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Engine Operators - Robert Steele Exhibition

  • Location: Fremantle WA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage
  • Time Required

    Year round, seven days a week 10am -3pm 6 hr shifts Particularly needed on a weekend

  • Type of work
    • Tour Guides, Information & Heritage
    • Trades & Maintenance
  • Training

    on site

  • Requirements
    • National Police Certificate *

    Interest in history and marine engines.

    * May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.

The collection hosts a suite of steam engines which are able to be operated with compressed air. Engine Operators are required to undergo safety training and adhere to stringent procedures when operating the engines and presenting their stories to visitors.

Front of House volunteers who work in the Robert Steele Exhibition will need to:

◾engage the public by meeting and greeting visitors in a friendly manner ◾advise visitors of the safety aspects of exhibited engines ◾tour visitors or groups around the exhibition engines ◾adhere to Visitor Service Manager/Supervisors emergency instructions when requested ◾follow proper radio usage ◾always wear fully enclosed foot wear and be neatly dressed whilst on duty ◾be available for various roster times ◾assist visitors with any general inquiries about the Museum ◾direct public to Museum facilities ◾generally inform visitors about the workings of the engines in the exhibition ◾advise their line manager if they are not able to attend a shift ◾make themselves available for informal interviews and assessment as required ◾play a part in mentoring programs for new volunteers

You can not apply for this role as it is no longer available.