Arts & Culture - Nose Creek Valley Museum: Handy Person

Handy Person

  •  Individual Adult (18+)

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Assist the Museum Curator in providing a safe and pleasing environment for the museum’s visitors, volunteers and staff.

This position impacts all areas of the museum’s operations.

The job focus will mainly be making sure that the building’s infrastructure is satisfactorily looked after by participating in the museum’s maintenance process.  

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM US

An environment that permits the candidate to use her/his knowledge, skills and experience effectively and responsibly without constant direction.

A group of staff and volunteers who are open to the support and guidance that can be provided by ‘our’ Handy Person.

The opportunity to work with a staff and volunteer team that is committed to delivering a first-class visit or other experience to the museum visitors and users.

The opportunity to gain first-hand knowledge of the history of the Nose Creek Valley.

 

WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU

A demonstrated ability in the use of power tools and the ability to maintain a clean, safe and organized workshop.

The use of light construction and painting skills.

The use of plumbing skills to perform tasks such as replacing washers in taps and tending to any other plumbing issues that may arise in the facility.

The ability to maintain and to recommend changes to the building infrastructure.

The ability to perform a weekly inspection of both the interior and exterior areas of the museum and repair or report any issues that have been observed.

The ability to assist with event setup and breakdown as required.

The ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a small team environment.

The candidate should exhibit strong attention to detail and accuracy.

There is a need to undergo a Criminal Record Information Check and a Vulnerable Sector Check prior to the first shift worked.

 

NEXT STEPS

Please contact the Nose Creek Valley Museum at 403-948-6685 in order to arrange a meeting with the museum’s Volunteer Coordinator.

 

Qualifications Required

  • Age Requirement Must be at least 18+ Required
  • Criminal Record Clearance by RCMP Must be I will complete a Criminal Record Check, if necessary.