Employment and Volunteer Opportunities for Students and Recent Grads
Architecture Student

The Historic Resources Branch of MB Sport, Culture and Heritage is looking for an architecture student to hire for the summer (6 weeks) through the government's STEP Services Program.

  • Report to Senior Heritage Conservation Officer on grant-funded heritage building conservation work at various heritage sites within the province; create photographic records of the planned, on-going and completed work. 60%
  • Create, update and amalgamate various digital and hard copy records related to individual heritage sites within the province. 40%

If interested in this position, please register for the STEP program at the following link:

Posted: July 7, 2020

Heritage Interpretive Guide

We are seeking to hire a student to work as a Heritage Interpretive Tour Guide, who will be responsible for the delivery of the Exchange District Walking Tour Program during our summer season.


  • Deliver walking and food tours to pre-arranged groups and drop in guests; or work with Strategic Projects Coordinator to develop alternatives for in-person tours, as appropriate considering COVID-19 developments
  • Learn four distinct 1.5-hour tour scripts and up to four 1-hour “specialty theme tours” 

  • Assist with tour marketing and promotional activities
  • Attain sound knowledge of the commemorative integrity statement and the historical themes of 
the Exchange District National Historic Site


  • Acquire extensive knowledge of tour scripts and ancillary information
  • Lead groups on walking tours providing an enthusiastic, accurate, courteous, friendly, and enjoyable narrative to participants
  • Properly and accurately account for monies collected from tour participants


  • The proven ability to perform as an effective public speaker
  • The ability to communicate in English is necessary. French is an asset
  • The flexibility to work weekdays, weekends, split shifts and in inclement weather
  • Full-time student during the preceding semester, intending to return next semester
  • Canadian Citizen, permanent resident, or have refugee status in Canada
  • Between ages of 16 and 30

Period of Employment: June 29 - September 11
Classification: Seasonal / Full-time
Wage: $14.25 per hour

Please submit cover letter and resume, combined into a single document, to Strategic Initiatives Coordinator Sandy Klowak at klowak@exchangedistrict.org

See link for full details: The Exchange District Biz Job Posting

Posted: June 23, 2020

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University of Manitoba Career Services

If you would like to post an employment opportunity for Faculty of Architecture students or recent grads please email information to:

Philippa Alexiuk
Please include description of position, contact information and "post until" or closing date (in the email, doc or pdf).