Curatorial Assistant

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 880719791
  • Posted Date: May 9, 2024
  • Closing Date: Jul 29, 2024
  • Company: Billy Bishop Museum, A National Historic Site
  • Category: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Business Location:948 3rd Avenue West, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 4P6
  • Views 1
0 Applications

Job Details

  • Experience: Not required
  • Opening Positions: 1
  • Remuneration: $16.55 per hour / 35 hours per week
  • Commencement Date: 2024-05-27to2024-09-13
  • Education: College certificate or diploma from 1 to 2 years
  • How to apply: email to [email protected]

Job Description

Tasks

  • Prepare reports
  • Assist in the research, handling and storage of artifacts
  • Classify and assign registration numbers to artifacts and supervise inventory control
  • Conduct guided tours of museums, gallery exhibitions and historical, heritage and other sites, answer inquiries and provide information
  • Construct displays and dioramas, build models, install artifacts in displays and prepare artifacts for storage and shipping
  • Protect and care for cultural artifacts and collections during exhibitions, while in transit and in storage

Security and safety

  • Bondable

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Handling heavy loads

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Initiative
  • Organized
  • Team player

Benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available