Cultural Services Leader - City of Delta

One of the sunniest regions in BC's Lower Mainland, Delta embraces three unique communities - Ladner, North Delta and Tsawwassen.  The City of Delta is looking for dedicated individuals to join our team and share in our commitment to lead the way in public service excellence.

Cultural Services Leader

The City of Delta is looking for a dynamic and professional individual to fill a front line position that will greet and welcome guests and volunteers at the Discovery Centre.

Responsibilities include:

  • Greeting and welcoming guests to the Discovery Centre; communicating with and supporting volunteers; and explaining the facility and how to engage with the physical artifacts and digital components.
  • Performing reception duties, such as answering telephones, responding to e-mails, and visitor and exhibitor inquiries; and opens and closes the facility.
  • Promoting self-guided tours; leading school and public programs; sourcing content from exhibitors; and assisting in facility, exhibit and program promotions.
  • Assist and monitor exhibit set up and take down; performing minor janitorial maintenance such as cleaning displays, display cases, and electronic components; and maintaining the cleanliness of the archives and vault.
  • Assist with special events, including planning and preparation, set up and take down; provides input to program planning and development; assists in the preparation and types promotional material; photocopies materials for distribution and ensures adequate stock of supplies.
  • Processing and digitizing collection items; and packing and unpacking artifacts.
  • Performs related work as required.

Candidates must have the following certifications:

  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s Licence for the Province of British Columbia
  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Level C
  • AED (Automated External Defibrillator) Training Certificate
  • Completion of Grade 12, supplemented by courses related to arts, culture and heritage and some related experience working in a recreational or cultural services setting; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

The City of Delta provides a competitive salary of $22.98 - $26.87 per hour. Interested applicants are requested to apply online at, to competition number #22-157 EX by December 31, 2022.

Protecting the health and safety of our community and employees remains our number one priority. The City of Delta is committed to taking every precaution reasonable in the circumstances to protect the health and safety of workers from the hazard of COVID-19. The City has implemented a vaccination policy for all employees.

All new employees with the City of Delta are required to provide proof of vaccination from COVID-19, as a condition of employment. The City of Delta will evaluate and accommodate employees who are unable to be vaccinated against COVID- 19 either through medical or human rights exemptions.

Applications will be reviewed as received, and interviews may occur prior to the posted closing date. Some postings may be closed earlier than advertised based on volume of applicants.

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those under consideration will be contacted.
Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets must be submitted with your application. Preferred candidates will be required to submit a Police Information Check.

Organization: City of Delta
Location: Delta, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Arts & Cultural Services, Heritage
Posted: October 11, 2022, 10:41 am
Expires: December 31, 2022, 4:30 pm

Employment Type: Part Time
Employment Length: Casual
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $22.98 to $26.87 Hour

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