Thursday, February 20, 2014

Staff Astronomer, Nova Scotia Wilderness Resort

Nova Scotia Wilderness Resort seeks Staff Astronomer for Night Outings and Sky Safaris.
May – November, 2014 (min. 3 month commitment)
Trout Point Lodge ( has a position for someone with enthusiasm and knowledge about the night sky.
The staff astronomer will provide night time outings for guests to orient lodge guest under the stars and to teach the importance/context of astronomy. The Lodge is adjacent to the Tobeatic Wilderness Area and has some of North America's darkest night skies.
Additional income can be earned by working in other departments, such as waiting, kitchen, housekeeping, and/or reception. Room & board provided. Staff acommodation includes satellite television, free Canada wide calling and wifi.
The position will commence around May 15, 2014 and last for at least 3 months. The ideal candidate will stay until November 1, 2014. Excellent communication skills, team spirit, and willingness to work in a wilderness location required.
Please send a resume and cover letter by email to .
Trout Point Lodge of Nova Scotia.

bachelors degree useful though if the applicant is knowledgable of the subject matter not necessary