Summer Employment

Visitor Experiences Assistant

The Orillia Museum of Art & History seeks a post-secondary student to fill the position of Visitor Experiences Assistant for the summer. 
Eligible candidates will be a student returning to post-secondary education, preferably in a related field (Library or Museum Studies, History, Arts, Education, Communications).  This position is limited to students or recent graduates who meet the Young Canada Works program’s set criteria and have registered with the online database at www.youngcanadaworks.gc.ca.  Advanced computer skills are required, while familiarity with database applications, and in particular Veevart (Salesforce) is a definite asset.  Photography skills are an asset.   Applicant must be able to work independently with good clerical accuracy, and have the ability to organize and plan.  Time management is also required.  Applicant must have excellent English skills, including excellent verbal and writing abilities.  Applicant must have excellent customer service skills and a pleasant manner.  Experience with social media is expected.  Police check, including a Vulnerable Sector Screening check are required. 
 
Length of position:  15 weeks 
# of positions: 1  
Hours/Week:  35   Salary: $14/hr 
 
The Orillia Museum of Art & History is an equal opportunity employer and has in place a Human Resources Policy that it follows with regard to hiring practices for applicants and the participation of the Government of Canada’s job equity groups. 
 
Deadline for application for this position is Friday, April 3, 2020 by 4pm.  Applications may be submitted, in confidence, by e-mail to the attention of: 
 
Ninette Gyorody 
Orillia Museum of Art & History 
30 Peter Street S. 
Orillia, ON 
L3V 5A9 
Tel: (705) 326-2159 x101 
 
 
Please note that the job has not yet been created and is subject to the availability of funding through the Young Canada Works program.

 

Engagement Assistant

The Orillia Museum of Art & History seeks a post-secondary student to fill the position of Engagement Assistant for the summer. The candidate will be expected to assist with and facilitate community and education programs.  The candidate may also be required to assist museum staff and volunteers with various functions of a not-for profit heritage organization, including, but not limited to, fundraising, administration, museum store procedures and displays, point-of-sale use, and promotion of the museum. 
 
Eligible candidates will be a student returning to post-secondary education, preferably in a related field (Archival, Library or Museum Studies, History or Arts and/or Education).  This position is limited to students or recent graduates who meet the Young Canada Works program’s set criteria and have registered with the online database at www.youngcanadaworks.gc.ca.  Intermediate computer skills are required, while familiarity with database applications, design and website applications, are a definite asset.  Applicant must be able to work independently with good clerical accuracy, and have the ability to organize and plan.  Time management is also required.  Must have impeccable interpersonal skills and the ability to engage and motivate others.  Knowledge of artistic techniques, materials and best teaching practices an asset.  Must have excellent English skills, including good verbal and excellent writing abilities, oral French language skills are an asset.  Must have excellent customer service skills and a pleasant manner.
Applicant will need a recent (within the last year) clean police check including a Vulnerable Sector check.
 
Length of position:  15 weeks 
# of positions: 1  
Hours/Week:  40   Salary: $14/hr 
 
The Orillia Museum of Art & History is an equal opportunity employer and has in place a Human Resources Policy that it follows with regard to hiring practices for applicants and the participation of the Government of Canada’s job equity groups. 
 
Deadline for application for this position is Friday, April 3, 2020 by 4pm.  Applications may be submitted, in confidence, by e-mail to the attention of: 
 
Ninette Gyorody 
Orillia Museum of Art & History 
30 Peter Street S. 
Orillia, ON 
L3V 5A9 
Tel: (705) 326-2159 x101 
 
 
Please note that the job has not yet been created and is subject to the availability of funding through the Young Canada Works program.
 

Collections Assistant

The Orillia Museum of Art & History seeks a post-secondary student to fill the position of Collections Assistant for the summer. The candidate will be expected to accession, describe and catalogue a large collection of archival materials and photographs for the museum collection and online database. Appropriate storage of the collection will form a part of the position, and requires the use of preventive conservation methods and techniques.    The candidate will also support the curatorial team with research. Eligible candidates will be a student returning to post-secondary education, preferably in a related field (Archival, Library or Museum Studies, History, Fine Arts, or Anthropology.  This position is limited to students who meet the Young Canada Works program’s set criteria and have registered with the online database at www.youngcanadaworks.gc.ca.  Advanced computer skills are required, while familiarity with database applications, and in particular PastPerfect Museum Software is a definite asset.  Photography skills are an asset.   Applicant must be able to work independently with good clerical accuracy, and have the ability to organize and plan.  Time management is also required.  Applicant must have excellent English skills, including excellent verbal and writing abilities.  Applicant must have excellent customer service skills and a pleasant manners.  Police checks, including a Vulnerable Sector Screening check are required. 
 
Length of position:  15 weeks 
# of positions: 1  
Hours/Week:  35   Salary: $14/hr 
 
The Orillia Museum of Art & History is an equal opportunity employer and has in place a Human Resources Policy that it follows with regard to hiring practices for applicants and the participation of the Government of Canada’s job equity groups. 
 
Deadline for application for this position is Friday, April 3, 2020 by 4pm.  Applications may be submitted, in confidence, by e-mail to the attention of: 
 
Ninette Gyorody 
Orillia Museum of Art & History 
30 Peter Street S. 
Orillia, ON 
L3V 5A9 
Tel: (705) 326-2159 x101 
 
 
Please note that the job has not yet been created and is subject to the availability of funding through the Young Canada Works program.

 

Curatorial Assistant

The Orillia Museum of Art & History seeks a post-secondary student to fill the position of Curatorial Assistant. The ideal applicant will be a student returning to post-secondary education, preferably in a related field (Library or Museum and/or Gallery Studies, History, Arts, Education, Communications). This position is limited to students who meet the Young Canada Works program’s set criteria and have registered with the online database at www.youngcanadaworks.gc.ca. Intermediate computer skills are required, while familiarity with database applications, and in particular PastPerfect Museum Software, are a definite asset. Applicant must be able to work well with diverse groups of individuals, and have the ability to organize, plan, and meet set goals. Past experience with exhibition design and/or installation is an asset. Must have excellent English skills, including good verbal and excellent writing abilities and be comfortable with public speaking, have excellent customer service skills and a pleasant manner. Basic French language skills are an asset. Time management is also required.
Applicant must have excellent English skills, including excellent verbal and writing abilities. Applicant must have excellent customer service skills and a pleasant manner. Police checks, including a Vulnerable Sector Screening check are required.
Length of position: 15 weeks
# of positions: 1
Hours/Week: 35 Salary: $14/hr
The Orillia Museum of Art & History is an equal opportunity employer and has in place a Human Resources Policy that it follows with regard to hiring practices 
for applicants and the participation of the Government of Canada’s job equity groups.
Deadline for application for this position is Friday, April 3, 2020 by 4pm. Applications may be submitted, in confidence,by e-mail to the attention of: 
 
Ninette Gyorody 
Orillia Museum of Art & History 
30 Peter Street S. 
Orillia, ON 
L3V 5A9 
Tel: (705) 326-2159 x101 
 
 
Please note that the job has not yet been created and is subject to the availability of funding through the Young Canada Works program.
 

Summer Program Coordinator

The Orillia Museum of Art & History seeks a post-secondary student to fill the position of Summer Program Coordinator for the summer. The candidate will be expected to develop, facilitate and lead community and education programs.  The candidate may also be required to assist museum staff and volunteers with various functions of a not-for profit heritage organization, including, but not limited to, fundraising, administration, museum store procedures and displays, point-of-sale use, and promotion of the museum. 
 
Eligible candidates will be a student returning to post-secondary education, preferably in a related field (Archival, Library or Museum Studies, History or Arts and/or Education).  This position is limited to students or recent graduates who meet the Young Canada Works program’s set criteria and have registered with the online database at www.youngcanadaworks.gc.ca.  Intermediate computer skills are required, while familiarity with database applications, design and website applications, are a definite asset.  Applicant must be able to work independently with good clerical accuracy, and have the ability to organize and plan.  Time management is also required.  Must have impeccable interpersonal skills and the ability to engage and motivate others.  Knowledge of artistic techniques, materials and best teaching practices an asset.  Must have excellent English skills, including good verbal and excellent writing abilities, oral French language skills are an asset.  Must have excellent customer service skills and a pleasant manner.
Applicant will need a recent (within the last year) clean police check including a Vulnerable Sector check.
 
Length of position:  15 weeks 
# of positions: 1  
Hours/Week:  40   Salary: $14/hr 
 
The Orillia Museum of Art & History is an equal opportunity employer and has in place a Human Resources Policy that it follows with regard to hiring practices for applicants and the participation of the Government of Canada’s job equity groups. 
 
Deadline for application for this position is Friday, April 3, 2020 by 4pm.  Applications may be submitted, in confidence, by e-mail to the attention of: 
 
Ninette Gyorody 
Orillia Museum of Art & History 
30 Peter Street S. 
Orillia, ON 
L3V 5A9 
Tel: (705) 326-2159 x101 
 
 
Please note that the job has not yet been created and is subject to the availability of funding through the Young Canada Works program.
 

Digitization Assistant

The Orillia Museum of Art & History seeks a post-secondary student to fill the position of Digitization Assistant for the summer. The candidate will be expected to accession, describe and catalogue a large collection of archival materials and photographs for the museum collection and online database. Appropriate storage of the collection will form a part of the position, and requires the use of preventive conservation methods and techniques. The candidate will also support the curatorial team with research.
 
Eligible candidates will be a student returning to post-secondary education, preferably in a related field (Archival, Library or Museum Studies, History or Anthropology. This position is limited to students who meet the Young Canada Works program’s set criteria and have registered with the online database at www.youngcanadaworks.gc.ca. Advanced computer skills are required, while familiarity with database applications, and in particular PastPerfect Museum Software is a definite asset. Applicant must be able to work independently with good clerical accuracy, and have the ability to organize and plan. Time management is also required. Familiarity with artefact handling, archival description standards, and a museum/archives environment are also assets. Applicant must have excellent English skills, including excellent verbal and writing abilities. Applicant must have excellent customer service skills and a pleasant manner. Police checks, including a Vulnerable Sector Screening check are required.
 
Length of position: 15 weeks
# of positions: 1
Hours/Week: 35 Salary: $14/hr
The Orillia Museum of Art & History is an equal opportunity employer and has in place a Human Resources Policy that it follows
with regard to hiring practices for applicants and the participation of the Government of Canada’s job equity groups.
Deadline for application for this position is Friday, April 3, 2020 by 4pm. Applications may be submitted, in confidence, by e-mail
to the attention of:
Ninette Gyorody
Orillia Museum of Art & History
30 Peter Street S.
Orillia, ON
L3V 5A9
Tel: (705) 326-2159 x101
 
 
Please note that the job has not yet been created and is subject to the availability of funding through the Young Canada Works program.