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New application deadline 16 February 2018! We are looking for positive, knowledgeable, orderly and committed people with different ages, backgrounds and skills, who can help give our audience good experiences.

Bymuseet i Bergen is looking for committed, service-minded and versatile seasonal hosts for a rotation scheme at Bergenhus Fortress, Bryggens Museum, Bryggen Guiding, Hordamuseet, Lepra Museum, Damsgård Hovedgård, Alvøen Hovedbygning and Gamle Bergen Museum. The city museum’s nine museums together have approx. 200,000 visitors a year.

We are looking for positive, knowledgeable, orderly and committed people with different ages, backgrounds and skills, who can help give our audience good experiences.

All our employees are expected to have:

  • Pleasure of associating with other people
  • Good oral language skills (English and Norwegian are a prerequisite)
  • Good communication skills
  • Interest in and knowledge of museums and Bergen’s history
  • Good collaboration skills, positive service attitude and representative qualities
  • Structured and tidy way of working

All our employees are expected to have:

  1. Pleasure of associating with other people
  2. Good oral language skills (English and Norwegian are a prerequisite)

Applicants are encouraged to request a workplace, but the City Museum reserves the right to dispose of staff resources according to the City Museum’s needs. Read more about the individual workplaces below. For further information about our museums, please refer to our website: www.bymuseet.

Working hours, workload and vacancy rate vary and will include weekend work (excluding garden help). This season we are also looking for hosts who are only interested in weekend shifts. Binding shift schedules are set up for the entire summer season. Attempts to take a holiday will be taken into account. In some arenas, a suit is required.

We offer an exciting and varied working day in a good collegial environment. Salary according to tariff. Placement as Officer in position code 1078 according to the National Agreement for museums and other cultural institutions, Virke. Applicants under the age of 18 are not considered.

Send application via electronic form, by 16 February 2018. Application form – click here.

Questions about positions and the application process can be directed to post@bymuseet.no.