The Corporation of the Town of Arnprior invites applications for the position of:
Museum Weekend Staff
Job Type: Part-Time; Fixed Term: April 28th to December 16th, 2018
Work Location: Arnprior and District Museum
Reports to: Museum Curator
Hourly Wage: $14.00/hr
Positions Available: 2
Weekly Schedule: 10 to 11 hours/week; (Saturday & Sunday shifts)
The Town of Arnprior is currently inviting applications from candidates to fill a fixed term, part-time position of Museum Weekend Staff that commences end of April to mid-December. Museum Weekend Staff will be available to greet patrons of the Museum, answer general enquires, and provide guided tours during the weekend open hours of the Museum and the Town’s Seasonal Market. These positions will oversee front-line operations of the Museum by following the opening and closing procedures for the building, handling cash and maintaining records of the gift shop, and by conducting regular security checks for the building and artefacts. The role will assist the Museum Curator and other Museum staff and volunteers with special projects including development and promotion of museum events, programs, and/or exhibits, and supporting collection management.
The successful candidate shall enjoy working with children and persons of all ages, possess general knowledge of the Town of Arnprior & District heritage and culture, be experienced with handling cash, computers, and phones, and be efficient in providing customer service and meeting multiple demands. Assets include: local knowledge, previous experience developing and leading children’s programs, current CPR/First Aid certification, and possession of a current (valid within 6 months) Vulnerable Sector Check. If you require a disability-related accommodation to participate in the recruitment process please email Laura Garbuio at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Interested candidates are invited to submit a cover letter and resume by 3:00 PM local time on April 12th, 2018 quoting “Museum Weekend Staff” attention to Laura Garbuio, Human Resources Officer, by:
Mail: Town of Arnprior
105 Elgin St. W.
Arnprior, ON K7S 0A8
Facsimile: (613) 623-8091
The Town is committed to maintaining an equitable work environment and welcomes submissions from all qualified applicants. Internal and external candidates may be reviewed simultaneously. Only the candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Information collected will be used in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act for the purpose of candidate selection.