New Job posting! Gallery Assistant

Gallery Assistant (Seasonal position)

Hours: average 12 - 17 hours a week , Hourly wage: $15.20

Taking applications until: May 10, 2021

Employment Dates: beginning of  May 2021 - end of July 2021, to start asap.

Supervisor: Gallery Director, visacgallery.com


To apply:
Please email the Gallery Director at: director@visacgallery.com with your resume, contact info, and a little bit about yourself. We will be contacting applicants chosen for interviews throughout the beginning of May.

 

 

 

Requirements & Preferred Skills:

Computer Literate and Social Media skills a must.

Work well with others and take direction from supervisor.

Able to lift/move 25 lbs+.

Ability to carry out tasks independently and in a timely manner.

Great communication and organizational skills.

Ability to present oneself in a professional manner.

Interest and experience in the arts and dedicated to gaining experience and knowledge in the career field of the arts and/or non-profits prefered*

Able to work Thursday-Friday 10:30am-5pm, and the occasional Wed and/or Saturday daytime. 

Able to represent the VISAC Gallery and exhibition space in a positive, engaging, and appropriate manner.

An eager and strong work ethic with the ability to be flexible and take on additional tasks.

Customer service experience is a plus.

Retail experience is a plus.

*This position is a  learning position where skills such as curating, event planning, digital media creation, and program planning will be taught and supported. 

Responsibilities and Roles: 

Gallery Attendant: Open up the new gallery space at the Waneta Plaza to ensure it is ready for guests, greet and assist guests. Expected to educate oneself on current exhibits to answer questions and interpret current works.  Make and record sales. Ensure safety of art during shift and that all covid protocols are followed.

Curator's Assistant: Assist with the installation and prep of new exhibits. 

Director’s Assistant: Organize and maintain records, collections, and supplies. Assist with event coordination.

Social Media Liaison and Promotion: Aid in the promotion of Gallery exhibits, classes, and programs. Assist in promotion of the VISAC Gallery’s social media pages to engage target audiences.

 

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Town: Trail, BC