Shaw Centre for the Salish Sea - Sidney Business Improvement Area Society

Shaw Centre for the Salish Sea

Shaw Centre for the Salish Sea, located on the beautiful waterfront of the Salish Sea in Sidney, BC, is a registered charitable organization and community leader in science and cultural learning. Connecting the public with the Salish Sea Bioregion and its ecosystems through engagement, knowledge and awareness, the Centre offers an interactive and informative experience to young and old – welcoming 80,000 visitors a year. Over 3,500 animals in their natural habitats – wolf eels, sea stars, salmon, and a giant Pacific octopus make up over 160 species offering a real life, face-to-face learning experience.

The Shaw Centre for the Salish Sea is owned and operated by the New Marine Centre Society, a registered charitable society. Our mission is to create experiences that engage people to learn about, explore and conserve the Salish Sea Bioregion – its wildlife, waters, land, culture, and people.

Open Jobs

  • Retail & Visitor Experience Manager

    • Full Time
    • Permanent
    • Job Description:

      The Centre is searching for a dedicated and enthusiastic leader to fill the following position - Retail and Visitor Experience Manager. This will be a full-time (37.5 hours/week) management position requiring one weekend day. The successful candidate will oversee and manage all operations of the admissions desk as well as the retail space. S/He will work closely with the rest of the management team to ensure a high quality experience for all of our visitors, and will report directly to the Director, Volunteer & Business Development. The annual salary range is $39,000-42,000 based on experience, plus extended health care benefits after three months.
      The Retail and Visitor Experience Manager will bring a strong managerial background, visitor service-oriented approach, experience with retail purchasing and a talent for sourcing local and sustainable products that reflect the Centre’s mission. Ideally, the candidate will have the qualifications and experience listed in the posting.

    • Wage/Salary: $39,000-42,000 Annually + benefits
    • Start date: 12/05/2019
    • Downloads: RVEM-JOB-POSTING-April-2019.pdf
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