Special Event Assistant

(Oshawa Museum)

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Position ID: V-OSH0439 Last Modified: 16 Jan 2020 Last Full Update: 16 Jan 2020
Opportunity Details
ContactJill Passmore, Visitor Experience Coordinator, Oshawa Museum; Phone: 905-436-7624 ext 106; Email: programming@oshawamuseum.org
DutiesGreet groups upon arrival * lead tour of houses * participate in craft sessions * perform heritage demonstrations-candle making, butter making, weaving etc * implement spring and summer break programs * provide artifact and building security * duties as required
More Info Linkwww.oshawamuseum.org
BenefitsWork directly with museum professionals and its collections * network, gain valuable work experience * free admission to Museum, special events for you and friend
ClientsSchools * special interest groups * the public
Ages13 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Couples ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestCulture & Heritage ; Event Coordination & Support ; Guide / Greeter
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; First Aid ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Working with Children
Commitment LengthLong Term
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours20 / Year
Dates and TimesSchool tours generally occur during weekdays * special events and special interest group tours take place in the evening and on weekends
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityPartially Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door
LocationOshawa Museum, 1450 Simcoe St S (Lakeview Park), Oshawa
Number of PositionsOshawa: 3 individual(s) 
3 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
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Organization NameOshawa Museum
Office Phone905-436-7624
Address & Map
1450 Simcoe St S
Oshawa, ON L1H 8S8
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