June 28, 2017 Hours:
11 to 4

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P.O. Box 337, 17 George St.
Parry Sound, Ontario, P2A 2X4 
Email: info@museumontowerhill.com
Phone: 705-746-5365
Adults $5
Senior/Child $3
Pass Holders FREE

Collection Assistant

Application Deadline: April 14, 2017
Start Date: June 1, 2017
End Date: May 31, 2018
Wage: $32,760.00
Hours: 35 Hours a week, weekends and some evenings

Qualifications: Graduate of post-secondary University with a degree in museum studies or conservation.

Tasks and Duties:

To aid in the successful execution of the Collection Storage project by:

  • Researching disassociated and found in collection objects 
  • Determining significance and future placement of said objects 
  • Labeling and recording results of research for accessioned objects into collections database (Past Perfect)
  • Record results of inventory into collections database 
  • Help to implement new collections procedures
  • Organize Artist's Room into functioning space that can be used for Exhibition preparation

In addition to undertaking duties that relate specifically to this project the intern will assist in various tasks that will allow the Museum to operate successfully. Activities may include:

  • Aid in the successful operation of the Museum (managing the gift shop, environmental readings, light cleaning, etc.)
  • Special projects as they arise

Please email cover letter and resume to info@museumontowerhill.com with a subject line of "Collection Assistant"  by April 14, 2017 


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