract employee.

HBA is committed to diversity in the workplace.

Please send resume and cover letter to events@hubbardsbarn.org 

Barn and Event Facilitator (Student Position)

 

Position Title: Barn and Event Facilitator

 

Eligibility: Must have been a registered full-time student during the

preceding academic year and intend to return to school

full-time in the next academic year

 

Organization Name: Hubbards Barn Association (HBA)

 

Reports to: Market Manager

 

Job Location: Hubbards, Nova Scotia

Employment Term: Summer: 30 hours per week for 13 weeks

 

Job Objective:

The Summer Assistant will actively help the volunteer Board of Directors, as well as

the hired Custodians and Market Manager with Barn events, Farm Market, promotions and

marketing, property and garden maintenance, and Barn rentals.

 

Qualifications, Skills, and Experience:

The ideal candidate for this job:

✓ Is enrolled in a post secondary education program

✓ Has the use of a laptop computer

✓ Holds a valid drivers license and has the use of a vehicle

✓ Has good oral and written (including online) communication skills

✓ Can work well independently as well as in groups

✓ Has good organizational skills

✓ Has good problem solving skills

    Additionally, the following experience would be an asset:

✓ Property and garden maintenance experience

✓ Experience working with volunteer-run community organizations

✓ Experience coordinating events

✓ Knowledge of using social media to effectively market and promote events

✓ Experience with research and feasibility projects

Please email resume and Cover Letter to: Admin@hubbardsbarn.org