Employment Update

As you may have heard, the Park is currently undergoing an enhancement project that will make our space an even more exciting and memorable destination for our visitors. Unfortunately, because of this enhancement phase, the Park is not currently operating to full capacity and we cannot take on as many employees or volunteers as we would in a normal season.Recruitment will ramp back up in 2021 – please stay tuned!

Working At Fort Edmonton Park

The opportunities at Fort Edmonton Park are fun and rewarding, as everyone comes together to help bring history to life. We offer positions for all ages and experience levels across a wide range of fields and interests. With seasonal, full-time, and part-time opportunities available, you can work behind the scenes or be front and centre with our visitors from all over the world.

We are committed to increasing the diversity of our team to better reflect the diversity of the guests we serve. We encourage applications from individuals whose backgrounds or interests align with this commitment, especially candidates from visible minorities, indigenous backgrounds, and people with disabilities.

Full-Time Employment

As a City of Edmonton entity, Fort Edmonton Park is operated by the Fort Edmonton Management Company. The bulk of our public-facing operations are seasonal, but it takes a year-round team to keep the Park running smoothly. We offer careers in operations management, marketing, programming, Indigenous relations, administration, and a number of other fields.

Part-Time & Seasonal Employment

Every season, Fort Edmonton Park brings in visitors from far and wide who come for interactive entertainment and to learn the story of Edmonton. We pride ourselves in offering authentic historic experiences for everyone who comes through our gates, whether they have travelled across the city or across the globe to spend their time with us.

We have positions for those that:

• love working outdoors
• are interested in being costumed interpreters
• are skilled in customer service
• want to work in the food and beverage operations
• like working with animals
• have maintenance backgrounds

Volunteer Positions

Fort Edmonton Park is a treasured not-for-profit destination that shares the history of Edmonton in a wholesome, interactive way. If you’re passionate about Edmonton, why not put your time towards helping the community flourish? Fort Edmonton Park often requires volunteers to help with community happenings, special events, and general needs around the Park.

Get involved with:

• Bringing historic characters to life
• Cultivating heritage gardens
• Sharing your heritage skills and trades like blacksmithing, sewing, carpentry, automobile maintenance, boat-building, musical performance, baking and more
• Supporting and enjoying live theatre by creating costumes and building exhibits
• Fundraising
• Researching
• Enriching special events

Listen to our Podcast on Volunteering at Fort Edmonton Park, courtesy of Laura Nichol:

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