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Employment

 

Intern Resource Centre Assistant (2 positions)

Duties:

  1. Maintains library collection, including shelving, sorting and filing of material.
  2. Prepares and maintains computerized records of holdings for serial items, books and other material collected.
  3. Assists staff with research related to bibliographies, archives and publications.
  4. Orders books, periodicals, magazines and other library resource materials as directed by curatorial staff.
  5. Maintains publications exchange with other institutions.
  6. Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Pursuing/holding a university degree or diploma in Library Science or Library and Information Technology,  with an interest in fine arts and culture, and planning to return to school in the fall of 2015.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge and experience of current practices in library systems.
  • Demonstrated research and organizational skill.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to follow directions, pay close attention to detail and detect errors quickly.
  • Possess a high level of initiative
  • Demonstrated skill in the use of Microsoft Office Suite.  Experience with database software and library software is preferable.
  • Gallery/museum experience an asset

To apply for this position applicants must meet the Young Canada Works student eligibility requirements as described at www.youngcanadaworks.gc.ca

Please apply through the City of Saskatoon Employment Opportunities Website.  https://www.saskatoon.ca/city-hall/careers-city/current-employment-opportunities

Salary
19.29 per hour

CLOSING DATE:
Wednesday April 15, 2015.

 

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Preparator Assistant

Duties:

  1. Assist in the preparation of the artwork in the permanent collection for relocation to the move to the new Remai Modern Art Gallery of Saskatchewan.
  2. Mat and unmat works of art on paper, construct crates, trays, boxes and other devices for the safe and secure storage and transport of fine art works.
  3. Wrap, crate, move and handle artworks.
  4. Lift and move heavy objects.
  5. Frame and unframe artworks.
  6. Ability to problem solve.
  7. Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Pursuing/holding a university degree in Fine Arts or Museum Studies, and planning to return to school in the fall of 2015.
  • Knowledge and experience of practices and standards in the handling, moving, matting, framing, wrapping, packaging, crating and storage of fine artworks.
  • Demonstrated problem solving and organizational skills.
  • Good communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to follow directions, pay close attention to detail and detect potential or realized damages or errors quickly.
  • Possess a high level of initiative and flexibility
  • Demonstrated skill in the use of workshop power tools and equipment
  • Ability to lift, move and handle large, heavy, fragile and valuable fine art objects, crates and other structures.
  • Gallery/Museum experience an asset.

To apply for this position applicants must meet the Young Canada Works student eligibility requirements as described at www.youngcanadaworks.gc.ca

Please apply through the City of Saskatoon Employment Opportunities Website. https://www.saskatoon.ca/city-hall/careers-city/current-employment-opportunities

Salary:

16.90 per hour

Closing date – Wednesday April 15, 2015.