Deadline Extended - Museum Assistant contract

Posted 16/09/29 in NEWS

Extended deadline to apply for this postion is 6 October 2016 at noon.

You can apply by email to pwhitlow (at), or in person to 184 Mohawk Street, Brantford at the Museum Reception desk.


Job Description

Job Title:             Museum Assistant
Division:              Museum, Woodland Cultural Centre

Job Duties:

- Assist Museum with program delivery
- Follow Woodland Personnel Policies, and Museum Policies
- Interact with the public in a professional and courteous manner
- Data entry into the Museum system
- Day-to-day office administration
- Filing of Museum records
- Photocopying, faxing, answering telephone


- Knowledge of computer software and various programs
- Good organizational skills, and willing to learn in an office environment
- Effective verbal and listening communication skills
- Time management skills, and completion of assigned projects
- Able to work as a team as well as independently
- Research skills would be considered an asset
- Knowledge of native language would be considered an asset

Eligible Applicants:

Youth between the ages of 15-30 inclusive who are either unemployed or underemployed and are looking to gain work experience.  Please note, applicant cannot be in school.


- $15.74 per hour plus (10% MERCS)
- 30 hours per week
- 27 weeks

Please submit a resume, cover letter and three (3) references (with contact information – either email or telephone number) by October 6 at 12 pm to