Seasonal student job: Reception and boutique agent

Emploi saisonnier : Préposé.e au service à la clientèle

The Musée de la Gaspésie is a regional museum whose mission is to preserve and promote the history, heritage and culture of the Gaspé. We rely on a team of passionate professionals who share the same objective: to offer Museum visitors a unique experience related to the history, heritage and culture of the Gaspé!


Under the authority of the General Manager, the Reception and Boutique Agent performs all or part of all of the following functions:

  • Receive, inform and guide visitors regarding the services of the Museum and the exhibits presented;
  • Issue tickets, manage reservations by phone, online or directly with the visitor on site;
  • Use the cash register to collect payments;
  • Plan, create and carry out the store's product display on a regular basis;
  • Participate and collaborate in the running of events;
  • Other Items: Perform any related tasks.


Candidates must be eligible for the Canada Summer Jobs program, i.e. be between the ages of 15 and 30, or Young Canada Works, i.e. have been a full-time student at the winter 2021 and plan to return there, full-time, in the fall 2021 semester.

  • Ability to speak fluently in both official languages ​​(French and English);
  • Have knowledge and a strong interest in Gaspé history, heritage and culture;
  • Have customer service skills;
  • Have an interest in local artisans and products;
  • Be able to organize a schedule and manage reservations;
  • Be a dynamic, responsible, versatile, autonomous and creative person;
  • Like teamwork and have initiative.


  • $14 per hour;
  • 35 hours per week;
  • Variable schedule (including evenings and weekends);
  • Start: May - June

The Musée de la Gaspésie applies an equal access program and invites women, aboriginals, visible minorities, ethnic minorities and people with disabilities to apply.

The application file must be sent no later than April 23, 2021 to the attention of Mrs. Katherine Yockell, responsible for animation, by email at or by mail at the following address, 80, boulevard de Gaspe, Gaspe (Quebec), G4X 1A9.

Photo: Mathieu Dupuis
Gaspésie Museum