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P.O. Box 337, 17 George St.
Parry Sound, Ontario, P2A 2X4 
Phone: 705-746-5365
Adults $5
Senior/Child $3
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Collections Assistant

1 Year Contract, 35 hours per week, as assigned
Employer: West Parry Sound District Museum
Salary: $33,670
Deadline to apply: April 26, 2022, or until position is filled.
Contact: Nadine Hammond
Address: P.O. Box 337, 17 George St. Parry Sound, ON P2A 2X4
Phone: 705-746-5365


Under the direct supervision of the Curator/Manager and Collections Supervisor, the Collections Assistant will serve as a key team member and active participant in the process in relocating and cataloguing artifacts located in an off-site storage space.

Roles and Responsibilities
• Catalogue, arrange, describe and enter artifact information into collections management database,
• Conduct research on artifacts,
• Complete artifact condition reports,
• Complete activities that minimize physical deterioration and contribute to the preservation and longevity of the permanent collection,
• Assist with carrying out basic collection management procedures,
• Light housekeeping duties,
• Special projects as they arise.

• Familiar with a Museum setting
• Prior experience with Past Perfect, QuickBooks, and Microsoft Office


Applications for this position will be accepted until April 26th, or until the position is filled. Please send a cover letter and resume to: Nadine Hammond


This opportunity is proudly supported by Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation and is funded through the Workforce Development Program. Eligibility requirements of the program can be found here:  




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