Assistant Lighthouse Keeper ID: 58309

Deadline Date: 2019/03/29

Location: Thunder Bay

Canadian Lighthouses of Lake Superior Inc. (CLLS) is a not for profit organization developing tourism destination at the Porphyry, Trowbridge and Number Ten Lighthouses on Lake Superior. The organization is seeking four students who are enrolled in a college or university program and will be returning to school in the fall.

Posting Date:
 Thunder Bay
 212 Miles Street East, Suite 202
Start Date:
Number of positions:
Days of work:
 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
 Art, Culture, Recreation and Sport
- The main duties of the summer student will be to ensure that all lighthouse guests have an opportunity to access, understand, participate, and further explore the lighthouse station and surroundings.
- The student may also be asked to assist the lighthouse organization with day-to-day administrative tasks, and yard works.
- Work occasionally will take place at other lighthouse stations such as Trowbridge,  Number Ten & also at our new attraction in Thunder Bay.
- Help to operate a lighthouse meet and greet tourists and guests
- Provide orientation tours to guests
- Help develop interpretive programming
- Assist with community events track and enter data to daily log
- share attractions: mini museum, gallery and tower with tourists
- do a research project of your own choosing
- returning to school in the fall
- some local knowledge of the area history
- drivers license to get to the Silver Islet dock
- desire to learn more about regional lighthouse trends
- understanding on how to orient visitors to an attraction
- basic first aid, CPR (optional)
 As you will be working on a Lake Superior Island during the summer months, room and board will be covered during your term of employment.
Closing Date/Apply by:
How To Apply:
 If interested send us your resume & cover letter. Explain in your cover letter why you are motivated to work for the summer term at Canadian Lighthouse of Lake Superior. Email us

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Paul Morralee
Position Title:
 Managing Director
Company Name:
 Canadian Lighthouses of Lake Superior
 212 Miles Street East, Suite 202
 Thunder Bay
Postal Code:
 P7C 1J6
 (807) 472-5190
Web Address:

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