Medalta is seeking a reliable, energetic individual to join our conservation and maintenance team. This is a term position that will take place between 31 August 2020 and 31 March 2021.
The Conservation and Maintenance Assistant will have the opportunity to learn conservation and maintenance techniques that have been approved for use on our historic buildings. This is a multi-faceted position that includes painting, equipment maintenance, grounds maintenance and other conservation work within the Historic Clay District.
Medalta is a National Historic Site that engages its visitors and community with creative learning experiences within a stunning heritage site. We seek to recruit talented people from our community to work in a dynamic museum environment.
The Conservation and Maintenance Assistant position is supported by the Young Canada Works Program. It offers an opportunity for students to gain some quality work experience and earn some money along the way. The position will be between 3-5 days a week (full-time or part-time), depending on the educational circumstances of the successful candidate.
If selected and pre-approved by Young Canada Works, the candidate can start as early as Monday August 31st 2020.
Necessary Knowledge, Abilities and Skills:
- Must have been enrolled in full-time classes in the 2019-2020 school year;
- Must be enrolled in full-time classes for the Fall/Winter 2020-2021 semester.
- Must be between 18-30 years of age.
- Must have a valid class 5 driver’s licence.
Wage: $16.00 per hour, a total of 80 days at 7.5 hours per day. These hours will be scheduled between Monday and Saturday from 7:00am-3:00pm.
To Apply: We encourage applicants to sign-up through the Young Canada Works website as you must be pre-approved to ensure you meet their criteria for funding. Please send resume and availability to firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible.