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Museum Assistant (student)
Position Code:2017-SLPC-144
Business Unit:Fort Henry
Position Location:Kingston
Position Status:Student
Hours/Week:Variable up to 36.25
  
Job Description & Requirements
Join a dynamic team at Fort Henry National Historic Site of Canada, part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site, that embraces customer service to provide visitors with a treasured experience. You will contribute to a great work environment with your high level of performance.

POSITION:  MUSEUM ASSISTANT (student)

HOURS OF WORK: variable hours to a maximum of 36.25 hours per week (weekends, evenings and holidays as required)

DIVISION / LOCATION: 
Fort Henry National Historic Site of Canada
Kingston, Ontario

SALARY: $12.25 per hour

PERIOD OF EMPLOYMENT: May 8 to September 3, 2017

DUTIES:
To assist the Curator in providing for the care and conservation of the artifacts collections of Fort Henry National Historic Site of Canada. To assist the Curator in conducting an inventory of the museum and library. To assist the Curator in managing the library collection. To assist the Curator in the operation of the reference library and archives.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Previous museum training and demonstrated record in the handling of artifacts; an understanding of the importance of the care of nationally significant artifacts; enrollment in a related field such as museum management, history of exhibit design; demonstrated communication skills; aptitude in data entry.

In your resume and/or cover letter, please indicate specifically how your experience, skills and knowledge relate to the duties and qualifications stated above.  

HIRING FOR THE 2017 HAS BEEN COMPLETED. WE WILL CONTINUE TO ACCEPT APPLICATIONS UNTIL LABOUR DAY AS VACANCIES MAY OCCUR DURING THE OPERATING SEASON.

The St. Lawrence Parks Commission is an equal opportunity employer.