Student in the field of history, anthropology, english, asian canadian and asian migration studies, museum studies, curatorial studies, library and archival studies, and other fields. Must be a current full-time student between the ages of 16 and 30 and intend to return to your studies in the fall.
- Good level of computer literacy including spreadsheets, database software, email.
- Familiar with the Rules for Archival Description.
- Familiar with preservation and conservation.
- Fluent in English with excellent writing skills. Japanese language would be an asset.
- Knowledge of Canadian History/Japanese Canadian History would be an asset.
- Regularly required to lift and/or move up to 10 lbs; 15-20 lbs on an occasional basis.
We invite individuals who reflect the diversity of our visitors to apply. In accordance with the British Columbia Accessibility Act a request for accommodation will be considered throughout the hiring process.
Candidates will be chosen on the basis of their skill level and ability, therefore we welcome all applicants regardless of race, gender or disability.
Please forward applications with resume and cover letter by email to:
Sherri Kajiwara, Director|Curator – skajiwara[at]nikkeiplace.org
Applications will be accepted until April 30th, 2020 but don’t delay, candidate interviews may be set up before the application deadline.
POSITION IS DEPENDENT ON GRANT FUNDING
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Period of employment: June 2 – August 8, 2020 (10 weeks total with the possibility of an extension) NEW DATES!
Hours: 9:30 am – 5pm Tuesday to Saturday
Salary: $17.00 per hour + mers
Please check the full description below.
Collections Assistant Job Description