Fort Edmonton Park – Recreation Facility Crew Leader

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Job Number : 32671 At Fort Edmonton Park we strive to transport our guests into the past leaving them with memories they will cherish. Many animals call our Fort home and they are an integral part of our visitor experience. We are looking for someone who is passionate about animal care and welfare to work with and look after our …

Blue Collar Cat Program

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As part of our chemical-free rodent control initiative, we’re excited to welcome a few new furry friends to our pest management team here at Fort Edmonton Park! These kitty exterminators are part of the Blue Collar Cat program, which relocates feral cats from Animal Care & Control Centre (ACCC) to City of Edmonton facilities as an alternative to euthanasia. At …

Food and Beverage Supervisor

Seasonal Job opportunities

The Food & Beverage Supervisor is responsible for ensuring that our guest’s expectation in all of our food and beverage areas is exceeded. Through hands on work with our service team and other members of our leadership team, the food & beverage supervisor is responsible for a high quality experience from beginning to end in the following areas:  Banquets, A …

Food & Beverage Server

Seasonal Job opportunities

At Fort Edmonton Park we strive to transport our guests into the past leaving them with memories they will cherish. As a member of our Food & Beverage team, you will have the opportunity and training to enhance the story of Edmonton for the thousands of guests that will pass through our gates this coming summer. Our team is passionate …

Hotel Selkirk Team Members (Seasonal)

Seasonal Job opportunities

At Fort Edmonton Park we strive to transport our guests into the past leaving them with memories they will cherish. As a member of our Hotel Selkirk Team Members, you will have the opportunity and training to enhance the story of Edmonton for the thousands of guests that will pass through our gates this coming summer. Our team is passionate …

Seasonal Sewist (fixed-term)

Seasonal Job opportunities

  We are looking for two experienced Sewists to assist with costuming for our busy summer season. Our contract Sewists, under the direction of the Costuming Coordinator, will work closely with the Costuming Assistant and department Volunteers to alter and maintain costumes, build stock costume pieces and assist with the moving of historical costumes between locations.   If you’re a …

Edmontonians in the Spotlight: Katherine Hughes

1905 Street, 2018 International Women's Day, Edmontonians In The Spotlight

Women in Journalism Part II: Katherine Hughes By Keltie MacKenzie In continuation of our series of Women in Journalism, we move from Gertrude Balmer-Watt to her friend and colleague, Katherine Hughes. Hughes would go on to be a highly controversial figure in the politics of the British Empire, though she had rather humble beginnings. Born in P.E.I. in 1876, daughter …

Edmontonians in the Spotlight: Gertrude Balmer-Watt

1905 Street, 2018 International Women's Day, Edmontonians In The Spotlight

Women in Journalism Part 1: Gertrude Balmer-Watt By: Keltie MacKenzie At Fort Edmonton Park we need no prompting to explore some of Alberta’s famous historical women. Alberta has an impressive list of valiant women, perhaps most notably the “Famous Five” who were instrumental in the groundbreaking Persons Case and women’s rights in Canada. Edmonton can also lay claim to having …

Fort Edmonton Park Releases Enhancement Project Operations Optimization Plan

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Edmonton, AB – March 5, 2018 Fort Edmonton Park is getting ready for a 165 million dollar enhancement that will offer exciting new experiences for Edmontonians and visitors. The update will include an upgrade of the existing underground utilities, a new front entry plaza and admissions facility, an expansion of the Selkirk Hotel and the 1920s Midway, plus the addition …

Educator Advisory Committee Application

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Be a part of developing your best field trip! Fort Edmonton Park is building an Educator Advisory Committee to help create the most educational, immersive and fun education programs that a museum can offer. We are seeking 5-7 educators from all fields and subjects to contribute to our current and future field trip experiences. We want to be as relevant …

Chef de Partie (Pastry)

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From delightful desserts in Johnson’s Café, to heritage baking in the Jasper House Hotel and elaborate creations for our catering department, our kitchens are always busy delivering top quality products to all of our guests. Our Chef de Partie helps prepare all pastries, baking, and desserts per guest and internal order from all outlets in accordance with production requirements and …

Edmontonians in the Spotlight: Annie May Jackson

Edmontonians In The Spotlight

By Keltie MacKenzie Edmonton boasts an incredible record of women making history. From the Famous Five to the Founders of the Canadian Women’s Press Club and beyond, an incredible amount of progress in women’s rights has been made here along our river valley. One such trailblazer who needs to be mentioned is Canada’s first female police officer, Annie May Jackson. …

Hockey Night on Christmas

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A special holiday blog from volunteer Kate Ziebinski. Photos courtesy of the Provincial Archives of Alberta. We are in the midst of another busy Christmas and Holiday season here in snow-covered Edmonton. Busybodies are finishing (or starting) their Christmas shopping, frantically running from store to store trying to locate that one impossible-to-find gift that Santa had promised would be under the …

Getting Crafty with Volunteer Stephanie

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For many of our volunteers, Christmas is a time to become crafty: get out the yarn, papers, paints and tools, and create something majestic. Certainly, that is the case for Stephanie Huolt who is taking her craftiness to the next level as our volunteer team lead for craft at this year’s Christmas Reflections event. Stephanie got started volunteering at Fort …