Job Posting

Museum Curatorial Assistant

Salary: $15.50/Hourly
Job Type: Full Time, Student
Start Date: 2021-05-19

Language: English
Minimum Education: High School
Positions Available: 1

NOC Group: Technical Occupations Related to Museums and Art Galleries (5212)
NOC Job Title: Curatorial Assistant
Expires in 25 days
Expires: 2021-05-05
Last Updated: 2021-03-24

Job Number: 663806

Job Location(s)

7011 Pioneer Avenue,
P.O. Box 313
Agassiz, British Columbia
V0M 1A0, Canada

Job Description


Are you passionate about natural and cultural heritage? Are you familiar with the communities of Agassiz, Harrison Mills, and Harrison Hot Springs? Then consider joining us as a Curatorial Assistant this summer!

The Agassiz-Harrison Museum & Visitor Information Centre has an exciting 15-week youth summer employment position available from May19 to August 29, 2021.  Wage $15.50 per hour.

We are looking for a Curatorial Assistant to conduct archival digitization and cataloguing, object collection care, exhibit design, interpretive planning, and visitor services tasks.


This is a Young Canada Works (YCW) funded program. To be eligible you must be:

  • a full-time student in Spring 2021, returning to full-time studies in the Fall of 2021
  • between 16 and 30 years of age at the start of employment
  • willing to commit to the full duration of the work assignment
  • will not have another full-time job (over 30 hours a week) during the Young Canada Works (YCW) work assignment;
  • able to work 35 hours a week including weekends
  • able to pass a Criminal Record check.

 Required Skills:

  • Communication: Must be a highly skilled communicator, in both oral presentation and the written word
  • Interpersonal: Must be an effective team player, and able to work smoothly and effectively with a wide range of museum volunteers, staff and visitors
  • Technical: Must have computer and software skills in order to work in the museum’s project management systems

Please forward your resume and a cover letter detailing your experience and interest via email to; Charlotte Murray, Manager/Curator at

Deadline: Wednesday, May 5th, 2021.

 Only those candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted. For more information about the Agassiz-Harrison Museum & Visitor Information Centre, please visit:



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How to Apply

Expiring: May 05, 2021

Contact: Charlotte Murray
Phone: 604-796-3545