Monday, October 10, 2016

Employment Opportunity

 

JOB POSTING

Title: Museum Assistant

Location: Hudson’s Hope, B.C., Canada

Status: Seasonal Full-time (May 16th – August 31rd , 2014)

Hours: 35 hours/week- $15H

Deadline for Application: Please submit by April 25th, 2014

The mission of the HH Museum Society is to be the memory of the community by preserving and interpreting its history.

 

Job Description:

The HH Museum Society is seeking a Museum Assistant for a temporary full-time position. This position is subject to grant funding by Young Canada Works Program. More details can be obtained at their website http://www.pch.gc.ca/ycw-jct/guide/101-eng.cfm. The successful candidate will assist in museum interpretations, educational tours, research, collections inventory, collections care and documentation, cataloging, database work, event planning and public programming. The Museum Assistant will work closely with the Collections Manager.

Qualifications:

Requirement

·         A student currently enrolled in a post-secondary program and who intends to return to full-time studies in the fall.

·         Canadian citizen between the ages of 16 – 30 and registered on the Young Canada Works candidate inventory.

Skills

·         Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Past Perfect software is preferred

·         High level of written and oral skills

·         Exceptional communication skills to confidently explain information and converse with the public

·         Strong organizational skills to effectively process all paperwork/collections

·         Experience with event planning

·         Demonstrate enthusiasm and a willingness to learn museum procedures

·         Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

If you are interested in this opportunity, please forward your resume to Elinor Morrissey at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or mail to Hudson’s Hope Museum, PO Box 98, Hudson’s Hope, BC, V0C 1V0.

Phone: 250-783-5735 Fax: 250-783-5770

We thank all those who apply, however only candidates selected will be contacted.