Light House Job Opportunities


This position is being supported by the federal Canada Summer Jobs program. As such, applicants must be between the ages of 15 and 30 at the time of applying.

Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Posting Date: June 15th, 2022
Deadline to Apply: June 26th, 2022

Statement of Intention:

Light House Arts Centre (“Light House”) is committed to ensuring that our team reflects the extraordinary diversity of the City of Halifax on stage, behind the scenes, in our audiences and in the boardroom. We are proud to be an intentionally inclusive employer.

We encourage applications from African Nova Scotians, Aboriginal People, and other racially visible persons, and persons with disabilities. If you are a member of one of the equity groups you are encouraged to self-identify in your cover letter or your resume.

Light House is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Nova Scotia Accessibility Act. We will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.

What is Light House Arts Centre?

Light House Arts Centre is a new arts incubator in downtown Halifax. With facilities ranging from a Television Studio to a Performance Hall to offices, coworking space and meeting spaces, Light House is an arts hub and a foundation for connecting and activating local and regional arts activity. Our programs and activities include performances and showcases, television and film recording, talks, gatherings and daily work for arts sector workers, and Light House GO, our online streaming service focused all on Atlantic Canadian Arts & Culture Content.

Responsibilities including (but not limited to):

  • Event Setup & Event Tear Down
  • Ticket Scanning
  • Coat Check Services
  • Occasional supply runs, errands
  • Bar Support
  • Occasional Technical Support

This position is an 8-week work term, with at least 30 hours per week (sometimes more), with the possibility of permanent employment after the term ends. Hours of work will vary, and will include days, evenings, and weekends.

Compensation: $18.00/hr

Please send your cover letter and résumé to Dave Prime, Facilities and Events Operations Manager, at by 11:59 PM on June 26, 2022.