Join Us

Are you interested in a fulfilling career at the world's largest fur trade post? Fort William Historical Park offers employment opportunities in a wide variety of fields and disciplines at Ontario's premier heritage attraction.

Fort William Historical Park is operated by the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport, and is part of the Ontario Public Service (OPS). As a member of the OPS, you'll join more than 60,000 other employees who are working together to make our province a better place to live and work.

We're looking for CREATIVE and ENERGETIC people to JOIN OUR TEAM!

Help celebrate our 50th anniversary! Join a team of creative minds and try something new this summer.


Apply Today

Send a completed Employment Application Form and resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or drop them off at Fort William Historical Park's Visitor Centre located at 1350 King Road, Thunder Bay, Ontario, P7K 1L6. For more information, call (807) 473-2337.


Opportunities Include:

  • Education and Day Camp programming
  • Historical interpretation by costumed staff
  • Historic collections and costuming
  • Sharing Indigenous heritage and culture
  • Site maintenance and housekeeping
  • Visitor admissions and transportation

Do you have any special skills or interests, such as:

  • Languages (i.e., French, Anishinaabemowin/Ojibway, German)
  • Drama or public speaking
  • Customer Services
  • Indigenous cultural skills
  • Canadian history
  • Science, technology, math, or astronomy
  • Outdoor recreation
  • Certifications in swimming, ORCKA, First Aid, or CPR
  • Working with children
  • Farm animal care
  • Gardening
  • Cash handling
  • Artisan skills (i.e., baking, woodworking, sewing)
  • Play a musical instrument (i.e., fiddle, bagpipes)

The Ontario Public Service is an equal opportunity employer. We will accommodate your needs under the Ontario Human Rights Code. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Successful candidates may be required to undergo a satisfactory Vulnerable Sector check prior to commencement of employment.